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Ubuntu For Non-Geeks, 3rd Edition by Rickford Grant

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Some Other Cool Productivity Apps

In addition to the more traditional office applications, there are a number of other applications either included with or available for your system that can be grouped together under the "productivity" label. I will introduce a few of those to you here.

Sticky Notes

Mac users will be well familiar with the digital version of the now ubiquitous little yellow Post-It–like notes called Sticky Notes (Figure 13-9) that come as part of the GNOME desktop. GNOME's Sticky Notes is a panel applet that you can add to your own panel by right-clicking on any open panel space and then selecting Add to Panel in the popup menu that then appears. When the Add to Panel window appears, click Sticky Notes, and then click the Add button. ...

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