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  1. What are the technical differences between "Ubuntu Software Center" and "Ubuntu Software"?

  2. How to use them effectively or when to use what?

  3. Is there any pros & cons for them? If yes, then what are they?

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Only there is a difference between GNOME Software Centre (gnome-software) and Ubuntu Software Centre (software-centre)

Of which GNOME Software Centre is created by the gnome project where they added support for Snaps to GNOME Software Centre instead of Ubuntu Software Centre

Meanwhile Ubuntu Software Centre (software-centre) is created by Canonicals as a user-friendly way to discover and install apt packages (friendlier than Synaptic, which was the package manager at the time).

Where as the latest Ubuntu release is shipped with gnome-software by default.

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"What are the technical differences between "Ubuntu Software Center" and "Ubuntu Software"?"

Functionally, they are, more or less, the same, both pull software from your repository’s and install it.

ubuntu-software-center was developed years ago for Ubuntu and is considered slow and dated.

ubuntu-software is actually the gnome-software app and is a more modern software app.

"Is there any pros & cons for them? If yes, then what are they?"

ubuntu-software-center is slower, older and replaced by gnome-sofware even by Canonical in the main Ubuntu release, that is it for objective pros and cons as far as I know.

"How to use them effectively or when to use what?"

Simply use the one you like best, they do the same thing, like I said ubuntu-software-center is older, no longer in development but if you prefer that one, it works just fine.

Of course, the UI is different but a better UI is very subjective, I can't tell you what you would like best, Gnome is a lot more minimal and the software centre could be considered "cluttered" by some.

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It seems to me that Software center has more utilities than the newer Ubuntu Software. I was looking for some dvd rip programs and the old Software center has more.

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