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Specialized search engines for the Ubuntu desktop
Specialized search engines for the Ubuntu desktop

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Make a great content scope, win something cool, learn a bit of C++ and become part of the crazy Ubuntu Touch adventure.
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Unity Jamendo scope
Hi all, I've just published the new Jamendo scope, bringing a new online music source to Unity (along Soundcloud, Grooveshark, U1 and Amazon). #Jamendo is a free music service with more than 400 000 songs available under Creative Commons.

If you want to test it (for Saucy or Trusty), you need to add the scopes-packagers PPA and install unity-scope-jamendo :
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:scopes-packagers
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install unity-scope-jamendo

It should also land (at some point) on the smart scopes server, which means it will available by default in the dash for Ubuntu Saucy/Trusty, desktop and mobile.

It was a fun one to write, and the music is great, I hope you'll enjoy it!
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Our new team member +Welton Rodrigo Torres Nascimento has refactored almost entirely the Grooveshark scope and the results of his work are quite impressive.

What's new?
* Faster results
* Reduced bandwith usage
* +Ubuntu Unity dash previews

Most of these changes have already landed for Precise users, and are now available on Quantal and Raring.

Install
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:scopes-packagers/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install unity-scope-grooveshark
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The Utilities lens seems to be quite popular... Thanks to all our users!

"Dear David Callé,

Hope you are well. You are a registered member of our Free Weather API (http://www.worldweatheronline.com). And as per the Free API Usage Policy we only allow 500 requests/hour.

On our recent check we have found that you're currently going over our fair usage policy and making more than 1187 request/hour."
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The Flickr scope is coming back to life for Precise testers
The awesome Lorenzo Mattei has ported the Flickr scope for the Photo lens, from Oneiric to Precise.

It will be available in a few hours in our usual PPA
https://launchpad.net/~scopes-packagers/+archive/ppa

Some bugs have been identified and will be worked on this week.
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Huge thanks to Lorenzo Mattei (~lore-mattei)!
He has just ported the Photo lens and Shotwell scope to Precise.
They will be available in a few hours in the scope-packagers PPA : https://launchpad.net/~scopes-packagers/+archive/ppa
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Meanwhile, on Oneiric
I'm pleased to announce that +Bernd Schlapsi's SSH search lens is now available in the Software Center for Ubuntu 11.10 users. If you like the idea of having a simple and searchable portal to all your SSH hosts, you should give it a try.
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Porting to Unity 5.0
Thanks to documentation heroes Michal Hruby & Mikkel Kamstrup, this week we are busy porting lenses and scopes to the new Unity. If you are testing Ubuntu 12.04 and have lost all your lenses last week, they are coming back!

Already ported
SSH Search lens

Available tomorrow
Spotify scope
Torrents lens
Piratebay scope
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