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17 posts from January 2012

Multi-Monitor Update and Greeter Prototype

By Canonical, 31 January 2012

We first posted a blog back in December about our work on the multi-monitor experience for Ubuntu. Back then we published the first revision of the Multiple...

Krux creates revenues from audience data and helps protect privacy

By Canonical, 31 January 2012

Ubuntu and AWS cloud used to capture, protect and monetise data across platforms Summary Krux helps website operators responsibly drive new revenues from...

Ubuntu powers online presence for Heart FM, Capital FM and Classic FM

By Canonical, 30 January 2012

Global Radio uses Ubuntu to steamline management and enhance user experience Summary Global Radio, the home of Heart FM, Capital FM and Classic FM, XFM,...

Ubuntu Brand Guidelines get their own site

By Inayaili de León Persson, 27 January 2012

If you’ve ever had to create Ubuntu or Canonical related design materials, chances are you had a look at the Brand Guidelines, which, until now, have only...

Ubuntu: Designing for a good purpose

By Canonical, 27 January 2012

 Ubuntu is the world’s most popular open-source operating system for phones, tablets, PCs, and TVs. It is used by more

Some guidelines for warm grey text on the web

By Inayaili de León Persson, 26 January 2012

Warm grey is one of the neutral colours from Ubuntu and Canonical’s colour palette. It has been added to the palette for balance, being a bridge between the...

Introducing the HUD. Say hello to the future of the menu.

By Mark Shuttleworth, 24 January 2012

The HUD replaces traditional menus in applications targeting Unity. Say what you mean, instead of navigating through a tree of options. Initially the HUD is...

JT Global standardises mission-critical production system on Ubuntu

By Canonical, 24 January 2012

Virtualised Ubuntu environment delivers datacentre power and cooling savings of £2,800 per year Summary JT Global, formerly Jersey Telecom, is a leading...

Precisely how we’re going to make the wallpapers in 12.04 the best ever!

By Canonical, 23 January 2012

As developers all over the world sink their teeth into the new features for the next release of Ubuntu it’s time to get out our cameras, brushes and pencils...

Ubuntu Certification – Website Improvements

By Victor Tuson Palau, 19 January 2012

The Ubuntu Certification Website has just got better. We have roll-out improvements to how we list systems and provided a powerful search feature. We want to...

Meeting Prezi

By Canonical, 16 January 2012

While we were sprinting in Budapest, we had the opportunity to meet the team responsible for such an interesting and inspiring product. We have in fact been...

Janrain powers the next generation of online indentity management with Ubuntu

By Canonical, 12 January 2012

Ubuntu Cloud Guest and Amazon’s public cloud power seamless sign-on and authentication for millions of web users. Summary US technology Janrain makes it...