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Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition smartphone available in Europe, if you get an invite

Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition smartphone available in Europe, if you get an invite

By 24 June 2015

Fans of Ubuntu phones are about to have another thing to get excited about, the new MX4 Ubuntu Edition smartphone. The MX4 Ubuntu Edition, built by Chinese manufacturer Meizu, has been available to Chinese developers since May but is only now launching... >>

First Ubuntu smartphone available to buy tomorrow, but hurry it's limited

First Ubuntu smartphone available to buy tomorrow, but hurry it's limited

By 10 February 2015

UPDATE: The Ubuntu smartphone will be available from 9am to 6pm (CES) tomorrow Wed 10 February, or for UK dwellers that's between 8am and 5pm (GMT). The number of phones available will be limited, says its creator. Canonical has announced it will launch... >>

Ubuntu Touch smartphones to arrive from Canonical next year

Ubuntu Touch smartphones to arrive from Canonical next year

By 11 December 2013

The Ubuntu Touch smartphone has been up in the air for a while with no hardware partners announced for the software creators Canonical. That’s now changed. Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth has confirmed that the company has found a supplier for its hardware,... >>

Ubuntu Edge smartphone announced, will cost $830 in Indiegogo campaign

Ubuntu Edge smartphone announced, will cost $830 in Indiegogo campaign

By 22 July 2013

Canonical plans to crowdfund its first smartphone for the mobile version of Ubuntu. Announced in an Indiegogo campaign on Monday, Ubuntu says it wants to raise $32 million for the Ubuntu Edge from "enthusiasts and mobile computing professionals". The... >>

Ubuntu mobile developer preview to land on 20 more devices soon

Ubuntu mobile developer preview to land on 20 more devices soon

By 27 February 2013

After releasing the developer preview of Ubuntu mobile to current Nexus devices last week, Canonical has announced that more than 20 other devices will soon be added to the list for testing.  The preview was launched to give developers and enthusiasts... >>

Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones not shipping until 2014

Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones not shipping until 2014

By 19 February 2013

Canonical's founder Mark Shuttlework has announced that Ubuntu phones won't be shipping until the first quarter of 2014, going back on his own word.   In an interview with The Wall Street Journal earlier this month, he said Ubuntu phones would be shipping... >>

Ubuntu tablet interface revealed, coming to Nexus tablets on 21 February

Ubuntu tablet interface revealed, coming to Nexus tablets on 21 February

By 19 February 2013

Canonical has announced its Ubuntu tablet interface, after announcing Ubuntu for mobile handsets in January. Built off the same core as the mobile handset experience, Ubuntu for tablets has a focus on multi-tasking, sleekness and productivity. The "Side... >>

Canonical teases Ubuntu tablet announcement for 19 February

Canonical teases Ubuntu tablet announcement for 19 February

By 18 February 2013

Canonical, developer of Ubuntu, is set to announce tablet plans for its mobile operating system, according to a teaser on the company's website. The timer counts down to 19 February with the words "Tick, tock, tablet time!" An Ubuntu tablet has not been... >>

Ubuntu for Android pictures and hands-on

Ubuntu for Android pictures and hands-on

By 1 March 2012

Canonical has come up with an idea for really putting purpose into your multicore Android phone. So powerful have mobiles become in the past 12 months that the London-based company is suggesting we use them to power our desktop computers - and power them... >>

Ubuntu TV pictures and hands-on

Ubuntu TV pictures and hands-on

By 10 January 2012

It was only back at the end of October 2011 that Canonical's founder, Mark Shuttleworth, outlined his plans to stretch the Ubuntu ecosystem out beyond just computers and onto screens everywhere. We've already seen this in action on mobile phones with... >>