Ubuntu 14.04.5 Released with Kernel 4.4 and 16.04 X Stack

The Ubuntu Team has announced the release of Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS. It’s the fifth and final point release that includes new hardware enablement stack (HWE) from Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS (Long-Term Support) for its Desktop, Server, Cloud, and Core products, as well as… Continue reading Ubuntu 14.04.5 Released with Kernel 4.4 and 16.04 X Stack

[Quick Tip] Enable Telnet Service in Ubuntu 14.04

This is quick tutorial that shows you how to install and setup a Telnet server in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. TELNET (TELetype NETwork) is a network protocol used on the Internet or local area network LAN connections. It allows one computer to access a command-line interface on a remote host. Telnet is insecure because the communication… Continue reading [Quick Tip] Enable Telnet Service in Ubuntu 14.04

Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon and MATE Releases Available for Download

Linux Mint Team finally announced the release of 17.1 “Rebecca” Cinnamon and MATE editions, which is a long term support release based on Ubuntu 14.04 that will be supported until 2019. According to the release note, the Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your… Continue reading Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon and MATE Releases Available for Download

How to Speed Up the Unity Dash Response in Ubuntu 14.04 / 14.10

This quick tutorial shows how to improve your Ubuntu experience by speeding up the Unity Dash (search utility) response in Ubuntu 14.10 or Ubuntu 14.04. 1. Remove undesired search results By default, the Dash displays Unity lens, scopes, Amazon online search results, and records file and application usage. You can disable some of them via… Continue reading How to Speed Up the Unity Dash Response in Ubuntu 14.04 / 14.10

RawTherapee 4.2 Released, How to install it in Ubuntu 14.04

The open source raw image processing program RawTherapee 4.2 has been released recently with new features and speed, stability and memory usage optimizations. RawTherapee is an advanced program for developing raw photos and for processing non-raw photos. It is non-destructive, makes use of OpenMP, supports all the cameras supported by dcraw and carries out its… Continue reading RawTherapee 4.2 Released, How to install it in Ubuntu 14.04