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Snapcraft at Europython 2018

By Juan Real, 17 August 2018

In July, several members of our advocacy and design teams went to Europython 2018 in Edinburgh. It was a really well-organised event, mixing great speakers from a vibrant community at a great location. The main reason for us to get closer…

Cloud Native, Docker, K8s Summit

By Canonical, 17 August 2018

Cloud Native, Docker, K8s Summit Date: September 12-13 Location: 411 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, TX 75080 More Info: https://container-days.com About Cloud-Native, Docker & K8s Summit is a 2-day conference for all things related to…

Ubuntu updates for L1 Terminal Fault vulnerabilities

By Canonical, 14 August 2018

For up-to-date patch, package, and USN links, please click here. Today Intel announced a new side channel vulnerability known as L1 Terminal Fault. Raoul Strackx, Jo Van Bulck, Marina Minkin, Ofir Weisse, Daniel Genkin, Baris Kasikci,…

Retro Style Games on Linux

By Alan Pope, 14 August 2018

Gaming on Linux doesn’t have to mean buying a ludicrously priced GPU (thanks crypto miners!). Nor does it require a beefy CPU. There’s a real resurgence in retro style gaming going on right now. We’ve pulled together a…

Deploying Kubernetes on Public Clouds is hard – or is it?

By Stephan Fabel, 13 August 2018

Automate your Kubernetes deployments on AWS, Azure, and Google Recently, there’s been talk about how Kubernetes has become hard to deploy and run on virtual substrates such as those offered by the public clouds. Indeed, the cloud-specific…

Design and Web team summary – 13 August 2018

By Anthony Dillon, 13 August 2018

Welcome to the latest work and updates from the design and web team. The team manages all web projects across Canonical. From www.ubuntu.com to the Juju GUI we help to bring beauty and consistency to all the web projects. Web The web team…

Conference Report: Fullstack 2018 London

By Kit Randel, 9 August 2018

I recently attended Fullstack 2018, “The Conference on JavaScript, Node & Internet of Things” with my colleagues from the Canonical Web Team in London. Fullstack attempts to cover the full spectrum of the JS ecosystem…

Ubuntu Server development summary – 07 August 2018

By Joshua Powers, 7 August 2018

The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu Server Team. If you would like to reach the server team, you can find us at the #ubuntu-server channel on Freenode.…

Fresh Snaps from July 2018

By Alan Pope, 7 August 2018

Another month, and another bumper crop of snaps for you! This time around we have a great mix of developer tools, productivity applications and of course games. All of these are available as snaps which can run on millions of Linux…

Opera launches as a Snap for Linux users

By Canonical, 2 August 2018

London, UK, 02 August 2018: Opera and Canonical today announce that Opera, the popular web browser, is now available as a Snap in the Snap Store. Opera is the latest notable addition to the Snap Store providing ever more choice to Linux…

Ubuntu Server development summary – 31 July 2018

By Joshua Powers, 1 August 2018

The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu Server Team. If you would like to reach the server team, you can find us at the #ubuntu-server channel on Freenode.…

Create your Linux development workstation in seconds

By Martin Wimpress, 31 July 2018

Linux is the best platform for developers. Here’s how you can get popular languages and development environments up and running in moments. The first step is to install snapd (the service that runs and manages Snaps) on your distro,…