Press releases

Phone and tablet

Canonical announces first partners to ship Ubuntu phones

by Canonical on 19 February 2014

bq and Meizu sign agreements to deliver and ship Ubuntu phones Online campaigns with bq and Meizu will make Ubuntu phones available globally Strong support...

Phone and tablet

Growing app ecosystem for Ubuntu phones

by Canonical on 18 February 2014

It is an exciting time for Ubuntu on phones, with the ecosystem growing positively. We are delighted to announce new partnerships across key app categories...

Phone and tablet

Smart joins Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group

by Canonical on 12 February 2014

In its efforts to further democratize access to the Internet, Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), the leading wireless services provider in the Philippines,...

Phone and tablet

Vodafone joins Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group

by Canonical on 6 February 2014

Ubuntu has gained momentum for its phone offering over the last year and has attracted much interest from the mobile industry at large. So, today, we’re...


Latest Ubuntu 13.10 includes first step to mobile / PC convergence

by Canonical on 17 October 2013

13.10 desktop gains Smart Scopes and performance improvements from mobile and desktop convergence effort, paving the way for full converge across all devices....

Cloud and server

Ubuntu 13.10 delivers faster cloud setup and management for scale-out environments

by Canonical on 10 October 2013

Ubuntu Server 13.10 is available from 17th October; first fully supported release of the new OpenStack Havana, with faster node installation and a new version...

Cloud and server

Ubuntu on Windows Azure gets the Juju magic

by Mark Baker on 17 September 2013

September 17th, 2013. Today, Canonical, in cooperation with Microsoft, is announcing that Juju fully supports deploying services on Ubuntu into Windows Azure....


Landscape updates Ubuntu with hyperscale management

by Canonical on 12 September 2013

Today we’re introducing some new features into Ubuntu’s systems management and monitoring tool, Landscape. Organisations will now be able to use Landscape to...

Phone and tablet

Crowdfunding-Kampagne für Ubuntu Edge bricht Rekorde

by Canonical on 8 August 2013

Großartige Unterstützung durch Technologie-Enthusiasten aus Deutschland Canonical hat mit seiner Crowdfunding-Initiative zur Entwicklung von Ubuntu Edge...

Phone and tablet

Bloomberg bets big on the Ubuntu Edge

by Canonical on 7 August 2013

The record-breaking Ubuntu Edge crowdfunding campaign has its first major corporate backer, Bloomberg LP. Bloomberg, the financial information, analytics and...

Phone and tablet

Ubuntu Edge

by Canonical on 22 July 2013

Canonical targets crowdfunding record with campaign to accelerate mobile technology with Ubuntu Edge superphone / PC combination $32m campaign to deliver...

Phone and tablet

MTN Group joins Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group

by Canonical on 16 July 2013

The newest member of Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group is MTN Group, Africa’s largest multinational mobile telecoms provider operating in 21 countries across the...