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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Desktop Review: A smooth evolution

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Desktop

Although there are quite a number of changes, the Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Desktop release is once more rather an evolution than a revolution. This is of course something many of us appreciate about Ubuntu, because it allows a smooth transition between the Long Term Support (LTS) releases.

The best Bitcoin Clients for Ubuntu - Multibit, Armory and Bitcoin-Qt

The best Bitcoin Clients for Ubuntu

Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Bitcoin is open-source; its design is public, nobody owns or controls Bitcoin and everyone can take part. Through many of its unique properties, Bitcoin allows exciting uses that could not be covered by any previous payment system. We tested the best Ubuntu Bitcoin Clients for you (Multibit, Armory and Bitcoin-Qt). Here you'll find a short review with some installation instructions.

Use shutter for advanced Ubuntu screenshots and image capture

Shutter screenshot tool in Ubuntu

Whenever you take screenshots using the default screenshot tool of Ubuntu, the image does not look as good as the screen itself (the quality is deteriorated). So if would like to take high quality screenshots, you have to install an advanced tool. Our suggestion would be to use the screen capture tool Shutter. Shutter is a feature-rich screenshot program for Linux based operating systems such as Ubuntu.

Use the "WebHTTrack Website Copier" to copy simple websites with Ubuntu

Ubuntu copy websites

If you want to copy simple websites using Ubuntu, then you can very easily do so with the "WebHTTrack Website Copier". You can conveniently install this program using the Ubuntu Software Center. Obviously this program does not work properly for CMS based websites.

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