Do you love Android devices and cellphones, and you want the same look on your Ubuntu desktop? You can have your Ubuntu Linux desktop look like Android OS, with matching icons, background and wallpapers.
“Genoid” is an Android Icon/GTK theme which can be used to transform your Ubuntu (GNOME) desktop to look like Android OS.
Genoid comes with lots of Android flavors – many icons have been incorporated. It has a GDM and a GTK theme.
After installing, the icons and the menus look quite sleek .
Techie-buzz Verdict: The theme provides you with the best Android look you can get for your Ubuntu desktop. However, a lot of Android icons are missing and you end up with half-android-half-gnome desktop.
Christmas is arriving and now is the time to gear up your freshly installed Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala system with a Christmas theme for Ubuntu. As always, I am providing a wallpaper, a login screen, an icon pack and a theme for the window manager.
The wallpapers for this theme are taken from Gnome-Look, and I came across more than one of them. So here are the two I selected for you. Christmas Tux:
Our Tux is also in festive mood in this wallpaper. Get the wallpaper here. This next one is a blue wallpaper.
Ubuntu is really the best Linux distro. It is said to be the best thing that happened to Linux. Now, the most frightening thing that occurs to people with the mention of Linux is the absolute lack of any software. Many people consider Linux to be a DIY Operating System.
Ubuntu, has change all that and here is a quick checklist of softwares which will make you stick to your Ubuntu installation for longer than your last Linux installation.