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116 posts from 2011

Ubuntu 11.10 on ARM

By Victor Tuson Palau, 18 October 2011

I have been using Ubuntu 11.10 on ARM now for a couple of days and I have to say: It is great! Ubuntu has had a long history of supporting ARM Systems on a Chip (SoC) …

Vodafone Webbook with Ubuntu software launched in South Africa

By admin, 18 October 2011

Canonical today announces that Vodacom, the African subsidiary of Vodafone, has launched the Vodafone Webbook, which is available to users exclusively with the Ubuntu software. The goal of the product is to bring an affordable, full-featured …

Thanks a billion! Ubuntu on Google Webfonts

By Canonical, 16 October 2011

Kudos to everyone using the Ubuntu Font Family on their websites as a web font! This week the total to date reached over one billion requests—and it’ll go up even faster if you add Ubuntu Mono …

Next webinar with Mark Shuttleworth on Ubuntu Cloud

By Canonical, 13 October 2011

November 16th – 2pm UK time After years of development and fine tuning, the cloud vision of true computing elasticity is finally a reality. The question now is how organisations can best take advantage of the …

So you’ve decided to make an Ubuntu promotional video

By Canonical, 11 October 2011

We made a video outlining what makes Ubuntu 11.10 so great and you can make one too in your language using this guide and assets.

Transforming the home PC with Ubuntu 11.10

By Canonical, 10 October 2011

London, 10 October, 2011: Millions of home users give their computers a new lease of life with Ubuntu each year. The upcoming version, Ubuntu 11.10, has substantial benefits for those looking for the latest personal cloud …

From client to cloud, Ubuntu 11.10 sets the pace for business IT

By Canonical, 10 October 2011

London, October 13th, 2011: The latest iteration of products, tools and services that help businesses deploy open-source cloud-oriented infrastructure with Ubuntu at the core have been announced. With Ubuntu 11.10 for desktop, server and cloud, Canonical …

Ubuntu Powers HP Public Cloud

By Canonical, 6 October 2011

Today our CEO Jane Silber announced at the OpenStack Conference in Boston that HP has chosen Ubuntu as one of the initial lead host and guest operating system powering their Public Cloud. HP and Canonical are …

Thanks Steve!

By Canonical, 6 October 2011

Steve Jobs has been an incredible influential individual to our lives, and especially to our jobs. Thanks to his vision and his drive he made people love, and be proud of, something that before was grey …

We’ve got mail!

By Canonical, 28 September 2011

Every day just about everyone at Canonical gets email by the bucket load. Even someone like me who’s only peripherally involved in desktop development and files his own bugs through the release cycle can get get …

The new Ubuntu App Developer website

By Inayaili de León Persson, 27 September 2011

We’re happy to unveil the brand new Ubuntu App Developer website today, a place where developers who want to create Ubuntu applications can find all the information they need and get in touch with the Ubuntu …

Modified Ubuntu: Software Freedom Day

By Canonical, 21 September 2011

To celebrate Software Freedom Day 2011 we got sent one of the banners showing the new SFD logo. The logo design is based around a custom-modified version of the Ubuntu Font Family (the fonts come with …