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154 posts from 2012

New focus for wallpaper submissions

By Canonical, 21 August 2012

Quantal is well on the way to being the great release we’ve come to expect from Ubuntu so it’s time to add to that sheen with a set of quality wallpapers from...

ARM Server Explained

By Victor Tuson Palau, 21 August 2012

You have probably started to notice a continuous buzz around ARM Servers for the last few months: Calxeda (an System on  a Chip maker) presented their...

Fieldrunners, Spirits and BIT.TRIP BEAT debut on Ubuntu, in the Humble Android Bundle 3

By Canonical, 15 August 2012

Starting today, the third Humble Bundle for Android is available, bringing with it three games new to Ubuntu: Spirits, Fieldrunners and BIT.TRIP BEAT. Once...

Gone to the island

By Canonical, 10 August 2012

The release schedule of Ubuntu is tied to a 6 month cycle, also called cadence. Similarly, a lot of our work and planning falls onto our diaries like country...

The future is open cloud

By Canonical, 10 August 2012

Open-source software is increasingly at the heart of the biggest changes happening in enterprise computing all over the world. For me, open cloud is a perfect...

Ubuntu Online Tour

By Anthony Dillon, 9 August 2012

We realise that changing Operating System (OS) is a big thing for anyone thinking of testing something out. That becomes a huge barrier for people trying out...

An enterprise summit not to be missed! – October 2012

By Cezzaine Zaher, 8 August 2012

The cloud is disrupting the enterprise computing world, driven by the growth of open-source software. As a result, new opportunities are emerging; it’s time...

Introducing web apps

By Canonical, 23 July 2012

As you might have heard from the blogosphere, we are going to start to ship our take on web apps. Let me take the opportunity to explain to you some of the...

Cake

By Canonical, 23 July 2012

Every weekly team meeting someone is tasked with baking a cake. Ivanka baked for this week’s cake day – check out her cheesecake! So you know, this is not...

Design Is a Job

By Inayaili de León Persson, 20 July 2012

In the past few weeks I’ve been trying to catch up with all the reading that I haven’t been doing in the past few months. One of the books in my to-read pile...

Introducing Ubuntu Web Apps: setting the web free of the browser

By Canonical, 19 July 2012

These days, we spend more time online – working with docs, email, music and occasionally even accessing social media. But, our online and desktop experiences...

Valve Games and Steam on Ubuntu 12.04

By Canonical, 17 July 2012

Yesterday, the Valve Linux team publicly announced their ongoing work to bring Steam to Linux. A major part of that announcement is the choice of Ubuntu...