Granola “Environmental Friendly Battery Life”

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I saw this post in the webupd8 last night, and i am impressed with the data software informs you about the energy, money and CO2 save up given to the earth, there is an option in the program which comes default and called ”Miserware”

For linux users, download the deb and get the ppa and sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get install granola

Windows users can also install software.



Alternative Battery Status Indicator Applet

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Taken from Webupd8;

To install Battery Status in Ubuntu, use the following commands;


sudo add-apt-repository ppa:iaz/battery-status && sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install battery-status

To start simply write to the Alt+F2

/usr/lib/battery-status/battery-status --indicator


And add this line to the system startup.

Minitube (Desktop Youtube Application)

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Minitube provides you to watch youtube videos in a simple way from your desktop directly. After Version 1.2 you can also simply download the videos.

Official Page for the Preview;

Installation from the webup8 PPA;

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install minitube

Power Configuration for Netbooks with Ubuntu “Jupiter”

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This was the one i was searching for also, a practical config tool for Power. You can adjust power management, settle high, maximum and power saver mode and in addition, adjust and obserce screen resolution, orientation video display and hover information. The thing you must do is simple, go the the web;

and install newest .deb file.

That’s All !

Bootable Windows 7 USB Stick from Ubuntu

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There is a very very easy way of creating bootable windows 7 usb stick from ubuntu with unetbootin application. I saw the post at the webupd8 and applied my desktop computer, and it really worked. This brings a very simple setup for aspecially netbooks.

The post about this is here;

Banshee Installation

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Banshee is a media player looking like itunes and has properties like it. Install it from the ppa, so you will reach to the latest (1.8.0) version of the banshee.

If you are using netbook, install banshee-meego

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:banshee-team/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install banshee
sudo apt-get install banshee-meego (netbook interface) for always running it, add new item in the menu adding this code to the command line in 
the new item.
banshee --client=MeeGo 


CloudSN RSS Notifier

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Easy, simple and leightweight rss notifier for ubuntu. Supports imap, pop, google reader, rss feeds. You can also use it in the indicator applet.


sudo add-apt-repository ppa:chuchiperriman/cloudsn
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install cloudsn

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