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How to speed up Ubuntu's Unity

On my notebook I am running Ubuntu 14.10 since Debian didn’t work with it at all – I guess drivers were missing. So I installed Ubuntu 14.10 on it and it works since then properly. 219 more words

English

Ubuntu workspaces problems

This is a compilation post, for workspaces problems as I’m tired of searching for solutions each time when this hits me (upgrades etc.). 276 more words

How do I make Unity launcher more responsive in AutoHide mode?

In System Settings, There is an option for increasing reveal sensitiviy. But this will not decrease the amount of Pressure needed to show the launcher. You can test this by slowly moving the cursor to the left edge and pushing it. 43 more words

Linux

Ubuntu Tech Snippet #12 - Fix the NVIDIA screen flicker bug in Ubuntu

NVIDIA. Oh how we love to hate thee.

NVIDIA and its proprietary graphics drivers have long been a bane of users on Ubuntu. If you needed performance, then you had to use the proprietary drivers, as Nouveau just couldn’t keep up. 319 more words

Tech

True transparency in CentOS

I have enabled transparency for my gnome terminal but I am always getting my desktop wallpaper as background of terminal after googling I found compiz missing. 27 more words

Linux

No animations, please

I disable animations on all my computers (even the Mac) and people wonder why. It’s very simple: I find them annoying. I use the keyboard more often than I use my mouse, and keyboard navigation is significantly faster than mouse navigation for many, if not most, applications. 547 more words

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