April was another exciting month for the Snapcraft team with Microsoft releasing Visual Studio Code as a snap. As usual, we had hundreds of other new apps come to the snap store and here are a few of our favourites.
MiniZinc is a free and open-source constraint modeling language. Model constraint satisfaction and optimization problems in a high-level, solver-independent way 🤓 Now available as a snap for Linux!
snap install minizinc
Unclutter your browser tabs with a desktop video player 📺 for Netflix, YouTube, Twitch and FloatPlane for Linux
snap install electronplayer
Eric is a full featured Python 🐍 editor and IDE, designed to be usable as an everyday editor as well as being usable as a professional project management tool. Available in the snap store for Linux
snap install eric-ide
YaCy is an open source, peer-to-peer search engine and intranet search appliance. Easily installed and setup as a snap for Linux. Run a decentralized search engine on your own hardware in minutes.
snap install yacy-search
System Syzygy is a puzzle game, in the style of Cliff Johnson’s The Fool’s Errand and 3 in Three, and of Andrew Plotkin’s System’s Twilight. Challenging puzzles in a fun retro-style will give your brains some exercise this weekend!
snap install syzygy
Seeking a Linux desktop app for ProtonMail and Tutanota end-to-end encrypted 🔐 email 📧 providers? We’ve got you covered!
snap install electron-mail
Enter the magic 🍄 wormhole 🕳 for hassle-free file sharing on Linux. Share your files between computers, fast ⚡️ and safe 🔒.
snap install transporter
Open Syobon Action (オープンしょぼんのアクション) is an open-source cross-platform port of the unforgiving Japanese platformer for Linux 🙀
snap install open-syobon-action
Here’s a note-taking 🗒 and reminder 🎗 app that stays out of your way unless you ask for it. Use the global hotkey to bring up @Recollectr from anywhere and focus on the Omnibox where you create notes, or set reminders ⏰
snap install recollectr
Here’s a markdown editor with pandoc 📝 integration and paginated preview for the Linux desktop.
snap install panwriter
Strawberry 🍓 is an audio player and music 🎧 collection organizer, forked from Clementine, and aimed at music collectors, audio enthusiasts and audiophiles.
snap install strawberry
Toot toot! Hyperspace is a fluffy client for Mastodon! Browse and interact in Mastodon with a fun, easy, and clean interface for the web and desktop. Now available as a snap for Linux.
snap install hyperspace
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