Apps

Our List of must have Linux Apps

As a vivid Ubuntu / Linux user, we have a selection of Linux distro apps that are a must have most especially when you install a fresh Linux OS. If you are in the process of finding the right apps to install on your new Linux OS, look no further as we highlight below some useful apps we think you would love and would be of benefit to your daily usage.

Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.0.22 released, Install on Ubuntu 16.04

VirtualBox 5.0.22 released today, a maintenance release of VirtualBox 5.0 which improves stability and fixes regressions. Some addressed issues includes fix for certain 32-bit guests, fixed mouse pointer offset, made old X.Org releases work again with kernels 3.11 and later, fixed X.Org crash after hard guest reset. VirtualBox 5.0.22 changelog VMM: fixes for certain Intel Atom hosts VMM: properly restore the complete FPU state for 32-bit guests on 64-bit hosts on Intel Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge CPUs VMM: new I/O-APIC implementation fixing several bugs and improving the performance under certain conditions VMM: fixed a potential Linux guest panic on AMD hosts VMM: fixed a potential hang with 32-bit EFI guests on Intel CPUs (VT-x without unrestricted guest execution) GUI: don’t allow to start subsequent separate VM instances GUI: raised upper limit for video capture screen resolution GUI: warn if the VM has less than 128MB VRAM configured and 3D enabled Main: when monitoring DNS configuration changes on Windows hosts avoid false positives from competing DHCP renewals.

Genysis Rewards: Earn Free Gift Cards

Genysis Rewards – is the latest most popular rewards app now. Genysis Rewards allows you to earn credits for watching videos, completing surveys, trying apps, games and many more! Once you’ve collected enough credits, redeem with Google Play, iTunes, Steam, Starbucks and Amazon cards or PayPal cash. We currently offer over 10 sponsors which is more than any of our competitors and we guarantee instant payout/rewards within 24hrs including weekends. We are also working with other sponsors to provide you better offer range to choose from.

Ten great new features to install on Windows 10

After the successful release of first major update to Windows 10, this post now looks at Ten great new features to install on Windows 10 machine after installing the latest update. Since launching Windows 10, hundreds of product updates had been released to make Windows better than ever with new innovations including new features for Cortana, Microsoft Edge, Mail and Calendar, Maps, Groove, Photos, Skype, Xbox and much more. In fact, when you upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10, you will notice almost 30% faster start-up times on average.

The new Apple TV now available – Buy now

Apple have just announced today the availability of Apple TV for purchase. In this present world, Apps are now how you watch your favourite films, programmes, live sport and more. The new Apple TV makes that easier than ever with the Siri Remote, a new interface, and the App Store, where you’ll find games and apps that completely change what you expect from your big screen. It all adds up to an amazing experience that is the future of television.

Wine 1.7.43 released with support for WoW64 mode on ARM64

Wine 1.7.43 recently released, comes various bug fixes including support for support for WoW64 mode on ARM64, Improved support for Shell Browser windows, Some more API Sets libraries, Read/write operations support with built-in devices, and Major Catalan translation update . Wine (Wine Is Not An Emulator) as we already know is a software for running Windows applications on Linux machines. Wine 1.7.43 changelog WinBoard console window stops working after 32767 chars Legions Overdrive: crashes when starting a game Mini Racing Online: Cars are invisible Starcraft Campaign Editor shows Wine icon instead of map icon Battlefield Bad Company 2 audio doesn’t work in-game C&C – Red Alert 2 can not enter campaign when fullscreen JScript Date.

Unofficial Ubuntu AppStore released

Following the recent announcement of the availability of Ubuntu’s first mobile phone code-named Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition, Unofficial Ubuntu Appstore had been released. You can now browse, download, and search apps from the Ubuntu click appstore – appstore.bhdouglass.com. While this app uses the Ubuntu click appstore api, it caches images and data to be kind to the api. This app is currently designed to be deployed on OpenShift. The gear running the app needs to have the Nodejs and MongoDB cartridge setup.