The first alpha releases in the Ubuntu 15.04 development cycle are now available to download for testing. Four flavours participate in this milestone, including Ubuntu GNOME and Kubuntu. Ubuntu ‘proper’ will once again only participate in the final beta release due March, 2015. What’s New? Naturally, being this early on in the development cycle means there aren’t huge wholesale changes […]
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It’s a huge relief to be finally able to write the following: the first Ubuntu Phone to be sold to consumers will go on sale in Europe in the second week of Febuary.Made by Spanish device makers Bq, the device is (as we often said) a repurposed version of their popular Aquaris e4.5 model and not […]
China's youth developer community is invited to participate in 'Ubuntu Developer Innovation Contest' and the chance to win 70,000RMB cash.
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A new beta release of open-source racing game Super Tux Kart is available for testing, featuring improved tracks and a new graphics engine.
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Christmas, Yule, Winterville, new socks day… Whatever you call it you’ll be panic stricken to hear that it’s almost here. Like the rest of us in denial, you are a little stumped for ideas. It’s why you clicked on this on this article, after all. And with now just 9 days — 9 days! — left (at date […]
I’m sitting on 1TB of Google Drive storage and have 40GB going unused on OneDrive. And yet it’s Dropbox, with my massive 2.5GB allowance, that I rely on daily. Why? Because it’s cross-platform, a reason that will only strengthen my love of it when it, among other cloud storage providers, finally land native Chrome OS file manager support next year. And so, naturally, […]
A small update, but one that should have a big impact on the lives of app developers and users alike: Ubuntu 15.04 will ship with GTK 3.14.
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A Finnish tech start-up founded by an ex-Nokia manager is hoping to put Ubuntu and Sailfish at the forefront of the modular smartphone race.
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Grab a crate of canned food, starting digging a deep underground bunker and prepare to settle in to a world that will never be the same again: a trojan has been uncovered on Linux. Yes, the hitherto impregnable fortress of computing nirvana has been compromised in a way that has left security experts a bit perplexed as […]
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