Jon Melamut

6 posts by Jon Melamut

Desktop

Huge downloads for Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 LTS, first OEM partner announced

by Jon Melamut on 15 May 2014

Over the last few months we’ve seen significant traction with Ubuntu Kylin among users and PC hardware manufacturers. Downloads from the Ubuntu Kylin community sites in China are continuing to gain momentum, with over three million …

Desktop

Ubuntu Kylin booms in China with over 1,300,000 downloads in less than

by Jon Melamut on 14 February 2014

The Chinese love Ubuntu Kylin, a version of Ubuntu optimised for them. Its popularity has built quickly with 400,000 downloads after its first release in April 2013 and a rise to over 1,300,000 new downloads after …

Ubuntu

UbuntuKylin steals the show at OCOW Summit

by Jon Melamut on 6 August 2013

UbuntuKylin was awarded the Number 1 China Open Source Project for 2013 at the eighth Open Source China – Open Source World Summit in Beijing at Beihang University.

Ubuntu

Quetzal is taking flight & update on Ubuntu secure boot plans

by Jon Melamut on 20 September 2012

Development on Ubuntu 12.10 is wrapping up, with another beta release due on September 27th. Blog posts and reviews of the user-facing features are already hitting the Internet, there has also been a lot of important …

Ubuntu

An update on Ubuntu and Secure Boot

by Jon Melamut on 22 June 2012

In October 2011, Canonical discussed our activities and recommendations related to Secure Boot, including recommendations for OEMs. Since that time, we have continued to consult industry partners, the technical community and users on the topic. Today’s …

Ubuntu

Sylvania brings new Atom-based netbook to market in record time with Ubuntu Netbook Remix

by Jon Melamut on 19 August 2008

This week I have the pleasure of attending the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco at the Moscone Center. You can find me and the rest of the Canonical gang showing off Ubuntu MID Edition …