Pro
Pro 2014-10-22 13:36:04
To address that, using a new system dubbed Continuum, Windows 10 will automatically adjust itself depending on the type of device, offering a touch environment similar to the Start screen in Windows 8 for tablets and the standard desktop when a ...
Pro
Pro 2014-10-22 12:25:59
To address that, using a new system dubbed Continuum, Windows 10 will automatically adjust itself depending on the type of device, offering a touch environment similar to the Start screen in Windows 8 for tablets and the standard desktop when a ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-10-21 21:39:13
It's a full-fledged PC with an Intel Atom quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, and Windows 8.1 software. It's not a particularly powerful Windows PC. It has the same processor you'll find in dirt cheap Windows tablets… and that's led some folks to ...and more »
Times
Times 2014-10-20 18:12:05
But her decision this week will touch on many other issues. Barry Roux, the chief ... Mr. Roux has even invoked the African tradition of Ubuntu — usually taken to denote a sense of caring community — to ask that Mr. Pistorius be spared prison. Yet a ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-10-20 16:18:41
Ubuntu for phones and tablets shares many features with the desktop version of the operating system, but there's a focus on new types of apps designed for smaller, touchscreen displays. Moving forward, Shuttleworth says the team hopes to bring Ubuntu ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2014-10-20 15:02:46
Nowadays you can get cheap dongles that turn most HDTVs or any monitor with an HDMI port into a dumb terminal for an Android device. But recently Meego unveiled the T01, a dongle that can run not only Android, but Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu as well, ...
Innovation
Innovation 2014-10-20 08:50:07
Ubuntu Touch è quasi pronto al suo debutto. Fra poche settimane i primi dispositivi con il sistema operativo targato Canonical, prodotti da Meizu e Bq, faranno il loro debutto ufficiale. Forse è per questo che da qualche giorno Canonical ha pubblicato ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-10-19 16:11:28
The Zotac ZBOX PI320 pico is a desktop PC with the power of a cheap Windows tablet. That might not sound too impressive… until you realize that it's a full-fledged Windows computer ... 32GB of storage, and Windows 8.1 with Bing software. You can run ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-10-17 16:20:42
It's sort of Samsung's answer to Amazon's Mayday button for Fire tablets and it could be helpful for folks who are new to Chrome OS or to computers in general. The Samsung Chromebook 2 with an Intel Celeron N2840 processor should be widely available ...and more »
(Blog)
(Blog) 2014-10-17 09:07:37
Una delle app più importanti di un sistema operativo mobile è sicuramente il client mail. Fino ad oggi il team di Ubuntu Touch ha utilizzato come base per il proprio client email, un app in Qt chiamata Trojita. In questi giorni, però, i developer hanno ...
UK
UK 2014-10-16 22:27:50
If Apple has identified a market at the lower end, then they probably plan to launch something that 'anyone reasonable would consider a new product category' A desktop iPad with keyboard and touch pad perhaps. with a tag more around the £600- £700 mark ...and more »
release)
release) 2014-10-16 11:18:26
Reinforcing the Company's commitment to education and excellence in endoscopy, and the necessity for early diagnosis in colorectal cancer (CRC), PENTAX Medical will introduce a tablet-based app, 'Quality in Colonoscopy' (QiC). .... In his session at ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-10-15 15:53:32
Under the hood, these little guys have the guts of an Android phone or tablet which means they typically have ARM-based processors. But now at ... That means it should be able to support Windows 8.1 as well as Android, Ubuntu, or other operating systems.
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-10-14 23:04:35
The Zotac ZBOX PI320 pico is a tiny desktop computer that's small enough to fit in the palm of one hand. The $200 computer features an Intel Atom quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, WiFi, Bluetooth, Ethernet, HDMI, and 3 USB ports.
release)
release) 2014-10-14 16:18:17
Conexant Systems Inc., an audio and imaging innovation leader, has received the Outstanding Semiconductor Award for its CX20921 voice processing chip. The honor was bestowed by the Orange County Technology Alliance at the annual High-Tech ...and more »
PCWorld
PCWorld 2014-10-13 22:20:57
There's the wide lineup of traditional Linux distributions, of course: Ubuntu and Mint and Fedora and so many others with their varied feature sets and deep customization options that let you hand-tailor a personalized operating system truly built for you.
UK
UK 2014-10-13 15:53:23
If Apple has identified a market at the lower end, then they probably plan to launch something that 'anyone reasonable would consider a new product category' A desktop iPad with keyboard and touch pad perhaps. with a tag more around the £600- £700 mark ...and more »
Game
Game 2014-10-13 10:17:01
The most compelling part of the Meizu MX4 Pro is that it will run on Ubuntu Touch with another variation running on Aliyun OS or YunOS 3.0, whis is a Linux-based platform incorporating Android runtime, made by Alibaba. Alibaba and Meizu plan to launch ...and more »
release)
release) 2014-10-13 02:06:53
Consiste em um tablet de 8” que suporta um acessório MSR, e que pode ser integrado com a opção de um punho tipo pistola removível ou alça de mão, dependendo da aplicação. Além disso, uma estação de acoplagem opcional permite que o dispositivo ...and more »
Novice
Novice 2014-10-11 06:08:42
Kot vse kaže bo mobilni operacijski sistem Ubuntu Touch sprva nameščen na pametnem mobilnem telefonu Meizu MX4 Pro, ki bo po vsej verjetnosti naprodaj že novembra. Novost bo dovolj zmogljiva, da bo zlahka prepričala tudi najzahtevnejše, njena ...and more »
LinuxGizmos
LinuxGizmos 2014-10-11 05:04:02
The company has invested heavily in its vision of expanding Ubuntu's territory beyond its current desktop and server market, into the super-high-volume market of consumer devices including smartphones, tablets, TV-streaming boxes, and wearables.and more »
CNET
CNET 2014-10-10 16:13:41
And that's OK, because even without one, this is a 10-inch Windows tablet for $139. And let's check the rest of the specs: 1.3GHz quad-core processor, 32GB of solid-state storage, a microSD slot for adding more, dual cameras (including an 8-megapixel ...
CNET
CNET 2014-10-10 03:02:44
I know that a lot of people depend on their operating system and some depend on their well built surface tablets to get work done and use for school and that is what their strong suit is. I am not saying Apple people can't get work done I am just tired ...and more »
Links
Links 2014-10-09 21:31:14
The first DWG-based full CAD software for Android tablets, including a UI/UX specifically adapted for touch-based input. Files are ... extended to 64 bit distros. ARES Commander is tested for the following distributions: Ubuntu, Debian, Suse Linux and ...and more »
Review
Review 2014-10-09 19:57:52
In addition to running the new Windows 10 Technical Preview, VMware Workstation 11 will add support for other operating systems, including Windows 2012 R2 for servers, Ubuntu 14.10, RHEL 7, CentOS 7, Fedora 20, Debian 7.6 and more than 200 others, the ...
CNET
CNET 2014-10-09 18:25:49
All Microsoft will say re: Windows 10 compatibility for Surface RT and Surface 2 is: "Windows on ARM-based processors continues to be an important element of our strategy for phones and tablets, and we'll have more to share on the Windows experience ...and more »
upgrade.it
upgrade.it 2014-10-09 12:02:10
Meizu MX4 Pro potrebbe essere proposto anche in versione Ubuntu Touch, parallelamente al modello tradizionale con Android personalizzato con Flyme OS. Sotto la scocca lo smartphone dovrebbe offrire una componentistica tecnica molto interessante, ...
EXAME.com
EXAME.com 2014-10-09 02:42:10
Um blog italiano chegou a informar que a Canonical irá lançar o Ubuntu Touch em dezembro deste ano. Entretanto, é pouco provável que o aparelho venha com o Ubuntu Touch, uma vez que a fabricante tem sua própria modificação do sistema Android, ...
TweakTown
TweakTown 2014-10-08 18:29:21
... Mullins APU which is currently positioned for entry-level notebooks and tablets. It was also pointed out that this will also be 'officially' compatible with Windows 10. The rest of the operating systems, such as Windows 8.1, Ubuntu and SLED ...
LesMobiles.com
LesMobiles.com 2014-10-08 18:28:08
Mais depuis, plus aucune nouvelle : le MX3 Ubuntu n'est toujours pas commercialisé. Cependant, quelques semaines après la présentation au Mobile Asia Expo, Meizu publie le fameux teaser sur son compte Facebook. Pourquoi s'agirait-il d'autre chose ...
AreaMobile
AreaMobile 2014-10-08 13:56:27
Der chinesische Hersteller Meizu wird wohl noch im Laufe dieses Jahres eine weitere Auflage seines vor kurzem gestarteten Flaggschiffs MX4 vorstellen. Anders als dieses wird das MX4 Pro wohl nicht unter Flyme OS, sondern dem Betriebssystem Ubuntu ...
REM
REM 2014-10-08 12:03:17
Download Firefox, Ubuntu, Tizen and Jolla Sailfish for iOS and Android From quite some time Android and iOS have been dominating the smartphone market, but no worries, those who ate not contented with these have other options to chose from. Moreover ...and more »
WCCFtech
WCCFtech 2014-10-08 08:04:20
... and Excavator Core. The APUs will also support DDR3-2133 memory, Windows 10/Windows 8.1, Ubuntu and SLED operating systems, the sources noted. ... The chips will be 20nm based and will target tablets and convertibles in 2015. The SOCs in ...and more »
WCCFtech
WCCFtech 2014-10-08 07:33:27
... and Excavator Core. The APUs will also support DDR3-2133 memory, Windows 10/Windows 8.1, Ubuntu and SLED operating systems, the sources noted. ... The chips will be 20nm based and will target tablets and convertibles in 2015. The SOCs in ...
GSMArena.com
GSMArena.com 2014-10-08 00:11:41
All in all, the Meizu MX4 shapes up to be a stellar choice for users who like to experiment with different operational systems. In addition to Flyme OS and Ubuntu Touch, the handset has also been spotted with YunOS on board. The latter is an Android ...
Hardware
Hardware 2014-10-07 22:26:11
After a fe w rumors that Meizu may be using Ubuntu Touch as its "stunning new OS," there seems to be some confirmation that the rumors are real after what appears to be a Meizu MX4 Pro device was spotted in the wild running Ubuntu touch. The Meizu MX4 ...
Phonandroid
Phonandroid 2014-10-07 17:39:35
Mis à part quelques portages expérimentaux sur les appareils Nexus, Ubuntu Touch ne fait l'objet que d'un intérêt minimal de la part des entreprises et des développeurs. Ce qui s'avère plutôt regrettable puisqu'avec quelques ajustements et une présence ...
Joplin
Joplin 2014-10-06 15:46:46
Firefox OS was developed by Mozilla and it made its appearance in 2012, but it was released one year later for smartphones and tablets, following to be used on smart TVs as well. It was built on HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript, which means that the websites ...
News
News 2014-10-06 11:32:22
Meizu Italian blog revealed that Ubuntu Touch system will launch on Meizu MX4 later this fall, quite probably December. Ubuntu developers are working to promote an RTM (release to manufacturing) version of this operating system and ti seems like they ...
Innovation
Innovation 2014-10-05 14:10:58
Ubuntu Touch non è ancora un sistema del tutto maturo (il software disponibile adesso è ancora molto scarno, ma sicuramente impressionante), tuttavia è possibile provarlo installandolo su vari dispositivi (sin dalle prime release sui Nexus ...
GinjFo
GinjFo 2014-10-05 11:51:53
Cet OS est en développement depuis plusieurs mois maintenant et la version RTM a été publiée, vous pouvez relire notre actualité à ce sujet - Ubuntu Touch RTM est disponible en téléchargement – . L'équipe de développement apporte désormais les ...
cnBeta
cnBeta 2014-10-05 09:37:36
不过最近微博ID为@ubuntu团队的用户在转发微博时道:“万众期待,不会让各位失望的”。可以知道的是目前魅族的ubuntu手机双方还在合作中,但具体发布日期未知,MX4也很有可能搭载Ubuntu Touch。现在还无法判断ubuntu团队 ...
News
News 2014-10-03 10:41:23
През декември се очаква да излезе завършена версия на мобилната платформа Ubuntu Touch, която несъмнено ще се нуждае от солидна екосистема от приложения, за да успее. За да насърчи създавенето им, разработчикът Canonical показа ...
release)
release) 2014-10-03 10:10:14
The company ensures Ubuntu runs reliably on every platform from PCs, tablets and smartphones to servers and the cloud. In just a few years, Canonical grew from 200 to over 600 employees in 30 countries as the company added new products and ...and more »
LinuxInsider.com
LinuxInsider.com 2014-10-03 03:39:26
This not only creates a more pleasant appearance, but also adds a touch of class and efficiency. Perhaps one of the only things lightweight or cheap about what the developers did in this distro was to make the Midori Web browser the only preinstalled ...
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-10-02 18:48:18
You see Linux in Android phones and tablets, Chromebooks, Kindle ebook readers and in many other devices. The article grudgingly notes the success of Linux in mobile at the very end but otherwise seems totally focused on a pointless desktop horse race ...and more »
PRO
PRO 2014-10-02 16:19:37
That is, unless you own a hybrid device, in which case Windows will revert to the Start Menu when keyboard is plugged in, and Start Screen when you go into tablet mode – although “Continuum mode” wasn't quite ready in time for the Technical Preview ...
CNET
CNET 2014-10-02 02:27:48
Personally I am working with Ubuntu 14.04 just to keep my options open. I feel like some of this is .... @weaponji I think the main difference is that it can detect if you are on a desktop, laptop, or tablet and auto change the UI accordingly. They ...
UK
UK 2014-10-01 17:35:50
If Apple has identified a market at the lower end, then they probably plan to launch something that 'anyone reasonable would consider a new product category' A desktop iPad with keyboard and touch pad perhaps. with a tag more around the £600- £700 mark ...and more »
Trends
Trends 2014-10-01 01:46:03
While its presence is causing migraines for Windows Phone diehards who worry that the new “one platform” approach will bring undesirable interface elements back to Microsoft's phones and tablets, the taskbar is an anchor of the desktop experience that ...
CNET
CNET 2014-09-30 21:23:38
Originally codenamed Windows Threshold, the new operating system essentially does away with the dependency on the tiled "Metro" user interface that Microsoft had attempted to implement across its entire device line, from desktop PCs to Surface tablets ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-09-30 20:35:17
... systems Linux and BSD. It allows unauthorized commands to executed remotely. The most important thing to say about the Shellshock bug is that it is a problem for web sites and servers on the Internet and not for desktop computers or (for the most ...and more »
AnandTech
AnandTech 2014-09-30 15:22:13
Each server is available with Ubuntu and IBM Informix database preinstalled, and will be demonstrated at ARM TechCon October 1-3 in Santa Clara, California. ... And with 4-wide cores the X-Gene is more beefy than your typical smartphone / tablet CPUs.and more »
Reviews
Reviews 2014-09-30 15:13:53
Both Ubuntu (and other flavours of Linux) and OS X already provide the feature and Microsoft will likely copy it to an extent. Windows 9 users will be able to have multiple desktops open at the same time with a simple way to switch between then. It's a ...
Reviews
Reviews 2014-09-30 15:13:53
You can resize each icon just as you can currently on Windows 8 and there is also an option to switch between Start Menu and Start Screen depending on what device you're using. It's unclear if this will only be an option on laptops and tablets, or ...
Computerworld
Computerworld 2014-09-30 12:13:06
ARM CPUs are more commonly used in smartphones and tablets, but proponents say their low power consumption makes them good for building servers. ... Customers can order the systems starting Monday. [They] ship with Canonical's Ubuntu Linux ...
DR
DR 2014-09-29 18:06:25
Ubuntu har i en årrække været kendt som det gratis, Linux-baserede open source-alternativ til Windows og Mac OS X til klassiske computere, men der har ikke fandtes en udgave af systemet, som virkede tilfredsstillende til mobiler og tablets med ...and more »
ComputerWeekly.com
ComputerWeekly.com 2014-09-29 17:04:30
The first is Moonshot 64-bit server, HP ProLiant m400, based on the AppliedMicro X-Gene SoC (system on a chip) with Linux (Ubuntu) operating system. It is designed to deliver two times the density and four times more web-serving compute and 30% ...
PCWorld
PCWorld 2014-09-29 15:02:34
ARM CPUs are more commonly used in smartphones and tablets, but proponents say their low power consumption makes them good for building servers that consume little energy and pack a lot of compute power in a small space—the main selling points for ...
EnterpriseTech
EnterpriseTech 2014-09-29 13:55:41
In one case, a customer developing applications for ARM-based consumer devices was able to see a 10X reduction in the time it took to test applications by moving from racks of tablets and phones in their test environments to racks of X-Gene1 processors ...
WebNews
WebNews 2014-09-29 13:03:04
Con una recente dichiarazione rilasciata ad Ars Technica, l'azienda ha però rapidamente chiarito che «i prezzi finali e i piani di mercato saranno fissati dai nostri partner, Meizu e BQ». Anche BQ sta infatti sviluppando un proprio dispositivo Ubuntu ...and more »
News
News 2014-09-29 12:30:50
... a favorite of busy professionals. Ubuntu and OS X already offered this feature. ... That means app developers can create a single app that will work seamlessly on all three form factors: desktop, tablet and smartphone. It will give desktop users ...
Romania
Romania 2014-09-29 07:04:25
Ubuntu Touch ajunge în sfârșit pe piață și se poate dovedi cea mai interesantă platformă. După un eșec cu proiectul de crowdfunding de 32 milioane, Ubuntu revine pe un smartphone de vârf din China. Ubuntu Touch s-a ridicat drept un sistem de operare ...
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-09-27 15:46:34
... a favorite of busy professionals. Ubuntu and OS X already offered this feature. ... That means app developers can create a single app that will work seamlessly on all three form factors: desktop, tablet and smartphone. It will give desktop users ...
NeoTeo
NeoTeo 2014-09-27 07:26:10
El hardware ciertamente no se materializó, pero eso no quiere decir que la compañía haya abandonado sus planes de ver a Ubuntu entre los dispositivos móviles. El último build de Ubuntu Touch ha alcanzado el estado RTM, y llegará al mercado en el mes ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-09-26 23:03:07
Google recently rolled out limited support for running Android apps on Chromebooks and Chromeboxes. But only a handful of apps are officially supported. It didn't take long for third-party developers to figure out how to load other Android apps… and ...and more »
Register
Register 2014-09-26 21:36:31
Those changes are Mir graphics display stack and Unity 8, which runs atop Mir, not just on the desktop but also on other devices like tablets and Ubuntu Phones. That's why there is another, parallel Unity release available known as Ubuntu Desktop Next.and more »
Reviews
Reviews 2014-09-26 17:15:44
According to a leak from WinBeta, these two versions of the operating system will be completely separate, with no access to the desktop for tablets or smartphones and no full-screen Start Screen for full PCs or laptops. It's possible that both versions ...
PCWorld
PCWorld 2014-09-26 16:40:28
If you're running Linux, most of the big-name distributions have already released updates that patch Shellshock, including Red Hat, Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, CentOS and more. Be warned, however, that while this critical update mostly plugs the Shellshock ...
PCWorld
PCWorld 2014-09-26 16:30:43
The Ubuntu Edge smartphone campaign never reached its lofty $32m goal , but the more than $12m in pledges it received was record-breaking—and Canonical hasn't given up. Ubuntu Touch for phones just hit “release to manufacturing” status. The first ...
Register
Register 2014-09-26 15:05:26
Those changes are Mir graphics display stack and Unity 8, which runs atop Mir, not just on the desktop but also on other devices like tablets and Ubuntu Phones. That's why there is another, parallel Unity release available known as Ubuntu Desktop Next.and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-09-25 22:56:15
Rikomagic launched a new TV box with a Rockchip RK3288 processor and Google Android software this summer. It's called the MK902 II and I've got one sitting on my desk waiting for me to find the time to put it through the paces. While the box is ...and more »
Online
Online 2014-09-25 20:34:37
Primarily, the vulnerability will be easily found on web servers, however CentOS versions 5-7, Ubuntu 10.04, 12.04, and 14.04 (all LTS versions), Debian, Mac OS X, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4-7, are all vulnerable. "The exploitation of this ...and more »
Gigjets
Gigjets 2014-09-25 17:25:37
order dapoxetine online buy viagra jelly uk viagra goes generic when basics cheap lasix The official RTM of Ubuntu Touch has been recently release, and as Softpedia informs, it has already received its very first update. Let's take a look at what the ...and more »
TechRepublic
TechRepublic 2014-09-24 16:58:53
Apple makes it's money by selling hardware(computers, laptops, phones, tablets, etc.). Microsoft ... When it comes to trying a Linux OS, I agree with Randy, but for those wanting to migrate to Linux, I'd suggest Zorin which is based on Ubuntu. I tried ...
Review
Review 2014-09-24 12:41:24
Yesterday we gave unconfirmed news that sources are suggesting a mid-October reveal of the Nexus 9 tablet and possibly the Nexus 6 phone at the same time, so it could be the case that a release follows very soon afterwards. Although Android enthusiasts ...and more »
Times
Times 2014-09-24 02:46:38
NEW DELHI/BANGALORE: The government's Bharat Operating System Solutions (BOSS), which was initially touted as a home-grown alternative to Microsoft's Windows, is seeing a slow death due to lack of government support and investments. Updates are ...
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-09-23 19:00:45
Ubuntu Touch has come a long way. It changed a lot in the last six months, and it's easy to see that the developers are zeroing on the final form of the OS. The performance of Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 4 has improved tremendously, but this is a two-year ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-09-22 20:06:03
But while it has a custom user interface designed to make Android a bit more TV-friendly, the Probox2 EX is still running an operating system designed for phones and tablets with touchscreen displays. .... The Probox2 EX also comes pre-rooted, which ...
Reviews
Reviews 2014-09-22 12:38:56
Now's a good time, too, with the PC market starting to show some signs of recovery thanks largely to the tablet market being over-saturated. We know that we're sticking our heads up over the parapets here, but Windows 8 isn't actually that bad an ...
Interaktywnie.com
Interaktywnie.com 2014-09-22 12:35:40
Mozilla i system Firefox OS nie są jedyną próbą przełamania dominacji iOS i Android na rynku systemów mobilnych. Niebawem pojawi się nowy gracz. Ubuntu Touch, czyli system stworzony przez Canonical, zadebiutuje już w grudniu.
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-09-21 14:30:17
The feature has already been present on other operating systems such as OS X and Ubuntu. But it's the first time it's making way to Windows. And then there is the notification center that will work much like the notification center in Windows Phone 8.1.
(Blog)
(Blog) 2014-09-20 08:41:25
Giornata di grandi novità per Ubuntu touch, il sistema operativo di Canonical per smartphone e tablet. Dopo mesi e mesi di sviluppo, è stata annunciato il raggiungimento dello status di RTM (Release To Manufacturers): in altre parole, il sistema ...and more »
LinuxGizmos
LinuxGizmos 2014-09-19 23:23:27
The announcement followed last week's tease from Meizu, saying a version of the Android-based Meizu MX4 was on schedule for shipping with Ubuntu in December. The RTM image of Ubuntu Touch “seems to be the most stable ubuntu-rtm image we ever ...and more »
Android
Android 2014-09-19 10:33:06
Lo sviluppo di Ubuntu Touch, il sistema operativo mobile mantenuto da Canonical, procede senza sosta. Da più di un anno l'OS è disponibile al download in versione “beta” (se così vogliamo definirla) per vari device e, nell'attesa di un primo ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-09-18 23:00:12
Development of the open source operating system for smartphones and tablets has been taking place in public view, and there are tools that let anyone try a pre-release build of Ubuntu on existing phones, tablets, or emulators. But now the Ubuntu team ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-09-18 17:45:18
Install Node.js and vladikoff's chromeos-apk tool on a Linux system (it'll work on a Chromebook running Ubuntu in Crouton, so you don't necessarily need a separate computer). Download an Android APK and then use the chromeos-apk tool to prepare the ...and more »
PCLab.pl
PCLab.pl 2014-09-18 16:21:50
Rynek systemów mobilnych zdominowany jest przez Androida, iOS i Windows Phone. W ich cieniu powstają jednak też inne projekty takie jak Firefox OS Mozilli czy Ubuntu Touch firmy Canonical. Ten ostatni właśnie otrzymał status RTM i dzięki temu ...and more »
GinjFo
GinjFo 2014-09-18 15:46:35
Canonical vient de publier la première version RTM de son système d'exploitation tactile, Ubuntu Touch. Cette annonce va dans le sens d'un lancement proche de la version finale, une information dévoilée, il y a quelques jours par le constructeur Meizu.
