Enable The Flash Plugin For Chromium In Ubuntu

July 20, 2010 by · 10 Comments
Filed under: HowTo, linux, Ubuntu 

I've shown previously how install the Chromium web browser in Ubuntu. Today I'm going to show you how to easily enable the Adobe Flash plugin for use in Chromium.

You've probably already installed the Flash plugin for Mozilla Firefox, but if not, install it from the command line with:   Read more

Keep Your Screen Awake With Caffeine

July 4, 2010 by · 1 Comment
Filed under: gnome, HowTo, linux, Ubuntu 

Many Linux media players do a great job of keeping your screen saver from activating when you're watching a video. But what about when you're watching videos online? Firefox and other major browsers have no such feature to keep your screen active while watching videos. Read more