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23 posts from August 2013

An Ubuntu Edge message from Mark Shuttleworth

By Canonical, 13 August 2013

Thanks in large part to all of you, the Ubuntu Edge campaign response has been incredible. In just over three weeks more than 20,000 people have backed the project, from individuals giving a single dollar right up to Bloomberg’s fantastic…

Crowdfunding-Kampagne für Ubuntu Edge bricht Rekorde

By Canonical, 8 August 2013

Großartige Unterstützung durch Technologie-Enthusiasten aus Deutschland Canonical hat mit seiner Crowdfunding-Initiative zur Entwicklung von Ubuntu Edge innerhalb kürzester Zeit mehr als 6 Millionen Euro eingesammelt. Ubuntu Edge…

Ubuntu Edge now $695, thanks to major industry backing

By Canonical, 8 August 2013

With 14 days to go, it’s time for our biggest announcement yet. From now until the end of the campaign, we’re fixing the price of the Ubuntu Edge at $695! No limited quantities, no more price changes. You wanted a more affordable Edge, and…

Bloomberg bets big on the Ubuntu Edge

By Canonical, 7 August 2013

The record-breaking Ubuntu Edge crowdfunding campaign has its first major corporate backer, Bloomberg LP. Bloomberg, the financial information, analytics and news leader, pledged $80,000 towards the campaign in exchange for the Enterprise…

UbuntuKylin steals the show at OCOW Summit

By Jon Melamut, 6 August 2013

UbuntuKylin was awarded the Number 1 China Open Source Project for 2013 at the eighth Open Source China – Open Source World Summit in Beijing at Beihang University.

Calendar App Visuals

By Canonical, 6 August 2013

Over the past few weeks we’ve been exploring visual directions for the calendar app. It’s a pretty exciting opportunity to create something fresh and at the same time useful. In this post I’ll take you through some of the directions we’re…

When it comes to scale, size doesn’t matter

By Mark Baker, 2 August 2013

This is the first in a series of articles about the best ways to manage scale out workloads. Scale. We hear a lot about managing scale being one of the key challenges in a world where numbers can grow very large very fast. Whether it’s…

Join us at Mobile Monday in San Francisco

By marina-engelvuori, 2 August 2013

And learn more about Ubuntu Edge Mobile Monday Silicon Valley is hosting a meetup in San Francisco on August 12th at 6pm. The session will be “Challenges in Innovating Mobile Devices and Wearables”, and is sponsored by Canonical. The…

T-Mobile USA joins the Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group

By Canonical, 1 August 2013

T-Mobile USA is the newest member of the Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group. T-Mobile USA reaches almost 300 million American consumers and business people today. As a member of the CAG, T-mobile USA will join discussions to influence the…

A successful (and busy!) week at OSCON

By Canonical, 1 August 2013

Last week, we attended OSCON in Portland, Oregon and had a jam-packed event! We presented seven sessions throughout the week, including Community Management Training, Service Orchestration In The Cloud With Juju, Ubuntu Phone and Tablet…

LastPass backs Ubuntu Edge campaign

By Victor Tuson Palau, 1 August 2013

The Ubuntu Edge campaign has new backing from LastPass, provider of the leading online secure password management tool.