Ubuntu

Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?
operating systems

Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?

They may be two of the most popular Linux distributions, but what are the differences?
27 Mar 2019
No strategic change for Canonical, says Mark Shuttleworth
open source

No strategic change for Canonical, says Mark Shuttleworth

Founder outlines focus on cloud, IoT, and machine learning
23 Aug 2017
Mark Shuttleworth to resume Canonical CEO role this summer
Business strategy

Mark Shuttleworth to resume Canonical CEO role this summer

Company founder will replace current CEO Jane Silber in July
12 Apr 2017
Canonical founder lays into “deeply anti-social” Mir-haters
Mobile

Canonical founder lays into “deeply anti-social” Mir-haters

Going mainstream brings out those who “love to hate”, says Shuttleworth
11 Apr 2017
Ubuntu to drop Unity, kills off smartphones and tablets plan
Mobile

Ubuntu to drop Unity, kills off smartphones and tablets plan

Desktop Ubuntu will go back to Gnome
6 Apr 2017
Qnap TS-853A-8G review
network attached storage (NAS)

Qnap TS-853A-8G review

This Ubuntu NAS will give you something to sing about
11 May 2016
Raspberry Pi Zero review - the £4 mini PC
Internet of Things (IoT)

Raspberry Pi Zero review - the £4 mini PC

The tiniest and cheapest computer we've ever squeezed it into an office environment
16 Feb 2016
Canonical launches first ‘converged device’ for Ubuntu OS
Mobile

Canonical launches first ‘converged device’ for Ubuntu OS

Ubuntu joins Windows 10 and OS X El Capitan with cross-device support
5 Feb 2016
HP Probook 455 G2 Ubuntu review
Laptops

HP Probook 455 G2 Ubuntu review

If you’re sick of Windows 10 already then try this Ubuntu-powered budget laptop
17 Aug 2015
Ubuntu 15.04 updates mobile, cloud and IoT
operating systems

Ubuntu 15.04 updates mobile, cloud and IoT

The Vivid Vervet version of Ubuntu, 15.04, is now available for free download
22 Apr 2015
Ubuntu smartphone European release date due in February
Mobile

Ubuntu smartphone European release date due in February

Device running the open sourced OS will be manufactured by Spanish firm BQ and cost €170
6 Feb 2015
HP Ubuntu laptop (255 G1) review
Laptops

HP Ubuntu laptop (255 G1) review

HP’s latest notebook saves money by ditching Windows for Ubuntu. Is your next notebook Open Source?
4 Nov 2014
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS release date revealed
Cloud Computing
cloud computing

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS release date revealed

The distribution will become available tomorrow along with OpenStack Icehouse
16 Apr 2014
Canonical names first Ubuntu Touch smartphone makers
Ubuntu on smartphones
Mobile

Canonical names first Ubuntu Touch smartphone makers

Ubuntu developer finally names manufacturers helping make good on its smartphone ambitions.
20 Feb 2014
Ubuntu Touch smartphone 2014 release by major OEM unlikely
Ubuntu on smartphones
Mobile

Ubuntu Touch smartphone 2014 release by major OEM unlikely

Canonical's community manager admits a 2014 release date is optimistic thinking for an OEM-made handset.
16 Jan 2014
Ubuntu 13.10 desktop OS goes on general release
Ubuntu
Software

Ubuntu 13.10 desktop OS goes on general release

Canonical unleashes latest version of desktop OS.
17 Oct 2013
IT Pro's web comment round-up
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Business strategy

IT Pro's web comment round-up

Facebook, Windows XP and Canonical's smartphone plans have all been picked over by IT Pro's readers this week.
23 Aug 2013
Ubuntu Edge shelved after missing $32m funding target
Mobile

Ubuntu Edge shelved after missing $32m funding target

Canonical falls $20m short of target, as Android/Ubuntu handset remains a dream.
22 Aug 2013
Ubuntu Edge smartphone project still $20 million short
Mobile Phones

Ubuntu Edge smartphone project still $20 million short

Despite breaking crowd funding records, Ubuntu developers only have a third of the cash for its new smartphone OS.
16 Aug 2013
Canonical crowd-source Android/Ubuntu smartphone nets $3.7m
Mobile

Canonical crowd-source Android/Ubuntu smartphone nets $3.7m

Updated: Firm has already raised $3.7 million of its $32 million 30-day target for Android/Ubuntu device that can be used as PC.
24 Jul 2013
Ubuntu forum hack details start to emerge
Offline
hacking

Ubuntu forum hack details start to emerge

Updated: Discussion board taken offline while Canonical claims it is getting closer to identifying root cause of hack.
23 Jul 2013
Ubuntu server OS bags added Dell hardware support
Ubuntu
Server & storage

Ubuntu server OS bags added Dell hardware support

Canonical and Dell strike support deal.
11 Mar 2013
Ubuntu tablet OS makes its debut
Ubuntu
News

Ubuntu tablet OS makes its debut

Updated: Canonical brings Ubuntu OS to tablets.
22 Feb 2013