(Blog)
(Blog) 2014-09-18 14:17:43
Canonical ha finalmente rilasciato la prima RTM (release to manufacturing) di Ubuntu Touch. Si tratta di una versione dedicata ai produttori che collaborano con Canonical per una futura commercializzazione di device con Ubuntu Touch. Secondo le ...
Novice
Novice 2014-09-17 16:12:14
Čeprav je projekt priprave izjemno zmogljivega pametnega mobilnega telefona Ubuntu Edge padel v vodo že v drugi polovici lanskega leta, se mu ustanovitelj organizacije Canonical Mark Shuttleworth še ne namerava odpovedati in kot vse kaže bo ta na ...and more »
GinjFo
GinjFo 2014-09-17 15:36:21
Canonical est resté discret sur la date de sortie d'Ubuntu Touch, cependant l'un de ses partenaire, Meizu a trahi un secret en annonçant l'arrivée pour le mois de décembre d'une version Ubuntu Touch de son smartphone vedette le MX4, le MX4 Ubuntu ...
Inquirer
Inquirer 2014-09-17 15:29:01
The partnership comprises of the Seamicro SM15000 server, the Ubuntu LTS 14.04 Linux distribution and Openstack, which includes a set of tools to build more flexible and reliable private clouds. "The AMD and Canonical collaboration overcomes the ...
Italia
Italia 2014-09-17 14:58:45
Entro la fine dell'anno sarà disponibile sul mercato uno smartphone equipaggiato con il nuovo sistema operativo Ubuntu Touch. A dare l'annuncio è il blog italiano dell'azienda cinese Meizu, che vanta accordi di distribuzione con Canonical. Si ...
Times
Times 2014-09-17 07:09:10
Mozilla, with its Firefox OS, isn't the only player aiming to offer a reliable, competitive and affordable alternative to Android, iOS and Windows Phone. Ubuntu Touch, the mobile operating system developed by Canonical, will make its debut this ...and more »
PCWorld
PCWorld 2014-09-16 17:34:13
It sounds like Windows RT all over again, but with some key differences: This version will run on smartphones as well as tablets, and may apply to both ARM-based and Intel Atom-based devices, according to ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley. Most importantly, this ...and more »
Bug.hr
Bug.hr 2014-09-16 10:28:01
Međutim sada je Meizu "slučajno" potvrdio kako će njihov MX4 biti spreman do najkasnije prosinca ove godine, te kako će se isti temelji na Ubuntu Touch OS-u. Što se tiče hardverskih specifikacija Ubuntu Touch verzija će biti istovjetna "klasičnoj ...
ITespresso.fr
ITespresso.fr 2014-09-16 10:01:36
Canonical avait dévoilé sa propre vision d'un OS mobile en janvier 2013 avec Ubuntu Touch. Une version de cet OS destinée aux développeurs avait suivi dans la foulée en février 2013. Quelques soubresauts depuis lors mais rien de convaincant, Canonical ...
Technica
Technica 2014-09-15 20:21:53
In that universe, Microsoft follows historical form and announces that, henceforth, all Mojang projects and future versions of Minecraft will be exclusive to Microsoft platforms: Xbox consoles and Windows PCs, tablets, and phones. In that alternate ...and more »
Canoë
Canoë 2014-09-15 19:12:12
Ainsi, Ubuntu Touch, un système d'exploitation mobile développé par Canonical, devrait être intégré d'ici décembre 2014 au prochain MX4 du chinois Meizu, selon un billet posté sur le blogue italien de la marque. Il s'agira en fait d'une variante du ...
Phonandroid
Phonandroid 2014-09-15 14:22:19
Dans cette guerre du meilleur système d'exploitation, on y voit culminer Android, Windows Phone et iOS. Difficile de venir tenir tête, pourtant, notre petit Uduntu Touch se verra implanter sur un premier smartphone à compter du mois de décembre de ...
(Blog)
(Blog) 2014-09-15 14:20:27
Ubuntu Touch è pronto al grande salto. A partire da dicembre Meizu, un'azienda cinese produttrice di smartphone, immetterà sul mercato una versione del Meizu MX4 col sistema operativo di Canonical. Gli sviluppatori dell'OS lavorano assiduamente per ...
GinjFo
GinjFo 2014-09-15 11:12:08
Les développeurs d'Ubuntu Touch sont restés discret sur une date évoquant seulement une fenêtre de lancement pour l'automne afin de terminer la correction de bugs et l'ajout de fonctionnalités. Une version RTM est normalement prévue pour très bientôt.
Android
Android 2014-09-13 07:32:23
Il Meizu MX4 riceverà una build Ubuntu Touch entro il mese di Dicembre. La conferma è arrivata dal blog ufficiale di Meizu che, dopo aver contattato Canonical (l'azienda che sviluppa Ubuntu e Ubuntu Touch), ha rassicurato gli utenti indicando le ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-09-12 22:13:22
The Start Menu, which was killed off by Microsoft Corp. after Windows 7 in favor of the touch friendly Metro interface found in Windows 8, will be resurrected in Windows 9. Microsoft announced the inclusion of a new, hybrid Start Menu at its Build ...
AgeMobile
AgeMobile 2014-09-12 18:50:01
Ubuntu Touch è una versione di Ubuntu ottimizzata per gli smartphone ed i tablet. Il progetto è stato presentato il 2 gennaio 2013 per gli smartphone, e il 19 febbraio 2013 per i tablet. Canonical ha dichiarato che Ubuntu Touch sarà compatibile con gli ...and more »
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-09-12 14:46:47
I'm saying this as a Linux fan, and someone who loves to tinker with Ubuntu (plus some with Mint and Debian), and you know what Linux doesn't natively have that Windows does? Easy (or any) compatibility with about a million programs, that's what. This ...
Tech2
Tech2 2014-09-12 10:39:19
The latter is similar to the multiple desktop feature in Ubuntu. Towards the right ... With Windows 8, Microsoft introduced a tablet-style UI on the conventional desktop mode, but many users were put off by the complexity of the OS, and the great ...and more »
(Blog)
(Blog) 2014-09-12 08:12:25
La notizia è arrivata direttamente dal blog ufficiale di Meizu Italia, dopo uno scambio di battute tra Canonical stessa e il produttore cinese Meizu. Da dicembre anche l'ultimo top gamma MX4 godrà di una prima release di Ubuntu Touch, opportunamente ...
Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe 2014-09-12 06:41:10
It might sound paltry in the 1TB world but it cost me a month of lunch money when I bought in back in 2007 for my Ubuntu Feisty Fawn experiment. I ended up downloading a Windows 98 SE ISO from here. The first edition can be ... and the old useful Game ...
Times
Times 2014-09-12 02:15:30
WIndows 9 will also allow users to switch between multiple desktops, each with their own layout and apps, as they can with Ubuntu Linux “Workspaces.” A button on the right side of the taskbar will also list messages from ... In an effort to compete ...and more »
CNET
CNET 2014-09-11 18:23:49
How different is using ModernUI Apps on the desktop from using Android apps on ChromeOS (as annocouned at GoogleI/O), Bluestack, Ubuntu's HTML5 App SDK, Chrome Apps or running a web app in a browser along side local apps on the desktop.
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-09-10 21:47:12
It looks very promising, and the fact to have a full high-quality GPU API is really amazing for all of us who want to use them on Ubuntu and other Linux flavors. Still, Apple has a huge advantage being on their second generation while K1 Denver is ...and more »
Guardian
Guardian 2014-09-10 18:06:22
Other tablets don't have the ridiculous exclusions that Apple operates in terms of apps. Techies sniff derisively at the iMac and tell you with weary disdain that you should have got a normal PC and installed Ubuntu like any civilised human being ...and more »
Scroll
Scroll 2014-09-10 15:46:16
Çin'in fantastik akıllı telefon üreticisi Meizu, MX 4 modelini daha da geliştirerek MX 4 Pro ismiyle piyasaya sürecek. Hem de bu yıl bitmeden. Özellikle son 2 yılda Çinli firmalar sadece dünyaca ünlü elektronik markalarının üretim tesislerini ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-09-09 12:41:03
This, as far as we can tell has all the attributes to emerge as the very first Ubuntu Touch device. Or so we hope. Anyhow, the rumored MX4 Pro will pack a 5.4-inch display with rather awkward 2560 x 1536 pixels resolution. Meizu is known for using ...and more »
Online
Online 2014-09-09 11:35:48
Nach der offiziellen Vorstellung des Meizu MX4 sind im Netz einige Infos zum neuen Top-Modell MX4 Pro aufgetaucht. Die Pro-Version soll so groß wie das Standard-Modell, aber noch besser ausgestattet sein. Offenbar läuft das Gerät auch mit dem neuen ...and more »
NDTV
NDTV 2014-09-08 10:02:41
The Dell Latitude 13 7000 (Seen Above) is a convertible laptop with a detachable screen of which can be used as a tablet. The device comes in three operating system variants - Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit and Windows 8.1 Single Language ...
tuaw.com
tuaw.com 2014-09-06 18:04:15
It crippled much of my business-related Mac use. I eventually switched to Ubuntu for most server-related activities, and I couldn't be happier. Still, Apple forced my hand by releasing terrible server software; that left a ... these words on September ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-09-05 17:15:52
That is the only real reason why the majority of people buy Android smartphones and tablets. ..... buy a 600 dollar phone, never mind people who make a couple grand a year in a developing country :) i buy android for nerd reasons. that is a minority ...and more »
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-09-05 17:15:52
That is the only real reason why the majority of people buy Android smartphones and tablets. ..... buy a 600 dollar phone, never mind people who make a couple grand a year in a developing country :) i buy android for nerd reasons. that is a minority ...and more »
InformationWeek
InformationWeek 2014-09-05 17:00:59
The new flagship of that strategy is the Latitude 13 7000 Series laptop-tablet hybrid. Unlike today's 2-in-1s, the 7000 series doesn't need a fan to keep the device from overheating. The new design is enabled by Broadwell-generation Core M chips, which ...
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-09-04 17:40:42
The RealPad tablet is aimed at users who are 50 and older, the age range for AARP membership, and shy of technology. Simplicity is key: The tablet provides quick access to email, Web sites, social networks, multimedia and e-books through a user ...
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-09-04 13:50:15
Tablets, don't like android. Always the iPad. Got two of them the first one and the first retina iPad. And with laptops, I was on windows until windows 8, I hated that, as well as 8.1. Apple's OSX was a good alternative for me, but I also like Ubuntu ...
News
News 2014-09-04 00:52:28
In addition to booting almost any Android ROM the benefits of MultiROM is it can also boot other systems like Ubuntu Touch, Plasma Active, Linux and so on. Like many other single installers the MultiROM allows users to boot directly from the app but ...
AnandTech
AnandTech 2014-09-03 15:30:18
Following on the heels of the Galaxy Note 4, Samsung is also announcing a new product named the Galaxy Note Edge. In terms of basic hardware, not much changes. Same fingerprint sensor, same SoC, same RAM, camera, battery, etc. The one ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-09-02 16:16:03
Right now if you want a fully functional operating system for mobile devices, you're better off using Android, iOS, Windows Phone, or even Firefox OS, Ubuntu, or Sailfish. But if you miss the cards-based multitasking system, universal search, and other ...and more »
V3.co.uk
V3.co.uk 2014-09-02 14:46:52
In a posting on the Ubuntu Insights blog, Canonical's cloud marketing manager Sally Radwan explained that BootStack (short for build, operate, and optionally transfer) will make it easier for a customer to get up and running with a cloud platform, and ...
NDTV
NDTV 2014-09-02 08:10:28
We were in fact supposed to have seen a number of upstarts this year: Sailfish OS, Ubuntu Touch and Tizen, to name a few, but none of them has yet materialised in any significant form. Which is where the Mozilla Foundation comes in. Firefox OS, after a ...and more »
BetaNews
BetaNews 2014-09-01 16:09:07
Earlier this year, Microsoft successfully blurred the lines between laptop and tablet with the Surface Pro 3. Yes, the company had ... As a test, I grabbed Beta 1 of Ubuntu Gnome 14.10, since it has a very modern 3.16 kernel. I ran a live environment ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-09-01 15:48:15
Minix is basically cramming the guts of a cheap Windows tablet into this little desktop. It's powered by an Intel Atom Z3735F ... What about a flavor of linux, such as Ubuntu or Mint…or just using the device as an XBMC streamer. Will it be able to ...and more »
新浪网
新浪网 2014-08-28 07:31:26
据Ubuntu移动部门开发者Łukasz Zemczak内部邮件介绍,Canonical正在全力打造Ubuntu Touch RTM编译版本。开源系统厂商Canonical开发团队正在全力完成Ubuntu移动平台“Ubuntu Touch” RTM编译工作,相关的系统平台、终端 ...
Post-Examiner
Post-Examiner 2014-08-27 21:16:57
The pace of technological advancements has practically guaranteed that that shiny new state of the art cellphone, tablet, or PC will be obsolete by the time it has been built, assembled, marketed, and sold in volume to consumers. ... certainly cut into ...
Softzone.es
Softzone.es 2014-08-27 19:08:25
Según podemos leer en las listas de correo de la compañía, Canonical tiene todos sus esfuerzos en continuar con el desarrollo de lo que será su entrada en el mercado móvil: Ubuntu Touch. El sistema operativo alcanzó hace varios días la fase de RTM, ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-08-27 16:26:01
Musical ubuntu this beautiful simply doesn't come about very often, and with the addition of Neurosis's Jason Roeder on drums, this current incarnation of Sleep has every bit of the brutality and loose-limbed grooviness that one could hope for. It's a ...
Post-Examiner
Post-Examiner 2014-08-27 13:27:47
The pace of technological advancements has practically guaranteed that that shiny new state of the art cellphone, tablet, or PC will be obsolete by the time it has been built, assembled, marketed, and sold in volume to consumers. ... certainly cut into ...
Times
Times 2014-08-26 21:45:30
In its latest move to wean the country off its dependence on foreign technology, the Chinese government announced during the weekend it will launch its own operating system, or OS, for desktop, tablet and mobile phone platforms. The creation of the OS ...and more »
Times
Times 2014-08-26 21:45:30
In its latest move to wean the country off its dependence on foreign technology, the Chinese government announced during the weekend it will launch its own operating system, or OS, for desktop, tablet and mobile phone platforms. The creation of the OS ...
TODAY
TODAY 2014-08-26 21:02:13
The creator of the virtual display Avegant Glyph has gone from Kickstarter to tech pioneer. The Michigan-based start-up is one of 24 honored by the World Economic Forum on Tuesday as a 2015 Technology Pioneer. Avegant and fellow winners will be ...
Technica
Technica 2014-08-26 15:14:02
But if you do go the Linux route, Linux Mint, Ubuntu, Fedora, Mageia, Debian, Arch Linux, and tons of other options are around. We do not try to cover all operating systems or front-ends here. We don't begin to touch media center-biased ones (such as ...
Insider
Insider 2014-08-26 13:33:40
The unnamed desktop version is due for release in October with its own app store, independent of western companies, with a version for smartphones and tablets due in three to five years. Chinese authorities hope to displace Google's Android software ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-08-25 04:26:23
China is looking to develop its own operating system for desktop computer, and subsequently take the system onto tablets and smartphones, according to a report from Xinhua over the weekend. The impetuses for the move were cited as being the Chinese ...
Newsfirst
Newsfirst 2014-08-23 05:32:12
Microsoft is expected to adhere to its 'One Windows' mission by unifying its next operating system, Windows 9, for all hardware ecosystems from smartphones, to tablets and PCs. Already having ... Several features that are expected to be included in ...
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-08-22 17:59:36
Ubuntu, Debian and various other desktop distributions would be welcome indeed in a mobile form on tablets and phones as an alternative to Android. Ubuntu has been working on this, but it would be nice if other desktop distro makers followed suit. None ...
TechRepublic
TechRepublic 2014-08-22 17:21:34
I ran a Linux desktop for years, including Fedora, Ubuntu, and SUSE distributions. Each had its share of glitches. ... 1- When the new "structure" of Ubuntu Touch (App/Package Managing, etc) gets to the Desktop I think Linux might finally have a good ...
Pro
Pro 2014-08-22 13:48:19
... in August turned out to be true, though the update itself was small. As part of its monthly Patch Tuesday update cycle, Microsoft has started rolling out feature updates, giving Windows 8.1 new user settings for touch pads, fewer login prompts for ...
NDTV
NDTV 2014-08-22 07:12:07
Microsoft is expected to adhere to its 'One Windows' mission by unifying its next operating system, Windows 9, for all hardware ecosystems from smartphones, to tablets and PCs. Already having ... Several features that are expected to be included in ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-08-21 23:15:23
Meanwhile the company is also reportedly tweaking Windows RT, the version of Windows that runs on tablets with ARM-based chips. If the rumors are true, Microsoft will remove access to the Windows desktop altogether… which could be a good thing since ...
CNET
CNET 2014-08-21 19:38:07
one test DESKTOP PC running UBUNTU 14x NO Problems. I have one little mini laptop for traveling with win 7 No Problems. Dump IE use Firefox - works the same on ... Not being hyperbolic, just stating a fact. Though many people don't like the Modern UI ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-08-21 17:57:40
While Cortana is useful on a smartphone, I think it might be surprisingly powerful on a laptop or tablet as well. I might be getting a bit ahead of myself here, but it would be really cool if you could say “Cortana, show me all of my photos from 2012 ...and more »
News
News 2014-08-20 18:50:45
Το όραμα για το Ubuntu είναι απλό και όμως τόσο μεγαλεπήβολο όσο η μάχη που δίνεται σήμερα μεταξύ των μεγαλύτερων εταιρειών τεχνολογίας στον κόσμο. Για να καταλάβετε ακριβώς που θέλει να δει το Ubuntu ο δημιουργός του, διαβάστε την δήλωση.
Game
Game 2014-08-20 10:29:02
Also, one of the models will run on Meizu's own Flyme OS 4.0, which is grounded on Google's AndroidOS, while the other variant will reportedly run on Ubuntu Touch OS, says Phone Arena. Furthermore, both the models will be announced in September.and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2014-08-20 00:47:10
The Ubuntu Touch OS has nearly no apps other than the default ones, and (while I know it is Beta software) it really makes the device lose most of its purpose to me. The hardware is very important, but the software is ultimately what the end user is ...and more »
Reviews
Reviews 2014-08-19 18:57:38
In essence, the company seems keen to avoid another Windows Vista situation. Now's a good time, too, with the PC market starting to show some signs of recovery thanks largely to the tablet market being over-saturated. In this article we're rounding up ...
Reviews
Reviews 2014-08-19 18:57:38
In essence, the company seems keen to avoid another Windows Vista situation. Now's a good time, too, with the PC market starting to show some signs of recovery thanks largely to the tablet market being over-saturated. In this article we're rounding up ...
TechRepublic
TechRepublic 2014-08-19 16:37:09
When the project finished late last year about 15,000 staff at the German authority had been migrated to using Limux, a custom-version of Ubuntu, and OpenOffice. But is the council's move to open source about to be scrapped in favour or returning to ...
Softzone.es
Softzone.es 2014-08-18 16:07:41
Ubuntu Touch es el sistema operativo de Canonical para entrar a competir dentro del mercado de smartphones y tablets. Pese a la dura competencia, Canonical ha conseguido hacerse un pequeño hueco entre los usuarios de dispositivos Nexus, que son ...and more »
Gigjets
Gigjets 2014-08-17 22:31:46
Originally, the plan was to make Ubuntu Touch available for the complete Google Nexus range, be it tablets or smartphones. As of lately though, the developer dropped the support for the Galaxy Nexus, Google Nexus 7 2012 and Google Nexus 10.
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-08-15 21:38:42
If this tablet becomes popular enough, I suspect someone will eventually figure out how to root it and load Ubuntu or other Linux-based software. For now it's strictly an Android tablet… with a keyboard… and specs that are nearly identical to those ...
CNET
CNET 2014-08-15 17:14:27
Depending on what you want to do you will mix and match OSs. I like to use Ubuntu for my day to day tasks. It requires minimal overheads in learning / maintenance VS production. I use W7 if I have to interact in an office environment and Android for ...
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-08-13 20:43:33
... Foley of ZDNet, Microsoft will unify its mobile and Windows devices. There will be a single app store for PC, smartphone and tablet apps. ... Ubuntu and Mac OS X already offer virtual desktops. This feature improves productivity, and enterprise ...
htxt.africa
htxt.africa 2014-08-13 15:06:10
As an added bonus, for every share the video gets, Sunlight donates R10 to the SA Ubuntu Foundation. ... Consider what kind of device your audience is using and how they are consuming your content, are they using a mobile, tablet or laptop? Are they ...
Gigjets
Gigjets 2014-08-12 22:05:25
Ubuntu Touch is in continuous development, and now it seems that developers have brought a new exciting feature. USB tethering has been implemented and this allows users to access the Internet via their phones. This is a standard feature for Android, ...and more »
Advisor
Advisor 2014-08-12 17:28:14
You might want to watch a new DVD on your iPad or tablet (which do not have DVD drives); you might just want to backup your expensive movie collection; another reason might be that your DVD collection is bulging and you want to free up some room in ...
Guy
Guy 2014-08-11 19:42:12
The ZDNet report added to earlier chatter at Neowin and Winbeta, with the former reporting that similar to Apple's (AAPL) OS X and Ubuntu, Microsoft is heading Windows 9 to virtual desktops that enable users to open and group apps and toggle back and ...
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-08-11 17:53:33
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is working to bring Windows 9, code-named Threshold, to users by spring 2015. Not surprisingly, the company has officially announced the end of support date for “business” Windows 8 users. According to ZDNet ...
gadgets
gadgets 2014-08-11 15:13:52
PC owners that would like to add a little Android to their system might be interested to know that the latest release of the Android x86 software now allows the Google Android 4.4 operating system to be installed on desktop PC, notebooks and tablets ...
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2014-08-11 09:48:10
It is starting to get more and more common these days to hunt down a bunch of Android-powered tablets that incidentally, run on hardware that have an Intel processor underneath the hood. Those are fine devices on their own, but what if one ... One will ...
Chinatopix
Chinatopix 2014-08-11 09:29:51
According to Winbeta, it's still not clear if Microsoft will also remove the Charms Bar on tablets. What is certain is that the Charms Bar will be completely removed from desktops. Windows Threshold is currently in its Alpha ... Other operating systems ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-08-09 16:22:06
These days you can find a growing number of Android tablets that feature Intel processors. But what if you want to install Android on your existing notebook, tablet, or desktop PC which has an Intel or AMD processor? There are a few different ways to ...
InfoWorld
InfoWorld 2014-08-09 04:28:28
Curious about Windows 9? Recent revelations give us the beginnings of an idea of what new features to expect. For starters, there's talk of eliminating the Charms Bar entirely, which poses some interesting interface questions for fingers-first tablet ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-08-08 19:36:11
OS X and Ubuntu have had native virtual desktop support for years, but Windows has historically required a third-party app to enable such functionality. Now ... It's annoying when I use my gaming pc on the desktop, but its quite useful on my ASUS T100 ...
