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Ubuntu Touch gets official dual-boot with Android

Ubuntu Touch gets official dual-boot with Android

By 24 December 2013

One of the tough parts about changing mobile operating system is sacrificing what you already have. Canonical aims to tackle this by offering dual-boot with Ubuntu and Android. While Ubuntu OS gets near, with hardware for the system on the horizon for... >>

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,... >>

Not digging Android? Stable Ubuntu Touch OS build launched

Not digging Android? Stable Ubuntu Touch OS build launched

By 17 October 2013

Canonical has launched Ubuntu Touch OS - a slick mobile version of Ubuntu. The public release follows testing with developers over the summer, in an effort to squash bugs and prepare the mobile OS for a general release.  But don't expect every Android... >>

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 mobile developer preview lands on Nexus handsets 21 February

Ubuntu mobile developer preview lands on Nexus handsets 21 February

By 15 February 2013

Canonical has announced that its new Ubuntu mobile operating system will support the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 4 on 21 February. The build will be a preview for developers to begin building on the SDK.  On 21 February the folks at Canonical will make the... >>

Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones shipping in October

Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones shipping in October

By 7 February 2013

Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth has announced that the first Ubuntu smartphones will be available in October, following the Ubuntu for Mobile platform reveal in early January. The Wall Street Journal reports the smartphone line launch is more firm... >>


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