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9 posts from May 2011

Celebrate Ubuntu!

By Canonical, 31 May 2011

At UDS in Budapest we held a session on the idea of a toolkit for community members. It would allow anyone excited enough to show off and celebrate their use and love of Ubuntu. As you can see from the notes there were a lot of ideas and…

Ubuntu Showcase, Computex: May 31st

By Canonical, 25 May 2011

Next week, Canonical will present an executive briefing on developments in Ubuntu Desktop, Cloud and Server. Christopher Kenyon, Canonical EVP, will be sharing developments in Ubuntu, including: Introducing Ubuntu 11.04 with critically…

Ivanka, quo vadis?

By Canonical, 25 May 2011

On the 1st of June 2011 I will be departing these shores on an extended honeymoon with my husband of almost 3 months! I am taking what I believe is officially called ‘a career break’. We will be traveling from the top to the…

Open source: an educated decision

By Canonical, 20 May 2011

In this white paper, we de-bunk the myths that proprietary companies have built up to discredit open-source technology, explaining how it can help schools, colleges and universities reduce costs, improve IT performance, and prepare…

Here we go again!

By Canonical, 18 May 2011

Every 6 months the Ubuntu journey starts anew. Those of us entering yet another cycle assume that this all makes sense to the outside world but I like to post up dates on the wall in the office and write a blog post to give those new to…

Steel Storm: Burning Retribution in Ubuntu

By Canonical, 17 May 2011

Looking for some arcade fun and action? Well then head over to the Ubuntu Software Center and grab a copy of Steel Storm: Burning Retribution? It’s a fantastic top-down arcade shooter where you battle against numerous invading aliens…

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…

Canonical and Lenovo Collaboration in China

By Canonical, 9 May 2011

Canonical can give details of more machines coming online from Lenovo in the Chinese consumer market. There are now over 30 Lenovo ThinkPads certified with Ubuntu, with many of these being completed in the first half of 2011. The great…

Matt Zimmerman leaving Canonical

By Canonical, 6 May 2011

I joined Canonical in June of 2004 as a member of the founding team, before we even had a name for the company. In June 2011, after just over seven years as Ubuntu CTO, I will be leaving Canonical in search of new challenges. It has been…