Franz messenger for Ubuntu

It is rare that I will write a post about a piece of proprietary software but in this case one is well overdue. I have been using Pidgin with the Skype plugin but it seems that social networks change their requirements so that opensource solutions are unable to keep up with them in many cases. …

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How to change where screen-shots are saved in Ubuntu 18.04

It seems like all screen-shots in Ubuntu 18.04 are saved by default into the Pictures folder. This is fine, or at least it would be if there was a way to change the setting. For some reason adjusting it with gsettings didn’t work for me. The code is below of anyone wants to point out …

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Posteo setup for Kmail, Contacts and Calendar

Firstly, Posteo is a German environmentally and security friendly provider that costs €12 per year. I like it. 2 GB email account, upgradeable Fetched by IMAP/POP3, 50 MB attachments Calendar and address book (synchronisable) 100% green electricity from Greenpeace Energy All saved data can be encrypted at the click of a button Comprehensive encryption Two-factor …

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