Shifting to KDE Plasma from Unity

With Canonical declaring end of life for Unity and end of support in 2021, its time to look at more usable DEs than the default DE that Ubuntu is going to ship with in the 17.10 release on wards. Enough is said on the internet about Gnome and its usability, however in my opinion it…

Ubuntu ready for Business?

Hey Folks This question pops up everytime Microsoft or Canonical release a new version or edition of their popular Operating system. Microsoft keeps on harping on its deep rooted user comfort and keeps giving UI refreshed Operating System with same old backend with minor changes – BTW they charge you for the UI design. Anyway,…

Time in other location- in Ubuntu 1504

I have observed that since 14.04 sometimes time in other locations does not work the way it should work. It does not let you add any other location in the clock section thereby impacting your ability to quickly know the times and timezone of your friendsĀ  and family. Below is a quick and dirty way…

After installing Ubuntu 14.04

If you have decided to move to the next LTS version of Ubuntu and have indeed installed Ubuntu 14.04, here are work arounds to fix some minor but critical issues you may encounter once you start using the system in production. This applies only to Desktop OS. Skype icon not showing in the top panel…