Agency
Agency 2014-08-08 14:56:32
The Charms bar is actually pretty slick on a touchscreen, where it's comfortably accessed with your thumb, but we'll probably never know why Microsoft also made mouse-and-keyboard users interact with it, Extremetech reported. ... Virtual desktops in ...
Forbes
Forbes 2014-08-08 14:35:53
This week alone we are told the next gen OS will now be the one to bring back the start menu, that it will ditch the reviled Charms Bar, add the long requested virtual desktops seen in Mac OS ('Spaces' – below) and Ubuntu and even tempt users to forget ...and more »
InfoWorld
InfoWorld 2014-08-08 13:21:47
Curious about Windows 9? Recent revelations give us the beginnings of an idea of what new features to expect. For starters, there's talk of eliminating the Charms Bar entirely, which poses some interesting interface questions for fingers-first tablet ...
UK
UK 2014-08-08 08:51:11
It's still questionable whether the pull out tray will be removed on tablets. ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley ... Virtual machines have been long supported on other operating systems like OS X and Ubuntu, as well as third-party apps for Window. However, this ...
Redmondmag.com
Redmondmag.com 2014-08-08 03:35:31
The Linux-based Ubuntu client OS has long had such a capability. Next, it's rumored that Microsoft plans to kill off its Charms Bar -- at least on the Desktop side of ... "The goal with Threshold is to make Windows 9 more palatable for those still ...
CNET
CNET 2014-08-07 21:23:50
As Sams noted, other operating systems, including Apple's OS X and Ubuntu, already support virtual desktops, which allow users to run and switch more easily between apps and groups of apps. Virtual desktops will allow users to run their apps in ...
DailyTech
DailyTech 2014-08-07 19:08:20
Microsoft's implementation is close to that of Canonical, Ltd.'s Ubuntu, according to Neowin. As one would ... We haven't heard too much about the Charms bar for tablets, however we believe the way they are accessed won't be changing from its current form.
BGR
BGR 2014-08-07 18:02:38
The awkward Charms bar – at least for desktop users – is going away, Winbeta has learned, as Microsoft plans to enable the features offered by the Charms bar in a different way, possibly by including a new menu near the window controls that will give ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-08-07 15:36:41
Foley also upped the ante from the original WinBeta report, stating that the Charms bar was not only out for PC users, but for pretty much everywhere—including tablets. The Charms bar was always problematic since there were no visual cues within the ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-08-07 15:18:53
The other news about Windows 9, according to Neowin, is that Windows 9 will have virtual desktops, which are available on Mac OS X and Ubuntu, as well as via some Windows third-party software. With virtual desktops, you create desktop ... Backtracking ...
NDTV
NDTV 2014-08-07 15:02:45
The website adds that the virtual desktop feature for Windows 9 or Windows 'Threshold' is currently under testing and is likely to resemble the functionalities carried by Ubuntu. The virtual desktop feature is a way for users to stay organised and use ...
TabTec
TabTec 2014-08-07 13:09:09
According to sources of Neowin, Microsoft is currently working on developing virtual desktops for Windows Threshold – a feature that's already available on competing platforms, including OS X and Ubuntu. For those of you who are not aware of what ...
htxt.africa
htxt.africa 2014-08-07 12:55:58
According to Neowin.net's sources inside the Redmond-based company, Microsoft, is currently experimenting with allowing desktop users to switch between individual virtual desktop spaces in a very similar way to Ubuntu – the current method of switching ...
Windows
Windows 2014-08-07 12:47:13
... removing the Charms from at least those versions of Windows that work with such PCs. WinBeta says it is not sure how or if this will impact Windows on tablets, but Mary Jo's sources stated that Charms "will be going away completely for all desktop ...
CNET
CNET 2014-08-06 23:26:01
The Good The 2014 15-inch MacBook Pro offers excellent performance and a better-than-HD screen, plus a boost to its specs for the same price as last year's model. The Bad There's very little new here beyond minor component upgrades, and the entry-level ...and more »
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-08-06 15:45:23
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)'s upcoming Windows 9, code-named Threshold, could have the virtual desktops feature. A few days ago, reports surfaced that the second update to Windows 8.1 will be the last major update to Windows 8.x.
Journal
Journal 2014-08-06 01:58:01
When I tested Microsoft's tablet PC a few months ago I found that it was a powerful machine, but its cramped trackpad and keyboard still make it frustrating to use as a laptop. ..... I am sticking with Win7 until I am forced off & onto Ubuntu for most ...and more »
WinBeta
WinBeta 2014-08-05 18:27:14
Microsoft is currently hard at work on the next iteration of Windows, currently codenamed Threshold, the operating system is set to put the desktop back in the spotlight for desktop users, whilst making the Modern UI even better for tablet users. So ...and more »
World
World 2014-08-04 22:16:00
Both provide drivers for video playback using Wireless LAN and HDMI output, with the RBTZ5000-2MA-A1 on Ubuntu Linux , and the RBTZ5000-6MA-A1 on an Android 4.4 platform. ... (SSHDs), discrete devices, custom SoCs/ASICs, imaging products ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-08-03 15:01:17
If you're hoping for all the best features of a laptop and a tablet combined in one package… you'll probably have to spend a lot more money on something like the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 or the aforementioned Lenovo Yoga line of devices. The HP ...
IntoMobile
IntoMobile 2014-08-01 13:02:45
The regular, Android-powered version aside, we also expect to see the Ubuntu Touch-based MX4, which could deliver the true convergence, allowing us to have one device for all our needs… as long as we don't need Photoshop, AutoCAD or some other ...
Guardian
Guardian 2014-07-31 16:40:25
We have two MacBooks and a Ubuntu laptop, two Android phones, two Android tablets and an iPad. This may change as, for example, I might replace one of the MacBooks with a Windows 7 or Windows 8 laptop, so I want a non-proprietary set up that won't ...
(Blog)
(Blog) 2014-07-31 16:14:33
Ad ogni modo, tempo fa gli stessi developer di Ubuntu avevano dato speranza a chi ama Ubuntu One, facendo capire che, se Ubuntu Touch avrà successo, probabilmente il servizio di storage on-the-cloud di Canonical potrà tornare in vita, magari con un ...
Online
Online 2014-07-31 12:11:04
But last year the mother of three finally plucked up the courage to tell her 11-year-old that she was HIV-positive – thanks to a paediatric HIV disclosure and empowerment programme offered by Ubuntu Africa. It is an NGO that dedicates itself to ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-07-28 23:28:04
And, Canonical is still pursuing its one interface plan for PCs, smartphones, and tablets with Ubuntu. But Samsung? No, I can't see it. I expect sometime in the next few months there will be a very quiet announcement that Tizen is no longer being ...and more »
eWeek
eWeek 2014-07-28 22:31:54
Meanwhile, this fall, Linux die-hards are eagerly anticipating the arrival of a new Linux-based phone, as Canonical is expected to roll out its Ubuntu Touch-powered tablets and smartphones. Samsung is also expected to soon unveil a phone running on the ...
REM
REM 2014-07-28 21:56:09
In customization, Android wins because you can make it look like iOS, Ubuntu Touch or even Windows. The same cannot be done with other OS. Android again wins in case of jailbreaking features, because it is the most open to experimentation by developers ...and more »
REM
REM 2014-07-28 21:50:58
Android can be made to look like iOS or Ubuntu Touch. In this article, we are venturing into how we can make the Android OS appear like the Windows Phone one. The art of making Android look like Windows Phone one is not something that can be achieved ...and more »
Mobilegeeks
Mobilegeeks 2014-07-28 17:23:30
Es gibt so Dinge, die sieht man nicht kommen. Das jetzt von LG in der Heimat Korea vorgestellte Device kann man getrost in diese Kategorie packen. Es handelt sich um einen Hybriden, also ein Gerät, welches sowohl als Tablet, aber eben auch als Netbook ...and more »
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-07-26 15:48:23
Windows 9 may be the most talked about operating system in the tech world right now, in spite of the attention attracted by Google offering Android L and Apple's iOS 8. Despite what fans of the current Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) may think, ...and more »
Today
Today 2014-07-25 09:13:01
During his conference call, Nadella said three existing versions of Windows would share common elements for use in phones, tablets and PCs, and the company's Xbox gaming system. This was consistent with earlier announcements about "Universal Windows ...and more »
ITProPortal
ITProPortal 2014-07-25 09:02:50
Microsoft's tablet has a USB port, which will work wonderfully with either of these drives. But wait - a Chromebook? Chrome OS can't even handle optical drives, right? True, but if you run a Linux distribution, such as Ubuntu, on a Chromebook, you ...and more »
BetaNews
BetaNews 2014-07-24 19:37:23
Microsoft's tablet has a USB port, which will work wonderfully with either of these drives. But wait -- a Chromebook? Chrome OS can't even handle optical drives, right? True, but if you run a Linux distribution, such as Ubuntu, on a Chromebook, you ...and more »
Radar
Radar 2014-07-24 07:20:57
The software community, a central topic at CLS (because it was started by Jono Bacon when he was the Ubuntu community manager and is held right before O'Reilly's Open Source convention each year) can fall victim to similar risks. A group of people ...
Wired
Wired 2014-07-23 21:35:24
That could mean that Microsoft will create versions of Windows that can run on multiple form factors, much as the Ubuntu distribution of Linux does. Microsoft declined to further clarify Nadella's comments, but that's probably ... And the promise of ...
News
News 2014-07-23 13:38:51
The firm also confirmed it had recently scrapped a new type of tablet. "During the quarter, we reassessed our product roadmap and decided not to ship a new form factor that was under development," said Amy Hood, the firm's chief financial officer ...and more »
News
News 2014-07-23 13:38:51
The firm also confirmed it had recently scrapped a new type of tablet. "During the quarter, we reassessed our product roadmap and decided not to ship a new form factor that was under development," said Amy Hood, the company's chief financial officer.and more »
IntoMobile
IntoMobile 2014-07-23 12:58:48
The only other company that's close to this “dream of true convergence” is Canonical, which Ubuntu Touch platform should be out in October. Back to Microsoft; it is said that the Redmond giant is working on the OneCore kernel that would work both on ...
IntoMobile
IntoMobile 2014-07-23 12:58:48
The only other company that's close to this “dream of true convergence” is Canonical, which Ubuntu Touch platform should be out in October. Back to Microsoft; it is said that the Redmond giant is working on the OneCore kernel that would work both on ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-07-22 04:20:08
Today as never before, our world is being contested by powerful movements who deepen their criticism of 'really existing capitalism', away from past illusions, and towards building the new avenues of transformation where our pitch is much wider ...
MobileSyrup.com
MobileSyrup.com 2014-07-21 16:56:11
Samsung's been in the smartwatch game a bit longer than most. The company's already on its second version of the Galaxy Gear, announced this past spring at MWC, and now has a third Gear running on Google's Android Wear platform. However, it seems ...
India
India 2014-07-21 07:01:30
It's understandable that Microsoft is striving to achieve a balance between an operating system that would work on a tablet and a Desktop seamlessly. But a larger share of users come from the non-tablet family and fullscreen apps are a big hindrance to ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-07-19 15:55:02
Tiny, low-powered PCs with ARM-based processors like the MK802 or Tronsmart Vega S89 usually ship with Android software that lets you stream videos, play games, or surf the web on a TV. But many of these little devices can also run other Linux-based ...
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-07-19 15:17:18
... using to operate it. It would appear that if this new version of Windows is running on a tablet or hybrid device, it will support switching between a tiled mode and standard desktop mode. ... If you are so afraid of change, go to OSX or Ubuntu ...and more »
ElectronicsWeekly.com
ElectronicsWeekly.com 2014-07-16 16:42:11
Expected to be used by students and development engineers, the board runs an ARM-optimised version of Linux Ubuntu called Linaro. This means developers can use the Arduino IDE to build and upload sketches to the Arduino-compatible embedded board ...
Digit
Digit 2014-07-16 13:13:40
... Firefox OS in India. In addition to this, Firefox OS is coming to tablets too. ... We are seeing a paradigm shift in the smartphone market with different and new operating systems like Firefox OS, Ubuntu, and Jolla coming to the market. In our ...and more »
Adictos
Adictos 2014-07-16 12:32:27
No se asusten por el título, Canonical y sus productos seguirán por muchos años más y por supuesto que una de las distribuciones más extendidas y famosas también lo hará. Ubuntu no va a desaparecer como tal, pero pueden presentarse cambios ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-07-14 19:11:47
The Acer Aspire V11 is a small, fanless notebook with an Intel Bay Trail processor, a touchscreen display, long battery life, and decent performance. It ships with Windows 8.1, but one of the first things people started asking me when I mentioned I was ...and more »
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-07-14 15:09:29
But tablets and smartphones will have the Metro interface, though the underlying OS will still be Windows 9. On two-in-one devices, the interface will change depending on whether there is a keyboard attached. Microsoft shares gained 0.40% in pre-market ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2014-07-14 14:11:15
Ubuntu is an easy-to-use Linux alternative to Mac or Windows popular with those who want to use free and open-source software, but don't want to hack everything together on their own. ... Eventually, it plans to offer tablets and internet TV devices, too.and more »
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-07-14 13:41:09
As the page notes, the beta Linux program is limited to Debian and Ubuntu 12.04 or higher. Unlike the desktop versions for Mac and Windows, there is no Chrome extension for Linux machines on the Chrome Web Store yet, and the app is "currently in active ...
Insider
Insider 2014-07-13 14:20:03
Its Linux operating system, named Ubuntu, that competes with Windows and Macs, and its bold plan to take on Apple, Google, and Microsoft with soon-to-be released phones/tablets/internet TV devices. Note that Silber is a woman. And we point that out ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-07-12 17:36:47
Acer recently introduced a series of affordable, portable Windows notebooks with low-power processors aimed at balancing performance and battery life. The Acer Aspire E 11 line of notebooks feature 11.6 inch displays, Intel Bay Trail processors, and ...
Insider
Insider 2014-07-12 14:10:53
Ubuntu is an easy-to-use Linux alternative to Mac or Windows popular with those who want to use free and open-source software, but don't want to hack everything together on their own. ... Eventually, it plans to offer tablets and internet TV devices, too.and more »
Journal
Journal 2014-07-12 01:38:48
Shenzhen companies have begun to partner with Intel as they seek differentiation in a commoditized market where tablets sell for as little as 299 yuan ($48). Above, tablets made by local brands on display at the Huaqiangbei electronics market. Eva Dou ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-07-11 16:30:25
For me, I'm more interested in Ubuntu Touch because there's a chance it'll be more Linuxy out of the box. For example, Bash and Python scripts can automate and directly control hardware vs using the kludgy Tasker app with its cumbersome GUI based ...and more »
UK
UK 2014-07-10 02:36:58
If Apple has identified a market at the lower end, then they probably plan to launch something that 'anyone reasonable would consider a new product category' A desktop iPad with keyboard and touch pad perhaps. with a tag more around the £600- £700 mark ...
ValueWalk
ValueWalk 2014-07-08 15:11:19
If there is no keyboard attached, it will have a tablet interface. The launch of Windows 9 ... The drivers they have listed for Linux were written on the early 2000s something like 2002 and they won't work with newer Ubuntu, Red Hat or Mint. I don't ...and more »
World
World 2014-07-08 13:02:21
The KDE-powered Vivaldi tablet project has been killed, leaving Ubuntu Touch as our only hope for a Linux-first tablet. NetworkWorld |Jul 8, 2014 4:00 AM. Linux · Tablets · Ubuntu Touch · KDE · Vivaldi tablet. My daily computing experience is pretty ...
n3rdabl3
n3rdabl3 2014-07-07 18:04:56
Canonica, the developers behind the Linux operating system, Ubuntu, and the mobile OS of almost the same name, Ubuntu Touch, has released some pretty impressive statistics surrounding their mobile OS. Surprising mostly because the mobile OS doesn't ...and more »
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2014-07-07 04:59:27
ubuntu touch Now this is definitely an interesting statistic no matter how you look at it – Ubuntu Touch, a mobile operating system platform that is ready, technically speaking, for a commercial release, has already hit the 100,000 app downloads mark.
Herald
Herald 2014-07-04 16:34:07
It also works with Linxu and Ubuntu. On the other hand, Adobe Air is not available for Linux and, Android 2.3 and higher and in certain iOS devices including iPhone 4 and 5, iPad 2/ mini, Ipod Touch 4 and other devices with iOS 6.1 and higher.and more »
Online
Online 2014-07-03 22:56:35
Many thanks also to Ms. Moore and Mr. Wilcock for supporting the event with the 'Ubuntu Challenge Raffle' which aims to help support the construction of a new school in Uganda. Well done to all our Year 7 C.A.L.L. learners who presented work as part of ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-07-02 21:33:16
What's Hot on ZDNet. CoreOS: Linux for the cloud and the datacenter · How to get the most from a tablet on vacation · After all this time, how can OS X Mavericks STILL be this bad? Nielsen study shows we only use about two ... While enormously popular ...
e27
e27 2014-07-02 08:37:48
The introduction of tablets, smart devices and other technical innovations significantly eroded Microsoft's market dominance, as did the rise of Apple and Google. The software ... The most notable of these are Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Ubuntu and Android.
Spectator
Spectator 2014-07-02 03:16:08
But at least Ubuntu, another big rival, is also very much grounded in the open source movement. Used on ... You can easily install Linux on any home computer, many tablets and even your own private supercomputer, so you should think about switching.
TechCrunch
TechCrunch 2014-07-01 22:44:50
The iCloak OS is based on Ubuntu, with some admin tools removed to make it even harder for hackers to meddle with. It's also read-only, so again the idea is to lock it down as much as possible to provide a robust and secure environment for accessing ...and more »
UK
UK 2014-07-01 15:22:01
If Apple has identified a market at the lower end, then they probably plan to launch something that 'anyone reasonable would consider a new product category' A desktop iPad with keyboard and touch pad perhaps. with a tag more around the £600- £700 mark ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-07-01 14:44:40
The hardware designs for the Novena are open, and unlike a typical notebook that ships with Ubuntu or another Linux distribution, the Novena is designed to run without any proprietary software drivers at all… much like the now-discontinued KDE tablet ...
Phys.Org
Phys.Org 2014-06-27 15:20:10
But at least Ubuntu, another big rival, is also very much grounded in the open source movement. Used on ... You can easily install Linux on any home computer, many tablets and even your own private supercomputer, so you should think about switching.
IntoMobile
IntoMobile 2014-06-26 14:21:19
The ultimate goal, if you ask me, would be to enable Android device owners to dock their smartphones and tablets in a move that would transform them into Chrome OS-based computers. I can't help but think of Asus PadFone, which I see as an ideal device ...
FierceWireless
FierceWireless 2014-06-25 21:33:29
Overall, Google's announcements reflect the company's desire to push Android into a wider and wider range of electronic devices, and to counter the advances of Apple's iOS platform as well as Microsoft's Windows Phone, Tizen, Firefox, Ubuntu and other ...
Digit
Digit 2014-06-25 12:46:52
This would be the same as what open source giant Ubuntu is trying to do as well. There have been ... While the Nexus 6 is not going to be shown, there have been multiple reports pointing towards Nexus 8 and Nexus 10 tablets from Google. 5. Lollypop: Ok ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-06-23 23:13:47
Now the company's putting its money where its mouth is by offering shoppers up to $650 in credit when they trade in select MacBook Air models for a Surface Pro 3 tablet. As WinBeta ... After 2 years, I went back to Windows and Linux (Fedora and Ubuntu).and more »
TechCentral
TechCentral 2014-06-23 13:52:35
The device has a 1,3GHz quad-core processor, an 8-megapixel camera, a 4,5-inch multi-touch screen, micro SD card slot, integrated GPS, 8GB of storage, 1GB of RAM and Bluetooth 4.0. Screen pixel density is 245ppi. The Zest T1 smartphone ... Lindeque ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-06-22 14:35:29
It has an 11.6 inch, 1366 x 768 pixel display with limited viewing angles, just 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage, and lacks features found on some other models such as a touchscreen display. ... There's no simple way to install Windows on the Asus C200 ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-06-20 21:06:08
Acer may be preparing to launch one of the first Chromebooks powered by an NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor. A 13.3 inch laptop called the Acer Chromebook CB5 showed up recently at Swedish retail site Komplett.se. The notebook's not available for purchase ...and more »
Forbes
Forbes 2014-06-18 17:48:47
When it launched on Kickstarter last week, Console OS was little more than an idea: an unusual and largely unofficial approach to dual-booting Android on a Windows laptop or tablet. Today, the project looks well on its way to becoming real, with nearly ...
Digit
Digit 2014-06-18 14:38:20
Ubuntu Touch is one of the most ambitious operating systems on the horizon and that's primarily because Ubuntu, as an operating system, has been around for a long time and has a strong ecosystem in place. What Ubuntu Touch tries to do is to provide an ...and more »
Post
Post 2014-06-15 06:13:19
But with the rise of tablet computing has come the realisation that not only Windows but the PC itself is suddenly dispensable. The problems with Windows are twofold: it's never been remotely as good as the MacOS systems on which Apple computers ...
Dot
Dot 2014-06-13 21:26:57
They are currently building an anonymous mobile operating system that adapts Tails from the PC to Android and Ubuntu smartphones and tablets. The new version of Tails will open it up to wide swaths of the world whose chief computing device are their ...
Inquirer
Inquirer 2014-06-13 12:57:23
Boasting a high resolution 23in capacitive touchscreen, the Optiplex 3030 can be preloaded with either the Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Ubuntu Linux operating system. Dell OptiPlex 3030 all-in-one. Unlike most all-in-one designs these days that feature an ...and more »
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-06-13 12:57:05
Oracle buys MICROS Systems for $5.3 billion · 12 ways to improve Android battery life · Waiting for Google I/O · Canonical's cloud-in-a-box: The Ubuntu Orange Box. That's the dilemma confronting both ... Of course, that impacts the other criteria ...and more »
UK
UK 2014-06-12 11:58:25
If Apple has identified a market at the lower end, then they probably plan to launch something that 'anyone reasonable would consider a new product category' A desktop iPad with keyboard and touch pad perhaps. with a tag more around the £600- £700 mark ...and more »
Times
Times 2014-06-07 06:40:25
The Tizen UI may echo the look of Samsung's Android UI, but it's a much simpler interface with only basic gestures to learn. In that regard, it's less complex to master than Canonical's Ubuntu Touch or Mozilla's Firefox OS, both aimed at the same users.
CRN.in
CRN.in 2014-06-04 08:05:06
Dell doubled down on its open-source strategy, revealing that tablets and Inspiron 2-and-1 notebooks would be available with the latest Ubuntu 14.04 LTS version of Linux. According to Dell, which unveiled the devices from the Computex 2014 trade show ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-06-03 12:42:22
perhaps OEM should try to deliver smartphone with ubuntu touch or SBC runnig a fully suported Linux distro. CyberGusa. It's hard because most have to deal with a high level of hardware fragmentation with ARM based devices and a majority of the market ...and more »
CRN
CRN 2014-06-02 22:07:37
According to Dell, which unveiled the devices from the Computex 2014 trade show in Taipei, Taiwan, the Ubuntu OS will be the first version of software that can be used on touch devices and desktop PCs interchangeably. Dell business partners and ...
GameSpot
GameSpot 2014-06-02 19:57:39
maybe this time they do mean it, as in tablet PCs, because they announced the Surface 3. even Sony and Sega ..... @naomha1 @unreal849 @LordCrash88 I've run Linux before (Fedora, Ubuntu), and it's always been a pain in my ass. If all the devs could get ...and more »
Hardware
Hardware 2014-06-02 19:07:28
Tablets aren't the only goodies Dell has in store at Computex this year. The company is rolling out new Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 notebooks and an Inspiron AIO, too. The Dell Inspiron 11 3000 Series 2-in-1 features quad-core Intel Pentium (N3530) or Celeron ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-06-02 18:53:18
Microsoft could do a better job of detaching the Desktop and Metro experiences for non-touch users (the Metro interface still appears a lot more often than it should). It's still a pain in the ass to navigate Metro apps with the keyboard (and keyboard ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-06-02 16:39:08
Windows 8.1 with Bing, and Ubuntu — although it's not clear if all of those options will be available in all markets. And if you were planning on using the Dell Inspiron 20 as a tablet, note that the touchscreen model weighs over 8 pounds, which might ...
