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Sunday, December 26, 2010

WallArt Transforms Your Ubuntu Desktop Background

Have you ever wondered how you can have a personal desktop background using your own pictures an a slideshow?

There is an available background in Ubuntu which is Cosmos. This uses a script to give a slideshow of the pictures inside the Cosmos folder. You could do it the hard way by replacing all the pictures and renaming it with the names used by the Cosmos script. I've tried that and lost interest halfway through. I had a lot of pictures to put so it takes a lot of time to rename all of them and include it in the script, one by one.

Friday, December 10, 2010

MY CHRISTMAS WISH THIS YEAR: A NOKIA C7

Nokia has done it again. They have released a new multimedia phone packed with all the goodies I want. The Nokia C7 has all I need for Christmas.The best features that I like about it are:

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Making Panels, Tabs and Menus Transparent in Ubuntu

Here is another tutorial on how you can personalize your Ubuntu desktop. There are a lot of parts on your Ubuntu desktop that we can customize. Have you noticed that the color of your panels are different from your desktop background? Are your drop-down menus in solid color?  We can change that with some simple configurations. Your desktop will look something like this:





Thursday, November 18, 2010

Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal For Netbooks

Canonical has released its newest Ubuntu. This is the Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal for netbooks which is a daily build for testing purposes according to netbooksreviews.net.



Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Cool Plymouth Manager for Ubuntu With Easy To Use GUI

I've shown you how to make a simple plymouth theme on my earlier post by editing the existing script. Now here is a newly developed utility made by Mefrio to help us change the startup and shutdown screen (Plymouth Theme) for newer versions of Ubuntu.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

I Support Manny Pacquiao, the World’s #1 Boxer, just like Head and Shoulders, the World’s #1 Shampoo!


Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao aka Manny Pacquiao as he is known worldwide is currently the only boxer to win nine world titles in seven different weight divisions. He has given pride and glory to the Philippines for winning against much greater opponents in the boxing ring. He started as an underdog and rose to be the No. 1 Boxer in the World today. He has been named "Fighter of the Decade" by the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) and also "Fighter of the Year" in 2006, 2008, and 2009 by BWAA and Ring Magazine. 





How To Use Screenlets On Ubuntu 10.04

If you wish to make your Ubuntu desktop look great then you will need screenlets. Go to Ubuntu Software Center and search for Screenlets.



Friday, November 5, 2010

How To Install Ubuntu Font Family on Ubuntu 10.04

If you like Maverick's default font but you don't want to upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10, don't fret you can install the Ubuntu Font in your Lucid install. Open the Ubuntu Software Center then search for Ubuntu Font  Family.


Wednesday, October 27, 2010

How To Change Splash Screen in Ubuntu 10.04/10.10

You may be searching for hours or even days like myself on how to customize your boot splash on your newly installed Ubuntu because you want to have a personalized system.

If you don't like this:


Then we'll make a new one that you would be happy with.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

How To Remove PulseAudio on Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat)

Many of you may have encountered issues with PulseAudio. In my case I have sound problems with PulseAudio in Skype. Here is a quick way to remove PulseAudio.

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat Netbook Out Now!

This is the day! Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat is released.

Saturday, October 2, 2010

TESTED: Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat on EEEPC 4G

You can download it from here:http://www.ubuntu.com/testing/maverick/beta. Choose the netbook edition. Create a Live CD using the Ubuntu Startup Disk Creator or Unetbootin onto a 1 GB USB thumbdrive or SD card. Restart your computer then run the Live CD to install the new Ubuntu 10.10.