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Python 3 By Default For Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – Good or Bad?

Python 3 By Default For Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – Good or Bad?

Ubuntu Online Summit discussed plans for merging off of Python 2 and providing Python 3 by default over the next year, just in the time for the LTS(long term support) release of Ubuntu 16.04.Other distributions have already begun...

Ubuntu 15.10 Comes With GCC 5 Compiler By Default

Ubuntu 15.10 Comes With GCC 5 Compiler By Default

During the Ubuntu Online Summit (UOS) event for Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) that took place early this week, between May 5 and 7, on the UbuntuOnAir channel, the Ubuntu developers discussed the possibility of...

Download uGet For Ubuntu

Install the latest uGet for Linux and easily speed up your downloads for games, movies, torrents and more.

Rest Easy – Deb-Based Ubuntu Will Continue To Be Offered For A While Longer

Rest Easy – Deb-Based Ubuntu Will Continue To Be Offered For A While Longer

This is according to LinuxNews, it should relax a lot of you Deb supporters a bit, read on… Canonical is bringing some very significant changes to Ubuntu and that includes a new way of packaging...

Microsoft Visual Studio Code On Linux – Worth The Try

Microsoft Visual Studio Code On Linux – Worth The Try

A few days ago, Microsoft released Microsoft Visual Studio Code, a new development tool for Windows, Linux and Mac OS, mostly focused on web development (ASP.NET and Node.JS) even if, it has a base support...

Ubuntu’s Desktop NEXT Switching From .DEBs To Snappy – Good or Bad?

Ubuntu’s Desktop NEXT Switching From .DEBs To Snappy – Good or Bad?

Ubuntu 15.04 was just released and Canonical is ready to show us some up and coming features… This next release will finally feature a build that switches from Debian packages (.deb) to using Snappy Personal. Hmm is this...