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Designing Great Experiences Means Looking At The Whole

Ubuntu’s Self-Appointed Benevolent Dictator For Life, Mark Shuttleworth, nails it again.

It’s Time To Get Out Of The Geek Market

Why it’s time for Linux to get out of the geek market.

Canonical Unveils “The Spread” UI in Ubuntu

Solving task-switching in Ubuntu

Canonical have been busy at work, it seems…

A Natty Narwhal Wallpaper

A Natty Narwhal Wallpaper

So I figured it was about time to get this little baby out in the wild. I have been sitting on it for a little while, making occasional tweaks here and there, but you can only do that for so long before your brain starts to run out of your ears.

The Ubuntu Unity Dash – Some Modifications

My modifications of the Ubuntu Unity Dash interface

Followers and fans of the Ubuntu Operating System will be fully aware of the imminent release of the next version of the distro, codenamed “Natty Narwhal”, version 11.04.

Synapse Icon & Logo Design

The new Synapse icon and logo design

I feel there needs to be a little background story behind this particular design…

Giving Back To Open Source

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I love Open Source software; I love the idea behind it, the transparency, the pace of development that occurs, the community spirit it endeavours. So I want to give something back.

‘Radiance’ Updated For Ubuntu Maverick

Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu

Further to the glorious news that one of the  Ubuntu ‘Light’ themes—Ambiance—received an update for the forthcoming Ubuntu Maverick release, Andreas Cimitan, developer of the Murrine GTK engine and the man responsible for updating the Light themes, has announced the imminent update to the second Light theme: Radiance.

Ubuntu “Light” Themes Get A Refresh

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No doubt some of you may have already read about this but as a devoted Ubuntu user I nevertheless feel duty-bound to inform you folk of the good news.

8 Excellent Fonts For Screen and Print

Well, it’s been a few months since my last post about fonts and typefaces and since then I’ve done a lot more exploring into the vast world of typefaces and returned with some very interesting finds, particularly when it comes to screen-ready display fonts.