Tag Archives: Ubuntu

Ubuntu is coming to smartphones

ubuntu-phone Canonical has announced that it is developing a version of its Ubuntu operating system which is designed to run on smartphones. As yet, which manufacturers will be involved with Ubuntu handsets.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Ubuntu for Android combines smartphone and desktop

Android Logo Canonical has announced that it plans to give Android smartphone owners the chance to turn their handset into a fully fledged desktop PC. The idea is to merge Ubuntu (Linux) with.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Ubuntu on mobiles by 2014

ubuntu Popular Linux distro Ubuntu could be powering mobile devices such as phones and tablet PC’s by 2014. That’s according to an interview with Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical, the company that.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Tablet PC news

Elite programmer creates £15 PC-on-a-stick

Remember David Braben? The man responsible for a good deal of our teenage weekends spent launching our vector graphic spaceship from Lave, exploring space, trading luxury goods one way, computers back the other, while dodging and blasting pirates. Yes, he was the programmer of the.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing

Ubuntu 10.10 OS out on Sunday

Canonical has announced that its Ubuntu 10.10 operating system, which is pitching itself as more consumer friendly, will be available for download on October 10th, this Sunday. It will come in two flavours, a Desktop Edition and a Netbook Edition specifically designed with a new.. more
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Dell drops Ubuntu powered PCs?

Dell has decided to stop selling home computers pre-installed with the Ubuntu operating system, a flavour of Linux, on its web store – at least for the moment. So PC Pro reports, pointing out that a search for Ubuntu on the Dell UK website just.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing