Snap support lands in Fedora 24, 25 and 26

By David Callé on 11 April 2017

As part as our mission to get snaps running everywhere, we are pleased to announce that support for snaps has now officially landed in Fedora, starting with Fedora 24 and up. Big thanks to Neal Gompa who has been instrumental in landing…

Cloud and server

Snapcraft 2.27 has been released

By Sergio Schvezov on 17 February 2017

Hello snapcrafters! We are pleased to announce the release snapcraft 2.27: Contributions This release has seen some contributions from outside of the snapcraft core team, so we want to give a…

Internet of Things

Eclipse foundation: IoT developer survey

By Amrisha Prashar on 13 February 2017

The third annual IoT Developer Survey, hosted by Eclipse IoT has just been launched. In previous years it has provided interesting insights about how developers are building IoT solutions, for example – did you know that 73% of…

Internet of Things

Snapcraft 2.26 has been released

By Sergio Schvezov on 3 February 2017

Hello snapcrafters! We are pleased to announce the release of version 2.26 of snapcraft has been released: Contributions This release has seen some contributions from outside of the snapcraft…

Internet of Things

Samsung Developer Conference 2016

By Thibaut Rouffineau on 26 April 2016

It’s arrived! Samsung’s big yearly developer event kicks off from April 27th – 28th in SF. A place where developers, creators and builders alike come together to discuss the latest technologies and future innovations. This year, IOT…

Internet of Things

Canonical and Samsung demonstrate Ubuntu Core on SAMSUNG ARTIK™

By Canonical on 18 February 2016

‘snappy’ Ubuntu Core ported to SAMSUNG ARTIK™ platform, running sample applications Best of breed security critical for IoT Canonical today announced that it has joined the SAMSUNG ARTIK™ IoT ecosystem to enable faster development and…

Internet of Things

Snickerdoodle: the maker board with robotic powers!

By Thibaut Rouffineau on 20 November 2015

  Snickerdoodle is no ordinary maker board… it will let you achieve your wildest maker dreams from robotics to advanced networking! And their crowdfunding campaign is about to finish… so it’s your last chance to grab…

Internet of Things

Crowdsourcing the #AppEnabledHome: GE, FirstBuild and Canonical

By Maarten Ectors on 22 September 2015

  IoT is changing the home. Soon you will have apps and app stores on any type of home appliance. Earlier this year, GE’s FirstBuild brought to market the first app-enabled fridge. However, before IoT in the home can be mass market…

Phone and tablet
Phone and tablet

Celebrate Ubuntu: China Hackathon

By April Wang on 15 July 2015

To celebrate the Developer Edition Ubuntu phone launch in China, Canonical organized a “celebrate Ubuntu” hackathon for the phone in Beijing. It was also hosted as part of the on-going China Mobile & Ubuntu Developer Innovation…

A seachange in front-end best practice (but not for a while)

By Robin Winslow on 11 March 2015

Despite some reservations, it looks like HTTP/2 is very definitely the future of the Internet. Speed improvements HTTP/2 may not be the perfect standard, but it will bring with it many long-awaited speed improvements to internet…

Internet of Things

Ubuntu Core on Internet Things

By Canonical on 20 January 2015

New Snappy Ubuntu Core on smart devices delivers bullet-proof security, reliable updates and the enormous Ubuntu ecosystem at your fingertips – bringing the developer’s favourite cloud platform to a wide range of internet things,…