April Wang

Marketing Manager

Data-driven marketer and entrepreneur with a passion for languages and discovering new things, especially in the digital sphere.

8 posts by April Wang

Internet of Things
Desktop

Jamming with Ubuntu Core

by April Wang on 7 December 2016

We celebrated the launch of Ubuntu Core 16 hackathon, or shall we say Snapathon, that took place in Shenzhen between 26-27th November. The 30+ hour gathering and coding session was attended by developers, makers and anyone …

Internet of Things

Bubblegum-96 boards powered by Ubuntu Core

by April Wang on 28 July 2016

We are pleased to announce that an image of Ubuntu Core is officially available for uCRobotics’ Bubblegum-96 board. The board includes an optimised Actions‘ s900 Quad-core ARM 64-bit Cortex-A53 processor running at 1.8GHz and 600MHz PowerVR …

Phone and tablet

Another Ubuntu Hackathon, with a blend of #convergence

by April Wang on 11 May 2016

As we continue our hackathon journey around China, we are back in Beijing! Since the last time we were here in Beijing, Ubuntu’s first tablet, the BQ M10 Ubuntu Edition became available worldwide. It’s more than …

Internet of Things

Another wave of hacking in China this time with TechCrunch

by April Wang on 4 November 2015

After undertaking several Ubuntu Phone led hackathons in Beijing and Shenzhen, we embraced the opportunity to be part of the TechCrunch one this past weekend in Beijing (31st Oct-1st Nov). This hackathon afforded us the chance …

Phone and tablet

Another successful Developer Hackathon in China

by April Wang on 27 August 2015

The second in a series of Chinese developer hackathons took place last weekend (22nd and 23rd August) in Shenzhen. Once again there was an overwhelming positive response, with over 170 people signing up online for the …

Phone and tablet
Phone and tablet

Celebrate Ubuntu: China Hackathon

by April Wang on 15 July 2015

To celebrate the Developer Edition Ubuntu phone launch in China, Canonical organized a “celebrate Ubuntu” hackathon for the phone in Beijing. It was also hosted as part of the on-going China Mobile & Ubuntu Developer Innovation …