WinBeta
WinBeta 2014-06-02 15:50:23
The Inspiron 11 3000 comes with mid-range specifications with a quad-core Intel Pentium processor and features an 11-inch, 10-finger capacitive touch edge-to-edge display with wide viewing angles, and a resolution of 1366 by 768, 500GB HDD and 4GB of ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-06-02 14:07:17
Dell's new Inspiron 11 3000 Series and Inspiron 13 700 Series Windows notebooks are 2-in-1 devices that can also function as tablets. Just flip back the screen all the way until it's opposite the keyboard and the notebook becomes a tablet. The 11.6 ...
UK
UK 2014-06-02 12:03:31
The new device will be released in Russia during the third quarter of 2014 before expanding to other markets and is the first attempt by the Korean manufacturer to reduce its dependency on Android, which powers the majority of the firm's existing ...and more »
PCWorld
PCWorld 2014-06-02 11:26:08
The Linux-based Ubuntu OS is finding its way into tablets with Dell's latest Inspiron hybrids, which can function as tablets and laptops. The PC maker is offering Ubuntu as an OS option alongside Windows 8 on its new hybrids, the Inspiron 11 3000 ...
LinuxInsider.com
LinuxInsider.com 2014-05-30 05:07:56
It is an Ubuntu-based distribution built around its own desktop environment called "DDE" or "Deepin Desktop Environment." The Deepin desktop design is snazzy yet simple to use. It is one of the first Linux distros to take advantage of HTML 5 technology.
Independent
Independent 2014-05-29 03:31:56
At work, an awful lot of our communication is done through email. With staff working from different geographic locations and synchronising calendars for clients meetings, accessing contact information at the touch of a button is now considered standard ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-05-28 23:32:11
For a few years now, AMD has been saying that 64-bit ARM chips—yes those processors you usually think of as powering your smartphone or tablet—are going to play not just a big role on servers, but on datacenters and the cloud as well. On May 30 ...and more »
Forbes
Forbes 2014-05-28 20:11:59
Maybe an Ubuntu or Linux Mint box is more your speed. What if you could resurrect those aging notebooks and put them to use playing the newest PC games? Or inject your ... It's been my go-to router for testing devices like Nvidia's Shield, Steam's in ...
UK
UK 2014-05-27 13:16:21
If Apple has identified a market at the lower end, then they probably plan to launch something that 'anyone reasonable would consider a new product category' A desktop iPad with keyboard and touch pad perhaps. with a tag more around the £600- £700 mark ...and more »
Sheet
Sheet 2014-05-26 20:14:19
Import and export documents later uncovered by 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman and analyst Matt Margolis offered additional evidence that Apple was planning on expanding its use of sapphire beyond its current use as a protective cover for the Touch ID ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-05-26 17:07:03
Chinese tablet maker Teclast has launched a new 7 inch tablet with a 1920 x 1200 pixel display, a quad-core CPU, and a price tag of about $100… although you might have to pay a bit extra to get this tablet shipped from China. Teclast P78HD. The ...and more »
Sheet
Sheet 2014-05-25 13:35:39
Import and export documents later uncovered by 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman and analyst Matt Margolis offered additional evidence that Apple was planning on expanding its use of sapphire beyond its current use as a protective cover for the Touch ID ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-05-23 17:55:22
Prpl's stated goal is to contribute to both Linux and Android with promises of support for Arch, CentOS, Chromium OS, Debian, Fedora, Gentoo, MEOS (MIPS Embedded OS), Montavista, Redhat, Tizen, Ubuntu, and WebOS (really?), with an open-source “code ...and more »
Fool
Fool 2014-05-22 16:00:09
Source: Microsoft. As if Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ) didn't have enough setbacks for its Windows 8 operating system already, the Chinese government said in a statement this week that it's prohibiting the use of the OS on any of its government computers ...
HEXUS
HEXUS 2014-05-22 13:00:10
With the growth of mobile computing platforms, the popularity of smartphones and tablets, it may be difficult for Microsoft's software satisfaction index score to rise to its peak of 78 again. ... I also quite like the Unity interface on Ubuntu, though ...
10News
10News 2014-05-21 14:17:27
"This was before tablets came out, and I thought it would be great for working on the road," she wrote in an email. "Not only was the keyboard way too small for me to type anything efficiently, I also opted for the cheaper version which used Ubuntu as ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2014-05-21 00:28:43
Ubuntu Kylin users get 100GB of personal cloud storage with Kingsoft Kuaipan cloud storage and they have lunar calendar support out of the box! There is support for the newest hardware, including touch screens and HiDPI monitors, and…”it runs ...and more »
News
News 2014-05-20 23:39:39
The Central Government Procurement Center said all computers bought by central state agencies -- desktops, tablets, and laptops -- must use something other than Windows 8. Computers used by companies and individuals outside the government are not ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-05-20 23:23:14
So what happened to the Surface mini? Microsoft has never actually confirmed it's working on a small tablet with an ARM-based processor and Windows RT software, but we've been hearing about it from “sources” in the know for months. One theory is that ...and more »
UK
UK 2014-05-20 18:02:18
According to Xinhua, the Central Government Procurement Centre has issued an advisory in which it said that all desktops, laptops and tablets bought by the government organisations can run any operating system as long as it's not Windows 8. XP-RIP ...
Sheet
Sheet 2014-05-20 16:10:27
There are also other young and upcoming operating systems out there, such as Samsung's Tizen, Firefox OS, and Ubuntu for smartphones. If you're looking to shop outside of the major operating systems, make sure to do a search so ... In addition, if the ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-05-20 03:58:02
Chen, Ping-Hsun (penk), a software developer from Taiwan is working on an Open Source mobile operating system, called SlateKit, targeted at tablets. Chen says that “SlateKit Base is a small Linux distribution (binary compatible with Ubuntu 14.04 amd64 ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-05-19 21:43:05
Tired of running Android on your Google Nexus 7 tablet? You could give Ubuntu a try… or you can take SlateKit Base for a spin. This weekend the developers launched a technical preview of the Linux-based operating system for Google's 2013 tablet.
Guy
Guy 2014-05-19 13:15:59
Dual-booting Canonical's Ubuntu Linux and Android on tablets and smartphones has moved a small step closer to reality with the release of a new version of the Ubuntu Dual Boot Installer. Codenamed M9, the release offers support for Ubuntu OS upgrades, ...
Africa
Africa 2014-05-16 10:38:23
Dawson has said the Keepod project is unnecessary because there are existing technologies that are cheaper, as versions of free and open source operating system like Ubuntu can be loaded onto USB sticks. "There's nothing new here that will widen access ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-05-15 14:02:00
Having a more unique name than “ubuntu-unity8″ which already exists. He has thought of “ubuntu-touch-desktop” but welcomes any suggestions. Is there enough bandwidth to build another flavour? What needs to be done to initiate the daily builds?and more »
gadgets
gadgets 2014-05-14 11:03:56
If you fancy putting the new Ubuntu Touch tablet and smartphone operating system through its paces, but don't have a compatible device or are able to load the unofficially supported version on to your Nexus 5 smartphone. You might be interested in the ...
AnandTech
AnandTech 2014-05-14 01:14:41
The ThinkPad 10 is a 10.1” tablet powered by the familiar Intel Bay Trail-T Atom SoC, with this tablet sporting the 1.6 GHz Z3795 version of the chip which launched in Q1'2014. The Z3795 is a .... Hmm, I wonder if Ubuntu would work well on this tablet ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-05-11 13:10:53
The RK3188 chip has been used in dozens of Android tablets, game consoles, and TV boxes over the past year or so, and while it doesn't have all the features of Amlogic's latest processor, it's certainly no slouch. Not only have people been using RK3188 ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-05-08 20:11:03
It comes with Windows 8 installed but because it's running an Intel processor you can theoretically install other X86 operating systems such as Ubuntu Linux (if you're an adventurous and patient gear head). Interestingly no one has successfully ...and more »
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-05-07 15:25:58
At an event yesterday, Intel revealed the rather surprising next stage of its strategy for squeezing into the mobile market: Chromebooks! Following the failure of its smartphone efforts, and a slow start in the Windows 8 and Android tablet spaces ...
Diary
Diary 2014-05-07 13:08:35
The 14.04 LTS release also signals continued development toward Canonical's vision for true convergence across desktop, phone and tablet. Ubuntu's application store is growing with apps from Ubuntu's ecosystem of developers who are using the Ubuntu ...
Magazine
Magazine 2014-05-06 18:41:14
Canonical heeft de stekker uit hun Ubuntu for Android-project getrokken. Dit blijkt uit een bug report die de softwaremaker naar buiten bracht. Ze gaan wel door met hun besturingssysteem op tablets beschikbaar te maken.
n3rdabl3
n3rdabl3 2014-05-06 15:00:45
I'll be honest, I've got a tech wishlist as long as my leg and amongst the new smartphones, tablets, and gadgets is Ubuntu for Android. Canonical's answer to a portable desktop computer. By day you walk around with a standard Android handset in your ...and more »
EnterpriseTech
EnterpriseTech 2014-05-06 14:04:41
It is a pity that smartphones and tablets did not come along earlier and did not need 64-bit processing and memory addressing sooner than they did. Had these consumer devices (which are now generally thought of as being indispensable for business as ...
BetaNews
BetaNews 2014-05-06 03:10:11
I tested with Ubuntu 14.04 and everything works. However, video performance is terrible. High-definition YouTube video stutters with ... After all, kids today are all about tablets and smartphones. However, there is still a need for a true PC in many ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-05-05 06:12:46
“This was before tablets came out, and I thought it would be great for working on the road,” she wrote in an email. “Not only was the keyboard way too small for me to type anything efficiently, I also opted for the cheaper version which used Ubuntu as ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-05-04 18:01:43
Official statement from Canonical states that, their current priority is Ubuntu Touch OS for smartphones, and they would like to concentrate all their efforts in that direction. However, Ubuntu for Android is not dead yet and they are happy to work on ...
Phandroid.com
Phandroid.com 2014-05-02 18:01:15
It was called Ubuntu for Android, and while it wasn't the project we all dreamed of — Ubuntu on an Android phone — it was the next big thing. That next big thing is now the next dead thing. Canonical has confirmed that the product is no longer under ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-05-02 16:20:51
I've tried to make the switch to Mint and Ubuntu multiple times in the last 5 years, but the total lack of driver support on my older Thinkpad machines with dedicated graphics makes them nearly unusable. It was a ... WP8.1 and on my Surface tablet, i ...and more »
Forbes
Forbes 2014-05-02 15:58:28
The innovation that comes out of the bigger manufacturers is often laboured, cynical and gimmicky. Huawei made some highly questionable and desperately out of touch comments about 'making women look ten years younger' with their face auto enhancer ...
Forbes
Forbes 2014-05-02 15:37:18
Huawei made some highly questionable and desperately out of touch comments about 'making women look ten years younger' with their face auto enhancer software. HTC tried to sell us a phone based purely on its ability to take a decent selfie. Apple makes ...
Recombu
Recombu 2014-05-01 18:18:32
Another mobile project, the Ubuntu Edge, failed to meet its crowdfunded goal of $32 million, and the lack of interest may have spurred Canonical to reconsider its other mobile endeavours too. We previously encountered Ubuntu's own tablet experience at ...
NDTV
NDTV 2014-05-01 16:13:23
Two weeks ago, Canonical released Ubuntu 14.04 LTS edition for desktops and servers. Ubuntu 14.04 LTS gives users an option to experience Unity 8, which is a next-generation interface currently running on Ubuntu phones and tablets. According to the ...
News
News 2014-05-01 16:06:01
Canonical has however confirmed that its Ubuntu for Android project is no longer active as it has shifted its focus to Ubuntu Touch which has been designed to totally replace the operating system of a device instead of co-existing with it. The news was ...
Advisor
Advisor 2014-05-01 01:37:12
As with Apple's Spotlight and Windows Search, it is an asset for experienced users who can touch type and know the exact name of things they seek. Newcomers may yetl benefit from a traditional hierarchical layout to dig down into applications and ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-30 22:16:22
For now, Canonical seems more focused on bringing Ubuntu Touch to smartphones and tablets as an alternative to Android instead of a compliment to it. The first Ubuntu phone should begin shipping later in 2014. Share this: Facebook 0 · Google 0 ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-30 19:09:56
HP is launching two new lines of business-friendly 10 inch Windows tablets with Intel Atom Bay Trail processors this spring. The HP ElitePad 1000 ... Yes obviously Ubuntu touch is not ready for this kind of hardware (or any) to use as a real driver ...and more »
Advisor
Advisor 2014-04-30 13:32:23
Like most modern computer operating systems, Ubuntu has an eye on mobile computing and will soon be more publicly ported to a variety of mobile devices like tablets and smartphones. But that significant step away from tried-and-tested Xorg graphics was ...
News
News 2014-04-30 12:58:17
When it was first announced, the idea of Ubuntu for Android sounded excellent. Running Ubuntu – a popular Linux distribution for Desktops, similar to Windows or Mac OS X – alongside Android seemed a great idea. Being able to plug in your phone to a ...
Guy
Guy 2014-04-30 00:40:55
The latest update right now is that it seems that Ubuntu for Android is no longer being developed as Canonical has shifted its focus to Ubuntu Touch which is designed to totally replace the operating system of a device instead of co-existing with it ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-04-29 19:29:56
Alas, Ubuntu for Android seems to have moved off the active roster as Canonical focuses on its own Ubuntu Touch project, and a new exchange on a Ubuntu project-tracking website seems to suggest Ubuntu for Android may be dead. (See update below.).
Chronicle
Chronicle 2014-04-26 01:42:36
A lot of organizations have been switching to Ubuntu over the years understanding the significant benefits and savings it provides. Canonical will also come up with a range of tablets and Ubuntu 14.04 will form the basis of it as upgraded OS is full ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-04-25 20:02:09
In theory, the Banana Pi should run all of the software that Raspberry Pi can run In practice, Lemaker only states that their SBC can run Android 4.4, Ubuntu, Debian, Raspberry Pi Image, and the Cubieboard Image. On top of the operating system, the ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-04-25 13:16:43
When it sells you a Surface tablet directly from its own website, that's sell through. This has ..... I am highly fluent in Windows, I was moderately proficient in OS X back a few years ago when I used a Mac daily (think 10.5 – 10.6) and I can use ...and more »
LinuxInsider.com
LinuxInsider.com 2014-04-25 09:07:10
The Canonical development teams are breathing hard from their endurance race to make the Ubuntu interface excel for tablets and smartphones. However, the developers are not giving much attention to innovations for desktop and laptop OS versions.
Derwesten.de
Derwesten.de 2014-04-23 06:58:32
Als Webserver bringt Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" Apache 2.4 mit sich. PHP ist in Version 5.5 vorhanden. Sie finden weitere Informationen zu Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Thar", Ubuntu Touch und den Derivaten in den Veröffentlichungs-Hinweisen. Dort gibt ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-22 19:41:30
With little difference in price, 2014 could be the year that Android, Windows, and other operating systems (such as Ubuntu and Firefox OS) have to compete on merit rather than cost. Of course, Microsoft dropped its licensing fees for Windows ...
Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe 2014-04-22 08:49:15
After spending the entire Easter weekend dipping my connoisseur toes in Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) I can say to you my fellow countryman and those from beyond our borders- it is really time you chose Ubuntu. Now this is not one of those Year of the ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-04-21 21:19:29
Red Hat and Ubuntu are Linux rivals and they disagree on many technical details, but they do agree on one thing: Docker, a container technology is going to be a major virtualization technology in the years to come. Docker-honeycomb Ubuntu sees ...and more »
gadgets
gadgets 2014-04-21 14:01:25
A pre-release version of Ubuntu Touch designed specifically for smartphones and tablets has also been released as a 14.04 version. For more Information on the new Ubuntu Touch release and to download the latest Ubuntu 14.04 LTS version jump over to ...
Firstpost
Firstpost 2014-04-21 13:38:01
Canonical has released the latest version of Ubuntu, 14.04 LTS and desktop and server installers are available on the Ubuntu website for download. The Long Term Support (LTS) release is supported and maintained by Canonical for five years and is also ...
PC
PC 2014-04-21 01:46:28
Although Ubuntu Touch 14.04, notable for being the first to support the tablet form-factor, is still not a supported release and only available as a separate download from the desktop flavor, Canonical's ultimate aim is to combine the two. "Full ...
News
News 2014-04-20 11:54:19
Ubuntu fans are set for a pleasant surprise as the company has decided to release Ubuntu 14.04, which is a Long Term Support (LTS) edition for desktops and servers, alongside an update to the versions of Ubuntu for phones and tablets. 14.04 LTS is ...
Post
Post 2014-04-19 14:53:03
Moreover, Ubuntu 14.04 is also optimized for desktop and laptops with multi-touch trackpads and touchscreens, and it also supports displays with a high pixel density (DPI). This allows users to enjoy the latest Ubuntu LTS even on the most recent hardware.
Magazine
Magazine 2014-04-18 19:50:11
Canonical said Ubuntu 14.04 LTS is optimized for desktops and laptops with multi-touch trackpads and touch screens, and includes support for high pixel density (DPI) screens. "This means users can make the most out of the newest hardware on the market ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-04-18 17:31:29
Ubuntu 14.04 'Trusty Tahr' has arrived, a mere week after the death of Windows XP, complete with improved high-DPI display and tablet capabilities. Publicly available downloads of the latest version of Ubuntu started on Wednesday and is Canonical's ...
Technica
Technica 2014-04-18 15:22:22
The last time we installed Ubuntu Touch on anything was about a year ago, shortly after the release of Ubuntu 13.04. That version of the phone and tablet operating system was more a proof-of-concept than a true beta—while it showed off the interface ...
TechShout!
TechShout! 2014-04-18 11:30:22
Microsoft's pulling the plug on support for Windows XP and the release of Ubuntu 14.04 around the same time might come as some sort of a message for those looking for cost-effective software solutions. The famously free Linux distribution has named ...
News
News 2014-04-18 09:44:42
The Ubuntu 14.04 release dubbed the “Trusty Tahr,” available from Thursday 17 April, offers a range of performance improvements. The company has also rolled out an update for the versions of Ubuntu on smartphones and tablets in the Ubuntu 14.04.
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2014-04-18 07:38:08
Up till now, Ubuntu has not properly scaled high resolution displays. Apart from that, Ubuntu 14.04 would mark the first stable version of Ubuntu for tablets, now how about that? Are you stoked yet? Those who are interested are able to download Ubuntu ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-17 18:47:27
A pre-release version of Ubuntu Touch for phones and tablets has also moved to version 14.04. Official builds are available for the Google Nexus 4, Google Nexus 10, and Google Nexus 7 (2013), but the team has dropped support for the Samsung Galaxy ...
Technica
Technica 2014-04-17 18:10:45
Canonical today is releasing Ubuntu 14.04, a Long Term Support (LTS) edition for desktops and servers and an update to the versions of Ubuntu for phones and tablets. LTS editions are released once every two years and receive five years of support from ...
mydigitalfc.com
mydigitalfc.com 2014-04-16 19:14:22
The free alternative to costly Windows operating system (OS), Ubuntu, prepared by Canonical of UK on open source Linux, is launching the second long term service (LTS) version Ubuntu 14.04 on Thursday. The upgraded OS would facilitate full touch ...
World
World 2014-04-16 19:14:10
The 14.04 LTS release also signals continued development toward Canonical's vision for true convergence across desktop, phone and tablet. Ubuntu's application store is growing with apps from Ubuntu's ecosystem of developers who are using the Ubuntu ...
release)
release) 2014-04-16 19:07:21
In Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, users also have the option to experience Unity 8, the next-generation user interface currently running on Ubuntu phones and tablets, which will underpin a single experience across multiple devices. The early preview showcases the ...
V3.co.uk
V3.co.uk 2014-04-16 17:35:06
Users can also try out Unity 8, the next-generation user interface currently running on Ubuntu phones and tablets, which is planned to deliver a unified user experience across all versions of Ubuntu in the near future. The early preview of this ...
Guy
Guy 2014-04-16 13:10:41
Now that Canonical's chief focus is on "converging" Ubuntu by building a single open source OS that will run equally well on PCs, tablets, phones and even TVs, Ubuntu release dates are not as momentous as they once were. These days, most of the real ...and more »
NDTV
NDTV 2014-04-14 16:49:03
The video has been posted by a YouTube user named Meizu MX On, with the Ubuntu Touch OS seen running on top of Chinese brand Meizu's MX3 handset. The 2 minute and 42-minutes long video shows the Ubuntu Touch OS in its full glory, with features ...and more »
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2014-04-14 07:27:11
So far, nothing surprising was caught on the video, considering how Canonical has done their fair bit of time working on Ubuntu for handsets and tablets, notching up more than a year's worth of experience already. Not only that, one can also opt to ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-11 20:42:21
There aren't any real surprises in the video — Canonical has been developing Ubuntu for phones and tablets for well over a year, and you can already download and install the software on a Google Nexus 4, Nexus 7, or other supported device. But the ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-04-10 20:00:21
More importantly, though, there are many tasks where Windows isn't significantly better than Linux — such as surfing the web (Chrome for Ubuntu is the same as Chrome for Windows or OS X). Even for gaming, Linux is definitely catching up with Windows ...and more »
EnterpriseTech
EnterpriseTech 2014-04-10 15:43:49
Back on December 11, Red Hat put its forthcoming release, Enterprise Linux 7, into a high-touch beta program with selected customers, the next step in a process that starts with a Fedora development release and ends up with a final RHEL 7 release ...and more »
Times
Times 2014-04-09 23:24:40
An installation program can replace an existing system or, in some cases, set Ubuntu to be an option when a computer starts up. The desktop environment, called Unity, has a tablet-like look. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story.
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-09 20:04:41
Asus is preparing to launch a new 10 inch Transformer Pad tablet with a detachable keyboard dock, Android software, and an Intel Atom Z3745 Bay Trail processor. It's called the ... Someone PLEASE get Fedora or Ubuntu working on these. Pretty please.and more »
TechShout!
TechShout! 2014-04-09 11:27:07
Nevertheless, Windows laptops and tablets aren't all that costly. We've got several ... If you're stuck on deciding which OS to migrate to from XP and if newer versions of Windows are too costly, Ubuntu is what we'd recommend. Or you could check out ...and more »
WTAM.com
WTAM.com 2014-04-08 23:35:55
Achinson's favorite version is Ubuntu, which is said to be the second most popular operating system globally. He contends Linux is less ... It's the operating system for Android phones, as well as Kindle, Samsung and other tablets. To find out more ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-08 20:18:27
Still, if you're not ready to make the move to Windows 7, Windows 8, Ubuntu, or another operating system, it might be a good time to stop using Internet Explorer and instead switch to Firefox, Chrome, or another browser that will continue to receive ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-04-08 19:58:37
Global PC sales have been in free-fall recently, as people embrace iPads and Android tablets, but the downward trend went into reverse in the third quarter of 2013, in which sales were up 5% from the same period the previous year, according to analysts ...
Mashable
Mashable 2014-04-08 19:04:56
Assuming you're not using a tablet, it includes the ability to basically turn off Windows 8's tile-based "Metro" interface entirely and stick with the traditional desktop you're familiar with. You may be able to find an older machine that comes with ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Telegraph.co.uk 2014-04-08 09:58:41
Of course, consumers may prefer to switch to a different operating system such as Apple's OS X Mavericks, (only runs on Apple PCs), or one of the many flavours of Linux such as Ubuntu, LXLE or Zorin. For those who do want to stick with Windows, however ...
