Along with a browser like Firefox and a word editor like Libre Office, Ubuntu also comes pre-installed with a file manager, a calendar application, and many other useful utilities.

FUN FACT: Did you know that the development budget for Firefox only equals about one hour of Google revenue?

If we need additional software, it can easily be discovered and installed. Ubuntu offers an “App Store”-like application called Software Center. This allows you to search for and install thousands of applications with a click of a button. Additionally, an experienced user could also manually use the Linux shell via command-line to quickly find and install the same software.


Click through the slides to view a few of the pre-installed Ubuntu applications.

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