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18 news from 2011

Canonical announces partnership with Pearson Technology Group and Linux New Media to add e-books and magazines through the Ubuntu Software Centre

By Canonical, 24 October 2011

Canonical today announced the addition of books and magazines to the Ubuntu Software Center with new content from partners Pearson Technology Group and Linux New Media.  The Ubuntu Software Center brings together free and commercial…

Ubuntu 12.04 to feature extended support period for desktop users

By Canonical, 21 October 2011

Five-year Long Term Support (LTS) makes Ubuntu a compelling choice for the business desktop London, October 21st, 2011: Canonical today announced it would be extending the support and maintenance period for its upcoming Long Term Support…

Vodafone Webbook with Ubuntu software launched in South Africa

By admin, 18 October 2011

Canonical today announces that Vodacom, the African subsidiary of Vodafone, has launched the Vodafone Webbook, which is available to users exclusively with the Ubuntu software. The goal of the product is to bring an affordable, full-…

Transforming the home PC with Ubuntu 11.10

By Canonical, 10 October 2011

London, 10 October, 2011: Millions of home users give their computers a new lease of life with Ubuntu each year. The upcoming version, Ubuntu 11.10, has substantial benefits for those looking for the latest personal cloud and web…

From client to cloud, Ubuntu 11.10 sets the pace for business IT

By Canonical, 10 October 2011

London, October 13th, 2011: The latest iteration of products, tools and services that help businesses deploy open-source cloud-oriented infrastructure with Ubuntu at the core have been announced. With Ubuntu 11.10 for desktop, server and…

Canonical launches technical support for Ubuntu on most popular public clouds

By Canonical, 28 July 2011

Full support and systems management services from the Ubuntu experts ready to go for most popular OS on the open public cloud Canonical today announces the launch of Ubuntu Advantage Cloud Guest, a set of technical support services,…

Canonical announces the Ubuntu Advantage Partner Programme for resellers

By Canonical, 25 July 2011

Global network of Canonical partner organisations to bring local delivery of services to businesses deploying Ubuntu London 25th July 2011: Canonical today announces the launch of its new Ubuntu Advantage (UA) partner programme, designed…

ASUS new Eee PC now available with Ubuntu operating system

By Canonical, 2 June 2011

LONDON, June 2nd, 2011: Canonical, the sponsor of the Ubuntu project, today announces that Ubuntu is now available pre-loaded on the new ASUS Eee PC series. The Eee PC, has a slim, lightweight, compact design with stunning graphics and…

Mobica adopting Ubuntu Core for embedded device development

By Canonical, 1 June 2011

Mobica is partnering with Canonical in the adoption of Ubuntu Core, a sub-set of Ubuntu technologies suited for the next generation of Internet-enabled embedded devices such as In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems, set top boxes, smart TV…

Pelagicore signs up to Ubuntu Core for in-vehicle infotainment development

By Canonical, 1 June 2011

London June 1st, 2011: Open source automotive infotainment development specialists, Pelagicore has adopted Canonical’s Ubuntu Core to build new embedded experiences based on broad architecture and open source technologies for in-…

Canonical joins GENIVI and announces Ubuntu version for in-vehicle infotainment

By Canonical, 12 May 2011

Canonical today announces it has joined The GENIVI Alliance, a non-profit industry alliance committed to driving the broad adoption of an open source In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) reference platform. Canonical has joined to bring its new…

Latest Ubuntu offers businesses added cloud features and sleek new desktop interface

By Canonical, 28 April 2011

Canonical today announced availability on April 28 of the Ubuntu 11.04 suite of products for businesses. Spanning corporate and developer desktops, servers and the leading open-source cloud implementation, Ubuntu 11.04 offers businesses of…