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Pogo Music Player 0.5 released and PPA installation instructions includedview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – {lang: 'en-GB'} Probably the simplest and fastest audio player for Linux.Pogo’s elementary-inspired design uses the screen-space very efficiently. It is especially well-suited for people who organize their music by albums on the harddrive. (HowTos)

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[Solved] Thunar video thumbnailsview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Sigh. Stater r20111125 32-bit. So I've installed thunar-thumbnailers. And ffmpegthumbnailer. Thunar is not showing thumbnails for video files (flv, mp4, mov, 3g). I restarted the machine. Still no thumbnails. This applies to files on an external USB HDD. I copied one of the files to /tmp to check, but no thumbnail is shown even for a video file in /tmp. (HowTos)

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Fedora vs. openSUSE vs. CentOS: Which Distribution Should You Use? [Linux]view story

http://www.makeuseof.com – Not too long ago I wrote a similar article about the top three distributions of the Debian side in the Linux family (Debian, Ubuntu, and Linux Mint), but as a true Linux geek I would never want to forget the entire other side of the Linux family, probably best known as the “RPM family”. All of these Linux distributions use .rpm files as installable packages rather than the .deb files w (General)

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SMPlayer and VA API - Floating Controls Flickerview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Thanks!I'm using xcompmgr as composite manager. (HowTos)

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Full Circle Podcast Episode 27 You Cant Buy this Kind of Entertainmentview story

http://fullcirclemagazine.org – Full Circle Podcast Episode 27 You Cant Buy this Kind of Entertainment It’s the final episode of the year: news, predictions, a Figgy pudding and a Pope’s Christmas message. Full Circle Podcast is also a proud member of the Tech Podcasts Network. File Sizes: OGG 48.8Mb MP3 35.1Mb Runtime: 1hr 37mins 05seconds Feeds for both MP3 and OGG: RSS feed, MP3: http://fullcirclemagazine.org/ (Distributions)

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Why isn't WebM video supported out of the box in Ubuntu?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Ubuntu can't include non-free codecs, but has had the ability to play Ogg Theora and Vorbis files out-of-the-box for years because they're open source. Now that WebM is such a popular, free alternative to H.264, why isn't support included by default? (HowTos)

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Clementine 1.0 released with More Internet Radio & Global Searchview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Clementine is a multiplatform music player based on Amarok 1.4, focusing on a fast and easy-to-use interface for searching and playing your music. Version 1.0 was released on Dec 27. This release adds Spotify, Grooveshark and SKY.fm/Digitally Imported support. (HowTos)

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GStreamer screenshot video streamview story

http://askubuntu.com – When I use this command: gst-launch ximagesrc ! video/x-raw-rgb,framerate=5/1 ! ffmpegcolorspace ! theoraenc ! oggmux ! filesink location=desktop.ogg ximagesrc usage It shows me only desktop screenshot and video length is 0:00 or sometimes it just shows pictures without mouse motion. More information: Ubuntu 10.04.3 this is a text (HowTos)

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How to stop Rhythmbox from auto-converting MP3s?view story

http://askubuntu.com – When drag&dropping tracks from Rhythmbox to my SansaClip+ Rhythmbox auto-converts those tracks to MP3, even so they already are MP3s. It doesn't do that with all tracks, just some, and it seems rather random which one it converts and which it doesn't. (HowTos)

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Full Circle Side-Pod Episode Ten: Dancing in Bare Feetview story

http://fullcirclemagazine.org – Full Circle Side-Pod Episode Ten: Dancing in Bare feet In this episode, interviewing Paul Levy and Becky Hogg. Just me, Robin Catling hosting things today, but I’m not alone, as we have not one but two guests. First up is Paul Levy, from Cats3000, Rational Madness and the Critical Incident un-conference, who will be talking about Learning to Dance with Spiders. We’ll follow that with a (Distributions)