This Extension Adds Transparent Clock & Date Desktop Widget in Ubuntu 20.04+

Want to display time and date on your Ubuntu Desktop as widget? Without Conky or any other app, there’s now Gnome extension can do the trick by adding a live clock on your wallpaper. It’s ‘Showtime’, an extension based on the Budgie Desktop widget. It displays transparent live digital lock, weekday, as well as date… Continue reading This Extension Adds Transparent Clock & Date Desktop Widget in Ubuntu 20.04+

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How to Quickly Find Mouse Pointer in Ubuntu 20.04 / 21.10

For Ubuntu 20.04+ and other Linux with GNOME desktop (e.g., Fedora workstation, Debian and Arch Linux), there’s an extension lets you quickly locate mouse pointer. The extension is called “Jiggle“. It highlights the mouse pointer position when it moved rapidly by applying 3 cool animation effects: Cursor Scaling, Spotlight, and Fireworks. User may choose one… Continue reading How to Quickly Find Mouse Pointer in Ubuntu 20.04 / 21.10

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The Extension Displays GNOME Dash as Top Dock When Mouse Hover Top-bar

There are a few extensions (e.g., Dash-to-dock and Dash-to-panel) to change the Gnome Shell ‘Dash’ appearance and behavior. Here I’m going to introduce the new extension called “Dash from Panel“. GNOME Shell Dash: The ‘Dash’ is the bottom bar in GNOME Activities overview screen, that shows favorite apps and running applications. Ubuntu by default uses… Continue reading The Extension Displays GNOME Dash as Top Dock When Mouse Hover Top-bar

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4 Tools / Extensions to Add Falling Snow Effect on Ubuntu 20.04 /21.10 Desktop

Christmas is coming. It’s snowing lightly outside in my city! Let me show you the ways to enable falling snow animation effect on your Ubuntu or other Linux desktop! 1. XSnow XSnow is till in active development. It enables falling snow effects in GNOME, XFCE, KDE, LXDE, OPENBOX, etc. Which means, user may run it… Continue reading 4 Tools / Extensions to Add Falling Snow Effect on Ubuntu 20.04 /21.10 Desktop

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Enable Cool Burning Animation on Window Close in Ubuntu 20.04 / Higher

A new Gnome extension was created a few days ago to revive the old fashioned ‘windows on fire’ compiz effect. When you click to close an app window, it fires the window and burns it down quickly. This useless but cool feature is developed by Simon Schneegans, who also has a few other great projects… Continue reading Enable Cool Burning Animation on Window Close in Ubuntu 20.04 / Higher

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