Mozilla Firefox 14 Released With Improved Security Features

World’s third most popular web browser Mozilla Firefox has released its latest version 14 today and is ready for download. This is the second release in two months as Firefox has changed its release cycle to six weeks following Google Chrome’s footsteps. The latest version emphasizes heavily on security features. What’s hot? One of the most attractive...

How To Solve: Cannot Write to Ext3 or Ext4 Partition

Problem: While installing fresh new Ubuntu 12.04, I created an extra ext3 partition exclusively for Linux usage along with my Root, Swap and Home partition. Problem occurred when I tried to copy something in that particular ext3 partition. I did not have write permission to it. I was surprised to know that I cannot create a folder...

LibreOffice Version 3.5.5 Released!

Berlin, July 11th, 2012. Document Foundation has released the latest stable version 3.5.5 of its flagship open source office suite LibreOffice. LibreOffice is currently the best free and open source alternative to Microsoft Office.LibreOffice also thanked the rapidly growing developer community for the bug finding and fixes. The new version boasts of the improvements in Calc, Impress,...

How To Install A Theme In Ubuntu 12.04

Ubuntu by default comes with Ambiance theme and few other themes like Radiance etc. But these themes are not the best out there and you may want to experiment a bit with the appearance of your computer by installing a new theme but often wonder how do I install a new theme in Ubuntu 12.04. This simple...

Download Free Ubuntu 12.04 Manual For Absolute Beginners

Ubuntu by default is one of the most easy to use Linux distribution and this is why it is preferred by most of the beginner Linux users. It obviously doesn’t mean that Linux experts do not use Ubuntu. There are tons of official documentation along with numerous how-to tutorials available on a number of websites, blogs and...

How to solve: stdin: not in gzip format

Problem: I tried to unzip a file MyFile.tar.gz which looked like a gzipped file by the name. But while unzipping I encountered an error “gzip stdin not in gzip format” which was as following: $tar xvzf MyFile.tar.gz gzip: stdin: not in gzip format tar: Child returned status 1 tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors The error...

Opera 12 Released!

Popular web browser Opera has released its newest version today, Opera 12. Opera is one of the top 5 most popular web browser in the world and the new version brings some very good feature that should result in an increase in the popularity of this niche web browser. Opera 12 boasts of many new feature and...

Ubunchu Manga Series Featuring Ubuntu In Stores Now

The print edition of Ubunchu, a Japanese manga (comics) series featuring Ubuntu Linux will go on sale in last week of June’12. Though the electronic version of Ubunchu manga series available for free, the print edition is available for a small fee. The plot of the series revolves around three school students in a system-admin club are getting into...

Mozilla Says It is Raising Privacy Awareness By Violating Privacy of Users

Brief: Mozilla’s latest Firefox release is better than Google Chrome, both in terms of speed and violating user’s privacy. Mozilla Firefox is in news this month as well. Last month, Mozilla gained praises for its extraordinary Quantum release. This month, it has been ‘caught’ experimenting with users’ privacy without their consent. If you are already using Firefox 57...