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18 posts from September 2013

Critical workloads, private deployments and market opportunities abound in the cloud

By Canonical, 10 September 2013

In our annual Server and Cloud Survey we asked over 5,800 Ubuntu users from six continents to share their experience of using Ubuntu server and cloud, as well as how they use cloud and plans for the future. The 2013 results just in…

Facebook comes to Ubuntu phone

By Canonical, 10 September 2013

The Ubuntu community is developing a Facebook application for Ubuntu smartphones ready for launch later this year. It will be an Ubuntu Web App, which takes web based applications, such as Facebook, and enables them to act just like native…

Wednesday App Design Clinic

By Canonical, 10 September 2013

Since Ubuntu touch was announced, its been fantastic to see the variety of apps you’ve been developing, from shopping lists to word games, to apps that aid your daily commute. As the Ubuntu Touch platform gets bigger and better, myself and…

Join in UbuntuVoice: be the voice of millions of Ubuntu users

By Canonical, 10 September 2013

In past years, we have had many Ubuntu users getting involved in helping with our user research. Now we feel it’s time to form a user research network, which we’re calling: UbuntuVoice. So, if you want to: be the voice of over 20 million…

Canonical – Dell launching Ubuntu in China in 1,000+ stores

By Maria Bonnefon, 5 September 2013

Over the next few weeks Chinese customers will be able to find more ways to purchase Dell computers pre-loaded with Ubuntu throughout even more cities! With significant success to date, Dell China and Canonical will work closely together…

Cloud gets a boost with VMware vCHS

By Mark Baker, 2 September 2013

On Monday August 26th, VMware announced the general availability of their vCloud Hybrid Service. This service, initially opened back in May to a restricted set of early adopters provides VMware customers with a means of being able to…