Ubuntu the popular Linux OS for beginners and experts alike has progressed to 10.04 LTS (Long Term Support) version, Codenamed “Lucid Lynx”, it is latest Ubuntu OS that promises faster boot times and comes with next generation features like “Me Menu” for the social networking enthusiasts, Ubuntu Software Centre 2.0 for better organization of newer software, Ubuntu One cloud service for cloud storage and Ubuntu One Music Store for in app music purchases.
Adobe Creative Suite 5 Applications which brings in several new features to the already awesome products are now available as a 30 day fully functional downloads, you can either download the specific CS5 software like Adobe Photoshop CS5 or you can download the full Adobe Creative Suite 5 Master Collection which comes with a trial of every Adobe software. You can try full features of these products for a period of 30 days after which you will need to purchase the software serial number if you want to continue using it.
Want to know which iPad applications are available for free download which were previously available as paid apps, then this website named freeappalert can help you. Alerts are available via Twitter, email, RSS or Facebook which will notify you as soon as a paid iPad application becomes available as a free download via iTunes.
A mobile version of Firefox project codenamed Fennec has been making some progress lately, now another build of Firefox Fennec for Android is now available for download, it is a kind of “pre-alpha” built and if you aren’t afraid of in-development software you can download it right now and can enjoy Firefox on your Android handset.
One of the most awaited applications for iPhone, the Windows Live Messenger has been leaked by the guys at Neowin, they have provided some exclusive screenshots of the Live Messenger Beta App showing the user interface and other details, the application is looking nice and has a typical iPhone App feel.
Windows Live Messenger is the popular instant messaging software and it is available as a free download for Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP, a new version Windows Live Messenger 2010 is now available which brings interface improvements along with all the standard features. You can also play small games and share photos with it easily.
If you have recently logged in to your Steam account then you must have been prompted to upgrade to a new version of Steam Software, this is major revision with new design. Information and games are more properly organized with new enhanced user interface which is looking really cool. To upgrade your Steam client on your Windows 7/Vista/XP machine, click on “File” Menu on your existing Steam client and “Check for Steam Client Updates”. To download Steam directly, follow the link given below.
Just a few days ago we posted about the availability of iDroid which lets you port the Android OS to the iPhone 2G, now a video tutorial has been made available which walks you through the full process, it consists of 68 step by step instructions and requires Virtual Box for running Ubuntu and OpeniBoot Software. This tutorial is for Mac users, however if you are on Windows, just download the Windows specific version of Virtual Box.
Microsoft Touch Pack which brings various gesture based fun games and surface applications to Windows 7 is now available for free download, you can use this Touch Pack on your Windows 7 machine if it is multi-touch capable, however if you have tablet or pc without multitouch, this won’t work.
Linux hacker Planetbeing has been secretly working on project of porting the Google Android OS to the iPhone and now just hours ago he tweeted about being successful in achieving the feat – running Android on iPhone, he has also posted a YouTube video demo showing a first generation iPhone running Android OS which is really impressive and open doors for much more experimentation with iPhone.