But ours go to eleven…Opera 11

Opera 11 has been making a lot of buzz across the Internet today now that an alpha version has been released. New in Opera 11 is support for the very much requested extensions! While there is currently a very limited selection of extensions available, I suspect this will quickly change. 😉 If you’re using Opera … Continue reading “But ours go to eleven…Opera 11”

Ambiance & Radiance Skins and Speed Dial Backgrounds

While I’m waiting for Opera in Linux to improve further (its already pretty great!), I’ve decided to make a couple of adjustments to make the browser feel a little more integrated. Get the skin! I’ve created a simple script that extracts the installed default skin and modifies it with all in one quick run. This … Continue reading “Ambiance & Radiance Skins and Speed Dial Backgrounds”

Ubuntu Software Center vs. Mac App Store

As many of you may already know, Mac OS X now comes installed with a “Mac App Store”. Ubuntu also comes installed with an “Ubuntu Software Center”. Both of these applications serve the same general functionality in very similar formats, but I’m going to take a look at what needs to be improved in the … Continue reading “Ubuntu Software Center vs. Mac App Store”

Ubuntu 10.04’s Themes…

If you’re a regular to the world of Linux news then you’ve surely heard the news of Ubuntu 10.04’s new “theme shakeup” and probably seen screenshots of the two new themes that are still in the process of being tweaked and finalized. I’ve been using the new wallpaper and themes since they were first introduced … Continue reading “Ubuntu 10.04’s Themes…”