UK
UK 2014-04-08 06:45:28
If you're system doesn't have a DVD player or is not up to the minimum specs then there is no end of Windows 8.1 laptops, desktops, tablets, hybrids and every other type of computer out there built specifically for the new touch-focused interface ...
5newsonline.com
5newsonline.com 2014-04-08 02:03:27
Although tablets are selling like wildfire, I don't believe making computers similar to tablets is the right answer. I'll run Windows 7 as long as I can because it is literally the island in the middle of lava when people consider the Windows ... To be ...
KpopStarz
KpopStarz 2014-04-08 01:21:01
So would the Ubuntu OS have in store for the mobile market that is mainly powered by Android, iOS and Windows Phone OS? In the report, Ubuntu smartphones would be able to run in a mobile device such as a smartphone and tablet just like its competitors.
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-04-07 21:54:46
I wouldn't touch the stink which is xbox. Cookies. That's a shame. The XB:O has dedicated servers. For some odd .... The server can very well be a Windows 7 or Ubuntu desktop. It just needs to be powered on. Any Plex client can connect to the server ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-04-07 19:03:29
Today, people increasingly use their phones, tablets and other light, portable devices. If we can push ... Yeah, there are differences between those (and maybe I skewed the results by having 2 Ubuntu derivatives) but in the end, it “just worked”. I ...
GameDev.net
GameDev.net 2014-04-07 17:50:10
For other devices (e.g. smartphones/tablets), the best option is still to deploy onto the devices (the emulators tend to be a little flaky, and and a very poor substitute for the real thing). For mac os development, it's likely that a hackintosh would ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Telegraph.co.uk 2014-04-07 16:42:23
However, consumers may prefer to switch to a different operating system such as Apple's OS X Mavericks, (only runs on Apple PCs), or one of the many flavours of Linux such as Ubuntu, LXLE or Zorin. For those who do want to stick with Windows, Microsoft ...and more »
Reviews
Reviews 2014-04-07 12:09:39
... Fire even greater functionality than what you may have initially expected. This also means that you can now look at Amazon Fire TV as a serious alternative to the likes of Apple TV, Rasberry Pi, Ubuntu and Chromecast. A quad-core Qualcomm Krait 300 ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2014-04-07 06:20:58
Few hours back during Microsoft's Build 2014 event in The Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, they have officially announced that Windows would be free for mobile, tablets and the Internet of Things. Canonical has decided to shut down Its Ubuntu One ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-04-06 01:08:27
It works much the same way as an “app store” on a smart phone or tablet. Just launch your package manager, enter your user name and password, check off the applications that you want ... If you have a slightly newer PC, say a later vintage Pentium IV ...
site
site 2014-04-05 23:38:09
Hillary diane rodham was disputed at edgewater hospital in chicago, I rebooted into my Ubuntu (now 8. Glioblastoma Multiforme ... Nexium is available as tablets and as does generic cialis work as well for suspension in sachets. By specifically blocking ...
allvoices
allvoices 2014-04-05 02:24:34
Perhaps you may find a larger tablet or Chromebook can do everything you want to on the Internet. Another ... Once you have the disc with the image you can then install a dual boot or full install of Ubuntu from the disc as shown in another appended video.
(blog)
(blog) 2014-04-04 20:58:01
The Ubuntu Phone is set to launch this year. With more and more major players getting on board as hardware suppliers, you can bet the darling of Linux mobility will slowly find its way into every market imaginable. The big question mark is the US market.
UK
UK 2014-04-04 18:21:03
Canonical is to shut down its Ubuntu One cloud storage service as it seeks to devote more of its resources to the ongoing development of the Ubuntu operating system, which it is hoped will make a major impact on smartphones and tablets in the near future.
TechRepublic
TechRepublic 2014-04-04 17:10:43
Their plan has been (for some time now) to merge the desktop, the tablet, and the phone into one cohesive whole. They had all the infrastructure there, including Ubuntu One, which was one of the more seamless cloud storage services available. I have ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-04-04 14:09:37
I wiped Vista off my aunt's computer (who isn't techy AT ALL, just bought whatever was on the sales floor in Staples a few years ago), and put Ubuntu 12.04 on there instead. Now the machine flies ... I'm prefer the 3D holographic projection touch ...and more »
Digit
Digit 2014-04-04 08:17:06
He further added that the top priority is to build a "converged operating system for phones, tablets, desktops." Ubuntu One was offering 5GB of free storage to registered users and included music streaming and a music store for buying new music. Facing ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-04-03 21:32:09
... desktops, notebooks, tablets, and phones. That could help boost the number of apps available in the Windows Store. Cheap Windows tablets also come with Microsoft Office software and the ability to run desktop apps — something you might not want to ...and more »
Canada
Canada 2014-04-03 19:10:46
“Our strategic priority for Ubuntu is making the best converged operating system for phones, tablets, desktops and more,” said Silber. “In fact, our user experience, developer tools for apps and scopes, and commercial relationships have been ...
News
News 2014-04-03 19:02:15
The cloud storage war claimed its latest victim with the announcement by software maker Canonical Ltd. that it is shutting down Ubuntu One and will be concentrating in further development of its operating system for desktops, phones, tablets and other ...
gadgets
gadgets 2014-04-03 13:56:15
“Our strategic priority for Ubuntu is making the best converged operating system for phones, tablets, desktops and more. In fact, our user experience, developer tools for apps and scopes, and commercial relationships have been constructed specifically ...
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-04-03 13:05:30
Our strategic priority for Ubuntu is making the best converged operating system for phones, tablets, desktops and more. Additionally, the free storage wars aren't a sustainable place for us to be, particularly with other services now regularly offering ...
Technica
Technica 2014-04-02 18:27:19
“The Ubuntu One file services will not be included in the upcoming Ubuntu 14.04 LTS release, and the Ubuntu One apps in older versions of Ubuntu and in the Ubuntu, Google, and Apple stores will be updated appropriately. The current services will be ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-04-02 16:21:27
I think killing U1 is a right decision and now company should also ditch MIR and adopt Wayland so that they can speed up the development of Ubuntu Touch and desktop. News, Ubuntu · 4K CameraUbuntu One · 4K Camera, Ubuntu One. About the Author.and more »
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-04-02 15:48:12
April 02, 2014, 9:03 AM — Dell's new rugged laptop has a 11.6-inch screen with a twist -- the screen can rotate 180 degrees to turn the device into a tablet. At first, the ... The laptops will come with either Windows 8.1 or 7, or Ubuntu Linux ...
Wired
Wired 2014-04-02 15:40:28
If you're looking for something a touch more elegant, WinZip — yes, the same program that lived for decades on your computer before cloud computing took over — now offers a cloud-based utility called ZipShare. It allows you to not only upload files ...and more »
Guardian
Guardian 2014-04-01 05:45:24
The introduction of Office for iPad last Thursday marked a crucial step forward for Microsoft in its efforts to expand its user base into widely used tablet and smartphone platforms. To be clear, the Redmond software company ... If the company decides ...and more »
World
World 2014-03-31 23:56:27
They take Ubuntu and re-work it to run on TVs, phones, and tablets. Any day now I expect them to announce Ubuntu for Toasters. And that is awesome. But sometimes Canonical makes me facepalm. Case in point - the feature of Ubuntu's Unity Dash, which ...
TechSpot
TechSpot 2014-03-30 20:03:34
Ubuntu 14.04 final beta download: A much-needed upgrade for LTS users The next version of the world's preeminent Linux distro, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, is almost upon us. Late last night, the final beta of 14.04 Trusty Tahr (an African wild goat) was released ...and more »
ITProPortal
ITProPortal 2014-03-29 17:01:52
Despite Canonical's Shuttleworth saying that Ubuntu 14.04 would include the Touch/Mobile, it appears they won't make it into the final build. (Canonical has revised its estimate for the first Ubuntu smartphones to the third quarter of 2014, so there's ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-03-29 13:04:16
... tags of $400 or less. Note that this list doesn't include Chromebooks or notebooks that ship with Linux. But bargain hunters can often find even better deals on mini-laptops by grabbing a model that comes with Chrome OS or Ubuntu. ... While many ...
GSMArena.com
GSMArena.com 2014-03-29 09:37:40
The Nokia N9 is another hacking darling – the first (and only) MeeGo phone has been graced by Ubuntu Touch and more recently Sailfish OS that powers the Jolla phone. Most promising (or perhaps most anticipated) were Android ports like Project Mayhem ...and more »
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-03-28 17:47:35
Despite Canonical's Shuttleworth saying that Ubuntu 14.04 would include the Touch/Mobile, it appears they won't make it into the final build. (Canonical has revised its estimate for the first Ubuntu smartphones to the third quarter of 2014, so there's ...and more »
BetaNews
BetaNews 2014-03-27 02:20:55
Peanut butter and jelly. Fish and chips. Salt and pepper. Dell and Microsoft. These are all things that go great together. Sure, Dell has strayed a bit, offering things like laptops with Ubuntu and tablets with Android. However, Windows has been and ...and more »
Techworld
Techworld 2014-03-24 19:28:15
The server weighs 4.08 kilograms and can run multiple Linux distributions such as Ubuntu, Red Hat or Suse. The server is targeted at ... Agam Shah covers PCs, tablets, servers, chips and semiconductors for IDG News Service. Follow Agam on Twitter at ...and more »
News
News 2014-03-24 17:48:53
Do you want to bet on your mobile phone or tablet device. Im the best poker player that ... We have also listed the best Craps sites for Mac users as this is becoming more and more popular as well as the best Ubuntu online casinos. Makes your poker ...and more »
Geek
Geek 2014-03-24 16:34:47
When Ubuntu first appeared back in 2004 it was focused on the desktop, but since 2011 Mark Shuttleworth and Canonical have been expanding the devices their Linux OS will run on. Ultimately Ubuntu is going to run on phones, tablets, smart TVs, and ...and more »
News
News 2014-03-22 21:59:07
A Smartphone is great for making phone calls, texting, and taking an occasional picture – the tablet is better for web-surfing and reading – the notebook for more powerful computing and a larger screen – the PC is even larger, stationary, and possibly ...
SFGate
SFGate 2014-03-22 08:10:31
The best dish on all three visits was something I might have had at Ubuntu - a vegan artichoke soup ($10) that had a creamy smoothness from pureed rice, a strong hit of lemon, a touch of mint and the earthiness of mushrooms. It came together flawlessly ...
khon2.com
khon2.com 2014-03-22 03:43:00
There are other options out there including purchasing an Apple computer, a Google based Chromebook, the iOS, Microsoft, or Android tablets, or installing one of the LINUX based operating systems like Ubuntu. It is strongly suggested that you move off ...
UK
UK 2014-03-21 18:09:25
Fortunately, the Ubuntu OS will be offering this exact functionality in the very near future. "This multi-faceted approach aims to unify the disparate user experience one encounters when hopping from mobile to desktop to tablet and back again," writes ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-03-21 14:26:40
All those who have been eagerly waiting to lay their hands on Ubuntu tablets may not have to wait too long. Canonical founder, Mark Shuttleworth has said that Ubuntu tablets will arrive in the market 'simultaneously' with the first set of Ubuntu ...
KING5.com
KING5.com 2014-03-19 14:51:47
Those pint-sized computers that had about a minute of popularity in 2008-2009 before the iPad arrived and made tablets de rigeur for the most part ran on Windows XP, even as Microsoft's disastrous Vista OS was playing itself out on normal-sized ...and more »
Gizmag
Gizmag 2014-03-19 05:58:53
You can't install your favorite Windows programs on an iPad or Android tablet, so you may have to search for some tablet equivalents to Windows programs you're used to. ... Ubuntu Desktop is the most popular, and has a slick and easy to use interface.
Muktware
Muktware 2014-03-18 13:59:16
It's not that we don't have other gadgets connected to the internet today, but such a precedence makes it easier for smartwatches, tablets or cars to switch carriers at will. As Van der Berg ... We are looking for bloggers to cover Ubuntu related news ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-03-18 13:19:25
Speaking on Mozilla's official Firefox Beta blog, vice president Jonathan Nightingale paints a stark picture of Microsoft's touch-oriented Metro interface. .... I happily couldn't believe they were going to hamstring themselves by following Ubuntu's ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-03-17 17:52:50
At this year's Mobile World Congress, a Geeksphone spokesperson revealed to tech blog DigitalTrends that the company is “in talks with Canonical and Jolla, and could offer a choice of all four operating systems – Android, Firefox OS, Ubuntu Mobile, and ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-03-17 15:10:59
Thus with this driver, owners of devices like the Ouya, nVidia Shield or tablets and with access to a 3D TV can easily play games like Angry Birds and Dead Trigger in stereoscopic 3D without any tinkering. In addition of enabling 3D for the games, the ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-03-14 20:44:48
From the beginning, it was rumored that Google and Microsoft weren't happy with Intel and Asus' efforts — Microsoft wants devices to run Windows 8, while Google apparently wanted tablets to be Android-only — at least as far as the full operating ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-03-14 15:19:53
Ubuntu Linux developer Canonical is also working on software that lets you dual-boot Ubuntu and Android on the same smartphone or tablet. And plenty of folks have been dual-booting Windows and Ubuntu or other Linux distributions on PCs for decades…
Technica
Technica 2014-03-13 16:45:23
... don't necessarily rule out turning Mir on by default before 16.04, but it's not something Shuttleworth is ready to promise. Speaking at one of Ubuntu's virtual developer summits, Shuttleworth noted that Mir is already the default on Ubuntu phones ...
bit-tech.net
bit-tech.net 2014-03-13 11:31:41
First Ubuntu Phones to cost $200-$400. The first Ubuntu Phone handsets will be distinctly mid-range devices, Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth has admitted, and far from the top-end Edge concept. Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth has claimed that ...
merdeka.com
merdeka.com 2014-03-13 06:30:57
Yang dimaksud Shuttleworth, berarti bahwa perangkat dengan Ubuntu Touch ini akan menjadi pengganti PC atau komputer di masa depan. Hal ini dikarenakan komponen hardwarenya yang sudah didesain dengan baik. "Bahkan Android pun tak dibangun ...
Complex.com
Complex.com 2014-03-13 05:07:53
Touching on a wide array of cultural and social issues, Thompson works to dispel the negativity and myth-making that has ruled the public discourse as of late. At SXSW Interactive 2014, Thompson was kind enough to meet with Complex to explain his ...
Register
Register 2014-03-13 00:29:53
Canonical's partners so far include Chinese smartphone upstart Meizu and Spanish e-reader and tablet maker BQ, which Shuttleworth announced as the first companies to commit to Ubuntu devices at the Mobile World Congress conference in February.
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2014-03-13 00:15:19
Ubuntu's mobile OS can run on a smartphone or tablet similar to Android or iOS, but it's also capable of plugging into a monitor and running a desktop operating system. The result is the first truly convergent OS, a concept that companies like Apple ...
Cable.co.uk
Cable.co.uk 2014-03-12 14:15:25
A Canonical boss has suggested a 200 to 400 USD price point for the company's Ubuntu Touch smartphone. Smartphones running the Ubuntu Touch operating system will set consumers back between 200 and 400 USD (£120 and £240), a Canonical boss ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-03-11 20:23:58
We are looking for bloggers to cover Ubuntu related news and howtos. If you are ... Low-end Android phones may struggle to hit the lower end of that range while a semi-tablet like the Galaxy Note is praised for being able to run for a couple of days ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2014-03-11 19:47:20
Last week, Gartner released research that said Android-based tablets for the first time outsold iPads. And it wasn't even a squeaker: During 2013, Android held 61.9 percent of the tablet market compared to 36 percent for iOS (Microsoft held 2.1 percent ...
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-03-11 16:07:12
Plus: Is there too much Ubuntu hate? ... Besides, unlike every other major player in the market, except for Amazon with its Kindle Fire tablets, the Windows giant has a unique selling point: Microsoft applications and the cloud services that back them ...
Trends
Trends 2014-03-11 15:40:14
The tiles were brought in to entice people to use Windows 8 on a tablet. But for desktop PC users, the tiles were ... But the most common one of all is Ubuntu, which is extremely easy to install and use. You can even run it on a USB stick to try out ...and more »
KDramaStars
KDramaStars 2014-03-08 21:20:43
More importantly, there are so many rumors based on new releases that the competition for specs impede innovation at its core - this is easily evident in the smartphone and tablet PC markets. There is a false belief that higher specs translates to the ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-03-08 11:50:37
The Xperia Z2 Tablet was a stunner – it's thinner and lighter than the iPad Air, water-resistant too! It updated the ... There were also privacy-conscious devices like the Blackphone and ones pushing a new OS, like the Ubuntu-powered BQ Aquaris. Can ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-03-06 23:10:21
No, it's not the prettiest laptop I've ever seen, it doesn't have the best keyboard or display, and Chrome OS isn't an operating system that'll appeal to everyone (although there are ways to run Ubuntu or other operating systems on this laptop). But ...and more »
GameSpot
GameSpot 2014-03-06 15:55:33
"You also asked us for better tools so that you can squeeze every last drop of performance out of your PC, tablet, phone, and console." .... Using a Hackintosh, and as soon as Linux gets a lot of games due to SteamOS, which it will, I'll be all over ...and more »
TechnologyTell
TechnologyTell 2014-03-06 06:58:24
Ubuntu Touch: Using the Ubuntu OS on your Smartphone or Tablet users, Mercedes said it remains dedicated to MirrorLink as a way to give non-Android and -iOS phones a broad range of compatibility options. TAGS: Android, blackberry, CarPlay, Diamler, ...and more »
BetaNews
BetaNews 2014-03-05 03:14:03
"As an Ubuntu developer, focused on the Ubuntu Touch mobile story, this is even more exciting though! Chromium running on Mir is the first and biggest step towards running Chromium in Unity 8, ensuring a diverse browser ecosystem for the future of ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-03-04 16:22:47
Update 1 will require just 1GB of RAM and 16GB of storage — yes, very similar requirements to Windows Phone 8 — with the hope of encouraging the production of cheaper Windows tablets. Combine this with the recent news that Microsoft is also looking ...and more »
(Blog)
(Blog) 2014-03-04 14:39:35
Qualche giorno fa al MWC di Barcellona, negli stand di Ubuntu, sono stati mostrati i primi telefoni (se escludiamo i porting sui device Nexus) con a bordo Ubuntu Touch. Si tratta del Bq Aquaris e del Meizu MX3. Entrambi i device hanno già una versione ...
Guy
Guy 2014-03-03 18:58:03
The idea for dual-boot phones has been floating around for a while now, including an app from Canonical that allowed users to simultaneously run Android along with Ubuntu Linux, but it hasn't caught on in the mainstream as of yet. It will be ...and more »
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-03-03 18:53:04
These ideas underpin Canonical's plans for the Ubuntu Linux distribution, which is eventually planned to have a flexible user interface that will accommodate smartphone, tablet, PC and TV screens. If you carry a 'superphone' such as Canonical's (almost ...and more »
TrustedReviews
TrustedReviews 2014-03-03 17:37:05
Not only did Sony announce its new flagship phone and tablet, the Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet, we were introduced to the Samsung Galaxy S5 as well. These are sure to be ... Tizen, Android, Firefox, Sailfish, Ubuntu, etc. – the list of well supported ...and more »
Inquirer
Inquirer 2014-03-03 14:37:34
CANONICAL ANNOUNCED earlier this year that the first Ubuntu smartphones will be made by BQ and Meizu. That created a wave of interest in how the open source Linux operating system (OS) distribution will look and work on a smartphone or tablet.
ReviewStudio.net
ReviewStudio.net 2014-03-03 14:04:53
The only true exceptions were the Jolla Phones with Sailfish OS (which also has its own marketplace), Firefox OS and Ubuntu. Firefox OS phone. The Firefox OS powered Alcatel smartphone. Last on the big hitters list was Huawei, which showcased not one ...
TechRepublic
TechRepublic 2014-03-03 12:59:56
The iPad itself was Evolutionary as there had been tablet like devices before, but incorporated an revolutionary ecosystem that the prior ones hadn't. Not every ... But it's certainly a much better phone than anything Ubuntu offers <cough>. najanator 5pts.
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-03-02 15:39:54
But under the hood it's running the same Android code as millions of other phones and tablets, so it's not surprising that people have already started figuring out how to run some of Nokia's apps on other Android phones. But you can also go the other ...and more »
Overclockers.ru
Overclockers.ru 2014-02-28 21:53:40
Компания Canonical — это создатели самого популярного и узнаваемого дистрибутива Linux — Ubuntu. Со временем они росли и развивались, и на данный момент у компании куча своих разработок. Умами журналистов на MWC завладело ...
Times
Times 2014-02-28 19:51:59
Tizen is a Linux-based operating system designed for devices which include tablets, smartphones, home entertainment devices such as smart TV's, refrigerators, ovens, cameras and also and in-car entertainment devices. The web-centric platform based on ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-02-28 17:28:20
MWC 2014: Canonical explains its Ubuntu Touch partnership with Meizu and BQ We heard that Canonical had secured a mystery hardware partner for a 2014 Ubuntu Touch phone back in December, and this month it was revealed that both Meizu and BQ ...
Drum
Drum 2014-02-28 16:18:07
On the hardware front, the Asus Fonepad Mini, which quite literally brings together smartphone and tablet into a two-in-one device, also points towards solutions which make mobile rich media viable. There are clear potential benefits in ... It is clear ...
TrustedReviews
TrustedReviews 2014-02-28 13:45:05
... Tizen operating system. After siding with Google and embracing Android for its Galaxy smartphones and tablets, the Korean manufacturer is signalling its intent to go it alone, offering an alternative to Google's mobile OS, iOS, Windows Phone and ...and more »
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-02-27 21:29:18
10 amazingly stupid things the 'experts' will try to tell you about Microsoft · Review: A netbook in hybrid tablet disguise · Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 'Trusty Tahr', Beta 1 preview · RSA Con: 'Obnoxious' protests draw ire. The Norwegian-based developer ...and more »
Web
Web 2014-02-27 21:15:26
As it stands, the code base between the Ubuntu desktop, tablet, smartphone and TV platforms is 95 percent the same. In a few months, that figure will be 100 percent and the Ubuntu story should get even easier for Shuttleworth to tell, though his ...
Engadget
Engadget 2014-02-27 20:31:48
The Ubuntu Touch smartphone OS has come a long way, but it still has further to plod before it's ready for market - all Canonical will tell us that it hopes to see an Ubuntu phone before the end of this year. Nevertheless, now that some phone ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-02-27 17:56:18
10 amazingly stupid things the 'experts' will try to tell you about Microsoft · Review: A netbook in hybrid tablet disguise · Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 'Trusty Tahr', Beta 1 preview · RSA Con: 'Obnoxious' protests draw ire. A couple of recent reports have ...
Web
Web 2014-02-27 16:11:09
As it stands, the code base between the Ubuntu desktop, tablet, smartphone and TV platforms is 95 percent the same. In a few months, that figure will be 100 percent and the Ubuntu story should get even easier for Shuttleworth to tell, though his ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-02-27 13:15:18
The emphasis now is on reliability, while the company continues to pursue its goals in the mobile and tablet markets on a parallel track. Shuttleworth now estimates that desktop/tablet/smartphone convergence won't be reached until Ubuntu 15.04 or later.and more »
UK
UK 2014-02-27 13:05:47
The first Ubuntu phones are due to go on sale in the autumn, Ubuntu's founder told us. The software will also "outperform" ... Luckily, Kyocera is on hand to show off some transparent smart phones, foldable tablets, and more. Bless it. For everything ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-02-27 12:57:00
10 amazingly stupid things the 'experts' will try to tell you about Microsoft · Review: A netbook in hybrid tablet disguise · Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 'Trusty Tahr', Beta 1 preview · RSA Con: 'Obnoxious' protests draw ire. The HTC Advantage had true 3G, in the ...
