Franz (formerly Emperor of Austria) – extensible by plugins Electron (Node.js)/GTK GUI application brings together in one interface, multiple web services, social networking and messaging client (Messenger).The use of Franz greatly simplifies the user’s interaction with various web services (Internet-pagers, chat rooms, mail services, etc.), saving it from having to use multiple client applications and opening tabs in the web browser.
Franz is the most simple user interface and minimum settings, integrates in the notification area (system tray), can run in window and full screen mode. Each of the connected services opens in a separate tab for each service, you can authorize any number of accounts for each service you can disable sound and/or display notifications (libnotify).
The functionality of Franz is based on the Chromium libraries and FFmpeg (libffmpeg), links to external resources (e.g. from emails) to open in web browser “default”, there is a function “sync” from accounts and settings, application management is done with the mouse and/or keyboard shortcuts.
Installation latest version into Linux Mint:
1. Download Franz deb file
May the Force be with you,