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how to install teamviewer on ubuntu 10.10

installed teamviewer on ubuntu 10.10

TeamViewer is probably the best desktop sharing software for Ubuntu 10.10(Maverick Meerkat).TeamViewer comes with different license terms – One for personal use(which is free) and other for commercial use.TeamViewer is a cross platform application,web based version is also available in commercial license,but here I’ve describe about the free version of the TeamViewer. Continue reading

best browser for ubuntu 10.10

best browser for ubuntu 10.10

best browser for ubuntu 10.10

Ubuntu 10.10(Maverick Meerkat) has Mozilla Firefox installed on it as Default web browser.Firefox is the most popular browser on this planet but it has been loosing its share from the past few months(It may restore the market share after the release of Firefox 4.0) may be due to some reasons like major security bugs,instability,speed etc. Continue reading

how to install google earth in ubuntu 10.10

how to install Google earth in ubuntu 10.10

how to install google earth in ubuntu 10.10

Introduction
If you have ever used the Google Earth,the virtual globe/map(3D Planet viewer),online or as a desktop application in windows or Mac then don’t worry!! it’s available for Linux based OS like Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat)/10.04(Lucid Lynx),Open Suse…etc.Google earth was originally developed by Keyhole Inc(A software development company,CEO : Johne Hanke),but later Google acquired it(in 2004) and renamed it as Google Earth.Now a lot of applications provided by Google is based on google earth. Continue reading

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how to install skype on ubuntu 10.10

skype-on-ubuntuUbuntu 10.10 ..(Maverick Meerkat) is one of the popular operating system among desktop users.Although Ubuntu has lot of useful applications that comes by default but still some common applications are not installed.Skype,the popular VoIP software is one of them.You can install skype on Ubuntu either from the Synaptic Package Manager or by opening it with Ubuntu Software Center after the┬ámanual download from it’s official website.

Features of Skype Continue reading