Religion
Religion 2014-02-27 12:06:59
2014 is the year in which Ubuntu Touch will make its appearance on the market. Just like iOS, Android and Windows Phone, Ubuntu Touch is dedicated to mobile devices and was announced in 2013. Ubuntu Touch is developed by Canonical, a company that ...
Express
Express 2014-02-27 08:04:02
A paper released by the mobile industry's GSM Association ahead of this week's congress in Barcelona noted that at least 36 telecoms operators had pledged support for one of the four open source challengers - Firefox, Ubuntu, Tizen and Sailfish. But ...and more »
CNET
CNET 2014-02-26 21:42:59
Amid the run-of-the-mill Android, Firefox, and Ubuntu phones at Mobile World Congress, plenty of companies showed off phones that push the envelope, either with unique and quirky features, gargantuan sizes, or water-resistant coatings. We've rounded up ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-26 20:04:31
Ubuntu-powered versions of the Meixu MX3 and BQ Aquaris smartphones will debut in the third quarter of this year. I sat down with Shuttleworth, who's also the head of British company Canonical, at phone and tablet extravaganza Mobile World Congress, ...
Express
Express 2014-02-26 17:32:53
A paper released by the mobile industry's GSM Association ahead of this week's congress in Barcelona noted that at least 36 telecoms operators had pledged support for one of the four open source challengers - Firefox, Ubuntu, Tizen and Sailfish. But ...
Express
Express 2014-02-26 11:58:30
A paper released by the mobile industry's GSM Association ahead of this week's congress in Barcelona noted that at least 36 telecoms operators had pledged support for one of the four open source challengers - Firefox, Ubuntu, Tizen and Sailfish. But ...
Express
Express 2014-02-26 11:58:30
A paper released by the mobile industry's GSM Association ahead of this week's congress in Barcelona noted that at least 36 telecoms operators had pledged support for one of the four open source challengers - Firefox, Ubuntu, Tizen and Sailfish. But ...and more »
Express
Express 2014-02-26 07:28:09
A paper released by the mobile industry's GSM Association ahead of this week's congress in Barcelona noted that at least 36 telecoms operators had pledged support for one of the four open source challengers - Firefox, Ubuntu, Tizen and Sailfish. But ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-26 01:19:21
I'm interested in seeing where developments like Firefox OS and Ubuntu Phone take things. If Ubuntu actually pulls off their phone concept where you can plug in a monitor and a mouse and keyboard into your phone (or at least a dock that your phone ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-26 01:19:21
The Android version reminded us of a classic iPhone; unlike BQ's Ubuntu phone, there's nothing distinctive about the MX3's curved, glossy shell. The software. The MX3 will be powered by Ubuntu software, which boasts an elegant and intuitive interface.
BestTechie
BestTechie 2014-02-25 23:26:30
Considering last week's announcement that two OEMs would be bringing Ubuntu Touch OS handsets to market later this year, you'd think Ubuntu-maker Canonical would make a bigger deal about those handsets' appearance at the Mobile World Congress ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-25 18:14:15
Ubuntu is coming to smartphones and tablets. Let's take a look at the software that hopes to challenge Android when it launches on new phones like this one some time this year. Previously known as Ubuntu Touch, Ubuntu for phones and tablets. February ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-25 18:09:22
That's candidates took Lindsay out a lot riding on which network my departure is -- -- Apple will be keeping a close eye on the open -- thing to say that it's -- real challenge I'm -- I'm it to trying to -- on the -- cutting -- monopolize and tablet ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-02-25 17:59:10
An Ubuntu phone strikes me as almost comical, but you never know. I have a hard time taking Ubuntu seriously relative to Mozilla just due to the partnerships, but who's to say Canonical, parent of Ubuntu, can't do more in the future than give existing ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-02-25 16:19:08
That's not even counting what's in the works for Android, including Ubuntu ports, and LibreOffice ports. Mo Friedrich. Well, I've got a stylus (even though I rarely use it, I'm just faster with my fingers), ... I haven't used it on a tablet, but on my ...and more »
CNBC.com
CNBC.com 2014-02-25 11:22:17
Jane Silber, the CEO of Canonical, the British company behind software company Ubuntu, told CNBC that there has not been a lack of players in the smartphone market, but that not enough have brought something new to the table. "There has to be a window ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-25 02:59:42
BARCELONA, Spain -- Look out, Android: Ubuntu is coming to phones and tablets, starting with the plucky pairing that is the Meizu MX3 and BQ Aquaris. Read on to find out what's different about Ubuntu, and what's the score with the Chinese-made MX3.and more »
UK
UK 2014-02-24 16:00:15
Chinese manufacturer ZTE has launched the ZTE Open C and ZTE Open II at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, while Alcatel has revealed the Onetouch Fire C, Fire E and Fire S smartphones, alongside the Fire 7 tablet. Although these devices all use ...
Online
Online 2014-02-24 14:38:24
But the chances of it running your smartphone are slim, about the same as having had one of its predecessors or rivals: Maemo, Moblin, MeeGo, Bada, Ubuntu, Sailfish or Firefox. That's not for want of trying. Every Mobile World Congress in the past four ...
India
India 2014-02-24 13:10:24
But the chances of it running your smartphone are slim, about the same as having had one of its predecessors or rivals: Maemo, Moblin, MeeGo, Bada, Ubuntu, Sailfish or Firefox. That's not for want of trying. Every Mobile World Congress in the past four ...
UK
UK 2014-02-24 12:00:42
But the chances of it running your smartphone are slim, about the same as having had one of its predecessors or rivals: Maemo, Moblin, MeeGo, Bada, Ubuntu, Sailfish or Firefox. That's not for want of trying. Every Mobile World Congress in the past four ...
Independent
Independent 2014-02-24 08:23:35
But the chances of it running your smartphone are slim, about the same as having had one of its predecessors or rivals: Maemo, Moblin, MeeGo, Bada, Ubuntu, Sailfish or Firefox. That's not for want of trying. Every Mobile World Congress in the past four ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-23 17:08:45
Today, Apple's iOS and Google's Android dominate the market for smartphones and tablets. Challengers like Microsoft's Windows Phone, Ubuntu Touch, WebOS, BlackBerry OS, and Samsung's Tizen have struggled to push these aside: it's hard to compete ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-22 19:57:28
Canonical is promoting Ubuntu Touch for tablets as well and has gone on record saying that there are big improvements made to the tablet experience especially for the 7″ and 10″ form factors. There is a hackathon session on writing and integrating ...
ZDNet.de
ZDNet.de 2014-02-22 04:23:57
Die ersten Smartphones mit Ubuntu als vorinstalliertem Mobilbetriebssystem werden noch in diesem Jahr kommen. Ubuntu-Sponsor Canonical arbeitet dafür mit dem expandierenden chinesischen Hersteller Meizu und BQ in Spanien zusammen. Die Geräte ...
Reviews
Reviews 2014-02-21 19:20:13
Our team will shortly be on the ground in Barcelona to bring you all the news and hands-on previews from one of the most important events in the technology year - if you're shortly due a mobile phone upgrade, or are thinking of buying a tablet, this ...
Web
Web 2014-02-21 19:17:16
Since emerging from its agreement with Ericsson, Sony has been a whole lot more focused on being a serious contender in the smartphone world, and devices like the Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z1 Tablet released last year show that it might have a shot if it ...
ITProPortal
ITProPortal 2014-02-21 14:02:27
A little more than a year after Canonical introduced its Ubuntu Touch platform for smartphones, the free, open-source software developer announced the first signed agreements with handset-makers to ship devices running the Linux-based operating system.and more »
News
News 2014-02-21 03:33:51
Android holds about 80% market share, iOS has about 17%, and the rest is made up of Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and smaller mobile OS's like Ubuntu Touch and Firefox OS. Microsoft can't seem to get developers onboard with their platform for either their ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-20 22:54:09
Some amazing news came down the pipeline today, from Ricardo Salveti of Canonical Ltd., for Ubuntu touch users and developers. Updates to the X86 emulator surfaced, which include increased TLS (Transport Layer Security) measures, and use of Qt ...and more »
CITEworld
CITEworld 2014-02-20 21:02:59
Perhaps we'll see some next generation Firefox phones or an Ubuntu phone. It will be ... As I walk the floor through the halls of the massive conference site, I will chat with vendors, try a variety of phones and tablets and try to get a sense of this ...and more »
CRN
CRN 2014-02-20 18:42:01
It's also your phone, and it's a tablet too," he said, adding that Canonical and Ubuntu are "in a better place to capitalize on that that anyone else today." The Ubuntu Edge was to contain 4 GB of RAM, 128 GB of storage, a multicore processor at 2.0 ...
WebProNews
WebProNews 2014-02-20 18:08:55
Last year, Canonical unveiled its plan to upend the mobile industry with Ubuntu Touch. The mobile friendly version of Linux already runs on a wide variety of Android devices, but the company wants to start producing Ubuntu Touch hardware as well. It ...
PRO
PRO 2014-02-20 14:18:12
The software developer has signed agreements with Spanish phone maker bq and Chinese manufacturer Meizu, and said it expects the first Ubuntu Touch devices to ship later this year. The smartphones will be available to buy online directly from both ...
Guy
Guy 2014-02-20 13:25:34
Canonical's Ubuntu Linux is coming soon to a smartphone near you—and this time that's not just a vague promise. The company has revealed when and how Ubuntu phones and tablets will arrive, with the announcement Feb. 19 of a partnership with two ...
TechHive
TechHive 2014-02-20 13:01:24
Samsung's prodigal son, Tizen, may also make a few device announcements, and Canonical, the forces behind the Ubuntu phone, may come forth with two new device announcements at the show. ubuntuphones. Canonical may introduce two new Ubuntu ...
Gazette
Gazette 2014-02-20 12:56:07
Smartphones and tablet sales are doing very well. Better than PCs and laptops ... Ubuntu One and Drop Box can both be set up to do this too, but don't include the same sharing and photo editing features that Google+ has. They are all good, which is why ...and more »
TrustedReviews
TrustedReviews 2014-02-20 11:57:53
Although concrete handset details remain a mystery, Canonical Founder and CEO Mark Shuttleworth has confirmed that the company will partner with manufacturers Meizu and BQ Readers to bring the first Ubuntu Touch OS handsets to consumers. While the ...
bit-tech.net
bit-tech.net 2014-02-20 11:40:45
In December last year, Canonical claimed it had signed its first partner for what it now called Ubuntu Touch, but refused to name names. Now, the company is backing up its statement with some firm facts: Spain's bq and China's Meizu have become ...
htxt.africa
htxt.africa 2014-02-20 10:40:55
Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu, as well as Spanish smartphone e-reader and Android tablet maker bq have promised handsets running the smaller screen version of Ubuntu before the end of the year. And while we may not have heard their names ...
Digit
Digit 2014-02-20 08:36:32
So far Canonical has not revealed the specifications of the devices but said that it will reveal the Ubuntu based smartphones and tablets at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona next week which will include the smartphones from BQ and Meizu.
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-02-20 07:36:36
Technologie : Canonical vient d'officialiser deux partenariats avec les fabricants de smartphones Meizu et BQ Readers qui sortiront des terminaux sous Ubuntu Touch d'ici la fin de l'année. l'agence EP. Par l'agence EP | Jeudi 20 Février 2014. En ...
Post
Post 2014-02-20 04:03:01
The two companies will build the mobile devices using the most recent hardware, according to VentureBeat. Ubuntu Mobile was announced by Canonical in early 2013. While this platform is mainly focused on tablets and smartphones, it can also be used for ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-19 23:09:06
Emerging markets are best bet for Canonical as Ubuntu phone ecosystem lacks major apps as well as content. People in emerging markets may be happy with a feature phone with some Internet abilities, but that's not going to work in developed markets ...
eWeek
eWeek 2014-02-19 22:03:17
While the formal announcement today is about the Ubuntu Phone, a tablet based on the Ubunu Linux operating system is also coming soon, Shuttleworth said, adding that the tablet market is an extension of the PC market for Canonical, which is already ...
Wired
Wired 2014-02-19 21:37:11
Canonical believes it has an advantage over competitors because the same Ubuntu OS runs atop PCs as well as smartphones and tablets, letting people run the same applications across all devices. Shuttleworth says this could lead to a world where people ...
BestTechie
BestTechie 2014-02-19 21:25:31
Today, Canonical—the maker of the Linux-based Ubuntu operating system—announced two companies that will soon be making phones based on its Ubuntu Touch mobile OS. Spain's second biggest smartphone maker bq and China's Meizu will be creating ...
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2014-02-19 21:00:36
Also, a few images of the alleged Xperia Tablet Z2 tablet have surfaced in the past several days, suggesting that, too, will be a topic of conversation. Sony may also take its time on stage to introduce some new mid-range or lower-end handsets, though ...and more »
Siliconrepublic.com
Siliconrepublic.com 2014-02-19 20:18:29
Because it has no established carriers, the plan is to sell the Ubuntu Touch phones through the two manufactuers' websites and will give the phone a formal unveiling at this year's Mobile World Congress, one of the biggest world mobile phone events of ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-19 19:39:20
Canonical, the British company behind the Ubuntu operating system for PCs, announced the partnerships Wednesday ahead of this weekend's industry shindig Mobile World Congress. We voted Ubuntu Touch as the most interesting thing we saw at last ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-02-19 19:32:26
At this point, Ubuntu for phones and tablets is a touchscreen-friendly, Linux-based operating system designed to run mobile apps rather than desktop Linux apps. But eventually the platform could let you run full desktop-style apps on your phone ...
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2014-02-19 19:30:18
If you are curious to give an early and buggy version of Ubuntu Touch OS a try, and own a Galaxy Nexus or Nexus 4, you can download the software today and replace the latest version of Android, 4.4 KitKat, with it and give it a whirl. Source Ubuntu ...
V3.co.uk
V3.co.uk 2014-02-19 19:07:52
Shuttleworth also said that the smartphone and tablet platforms will have converged with Ubuntu's desktop Linux distribution by the time the first devices ship. Consequently, it will also be known simply as Ubuntu. This could give it an advantage in ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-02-19 18:57:50
Ubuntu Touch: The next hot smartphone operating system Gallery. Meizu is a successful high-end smartphone manufacturers with 600 retail stores and a global presence in China, Hong Kong, Israel, Russia and Ukraine. In January, the company announced ...
Reviews
Reviews 2014-02-19 18:38:48
Engineering samples of the new Ubuntu Linux phones will be on show at next week's Mobile World Congress event, along with a number of Ubuntu tablets. Shuttleworth notes that "shipping tablets isn't as much of a milestone for us" and commented that "for ...
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2014-02-19 17:59:42
Ubuntu for phones was introduced slightly more than a year ago, and public beta builds for installation on Google Nexus phones and tablets have also rolled out since then, but it has been virtually impossible to purchase a handset that had Ubuntu ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-19 13:07:46
Canonical has announced that the company has got support from major app developers for Ubuntu Touch—the mobile version of the Ubuntu operating system. A number of very big names including Grooveshark, 8Tracks, Spinlet, Euronews, VLC, LastPass, ...
CNET
CNET 2014-02-19 02:26:39
But for some of you, that may well be enough -- especially if you're splitting time between a Chromebook and another device (a PC, a tablet, or a smartphone). Chromebooks .... Get a chromebook -> Install Ubuntu -> Install wine. now you can run windows ...and more »
Android
Android 2014-02-18 14:09:00
Jono Bacon, manager della community Canonical, pubblica recentemente un video molto interessante che mostra come sarà possibile eseguire la stessa applicazione su dispositivi diversi, quali smartphone, tablet e PC. Tramite l'SDK rilasciato si potranno ...
EN
EN 2014-02-17 23:58:11
Windows 8 seemed like a last ditch effort to jump on the tablet-train, and Windows Phone came late in replacing Windows Mobile. But Microsoft is pushing hard, and we should expect major progress. With the purchase of ... Samuel: The games of tomorrow ...
Fool
Fool 2014-02-15 13:30:42
Motorola tried something similar with the Atrix phone years ago, and the failed Kickstarter Ubuntu Phone project promised a Linux-based phone that could transform into a desktop computer. Asus' Padfone ... I suppose that Apple could get around this by ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-02-14 21:22:25
In 2014, I see us moving to a new world of Linux desktops: Cloud-based Linux distributions, such as Chrome OS and Peppermint ; mobile-Linux distros, such as Android and Ubuntu Touch; and "traditional" fat-client Linux desktops such as Fedora and ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2014-02-14 15:57:34
It's a hybrid laptop-tablet that I'll be shortly trying to additionally load up with Ubuntu and/or Steam OS. But for now, it's solely a Windows 8.1 beast. And I'm not alone. Microsoft just announced it had surpassed 200 million Windows 8 licenses. That ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-02-12 22:13:08
Android apps don't necessarily meet the design guidelines for Windows or Windows Phone apps and might not play well with the navigation buttons, touch gestures, or other elements of Windows phones and tablets. Developers would also have multiple app ...
Technica
Technica 2014-02-12 21:18:36
One of Canonical's main goals in bringing Ubuntu to mobile devices is to create a converged platform across smartphones, tablets, and PCs. As such, a developer should be able to write an app that has a single code base yet runs on all three types of ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-12 18:22:15
In principle, developers writing apps with the Ubuntu SDK could run the products on PC, phone, and tablet, without any need to modify the code. “The application interface is also adapting to the display it's being used on and features differet options ...and more »
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-02-12 18:14:32
And while Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth came close to this very idea, the funding campaign dried up. You're starting to picture the scene. It's not necessarily about what your desktop or tablet can do anymore. It's about what that obnoxious, space ...and more »
TechSpot
TechSpot 2014-02-10 20:27:17
First and foremost, it's been confirmed that this latest build boots to the desktop on non-touchscreen PCs by default, while tablets like the Surface 2 bring up the Start screen by default. .... I may finally choose to install windows alongside Ubuntu ...
USA
USA 2014-02-09 23:20:04
Why do they think everyone is getting away from computers and going app crazy, away from Microsoft to their phone and tablets? Sorry Microsoft your monopoly game is over. Reply. chris@yahoo.com. February 9, 2014 at ... The only one one worth the price ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-02-07 19:42:46
Microsoft has dropped a few hints that it's moving towards a single, unified platform for smartphones, tablets, and PCs — likely starting with cross-compatibility between Windows Phone and Windows apps, but eventually the whole kit and caboodle could ...and more »
Techtree.com
Techtree.com 2014-02-07 10:18:10
Windows 8 lacked a proper interface when it came to using a mouse because touch was a priority here in order to for Microsoft to make an entry into the world of tablets. The upcoming release is rumoured to have solved (if not all) some of these issues ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-05 03:21:16
Samsung means business. No, seriously, they're not messing around. The recently released Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 just went on pre-order at Best Buy at a staggering cost of $850 a piece. This 12.2″ behemoth of a tablet features Samsung's new Windows ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-04 14:44:34
The smartphone is currently dominated by two big systems; Android and iOS. But there are others in the run. With Microsoft struggling to get anyone to voluntarily use Windows Phone, maybe Sailfish OS, Ubuntu Touch and/or Firefox OS will make a difference.
Daily
Daily 2014-02-04 10:58:46
... with 192 graphics cores and a dual-core 64-bit CPU equipped with similar graphics technology. K1 chips will undoubtedly find their way into a number of devices in the near future, including tablets and even desktop systems running Ubuntu and Fedora.
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-04 08:36:15
The new mobile app from Facebook called Facebook Paper has been launched for the iPhone in the US. Created by a group of star designers and engineers (operating more like a startup within the company), the app presents users with a new and attractive ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-04 05:29:57
As is expected, one may control media playback on a phone or tablet using the watch. Do you blog about Chrome OS, Android, CyanogenMod, Linux Gaming/Steam OS, KDE, Gnome, Ubuntu & openSUSE. If you are interested check out Muktware's Bloggers ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-02-03 17:06:08
While development on the file manager app for Ubuntu Touch is on full swing, work specific to the desktop version is yet to begin. The thread looks to be initiated to discuss and gather requirements from the developers and the Ubuntu community (I ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-02-03 16:35:19
While it's likely that some of the first devices to feature K1 chips will be Android-based tablets, the processor should be powerful enough to run desktop operating systems such as Ubuntu and Fedora… and thanks to NVIDIA's initial commitment to open ...and more »
Guy
Guy 2014-02-03 13:34:48
... version of Ubuntu from Ubuntu's launch in 2004 up until April 2011, when Canonical replaced it with Unity, a new type of interface it developed itself—partially as an effort to forge a common Ubuntu interface that would work equally well on ...
Europe
Europe 2014-02-02 20:05:18
Ubuntu Touch's user interface is simple, straightforward, and easy to use. Multitasking is a breeze as the OS easily runs tablet apps and phone apps simultaneously. Tapping through menus is also a thing of the past for the Ubuntu Touch user. A simple ...
BusinessNewsDaily
BusinessNewsDaily 2014-01-30 18:10:04
Access your files anywhere, from desktop computers to laptops, tablets and smartphones. ... The Ubuntu One client comes preinstalled on devices running the Ubuntu operating system and can be downloaded for Windows, Mac, Android and iOS devices.
Muktware
Muktware 2014-01-30 04:22:20
Ubuntu Touch is still under heavy development and is expected to have release its first stable version in April 2014. When complete, Ubuntu Touch will run on smartphones, tablets, TVs and smartscreens. The UI of Ubuntu Touch gesture based and touch ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-01-29 21:11:31
It all started with BYOD and the movement has been turbo-charged by the adoption of one device in particular: tablets, which have entered the workplace with record-breaking speed. In so doing, they have helped accelerate “IT anywhere” -- effectively ...
Review
Review 2014-01-28 09:32:31
There appears to be a growing trend for larger tablet devices, at least as far as some manufacturers are concerned, and a possible Google Nexus 12 has already been rumoured. After the success of the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets this seems a logical ...and more »
htxt.africa
htxt.africa 2014-01-28 09:03:06
Last year Canonical used MWC as a springboard to launch Ubuntu for tablets and smartphones so they're no stranger to announcing big things at the event. Ubuntu Phone has been steadily picking up momentum over the last year with local operator MTN ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-01-27 16:42:58
There are multiple alternative mobile phone operating systems in various stages of development, from Mozilla's Firefox OS to Ubuntu Touch. Tizen is one of the only projects backed by a company as massive as Samsung — but having made so much money ...and more »
News
News 2014-01-27 07:43:37
It comes with USB 2.0, which allows it to connect to a laptop or computer, or to your tablet. Vodafone K4201 Priced at Rs 999 for postpaid customers, this dongle allows downlink speeds of up to 21.1 Mbps, and uplink speeds of up to 5.76 Mbps. The ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-01-22 22:31:18
It's not surprising that ClockworkMod does the trick — you can also use it to install Ubuntu on phones that normally run Android. Eventually the developers of Sailfish plan to offer official tools for installing the operating system on phones or ...and more »
2
2 2014-01-21 23:07:49
Problem is, if their are a lot of people on your home network (cell phones, tablets, computers, laptops, etc) it bogs it down. You're also at ... Sure, we could do the majority of what PlayOn is doing for free (think Ubuntu) but this is cool too once ...and more »
eCoustics.com
eCoustics.com 2014-01-21 01:53:04
FinancesOnline.com has sent us their picks for the best and worst tech products of 2013. Since I agree with most of it, I thought it was worth reposting their infographic. Topics covered include smartphones, tablets, gaming systems, laptops, wearable ...and more »
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2014-01-20 19:07:56
Ironically, all the COS variants -- in the form of phones, tablets, PCs and set-top boxes -- shown in the promo video after the break are very Android-like, and some of those features, like multitasking, content streaming and remote desktop, are ...
Technica
Technica 2014-01-20 18:33:57
Separately, the Chinese government signed a deal with Canonical last year to create a new version of the open source Ubuntu for Chinese users that is intended to wean people off of Windows desktops. At the time, Canonical said that "future work will ...
