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373 posts from 2015

Ubuntu 15.10 is here!

By Inayaili de León Persson, 22 October 2015

And ubuntu.com has a brand new homepage too! The new homepage gives a better overview and links to all Ubuntu products. We also wanted to give visitors easy access to the latest Ubuntu news, so we’ve …

Charming 2.0 – Now with 100% more awesome

By Charles Butler, 22 October 2015

Editors Note: This post is one of many in a series covering the newpatterns in charming. This first post will be information heavy andcover a walkthrough of the techonologies at play. Video content andadditional tutorials will …

What’s new in Ubuntu 15.10: desktop and devices

By Canonical, 22 October 2015

The desktop edition of Ubuntu 15.10 will be available for download from today – 22nd October – with the latest developer tools and freshest desktop interface, with a preview of the converged phone, desktop and tablet …

What’s new in Ubuntu 15.10: cloud and server?

By Canonical, 22 October 2015

General availability of Canonical’s OpenStack Autopilot, the fastest and easiest way to build an Ubuntu OpenStack cloud LXD machine containers: a pure container hypervisor hosting Ubuntu, CentOS and other Linux guests Tech Preview: nova-compute-lxd OpenStack driver …

Announcing the UbuCon Summit

By Canonical, 21 October 2015

I am thrilled to announce the next big event in the Ubuntu calendar: the UbuCon Summit, taking place in Pasadena, CA, in the US, from the 21st to 22nd of January 2016, hosted at SCALE and …

Snappy Core unlocks IoT value within the Dell Edge Gateway 5000 Series

By Canonical, 21 October 2015

Yesterday marked the launch of the Dell Edge Gateway 5000 Series, a purpose-built IoT gateway designed to work in the most extreme conditions and to enable customers to perform analytics on the edge of the network; …

Ubuntu’s path to convergence

By Richard Collins, 20 October 2015

Ubuntu device convergence is now starting to happen as we move closer to bringing the first smartphones to market carrying a full Ubuntu desktop interface. The real test for a smartphone which can double up as …

Juju Big Data at Strata+Hadoop World

By Andrew McLeod, 19 October 2015

Earlier this month, myself and Kevin — another member of the Juju big data team — attended the 2015 Strata+Hadoop World conference in New York City. As my first big data conference since joining the Juju …

Announcing the 2nd Juju Charmer Summit

By Jorge O. Castro, 19 October 2015

After a wonderful start in Washington DC the Juju Charmer Summit is back! This time we’ll be colocated with Config Management Camp, 1-3 February 2016, in beautiful Gent, Belgium. Join us for three full days of …

Phone update: OTA-7

By Amrisha Prashar, 19 October 2015

The full list of Ubuntu Phone updates are provided below: Scopes Improved social media handling – support for ‘Likes’ and ‘Retweets’ Browser Add search to history view Improved context menu with options to download links Http …

Tendering with Ubuntu

By Maria Bonnefon, 19 October 2015

Why are companies still panic stricken about the use of Linux? When you ask the general public how they feel about Android, Chrome or Chromium, most individuals have few concerns. They tend to cite numerous reasons …

Origami Wily Werewolf Competition

By Amrisha Prashar, 16 October 2015

In March we held a competition that asked participants to create their best version of a Unicorn Origami to celebrate our design theme for the Ubuntu Phone. With the upcoming launch of 15.10, we’d love to …