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9 posts from January 2013

Raring to ringlead this cycle

By Canonical, 28 January 2013

Raring Ringtail is well under way with delicious new visual elements being dropped in all the time, and the new default wallpaper has already landed. Now it’s our turn to add some community contributed assets to the mix in the form…

Ubuntu helped set the stage for today's inauguration

By Jane Silber, 21 January 2013

Today’s inauguration of Barack Obama to his second term provides a good opportunity to look back at last year’s campaign and appreciate it in a bit more detail. We’ll skip discussion of the adverts, polls, photo ops,…

Ubuntu at the heart of Obama for America success

By Canonical, 21 January 2013

Harper Reed, CTO for the Obama For America presidential campaign talks to Canonical

Behind the scenes: Notes

By Canonical, 16 January 2013

With the recent reveal of Ubuntu on phones, and now the release of an example “Notes” application and toolkit , we thought this would be a great opportunity to share a summary of the process we went through for the design of…

Viva Ubuntu!

By Canonical, 9 January 2013

Wow! How do you know you’ve made something great? Some good indicators are press coverage, an award and a visit by Will.i.am. The first day at CES showed that the mobile industry and many, many (no, really!), many people are…

What are the management factors in planning a migration from Windows to Ubuntu?

By Canonical, 7 January 2013

Best of our webinars – (From the Ubuntu: The Desktop of the Future webinar @ 29.25 min) ANSWER Large scale migrations from Windows to Linux desktop can be done well. But some very ambitious projects to move to an open source desktop…

Designing the new Ubuntu for phone pages

By Inayaili de León Persson, 3 January 2013

As you’ve probably seen, Canonical has just announced Ubuntu on phones. We’re all very excited about it, especially since so many of us have been working hard on this project. Here’s an insight into the design of the new…

It’s official: Ubuntu now fits phones

By Jane Silber, 2 January 2013

Today we’re announcing our latest and, in my opinion, our most important ever product: Ubuntu is coming to the phone.   When we began developing Unity a few years ago, the aim was to create a single family of interfaces that work the…

Ubuntu comes to the phone, with a beautifully distilled interface and a unique full PC capability when docked

By Canonical, 2 January 2013

Leading open PC platform with huge global following announces mobile version for network operators, OEMs and silicon vendors Fast, beautiful interface for entry level smartphones Unique PC experience on superphones when docked with a…