Afterdawn.com
Afterdawn.com 2014-01-19 00:16:53
China developing its own operating system for PCs, mobile devices, set-tops. Written by Andre Yoskowitz @ 18 Jan 2014 17:56. China developing its own operating system for PCs, mobile devices, set-tops The government-backed Chinese Academy of Sciences ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-01-18 06:16:57
Ubuntu Touch is probably the most intriguing concept behind a mobile OS so far. Essentially just a watered down version of the full desktop Ubuntu OS, Touch has been designed with convergence in mind. On phones and tablets it looks gorgeous, but plug ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-01-17 16:05:01
Ubuntu Touch is probably the most intriguing concept behind a mobile OS so far. Essentially just a watered down version of the full desktop Ubuntu OS, Touch has been designed with convergence in mind. On phones and tablets it looks gorgeous, but plug ...
GigaOM
GigaOM 2014-01-17 10:52:51
Never say never, but the challenge won't come from Tizen nor Ubuntu Touch. Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo has indefinitely suspended its plans for a Tizen phone launch this year, and Ubuntu backer Canonical has admitted that there's unlikely to be any ...
PCWorld
PCWorld 2014-01-17 09:01:00
... security matter,” said Shanghai Liantong Network Communications Technology in a statement on its website. The company, along with the government-linked Chinese Academy of Sciences, is developing COS to work on PCs, smartphones, tablets and TVs.
(blog)
(blog) 2014-01-17 00:34:01
In fact schools are snapping up Chromebooks, ordinary users are discovering happiness with simple tablets—not Surface tablets—and some business users are considering a jump from XP to Ubuntu Linux rather than a newer version of Windows, and don't ...
Technica
Technica 2014-01-16 17:12:01
The first stable version of Ubuntu for phones was released in October, and a tablet version is expected to follow in April of this year. Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth has said mobile success is crucial for the company's future, so the slow start ...
PRO
PRO 2014-01-16 16:24:05
The company signed its first manufacturing partner for the project in December 2013, and stated at the time the first Ubuntu Touch smartphone would materialise this year. However, Bacon seemed to backtrack on this claim during his Reddit Q&A session, ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-01-16 14:01:37
... the company behind Ubuntu, recently announced it had struck a deal with a handset manufacturer to ship an Ubuntu Touch handset. However, when the first Ubuntu Touch phone does ship it appears it will not be with a major handset manufacturer/carrier.
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2014-01-15 23:16:07
The online interview covers other Ubuntu-powered devices as well, revealing that Canonical is also focusing on launching a tablet within the same time frame. Once an Ubuntu Touch handset and slate are released, Bacon says the next step is convergence ...
ITProPortal
ITProPortal 2014-01-15 21:06:26
A member of staff at Canonical, the device manufacturer, stated via a Reddit Q&A that the first Ubuntu Touch aren't being release this year and will instead be unleashed in 2015. "This is a long road though with many components, and I would be ...
News
News 2014-01-15 18:13:56
Canonical community manager Jono Bacon has made a surprising revelation that Ubuntu Touch powered smartphones won't launch in 2014 contrasting Canonical's earlier promises. During Reddit Q&A, Bacon revealed that it would be very surprising if an ...
SlashGear
SlashGear 2014-01-15 17:42:08
For users that've tried the Ubuntu Touch experience in smartphones and tablets over the past several weeks or months, you know good and well that it's nearly ready for mainstream users - but not quite. As it were, Canonical community manager Jono Bacon ...
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2014-01-15 17:18:01
Canonical's ambitious plan to bring its Ubuntu Edge smartphone to the market crashed and burned last year, failing to raise the $32 million the company required to put the wheels in motion. The crowdfunding campaign did manage to break previous ...
Inquirer
Inquirer 2014-01-15 14:06:12
Bacon clearly tried to not give too much away about upcoming Ubuntu Touch devices during the Reddit question and answer session, but when he did it wasn't very good news. Bacon revealed that there will be no "fancy integration" between Ubuntu phones ...
Reviews
Reviews 2014-01-15 11:24:27
Canonical's community manager has denied claims that the company's first Ubuntu Phones will be shipping before the end of the year, saying that it will instead be some time in 2015 before the platform reaches mainstream adoption. Following the failure ...
Reviews
Reviews 2014-01-15 02:39:46
The Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 are the only surviving tablets after Canonical announced an Ubuntu Touch exodus. The touch support will be pulled from all Nexus devices with only the 2013 editions of the 4 and 7 continuing to receive this feature. The reason ...
Guy
Guy 2014-01-14 21:58:14
The engineers over at Canonical responsible for developing the Ubuntu Touch operating system have recently announced some big support changes. The Ubuntu based operating system designed to be used for mobile devices will now only support the ...
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2014-01-14 19:14:14
Canonical is dropping Ubuntu touch support for a wave of Nexus phones and tablets, including the Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 7 (2012), and Nexus 10. Nexus 5 support is also on hold for the time being. Engineers confirmed the unfortunate news in a phone mail ...
World
World 2014-01-14 15:56:09
Effective this month (January, 2014), Ubuntu Touch has officially dropped support for Nexus 7 (2012) and Nexus 10 tablets, as well as the Galaxy Nexus phone. Likewise, Canonical will not be supporting the newer Nexus 5 phone (for the time being ...
Zealand
Zealand 2014-01-14 13:26:33
Canonical to discontinue Ubuntu Touch support for three Nexus devices In a Monday report, OMG! Ubuntu has revealed that Canonical is dropping its Ubuntu Touch mobile software support for three Nexus devices. The move by Canonical to reduce the ...
Review
Review 2014-01-14 13:07:11
The Nexus 7 2013 will therefore be the main reference platform for Ubuntu for Tablets, which is due in April. Just because official Ubuntu support for some Nexus devices has been discontinued, it doesn't necessarily mean that Ubuntu Touch support for ...
Analysis
Analysis 2014-01-14 07:33:32
It also supports all major operating systems like Window 8, Mac, Linux, Fedora and Ubuntu. During the introductory offer period, ... The only threat to them, he said, is a tablet, “because you can push a 3G SIM into a tablet”. Smartphones, Biswas said ...and more »
Authority
Authority 2014-01-14 01:53:16
The company explained that it wants to focus its efforts on the latest version of Ubuntu, 14.04, which is set to arrive in April, and only support a smartphone and a tablet model. Not even the Nexus 5 will be supported by Canonical, or at least not yet ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-01-14 01:42:29
CESG, the Information Security Arm of GCHQ (Govt. of UK), conducted a series of tests in the last few months to review a set of 11 operating systems which currently run on various devices such as desktops, laptops, servers, mobile phones and tablets.and more »
PhoneDog
PhoneDog 2014-01-14 00:51:10
Additionally, the company will be consolidating the number of Nexus tablet hardware that it builds software for, cutting support for the old Nexus 7 and Nexus 10. That leaves the Nexus 4 and new Nexus 7 as the sole devices that will be getting Ubuntu ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-01-13 22:33:52
The developers of Ubuntu Touch for smartphones and tablets are streamlining their platform and will officially support just two devices in the coming months: The Google Nexus 4 smartphone and Google Nexus 7 (2013) tablet. Members of the developer ...
News
News 2014-01-13 22:00:06
If you have been watching the development of the Ubuntu Touch software that has been available for devices like the Nexus line, and were hoping to test it out for yourself, you're in for some bad news. According to OMG!Ubuntu, Canonical is dropping ...
Phandroid.com
Phandroid.com 2014-01-13 21:39:19
Don't look now, but Canonical has announced some unfortunate news for those who were hoping to get Ubuntu Touch on some rather recent (and even new) Android devices. Engineers have confirmed that they are dropping official support for three different ...
Community
Community 2014-01-13 21:38:22
Canonical has announced some changes in terms of device support for Ubuntu Touch. The list once included the 2012 and 2013 variants of the Nexus 7 as well as the Nexus 10 for tablets and the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 4 for smartphones. Furthermore ...
Technica
Technica 2014-01-13 20:36:15
... few months. If you're looking to install Ubuntu on mobile devices before officially branded hardware launches from Canonical partners, it looks like the Nexus 4 phone and second-generation Nexus 7 tablet will be the primary supported reference ...
Geek
Geek 2014-01-13 17:01:45
Ubuntu Touch de Canonical a déjà montré ce qu'il était capable de faire mais n'a toujours pas touché le monde des smartphones. Et si le premier ambassadeur d'Ubuntu était Meizu ? C'est en tout cas ce que nous laisse penser le constructeur chinois.
GameSpot
GameSpot 2014-01-13 15:54:43
Windows 8 was clearly made for tablets and not desktop/laptop users. It made no sense to touch a screen at home when a mouse was 10 times faster. They should of stuck with saying it was for their surface device only and everyone would have been happy.and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-01-13 15:38:17
Canonical was not present at the recently concluded CES to show off the progress of Ubuntu Touch. However, it looks like a well known Chinese OEM has been working on the Ubuntu Touch on one of its flagship phones, the Meizu MX3. Meizu is a fast ...
Authority
Authority 2014-01-11 01:49:51
However, that doesn't mean the phone will become the first Ubuntu phone, or one of the models expected to launch in the next months, as Canonical is yet to say anything on the matter. Check out the video below to see Ubuntu running on the handset.
News
News 2014-01-10 23:43:11
Up until now Canonical has been very secretive about who exactly would be making the phones to run Ubuntu Touch, but this MX3 just might be one of the manufacturers Shuttleworth was talking about. ubuntu-mx3a. The MX3 was originally launched earlier ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2014-01-10 17:11:57
Many people in developing markets are picking up smartphones as their first computing devices, and in developed markets tablets may be low-cost, easy-to-use alternatives to a traditional PC for many shoppers. Another low-cost, easy-to-use alternative ...and more »
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-01-09 12:58:22
The tech space has a lemming mentality, and that's why the tablet/laptop dock hybrid is the talk of the town. OEMs have improved the design and process to make them, so that's what everyone is doing. Unfortunately, having lots of hybrids doesn't make ...
Post
Post 2014-01-09 03:58:26
Smartphones based on the much anticipated Ubuntu Touch since early 2013, Canonical promises a number of Ubuntu phones hitting the market this year. Previously, Mark Shuttleworth has shared a 'high-end' Ubuntu smartphone made by a well-known ...
News
News 2014-01-09 02:31:50
There are no confirmations from Canonical about the timeframe or launch dates for devices, but Canonical has mentioned that Ubuntu Phones will come before Ubuntu tablets, which are on schedule to be optimized with the mobile OS by sometime in April.
Times
Times 2014-01-08 21:45:27
Smartphone sales will rise while the downtrend in feature phones will continue. Vendors will start focusing on LTE-enabled smartphone and tablets. 2014 will see emergence of new open source operating systems such as Tizen, Firefox, Ubuntu and Sailfish.
Australia
Australia 2014-01-08 00:23:31
That being said, you can download it from the Ubuntu mirrors so it's not particular effective, but it caused questions from some of the students. Did you have 'handlers' like .... Did you check out the North Korean tablet? Thoughts? – odor12. Scott ...and more »
Herald
Herald 2014-01-07 22:54:30
But what about upstart operating systems from Firefox and Ubuntu? Mobile operating systems encompass smartphones and tablets, which are some of the most popular devices on the market right now and which are surpassing PCs in sales and innovation.and more »
GameSpot
GameSpot 2014-01-07 19:59:12
Microsoft is being under intense pressure on all fronts: consoles (1 M less XBOX ones sold compared to PS4), laptops and tablets (iOS, chromeOS), smart phones (iOS and Android), business PCs, and now gaming PCs. They really need to "get their act ...
Pro
Pro 2014-01-07 10:37:04
"Ubuntu TV has been folded into the mobile codebase," he said. "We're now working on production. It might be phone in this release, tablet in the next release and, ultimately, everything converged." Meanwhile, Mozilla said a tablet version of Firefox ...
ITBusiness.ca
ITBusiness.ca 2014-01-07 07:53:28
Canonical, developers of the most popular desktop Linux distribution, Ubuntu, were at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show showing off their latest developments for their open-source OS, Ubuntu for Android and Ubuntu for Phone. Post to Twitter Post to ...and more »
Techworld
Techworld 2014-01-07 03:44:41
The X51 currently runs on Ubuntu, but SteamOS will be an upgrade for gamers. The Steam Machine does not ... Last year the company revamped its PC lineup and re-entered the consumer tablet market with new Venue products. Agam Shah covers PCs, ...and more »
ITBusiness.ca
ITBusiness.ca 2014-01-06 23:00:57
Intel plans on adding the RealSense 3D camera to a slew of tablets, ultrabooks, laptops, and all-in-one PCs from companies like Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP, Lenovo and others sometime later in 2014. There are already seven devices like these being demo'ed at ...and more »
World
World 2014-01-06 19:18:35
Network World - Ubuntu is moving into the rarified class of operating systems that cover x86/x64 clients and servers, ARM-based tablets/smartphones, and commodity cloud instances. Meaning that it's taking on everybody from Microsoft to Red Hat to Apple ...
Android
Android 2014-01-06 18:45:59
A sorpresa potrebbe essere l'emergente produttore cinese Meizu a presentare il primo smartphone con Ubuntu Touch. A svelarlo sono alcune fotografie pubblicate su un forum in lingua cinese che ritraggono il Meizu MX3 con Ubuntu Touch funzionante a ...
NieuweMobiel.NL
NieuweMobiel.NL 2014-01-06 15:53:09
Het Ubuntu-besturingssysteem voor je mobiel bestaat al een jaar maar telefoons zijn er nog niet verkrijgbaar. Het bedrijf achter Ubuntu, Canonical, zou echter met Meizu gesprekken voeren voor een eerste smartphone. Voor de duidelijkheid, het toestel ...
Lazygamer
Lazygamer 2014-01-06 07:35:42
On top of that, being a chip intended for phones, tablets and other smart devices, it's far more power efficient to boot, utilising far less energy than the aforementioned consoles. Unveiled .... That article seems to be more related to Ubuntu Touch ...and more »
CNET
CNET 2014-01-06 06:13:07
Available only in “select countries” according to HP's press release, the even more budget-targeted HP 205 AIO has an 18.5-inch non-touch 1,366x768 display and a dual-core AMD E1-2500 processor, starting at $449 with 64-bit Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2014-01-06 03:10:14
To make this happen, the company is depending on Ubuntu's good looks, the Ubuntu Touch's eye-candy interface. The business is also betting on an improved software delivery system that gives developers a fast way to deliver updates while preserving user ...and more »
Alpha
Alpha 2014-01-05 22:19:54
Ever since we predicted that tablets would pose a serious threat to PC's in general and the Wintel duopoly in particular, things have moved forward more or less as we predicted. PC sales are down, tablets are overtaking them and both Intel (INTC) and ...
Life
Life 2014-01-04 00:37:04
Besides the color, the specs for this touchscreen device are the same as the original model – 11.6″ LED HD backlit display, 2GB of RAM, 32GB SSD, an Intel Celeron 2955U processor based on the Intel Haswell micro-architecture, and a webcam built into ...and more »
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2014-01-02 22:02:57
Ubuntu and Mint continue to grow in popularity, and Valve's investment in Steam for Linux is probably helping too. The rapid decline of Windows XP is probably due to enterprises finally getting around to rolling out Windows 7 and Windows 8. It's around ...and more »
Muktware
Muktware 2014-01-01 18:10:32
In the very beginning of 2013, Mark Shuttleworth stunned everyone with the announcement of Ubuntu Touch OS, which promised seamless convergence among all kinds of devices. The concept of Ubuntu Touch is to provide a fullblown OS for PC's and TV's ...
Phandroid.com
Phandroid.com 2014-01-01 04:59:57
There were some interesting, if not predictable, trends in the numbers. iPads still dominate the tablet wars, Windows notebooks and desktops are still crushing Mac OS equivalents, PC sales are down overall, and Android tablets are growing at a ...
Muktware
Muktware 2014-01-01 04:35:43
In the very beginning of 2013, Mark Shuttleworth stunned everyone with the announcement of Ubuntu Touch OS, which promised seamless convergence among all kinds of devices. The concept of Ubuntu Touch is to provide a fullblown OS for PC's and TV's ...
(blog)
(blog) 2014-01-01 00:21:32
Earlier this month OMG!Ubuntu! posted their Best Linux Application of 2013 and The Best Linux Games of 2013. Their lists aren't ... He was speaking primarily of mobile devices and tablets, but a Linux Christmas is a Linux Christmas. See his full post ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-12-31 20:01:24
The mobile tech space has changed quite a bit in the last few years with the introduction of mobile tablets, ultrabooks and Chromebooks and the growth of the smartphone space. A look back at some of the most popular headlines from 2013 underscores the ...
Muktware
Muktware 2013-12-31 17:51:34
The company juggled between tablets and mobile phones as it struggled to find partners. It's Ubuntu Edge campaigned failed, which seems to have shaken OEM's interest in the platform. The company also locked horns with EFF by sending C&D letter to a ...
Guy
Guy 2013-12-31 01:28:56
Canonical is still developing Ubuntu, Red Hat is still funding Fedora, and the cool do-it-yourselfers are still running Debian (or Gentoo, if they truly want to choose their own adventures). But this ... of OpenStack for open source cloud computing ...
Life
Life 2013-12-31 00:38:29
Wake me up when I can get real work done on a chromebook – and don't tell me to dual boot it with ubuntu/chrubuntu, etc – I've done it and it still sucks. Until then I'll enjoy my beastly new Macbook Pro 15″ with godly internal processing power and ...
Digest
Digest 2013-12-30 14:13:04
It can be installed on some Linux systems including Ubuntu but only in a roundabout, technically challenging way. Opera (8) has never been a major ... Smartphones and tablets come with browsers all their own. Only Apple has a bit of consistency with ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-12-28 15:30:20
I'm not sure I'd say netbooks were a fad — they disappeared at least as much due to PC vendors shifting their focus to devices with higher profit margins as they did to consumer preference for tablets and larger laptops. ... Now Chrome OS with LINUX ...and more »
Guy
Guy 2013-12-27 16:24:53
Want to run Ubuntu Linux on your tablet or smartphone, but don't want to give up Android? Now you can—if you happen to own one of the mobile devices currently supported—thanks to a new tool from Canonical that allows dual-booting for Android phones.
Muktware
Muktware 2013-12-27 14:30:53
Just before the holiday season sets in, Canonical has a surprise gift for all Ubuntu mobile fans. A new Ubuntu Touch image has been released and this is claimed to be the most stable release so far. Along with that, this release boasts a new way to ...
Record
Record 2013-12-26 19:32:27
Canonical announced developer preview of its dual-boot tool that allows anyone to flash their Android device such that it will boot into Android as well as Ubuntu Touch. The tool is meant for people who are aware of partition layouts ... Read More ...
Pro
Pro 2013-12-26 14:28:17
Q. How long will Ubuntu remain primarily focused on the desktop? A. If you look at the design work we've done across desktops, phones and tablets, we've done it specifically so we can converge them into one codebase. The mobile code we're working on ...
Citizen
Citizen 2013-12-26 10:22:13
Canonical announced developer preview of its dual-boot tool that allows anyone to flash their Android device such that it will boot into Android as well as Ubuntu Touch. The tool is meant for people who are aware of partition layouts and are ...
exchange4media.com
exchange4media.com 2013-12-26 05:22:27
Consumers are living in a cross device world as they switch between a PC, mobile or tablet to complete an activity. Advertisers are taking notice of this user behaviour and will look to adopt marketing strategies that best reflect multi-screen ...and more »
Trend
Trend 2013-12-26 04:37:21
Samsung currently uses the ses PLS LCDs in its Nexus 10 and Galaxy Note 10.1 tablets. As the report notes, while LCD displays ... according to Android Community. The displays are rumored to be 5 inches and above, with the 5-inch display featuring a ...and more »
Africa
Africa 2013-12-25 11:57:20
Canonical has said that it has announced the launch of anew Ubuntu Touch software aimed at mobile devices that can now dual boot with Android operating system. It was not possible earlier to use Ubuntu on an Android device without an unlocked ...
News
News 2013-12-25 11:10:40
Canonical announced developer preview of its dual-boot tool that allows anyone to flash their Android device such that it will boot into Android as well as Ubuntu Touch. The tool is meant for people who are aware of partition layouts and are ...
Guy
Guy 2013-12-24 20:52:45
Canonical has announced that its Ubuntu Touch software aimed at mobile devices can now dual boot with the Android operating system. Previously the only way to run Ubuntu on an Android device with an unlocked bootloader was to totally replace Android.
Muktware
Muktware 2013-12-24 19:55:35
Mobile World Congress, held in Barcelona was a great platform where Canonical showcased Ubuntu Touch cementing the claim that Ubuntu was really going the mobile way. Ubuntu's dream run continued as they notched up the most exciting mobile OS of ...
TechShout!
TechShout! 2013-12-24 14:35:25
It's been a good year for Canonical apart from the Edge smartphone missing its crowdfunding goal. Its Ubuntu touch platform for smartphones and tablets has been well received by the developer community and now, the company has unleashed its next ...
UK
UK 2013-12-24 13:24:06
If you've wanted to try Ubuntu Touch but feared leaving Android, the chance has come. Ubuntu has announced a dual-boot version of the OS. So if you're an Android user and feel confident enough to fiddle about with your OS this dual-boot version of ...
Pro
Pro 2013-12-24 12:20:56
Canonical's taken the wraps off a new tool in time for Christmas, which lets users dual boot Ubuntu Touch and Android on a phone or tablet. The company released the mobile version of its Ubuntu Linux distribution in October, but up until now anyone ...
tweakers.net
tweakers.net 2013-12-24 10:32:15
Canonical gaf in februari 2013 de eerste publieke testversie uit van Ubuntu voor smartphones en tablets genaamd Ubuntu Touch. Afgelopen zomer wilde Canonical een eigen smartphone gaan bouwen, waarvoor het 24 miljoen euro op Kickstarter zocht.
News
News 2013-12-24 07:32:23
Canonical has given developers an early Christmas present by offering them a dual boot option between Ubuntu Touch and Android. “We are thrilled to announce a preview of a new feature for developers: Ubuntu on mobile devices can now run alongside ...
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2013-12-24 06:31:30
Earlier this year, Canonical released a version of Ubuntu Touch OS that you could run on the Nexus 4 or Galaxy Nexus. It originally came with the warning that it couldn't replace the full feature set offered by Android and might even brick your device ...
News
News 2013-12-24 01:11:06
Canonical has just released a method for dual-booting Ubuntu Touch and Android on your phone. You'll be able to flash Ubuntu Touch on the phone, but you'll need to use Ubuntu on your desktop PC, and you'll need to be able to use command lines. For this ...
Life
Life 2013-12-23 23:48:47
As a Linux user, these are what most interest me about Ubuntu Touch and Sailfish. If I have easy access to the plethora of the Linux utilities (pre-packaged or easily installed from repos) and file system files that are usually available on desktop ...
GigaOM
GigaOM 2013-12-23 20:58:41
The build is aimed at developers and tech enthusiasts of course, but it gives a glimpse into a future where modular computing could be the norm: Run Ubuntu on a phone or tablet connected to a monitor, keyboard and mouse, then cut the cord and boot into ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-12-23 20:17:17
The makers of Ubuntu Linux launched a preview version of the operating system for smartphones and tablets in February, 2013. Users have been installing and testing the software on Android devices with unlocked bootloaders ever since. But up until ...
PhoneDog
PhoneDog 2013-12-23 19:44:08
Recently it was revealed that Canonical has forged a partnership with a manufacturer for Ubuntu Touch OS hardware and that the two are planning to release high-end phones to the market in 2014. Of course, anyone that doesn't feel like waiting that long ...
MobileSyrup.com
MobileSyrup.com 2013-12-23 16:27:25
Sometimes, an Android phone is a great computer replacement. I found this out the hard way over the weekend when I needed to download the newest Ubuntu distribution with no computer around (don't ask; too nerdy). Android has no shortage of great ...
