News tagged ‘ubuntu’

Thursday, 1 Mar 2012

Ubuntu Helps Bring Out the PC in Every Dual-Core Smartphone [Updated with Video]

Ubuntu Helps Bring Out the PC in Every Dual-Core Smartphone [Updated with Video]

A new product from Canonical, titled Ubuntu for Android, is aiming to help turn your smartphones into full-blooded PCs. After docking your smartphone, users will be able to use it as a replacement for the CPU in the traditional desktop setup.

Monday, 31 Oct 2011

Ubuntu for Tablets and Smartphones?

Ubuntu for Tablets and Smartphones?

The Ubuntu Developer Summit is held twice every year and it is a chance for engineers behind the Linux OS and the community to sit down and plan for the future. Could a smartphone version of the GNU-based operating system be in the works?

Monday, 12 Sep 2011

Ubuntu Contemplates Adopting Monthly Release Cycle

Ubuntu Contemplates Adopting Monthly Release Cycle

With Mozilla decided to move onto a six month release cycle schedule, Ubuntu contemplates going one better and one of the Technical Board members has stated that a one month release cycle might be possible.

Tuesday, 23 Aug 2011

HP TouchPad Becomes an UbuntuPad

HP TouchPad Becomes an UbuntuPad

WebOS may be dead, but the TouchPad has been selling like hotcakes ever since HP slashed prices to a low of US$99. Now there's another reason for geeks to want the TouchPad besides its bargain price - you can install Ubuntu, a flavor of Linux, on the box.

Monday, 11 Oct 2010

Ubuntu 10.10 Released with Updated Cloud Service

Ubuntu 10.10 Released with Updated Cloud Service

Ubuntu 10.10 has been released, with updates to its Ubuntu One cloud service, an improved installer and a customized netbook desktop shell.

Friday, 9 Jul 2010

Ubuntu Moves to Google Nexus One

Ubuntu Moves to Google Nexus One

In another case of "because we can do it, so we shall", we see Ubuntu being loaded onto a Google Nexus One and sharing space with the rooted device's original Android OS.

Thursday, 10 Jun 2010

Canonical Developing Ubuntu OS for Tablets

Canonical Developing Ubuntu OS for Tablets

The developer for Ubuntu, Canonical, has revealed that it is working on a tablet version of its Linux-based OS.

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