Recently LibreOffice has released new version 4.0. The new version have many interesting features. You can find full list of all these feature here.

In this post I'll include one of the exiting feature which allows you to customize your LibreOffice using Firefox persona. 

For that you need to follow these steps:

Step 1: Download and install LibreOffice 4. You can download LibreOffice 4.0 from here.

Step 2: Open LibreOffice 4.0. And from  menubar go to Tools->options.

Step 3: Above step will open new window. Select Personalization sub-menu, choose radio button "Own persona" and click "Select Persona" button.

Step 4: Above action will again open a new child window as shown in below image. Click on "Visit Firefox Personas" button which will take you to firefox personas website. Select persona of your choice and and paste the URL of that persona in Persona address textbox as shown in image.

Click OK and we are done. You will find you LibreOffice personalized with selected Firefox persona.

Just installed LXDE on my Ubuntu and trust me, if you are the one who prefers performance over visuals then LXDE is made for you. If you have never heard about LXDE before than let me clarify that it's a Linux Desktop environment like Gnome , Unity , KDE etc.

LXDE is abbreviation of "Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment" and as per it's name suggest it is lightweight and extremely fast-performing and energy-saving.

Ubuntu users can install LXDE from software centre:

Alternatively you can also fire following command:

sudo apt-get install lxde

After installing logout and you can select "LXDE" environment from your LightDM login screen.

For more information visit official site of LXDE: .

A PDF file is generally a "Read Only" file but some elements of a PDF file can be directly modified without having it's source code. There many tools available for editing PDF files. Few of them are web based tools like pdfescape, cutepdf-editor, etc. Few of them are offline PDF editors like Foxit , Adobe etc. By this post I will introduce one more alternative for editing PDF document. It is Master PDF Editor which is available for Windows, Mac and Linux. It is free for Linux users for non-commercial use.

These are some of the advanced features of Master PDF Editor:

  • Createnew PDF and XPS files or edit existing ones.
  • Add and/or edit bookmarks in PDF files.
  • Encrypt and/or protect PDF files using 128 bit encryption.   
  • Convert XPS files into PDF.
  • Add PDF controls (like buttons, checkboxes, lists, etc.) into your PDFs.
  • Import/export PDF pages into commong raphical formats including BMP, JPG, PNG, and TIFF.

Master PDF Editor is available on Ubuntu Software Centre. Ubuntu users can install Mater PDF Editor by clicking below button.

    Other Linux Distro user can download it from here.

    Mac, Windows user can download it from here.

    For more info about Master PDF Editor you may visit it's official site from here.

    Every year Google releases trending search topics of the previous year by Google Zeitgeist.Google Zeitgeist of year 2012 is out. You can check out top trending search topics for year 2012 from here. You can also filter results country wise.

    A video by google showing year 2012 in review:

    That was what people searched about but if you want to check what you searched then you can any time go to your Google history from here.

    Now this is huge ... Ubuntu OS for Mobile Phones with almost same interface and tools that we use on Ubunut Desktop system. Sounds cool ...

    For more information about the same watch founder of Caninical Ltd. himself introducing Ubuntu Phones in below video.

    Here is a hands on demo of ubuntu phone OS working on Galaxy Nexus b Working cool ...

    You can read more about the same on Ubuntu's site from here.

    Also if you are a developer interested in developing apps for Ubuntu phone OS then you can get started from here.

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