Lightweight, easy-to-use app for university podcast access.

POP!_OS! review part 2

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January 4, 2018
Author:
adminLuke

As noted in the previous review of Pop!_OS, after some time this OS seemed to not work after a certain update (on the ancient Radeon 6530d). So let’s see what happens on some different hardware: Minipc: With an Intel Atom 1.8GHz and 4gb RAM this is not anyone’s first choice as a desktop pc, in […]

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Merry Christmas – and a happy new Tunesviewer

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December 26, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

Just in time for the new year, Tunesviewer version 2.0.1 and 2.1 have been released! If you have been having problems downloading files with long file names on an encrypted drive, please try 2.0.1. If you have been trying to install Tunesviewer on a newer Ubuntu or Debian-based system and have been having problems with […]

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Pop!_OS available! but probably not ready for your main pc yet!

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December 9, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

Recently System76 has started a contest related to their new Pop!_OS! While there’s usually no problem in testing any specific version of Ubuntu, on this one the problems might outweigh the advantages… Pros: POP!_OS has a cool theme that is very similar to the recent Android releases… In fact you almost think it is an […]

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Ubuntu 17.10… One Huge Upgrade You May Want to Reconsider

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October 19, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

Today Ubuntu 17.10 is finally available! While it’s great to try the latest software there are some massive changes that will affect you if you have been used to the Ubuntu updates of the past few years. Tunesviewer, and other software using the WebKit (not WebKit2) module will now break. (Hint Hint, if you are […]

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Librem Phone Crowdfunding

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October 4, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

As you may have heard, Purism is starting preorders for the Librem 5 Phone. If you have been waiting for a phone that respects user freedoms and privacy with open-source software this may be the device for you! https://puri.sm/shop/librem-5/ Share –

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Tunesviewer runs on Raspberry Pi!

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August 26, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

Raspberry Pi is a very small computer, often used to drive a display or watch media files… and yes, you can also run Tunesviewer on the Raspberry! Connect the Pi to a TV or screen, with keyboard and mouse. Go to the main page on the Pi and download the deb file. Once it downloads […]

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Now is the time to download all your favorite iTunesU courses!

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August 26, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

As you may have noticed, Apple has announced that in September they will be discontinuing iTunesU PC access to some content in September: “If you want to be able to access iTunes U content on your Mac or PC after the move, download the materials to your computer before the move” This has unfortunately become […]

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Tunesviewer 2 beta 2 available for testing!

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August 22, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

Just in time for back-to-school, a new beta version of Tunesviewer is available for testing! This new version brings some bug fixes for Tunesviewer 2, and copy-to-device directory should work again. Set default handler should work in the latest Ubuntu. Share –

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Tunesviewer 2.0 BETA

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August 11, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

Just in time for back-to-school, the latest version of Tunesviewer is available for testing! Many parts of Tunesviewer have been rewritten to use newer GTK3 libraries, so you’ll notice that pixel-perfect scrolling on laptop trackpads, and over-scroll shadows, will now work better, and more like native Ubuntu apps! Furthermore, Tunesviewer has new features you can […]

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Upgrading Ubuntu? You may not want to move to 17.04 quite yet…

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July 28, 2017
Author:
adminLuke

If you haven’t upgraded Ubuntu recently, you may want to stick with your current version. The current latest version of Tunesviewer does not install in 17.04 or other very new Debian installs – and work on a fix for this will be upcoming in the following weeks. According to PCWorld, you may not want 17.04 […]

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