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10 posts from February 2012

Canonical to showcase 'Ubuntu for Android' at MWC in Barcelona

By Canonical, 26 February 2012

Mobile World Congress begins tomorrow, and for the first time, Canonical has a presence at the show. Further to our announcement earlier this week, for the first time in public, we will be showcasing the brand new concept ‘Ubuntu for…

Ubuntu for Android at MWC: world’s first full-featured desktop on a do

By Canonical, 21 February 2012

Carry less, do a lot more. All the productivity and apps of the full Ubuntu desktop, built into your Android phone. Canonical today unveiled Ubuntu for Android, bringing the world’s favourite free desktop experience to multi-core Android…

Enterprise Cloud Strategy: Six Near-Future Scenarios You Need to Consider Today

By Canonical, 21 February 2012

The future of enterprise cloud computing remains uncertain. But if you’re thinking about the best way to make it happen in your organisation, our latest guide is for you.This new, free ebook will show you why Ubuntu is the ideal platform…

Sound theme results

By Canonical, 20 February 2012

First of all, thank you all for your feedback in both the blog post and, most importantly, the survey. Over 2000 surveys were completed, which is amazing. We are really quite overwhelmed with the encouraging feedback received at this…

The Unity design process (and how you can play a part in it)

By Canonical, 16 February 2012

How is Unity designed? How can I contribute to this process? Why did you make thus and such decision? The Unity Design Team is frequently asked these questions, and this article aims to de-mystify our design process and highlight the…

Sound theme update

By Canonical, 15 February 2012

Thank you everyone for all your effort, overall it’s an impressive set from such a short deadline! We’ve been busy listening to all your submissions, it’s been a challenge, but the sound samples have been whittled down to a shortlist…

Ubuntu Server Survey 2012

By Canonical, 14 February 2012

The Ubuntu Server Survey is finally ready to be published it makes for a fascinating read. It is the third survey of its kind and again it has been an overwhelming response with over 6,000 completed surveys throughout 2011 and a heartfelt…

Introducing the Ubuntu Business Desktop Remix, by Canonical

By Jane Silber, 10 February 2012

Ubuntu Business Desktop Remix based on Ubuntu 11.10 is now available for corporate and government institutions evaluating Ubuntu as a desktop solution. The combination of Ubuntu’s ease of use, outstanding free software applications,…

Ubuntu sound theme design

By Canonical, 7 February 2012

If you’re as keen as we are that the Ubuntu sound theme is on brand, now is your chance! We are calling for pitches for the Ubuntu sound theme! The brief As Ubuntu expands onto new form factors, with an increasingly definitive visual…

La Cabine Téléphonique Aquarium

By Canonical, 1 February 2012

Because inspiration can come in many ways… I thought you might enjoy this peculiar installation. The fact that it is situated in a public place, and still attracts people after 5 years, makes it worth while. Some pictures. Some…