116 posts from 2011

VMware View Tech Preview now available in the Ubuntu Software Centre

By Canonical, 22 December 2011

The ‘VMware View Client Tech’ Preview for Linux is now available through the Ubuntu Software Centre. This reinforces the great work done by ecosystem partners in making their latest and greatest technology available on Ubuntu. New …

Ubuntu IVI Remix Next Release

By Canonical, 21 December 2011

The latest Ubuntu In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) Remix is released as of December 2011. This release contains a number of updates and bugfixes from the previous Beta 1 release, as well as a targeted kernel from the …

Improving the Multi-Monitor Experience in Ubuntu

By Canonical, 20 December 2011

Over the past few months we have been working on improving the multi-monitor experience in Ubuntu. We took the opportunity at UDS in November to get some feedback on a prototype, which shows how we are …

Vodacom Success !

By Canonical, 19 December 2011

Canonical launched Ubuntu at retail with Vodacom in October, and the Vodacom Webbook – embedded with Ubuntu – is currently available to buy in over 1,200 stores in South Africa. The product has been selling well …

Ubuntu Hardware Summit 2011

By Canonical, 12 December 2011

Last week saw the third annual Ubuntu Hardware Summit (UHS) taking place in Taipei. With over two hundred attendees present, the show is fast becoming one of the must-attend events within the software, ODM and OEM …


By Victor Tuson Palau, 9 December 2011

Coinciding with the 2011 Ubuntu Hardware Summit, we are launching a new portal aimed to help engineers at device manufacturers shipping Ubuntu systems: The Ubuntu community is great. It provides users and developers with lots …

Interview with Mr.doob

By Canonical, 9 December 2011

In the following months we are going to invite inspiring artists to talk about their amazing work and the role that Ubuntu and free software cover, or could cover, in their creative lives. Today I invited …

Learn more about Juju – Join Mark Shuttleworth Thursday 8th December at 3pm GMT

By Canonical, 2 December 2011

Juju is Devops Distilled Cloud deployment is different. It involves tighter devops handovers, the ability to scale services both up and down, and hybrid cloud computing: moving services between your private cloud and multiple public cloud …

Убу́нту Моно: «Г» «Њ њ Љ љ» «Ђ ђ Ћ ћ»

By Canonical, 1 December 2011

Amélie Bonet at Dalton Maag has drawn up redesigns for a number of the Cyrillic and Serbian/Balkans characters that weren’t as clear, or ideal as they could have been. If you use these characters, please help …

Ubuntu TV discussions hot up

By Mark Shuttleworth, 27 November 2011

Threads are coalescing around the concept of an Ubuntu TV experience, driven by Unity.

Five Golden Rules for a Successful Ubuntu Desktop Migration

By Canonical, 21 November 2011

So, you like the idea of deploying an Ubuntu desktop to all or some of your users. You like the way Ubuntu’s light-client model can give your older desktop machines a new lease of life. You …

Building a Precise Pangolin: A summary of UDS success

By Canonical, 21 November 2011

The Ubuntu Developer Summit – UDS – is a major event in the Canonical calendar. Taking place every six months, it is the Ubuntu event which defines the focus and plans for our up-coming version of …