How To Keep Track Of Network Data Usage In Ubuntu / Linux Mint

Download Monitor notifier
Download Monitor is a simple application for Ubuntu / Linux Mint to keep track of volume of network data downloaded and uploaded based on limits set. This can be useful when using a limited Internet plan and also to establish a baseline for various purposes (collecting data usage stats either hourly, daily or monthly). To install it, first open Terminal and type : sudo apt-get install download-monitor Once...

Qwit : A Lightweight Twitter Client For Linux Mint / Ubuntu

Qwit window
Qwit is a lightweight Twitter client for Linux Mint / Ubuntu. It is simple to use and minimalistic in terms of interface. The official project page for Qwit is here. To install it : Open Terminal and type : sudo apt-get install qwit Hit “Y” and let the installation complete. Once over, Qwit will show up under Menu > Internet. To set it up, Qwit offers two ways. Either a simple text...

How To Install And Use Enna Media Center In Linux Mint / Ubuntu

Here’s how to install and use Enna Media Center in Linux Mint / Ubuntu: 1. Issue the following command at the terminal – sudo apt-get install enna 2. After the installation is complete, click on ‘Menu>Sound & Video>Enna’ to start the Media Center. 3. Here are a few screen caps of the Enna Media Center in action –