One very common task that people find themselves needing to do is to burn CDs or DVDs. This can be anything from burning a movie to watch to creating a picture CD. This tutorial will show you how to burn CDs and DVDs in Ubuntu 13.04 by using Brasero.
XBMC is the best media center that I have used on Ubuntu so far. XBMC is a complete media center and in some ways is better than the roku. This tutorial will show you how to install XBMC Media Center on to Ubuntu 13.04.