How to Search, Install, Remove Snap Apps in Command Line

This simple tutorial shows how to search for, install, remove, and list installed Snap applications in Ubuntu from command line. Snap is an universal Linux package format developed by Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu. Though many users hate the Snap apps, it’s hard to keep away from it since many popular applications (e.g., VLC, Spotify,… Continue reading How to Search, Install, Remove Snap Apps in Command Line

Install OBS Studio Easily via Snap in Ubuntu

For those who don’t want to add third-party repositories, the free and open-source streaming and recording program OBS Studio now can be easily installed in Ubuntu via Snap package. Snap is an universal Linux package format. Snap application runs in sandbox and it auto-updates itself once a new release is out and snapped by the… Continue reading Install OBS Studio Easily via Snap in Ubuntu

How to Install The Latest Eclipse 4.7.3a in Ubuntu 18.04

The latest release of Eclipse IDE now is quite easy to install in Ubuntu 16.04, and Ubuntu 18.04 since it’s made into snap package. Snap is an universal Linux package format. It ships with most run-time libraries so it’s normally large in file size. The snap applications run in sandbox and they can be installed… Continue reading How to Install The Latest Eclipse 4.7.3a in Ubuntu 18.04

You Can Now Install Skype in Ubuntu via Snap

Skype for Linux now is available as snap, the universal Linux app packaging format, with easy install and automatic updates. “London, UK – 1st February 2018 – Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, announces today that Skype is now available as a snap, the universal Linux app packaging format. Available as of today, the release means… Continue reading You Can Now Install Skype in Ubuntu via Snap

Corebird 1.6 Snap now is available for install in Ubuntu 16.04

Last updated on November 28th, 2019 [ac-box style=”alert”]Corebird discontinued! Try Cawbird as an alternative.[/ac-box] For those prefer Snap to Flapak, the latest Corebird twitter client 1.6 was finally available as snap, while it can’t be built as traditional package in Ubuntu 16.04. Corebird 1.6 was release a few weeks ago with following changes: Dependencies: GTK+… Continue reading Corebird 1.6 Snap now is available for install in Ubuntu 16.04