How to Install Foxit Reader in Ubuntu?

Adobe invented the PDF (portable document format) thus their PDF Reader is perhaps one of the most widely used applications for reading PDF files. But in my experience, apart from all of its features and usability, it’s a PC resources hog!. If you have a PDF file with lots of images (and somewhat an older

How to Install Synaptic (package manager) in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot?

Synaptic is the graphical front-end that was created to use the powerful, command-line tool called “apt-get”. “apt-get” was originally created by the Debian community, designed to handle the “.deb” archive format for installing/un-installing packages in Debian or Debian based GNU/Linux distributions. In my experience there aren’t that many who can be as powerful (extremely stable)

Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot is Officially Released!

As accordance with Ubuntu’s release schedule, the latest version of Ubuntu, named 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot has been officially released few minutes ago!. This version, just as with the now previous 11.10, no I mean the 11.04 release 😉 is much anticipated by the users for few reasons. It’s much faster than the 11.04, have added numerous features to the Unity

How to Install LibreOffice 3.4.3 in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal?

LibreOffice is the new open-source office productivity suite for GNU/Linux (well not just for GNU/Linux actually, it’s a cross-platform office suite that works in MS Windows and Mac Osx as well). Although by default it works really well with most of the major GNU/Linux desktop environments but from the beginning it had problems while integrating

Ubuntu, Rocking the HP Public Cloud!

Cloud computing is a pretty important “thing” these days. Although personally I don’t feel that safe if I “host” all my data on someone else’s computer on a remote location. Anyhow, Ubuntu in this case has been sneak-peeking into the word of cloud computing for sometime now and they’ve built some solid “framework” which is