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Ubuntu smartphone OS coming to Galaxy Nexus devices
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Mobile

Ubuntu smartphone OS coming to Galaxy Nexus devices

Canonical unveils mobile OS to run on Android devices.
2 Jan 2013
Ubuntu 12.04 review
Ubuntu
Software

Ubuntu 12.04 review

Canonical has packed in a HUD-based interface, bundled open source software, and increased security/software support from three to five years. We find…
30 Apr 2012
Canonical uncloaks Ubuntu for Android
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Mobile

Canonical uncloaks Ubuntu for Android

Ubuntu can now run alongside Android thanks to a Canonical project, but mobile makers will have to be convinced of its worth.
22 Feb 2012
Ubuntu vs. Windows 7 on the business desktop
Ubuntu Desktop
Software

Ubuntu vs. Windows 7 on the business desktop

Microsoft Windows may be the de facto standard desktop operating system in business environments, but high costs, restrictive licences and constant se…
9 Feb 2012
HP picks Ubuntu as cloud operating system
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cloud computing

HP picks Ubuntu as cloud operating system

The company’s public cloud offering will be powered by Canonical’s open source OS.
10 Oct 2011
Ubuntu 11.10 code named Oneiric Ocelot
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Network & Internet

Ubuntu 11.10 code named Oneiric Ocelot

The next version of the open source OS will continue the double-barrelled, animal-themed naming convention of is predecessors.
9 Mar 2011
Ubuntu to get multi-touch from 10.10
Ubuntu
Network & Internet

Ubuntu to get multi-touch from 10.10

Multi-touch capabilities will feature in Ubuntu 10.10 and future versions of the OS.
17 Aug 2010
Ubuntu is more secure than Windows, according to Dell
Security
Security

Ubuntu is more secure than Windows, according to Dell

Computer maker Dell has been singing Ubuntu's praises from the rooftops, saying its smaller user numbers meant it wasn't a target for online scammers.
15 Jun 2010
Canonical unveils Ubuntu Light, Unity for fast web access
Ubuntu
Software

Canonical unveils Ubuntu Light, Unity for fast web access

Unity and Ubuntu Light promise access to the web in seven seconds, according to Canonical.
10 May 2010
Top 10 areas where open source leads the way
Open source
Business strategy

Top 10 areas where open source leads the way

With job losses rising and belts being tightened across the country, now is the perfect time to look once again at the benefits of using open source s…
8 Feb 2010
Windows set for Ubuntu cloud storage?
Cloud computing
cloud storage

Windows set for Ubuntu cloud storage?

Reports have claimed that the open source developers will be offering its cloud storage service to Windows users.
25 Jan 2010
Mark Shuttleworth to step down as Canonical head
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public sector

Mark Shuttleworth to step down as Canonical head

The Ubuntu leader is stepping down from his role of chief executive at the open source group, to focus on development.
18 Dec 2009
Next Ubuntu for desktop and server out this week
Ubuntu
Software

Next Ubuntu for desktop and server out this week

Karmic Koala will arrive on Thursday, as Mark Shuttleworth praises Windows 7.
27 Oct 2009
Ubuntu to launch cloud appliance store
Cloud computing
Server & storage

Ubuntu to launch cloud appliance store

As part of its Karmic Koala launch this month, Ubuntu will also launch its own store for cloud applications.
16 Oct 2009
Latest Ubuntu available for download
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Software

Latest Ubuntu available for download

Just a week after the release candidate, Canonical has made the latest Ubuntu desktop and server versions available for download.
24 Apr 2009
Can Linux win netbooks back?
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Laptops

Can Linux win netbooks back?

Has Linux just lost the best chance it had to break into the mainstream desktop operating system market?
20 Apr 2009
Does System76 revenue prove Linux growth trend?
Linux
Server & storage

Does System76 revenue prove Linux growth trend?

System76 has shown a 61 per cent revenue increase in its first quarter. Does this prove Linux is the way to beat the recession?
16 Apr 2009
Ubuntu releases Jaunty Jackalope beta
Software

Ubuntu releases Jaunty Jackalope beta

The beta for Ubuntu's next operating system is now available for download.
27 Mar 2009
The "Karmic Koala" - new Ubuntu gets redesign
Software

The "Karmic Koala" - new Ubuntu gets redesign

The new version of Ubuntu should be speedier and shinier, and with a brand new look.
24 Feb 2009
IBM pushes virtual desktops without Microsoft
Software

IBM pushes virtual desktops without Microsoft

IBM is looking to convince companies to run "Microsoft-free" virtual desktops.
4 Dec 2008
ARM gets flashy with Adobe
Mobile

ARM gets flashy with Adobe

Adobe follows Ubuntu by teaming up with chip designer ARM to improve the web on mobile phones and netbooks.
17 Nov 2008
Enterprises eye open source and Web 2.0
Software

Enterprises eye open source and Web 2.0

Open source solutions are becoming more of an option for businesses.
11 Nov 2008
New Ubuntu desktop and server versions ready this week
Software

New Ubuntu desktop and server versions ready this week

Canonical has announced the version 8.10 of its desktop and server Linux operating systems will be available for download on 30 October.
28 Oct 2008
Toshiba adds to netbook tally
Software

Toshiba adds to netbook tally

Another day, another netbook as Toshiba enters the budget laptop arena.
19 Sep 2008