Computer
Computer 2013-12-23 06:31:51
You'll also need the latest Java runtime engine but you can install that when you have your Linux virtual machine up and running from the 'Ubuntu Software Center'. We won't go over the whole thing again, but the idea is that ... You might remember that ...and more »
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2013-12-20 17:19:02
December 20, 2013, 11:18 AM — Ubuntu Tablet may dominate in 2014. Tech Republic has five reasons why an Ubuntu tablet could do quite well in 2014. I truly believe that a tablet running Linux could really shock the naysayers in 2014. If you don't ...
UK
UK 2013-12-20 15:00:06
The first problem lay in getting the music onto the tablet. As yet, Ubuntu Touch doesn't support any USB data protocol, so we couldn't plug it in and transfer things across from the computer. Next, we tried to download them from our OwnCloud backup ...
htxt.africa
htxt.africa 2013-12-20 08:27:35
According to Pitt, however, the Canonical devs have finally got round to sorting out what should have been a basic feature for Ubuntu. Most likely they were motivated by the push to get 14.04 on to phones and tablets, all of which use exclusively SSD ...and more »
Engadget
Engadget 2013-12-20 01:14:46
Ubuntu is finally getting around to adding TRIM support, a pretty basic feature of most modern OSes. It's an essential command for maintaining the performance and health of solid state drives, since they operate in a fundamentally different way than ...
GameSpot
GameSpot 2013-12-19 23:40:20
I just happen to think that the implementation of the Wii U as a sort of hybrid tablet / console is fundamentally flawed. Time will tell. ... I'm just hoping someone else introduces a new OS in the market soon(already switched to Ubuntu on my laptop).and more »
Trend
Trend 2013-12-19 21:21:24
Samsung currently uses the ses PLS LCDs in its Nexus 10 and Galaxy Note 10.1 tablets. As the report notes, while LCD displays ... according to Android Community. The displays are rumored to be 5 inches and above, with the 5-inch display featuring a ...and more »
ReadWrite
ReadWrite 2013-12-19 19:09:47
"From smartphones, tablets, consumer appliances and cars, to the open cloud and high-performance computers, to gaming platforms and more, Linux was, and is, literally everywhere," Zemlin said. How did Linux spread to every corner of the world of ...
(blog)
(blog) 2013-12-19 18:12:21
With a recent proclamation by Mark Shuttleworth that an “interesting set of household brands' are looking at putting Ubuntu Touch on their own phones and tablets,” the mobile landscape has become quite interesting. Prior to this, it seemed like the ...
Muktware
Muktware 2013-12-19 15:24:50
During the last Ubuntu Developer Summit (virtualUDS), Ubuntu's designer recruit, James Mathieu, showed off what he was working on. It was a new set of icons for Ubuntu's touch and desktop interface. At that time it was more of a concept and future plans.
UK
UK 2013-12-19 15:18:39
Judging by the images above, Tizen has come along in leaps and bounds in the past twelve months or so -- we'll find out in February, when your humble CNET team decamps en masse to Barcelona to bring you news, previews, videos and hands-on first ...and more »
Technica
Technica 2013-12-18 01:18:05
Through a series of mishaps and misfortunes, he somehow managed to destroy a Western Digital Black2 Dual Drive hybrid thing, create multiple UEFI partitions with multiple boot loaders, make SteamOS think it was Ubuntu, and thoroughly confuse both ...and more »
UK
UK 2013-12-17 01:29:40
Now, users with that update who wish to enjoy extra tweaks and customisation options can do so by rooting their tablets. XDA developer Chainfire has released the CF-Auto-Root rooting files for several Samsung devices, including all three variants ...
Trend
Trend 2013-12-16 21:43:21
Samsung currently uses the ses PLS LCDs in its Nexus 10 and Galaxy Note 10.1 tablets. As the report notes, while LCD displays can ... The displays are rumored to be 5 inches and above, with the 5-inch display featuring a 2560 x 1440 resolution, which ...and more »
MobileSyrup.com
MobileSyrup.com 2013-12-13 00:21:35
After a disappointing year which saw its Ubuntu Edge crowdfunding campaign miss the mark by over $19 million, Ubuntu Touch OS maker Canonical has taken the first major step in delivering a Ubuntu Touch smartphone in 2014. Speaking to CNET this week at ...
Authority
Authority 2013-12-12 16:30:53
Thanks to the Ubuntu SDK, native apps can be written to work across all versions of Ubuntu, on the desktop, on Smart TVs, on Ubuntu tablets and on Ubuntu smartphones. This is something that Google and Apple don't offer and something that Microsoft has ...
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2013-12-12 08:15:07
Canonical has signed its first deal to secure Ubuntu Touch OS on an upcoming smartphone, company founder Mark Shuttleworth told CNET during a tech conference in Paris, France this week. Though he wouldn't say which company had agreed to use ...
PhoneDog
PhoneDog 2013-12-11 21:15:51
I'm not saying that it's going to be easy, but I think if anybody is going to generate interest in a new mobile OS it just might be Canonical with Ubuntu Touch OS. As it turns out, we might not have to wait too long before we start seeing Ubuntu Touch ...
Hardware
Hardware 2013-12-11 19:33:17
Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth dropped the news to CNET: "We have concluded our first set of agreements to ship Ubuntu on mobile phones. We've shifted gears from 'making a concept' to 'it's going to ship.' That has a big impact on the team," he said.
Signal
Signal 2013-12-11 17:37:01
Ubuntu Touch is one of a number of new smartphone and tablet operating systems that are either in development or recently available. The platform joins the likes of Sailfish, Tizen and Firefox OS in vying for a slice of a marketplace dominated by ...
Pocket-lint.com
Pocket-lint.com 2013-12-11 15:15:37
The Ubuntu Touch smartphone has been up in the air for a while with no hardware partners announced for the software creators Canonical. That's now changed. Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth has confirmed that the company has found a supplier for its ...
Zealand
Zealand 2013-12-11 14:15:11
Canonical partners with unnamed manufacturer to bring Ubuntu Touch OS to high-end handsets During the course of a recent interview with CNET, Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth said that the company has worked out a partnership with an unnamed ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-12-11 13:48:02
The device would have run 'Ubuntu OS for Android' if it had reached its goal, making it different to Ubuntu Touch OS phone. Similar to other early-stage platforms, such as BlackBerry 10 and Finnish startup Jolla's Sailfish OS, the company was aiming to ...
Inquirer
Inquirer 2013-12-11 13:43:49
CANONICAL FOUNDER Mark Shuttleworth has revealed that the Ubuntu Touch OS, a Linux operating system designed specifically for smartphone and tablet devices, has found its first manufacturing partner. During an interview with CNET, Shuttleworth let ...
GSMArena.com
GSMArena.com 2013-12-11 12:03:06
A high-end Ubuntu Touch-powered phone will hit the market next year, but the details on which company is going to build it are unclear at the moment. And no, it doesn't seem to be the failed Ubuntu Edge phone. Other than the unknown hardware maker, ...
bit-tech.net
bit-tech.net 2013-12-11 12:00:06
Canonical's Ubuntu Touch project, which aims to turn smartphones into fully-fledged portable computers, lives on with the news that the company has signed a hardware partner following the failure of its crowd-funding project. An off-shoot of the ...
UK
UK 2013-12-11 11:59:14
That sounds similar to the way Amazon uses Android software in the Kindle Fire tablets, which are based on Google's software but have a completely new interface designed to point you towards Amazon's own services. A Nokia spokesperson declined to ...and more »
V3.co.uk
V3.co.uk 2013-12-11 11:57:49
Canonical has found a manufacturing partner for its Linux-based Ubuntu Touch smartphone, and the firm's founder Mark Shuttleworth has promised that Ubuntu-powered devices will be available in 2014. Shuttleworth told CNET at the LeWeb conference: "We ...
Authority
Authority 2013-12-11 11:26:29
Thanks to the Ubuntu SDK, native apps can be written to work across all versions of Ubuntu, on the desktop, on Smart TVs, on Ubuntu tablets and on Ubuntu smartphones. This is something that Google and Apple don't offer and something that Microsoft has ...
Daily
Daily 2013-12-11 10:57:20
"The company started showing off Ubuntu Phone OS in January, and the following month the company started offering pre-release builds that users could install on Google Nexus phones and tablets, or port to run on other devices," Linder explained.
Daily
Daily 2013-12-11 10:57:20
"The company started showing off Ubuntu Phone OS in January, and the following month the company started offering pre-release builds that users could install on Google Nexus phones and tablets, or port to run on other devices," Linder explained.
Verge
Verge 2013-12-11 01:51:30
Canonical's Ubuntu Touch operating system will be headed to mobile phones made by a mystery hardware manufacturer, the company said today. Speaking to CNET, founder Mark Shuttleworth said Canonical's made an agreement with an unnamed ...
PhoneDog
PhoneDog 2013-12-10 23:53:07
It's been a pretty wild year for Canonical's Ubuntu Touch OS for smartphones. We first learned about the software on the second day of 2013, and after a developer preview was released in February, Canonical tried to get its Ubuntu Edge smartphone ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-12-10 23:28:01
The company started showing off Ubuntu Phone OS in January, and the following month the company started offering pre-release builds that users could install on Google Nexus phones and tablets, or port to run on other devices. But up until now, if you ...
Giga.de
Giga.de 2013-12-10 20:56:17
Am 17. Oktober, also vor knapp zwei Monaten, ist Ubuntu Touch in der ersten stabilen Version 1.0 erschienen. Jetzt kündigte das Team einen weiteren Meilenstein an: man habe einen Hardwarepartner gefunden und werde 2014 erste Geräte mit Ubuntu ...
Community
Community 2013-12-10 20:55:48
Ubuntu Touch arrived back in October. The catch though, for now Ubuntu Touch is simply an operating system looking for a phone. Canonical had things set so users could load the OS on a Nexus 4 or Galaxy Nexus smartphone, but a hardware partner with a ...
CNET
CNET 2013-12-10 19:09:10
And the final piece: software written natively for Ubuntu Touch will also work on Ubuntu-based PCs and, someday, Ubuntu-based tablets and TVs. Shuttleworth founded Canonical in 2004, back in the day when Linux on the desktop was, if not exactly a ...
Review
Review 2013-12-10 13:48:46
Two fantastic designers called Ghani Pradita and Naveen Kumarasinghe have designed two new smartphones called the Windows Phone 9 and the Primus Ubuntu Touch respective. Ghani Pradita created the Windows Phone 9 smartphone render, and his ...
Citizen
Citizen 2013-12-09 23:15:31
According to another recent report, the flagship may be third on the pecking order for the South Korean giant next year, as the company will instead focus its efforts on pushing tablets like the Galaxy Note 12.2 and low to mid-range smartphones. While ...and more »
Citizen
Citizen 2013-12-09 19:41:43
According to another recent report, the flagship may be third on the pecking order for the South Korean giant next year, as the company will instead focus its efforts on pushing tablets like the Galaxy Note 12.2 and low to mid-range smartphones. While ...and more »
Trend
Trend 2013-12-05 21:02:18
He also suggested that Samsung was working on AMOLED tablets for release next year. The ppi punch Samsung is prepping for future devices could very well include the Galaxy S5, according to Android Community. The displays are rumored to be 5 inches ...and more »
Telegraph.co.uk
Telegraph.co.uk 2013-12-05 11:06:57
But Android only really works on mobile devices, whereas Ubuntu could be the OS for your computer or tablet or the Ubuntu phone, were it made. It could be the OS for any other device not yet designed. The company has a variety of income streams, ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-12-04 20:02:45
Ubuntu only requires around 4 GB of free space, so maybe if I were to get this tablet, I'd either install Ubuntu on it or put Android x86 on it. Or both, since they're both quite small. I could use Android for just recreational purposes, and if I ...and more »
PCWorld
PCWorld 2013-12-03 10:18:32
Amazon is leading the way with a huge $50 discount on their popular 7" Kindle Fire tablets, along with offering a $199 touchscreen laptop that will be sure to sell out fast. TVs are also hitting all-time low prices with 60" LCD TVs coming in well under ...
Gizmag
Gizmag 2013-12-03 07:32:32
Tiers range from US$649 for an Ubuntu/Android model, $799 for the cheapest Windows/Android model, up to $1,299 for a Windows/Android model with choice of finish, carry case and protective cover. Even if the campaign goal isn't reached, Idealfuture will ...
Times
Times 2013-12-02 20:54:51
But not a lot of third-party applications are available, and this limits their usage, especially when you consider that you can buy laptops as cheap as Rs. 20,000 and install Ubuntu Linux on them. Not only do you get more storage, you can also use ...and more »
PC-Tablet
PC-Tablet 2013-12-02 17:17:01
Touchscreen laptop for $199.00: Save up to $50 on an Asus 10.1-inch laptop (black) with Ubuntu OS at Amazon's Cyber Monday deal. The touchscreen laptop is available for $199.00 instead of its listed price of $249.00. [ps_prices]. Roku HD streaming ...
Muktware
Muktware 2013-12-01 05:49:12
Canonical made a brave move earlier this year by jumping into the mobile OS race. Since then, Ubuntu Touch has generated a good amount of interest in the mobile OS news circle. Mark Shuttelworth announced last month that household brands are ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-11-30 17:00:01
Canonical's Ubuntu Touch operating system can run on Android phones, and the company is basically treating Google's Nexus phones and tablets as developer devices for the mobile version of Ubuntu. Basically if you can unlock the bootloader and load ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-11-26 23:46:57
There are deals out there for Linux-based Chromebooks, Android tablets, and Linux laptops as well. Steven J. Vaughan- ... good low-end system. It comes with your choice of Linux operating systems including Debian, Fedora, Mint, and the full Ubuntu family.
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-11-26 23:39:24
But by the time Windows RT arrived a funny thing had happened: Intel had slashed power consumption of its Atom chips, enabling device makers to release tablets with the full version of Windows without really sacrificing battery life. Given the choice ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2013-11-25 21:30:14
I think, though, that Microsoft is well aware that the time for small changes is over — removing Windows RT from the equation is nice, but it doesn't change the fact that Microsoft is still in distant third place in the smartphone and tablet markets ...
Muktware
Muktware 2013-11-24 19:17:51
If you are one of those enthusiasts who wants to try out Ubuntu Touch on your Nexus phone/tablet without removing your primary mobile os, you can dual boot the two operating systems on your phone or tablet just like your desktop. Don't be deterred by ...
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-23 18:15:42
On smartphones, Saucy Salamander, aka Ubuntu Touch, is still a work in progress. That said, for mobile programmers and Linux or smartphone power users, there's a lot to like about this first release of Ubuntu for smartphones and tablets. Here's what ...and more »
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-21 23:57:34
Ubuntu's Mir won't replace X in 14.04 desktop and Ubuntu for phones and tablets will eventually support Android apps. Mir, Canonical's replacement for the X window system, will not make it into the next version of the Ubuntu desktop. Canonical ...and more »
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-21 23:57:34
If accurate, this would make the S5 more powerful than any other Smartphone on the planet, not to mention the vast majority of tablet PCs and notebooks too. The 4GB RAM crown was very nearly taken by the Ubuntu Edge, which as you may now know failed ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-11-21 19:38:10
But hackers have been running Android, Ubuntu, and other operating systems on the tablet for almost as long as it's been around. Now the first builds of Android 4.4 KitKat are available. HP TouchPad with Android 4.4 KitKat. If you're keeping track at ...
PCWorld
PCWorld 2013-11-20 20:29:57
Joining Fedora and Ubuntu, the new version of the community-driven OpenSUSE can now be run on AArch64 processors, further preparing the market for servers running on the new 64-bit ARM architecture. The newly released OpenSUSE 13.1, also comes with the ...
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-20 18:31:46
We have already given you a look at Ubuntu Touch working on the Nexus 10 and Xperia tablets, along with an in-depth review. However, some of you may have been wondering what Ubuntu 13.10 for the Nexus 7 tablet is like, and so we have located a ...and more »
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-20 13:54:20
Ubuntu's Mir won't replace X in 14.04 desktop and Ubuntu for phones and tablets will eventually support Android apps. Mir, Canonical's replacement for the X window system, will not make it into the next version of the Ubuntu desktop. Canonical ...and more »
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-20 10:18:56
We have already given you a look at Ubuntu Touch working on the Nexus 10 and Xperia tablets, along with an in-depth review. However, some of you may have been wondering what Ubuntu 13.10 for the Nexus 7 tablet is like, and so we have located a ...
Guide
Guide 2013-11-20 01:39:26
This latest version now provides a touch screen and Haswell processors. "Nearly a year ago today we launched the first Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition," writes Dell Services' Director of Cloud Developer Programs, Barton George."This Ubuntu-based ...
Technica
Technica 2013-11-19 23:54:10
Bacon expanded upon Shuttleworth's remarks in an e-mail to Ars. The goal from the start was to "deliver Mir + XMir + Unity 7 in Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop, and Mir + Unity 8 on the phone and tablet," he wrote. However, "for the 14.04 Desktop, we are very ...
InfoWorld
InfoWorld 2013-11-19 19:59:03
Boston Limited has announced a new server based on ARM processors and certified to run Ubuntu Linux 13.10, a move that could further stir up growing interest in ARM servers. When it ships, the Viridis Microserver will be one of the few commercially ...
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-19 19:01:55
On smartphones, Saucy Salamander, aka Ubuntu Touch, is still a work in progress. That said, for mobile programmers and Linux or smartphone power users, there's a lot to like about this first release of Ubuntu for smartphones and tablets. Here's what ...and more »
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-18 19:39:18
Alternative operating systems like Ubuntu and Firefox OS are trying new things, even if they're strictly for hardcore early adopters as they currently stand. BlackBerry (née RIM), which at this time last year was pinning all its hopes on the then ...and more »
gearburn
gearburn 2013-11-18 09:58:05
Dell has recently announced the XPS 13 Developer Edition laptop code-named “Sputnik 3″. In a blog post, the company describes this 13.3″ light-weight touchscreen to have Intel's 4th generation, Haswell processor, a heavy-weight 256GB solid-state drive.
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2013-11-18 07:52:12
... Developer Edition Updated, Gets new Processor And Touchscreen It was at the end of last year when we brought you word that the Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition has ended up on sale, and just like vehicles and other kinds of hardware (tablets and ...
Zealand
Zealand 2013-11-17 23:07:30
Dell has started selling a thin and light touchscreen laptop called the XPS 13 Developer Edition, which will have Ubuntu Linux OS and Intel's fourth-generation Core processors, code-named Haswell. The laptop, code-named Sputnik, has a 13.3-inch ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-11-17 14:59:56
Dell has been offering a developer edition ultrabook with Ubuntu Linux since 2012. Now the company has updated its Dell XPS 13 “Sputnik” developer edition with a new processor, a touchscreen, and a lower starting price. The new Dell XPS 13 Developer ...
SlashGear
SlashGear 2013-11-17 04:53:27
Dell this weekend announced the release of its third XPS 13 Laptop, Developer Edition, codenamed Sputnik 3. This 3.02-lb client-to-cloud touchscreen ultrabook comes prepackaged with Ubuntu Linux 12.04 LTS and a 4th-generation Intel (Haswell) ...
Inc.com
Inc.com 2013-11-14 00:02:50
There's already a good example of this with the Tesla Model S and its massive 17-inch tablet-like display that supports finger swipes and pinch-to-zoom functionality. Many cars have a 7- ... The Ubuntu Edge should come out in early 2014. Why all of the ...
Press
Press 2013-11-13 14:09:46
If accurate, this would make the S5 more powerful than any other Smartphone on the planet, not to mention the vast majority of tablet PCs and notebooks too. The 4GB RAM crown was very nearly taken by the Ubuntu Edge, which as you may now know failed ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2013-11-12 23:10:47
This allows you to perform many of the tasks you formerly needed a laptop for on your smart phone or tablet! .... As their Web site describes it, this is a “cost effective mini PC platform that runs full-featured operating systems such as Ubuntu and ...and more »
Network
Network 2013-11-12 19:45:57
Most OSes have made some mention of their intent to look beyond smartphones and tablets, including some efforts and announcements by Android, Windows and especially new entries like Firefox and Ubuntu OSes. But powerhouses Samsung and Intel ...
Games
Games 2013-11-12 11:05:36
Meanwhile, BlackBerry continues to try and (re)break the ice with BB 10 OS, and Canonical keeps soldiering on with Ubuntu for tablets and smartphones. But, there's yet another platform that plans on expanding its reach: Tizen. The big deal with Tizen ...and more »
SlashGear
SlashGear 2013-11-11 22:51:15
If you're the alternate-solutions type, there may be hope for you with the Linux Ubuntu-based system called Pear OS. The newest version of Pear OS – that's Pear OS 8 – works with a look and feel that's very much the most solidly cross-breed inspired ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-11-11 21:07:36
A year ago that meant making Ubuntu look like OS X. Now it apparently means giving Ubuntu an OS X and iOS 7-style user interface. Pear OS 8 is now available for desktop and notebook computers, and developer David Taveres hopes to bring the software ...and more »
LLC
LLC 2013-11-11 17:53:00
I've installed the Shield update 63, which bricked the device, and gone through the recovery process in Ubuntu. And I've finally gotten update ... Usually, I just think my time would be better spent playing on a tablet or PC, instead. Also, I have to ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-11-10 14:04:48
Want to build your own tablet, slap together a media center, or build an Android or Linux-based computer with one of the most powerful ARM-based chips available? The latest Arndale Developer board is one of the first devices of its type to sport a ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-11-09 00:03:02
Like other Windows tablets with 10 inch or smaller screens, the Transformer Book T100 also comes with Microsoft Office 2013 Home & Student preloaded. And if you're not happy with the included software, there's work underway to get Ubuntu, Fedora, and ...and more »
MuyLinux
MuyLinux 2013-11-08 22:32:48
Para cuando llegue 14.04 LTS, Ubuntu gobernará tablets, teléfonos, televisores y pantallas inteligentes que irán desde el coche hasta la cocina de la oficina, y conectará todos esos dispositivos de forma limpiay transparente al escritorio, el servidor ...
Citizen
Citizen 2013-11-08 22:11:15
The latest version of Ubuntu is said to be the best version yet, although this comes as no surprise to us. We say this because the changes made are extensive, although there are still one or two areas that could do with a tweak, such as the over ...
Trend
Trend 2013-11-04 23:48:29
According to a new report, the flagship may be third on the pecking order for the Korean giant next year, as the company will instead focus its efforts on pushing tablets like the Galaxy Note 12.2 and low to mid-range smartphones. While Samsung is ...and more »
Guy
Guy 2013-11-01 02:01:20
The UltraThin notebook runs touch-based Ubuntu Linux; has a 0.9" frame, and features Intel's 4th generation Core i5 and i7 processors. In some ways, it's unfair to compare the Darter (at 4.60 pounds with a 14.1 inch screen) to Apple's iPad (0.68 to 1.0 ...
ITworld.com
ITworld.com 2013-10-31 21:47:13
I was going to install Ubuntu Touch on my keep-around Galaxy Nexus phone and show you myself, until I came across this headline: "4 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Install Ubuntu Touch on Your Nexus". Very direct! Joey-Elijah Sneddon, proprietor and head ...
AndroidOrigin
AndroidOrigin 2013-10-29 17:22:55
Whilst readers are no doubt fans of Android, there's another operating system on the horizon which could potentially make quite a splash. Ubuntu Touch has been talked about for some time, and has only been available on the Nexus 4 until very recently ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-10-29 11:57:15
Both the iPad and my Android tablet serve me well on daily work outings, including Twitter use, so the Windows tablet will sit at home more often until this glaring Twitter deficiency on Windows 8 is addressed by just one good app. It's a shame as I'm ...and more »
Indian
Indian 2013-10-28 11:11:14
But it does not end there as the government has also specified that the tablet should come with dual bootable (through external SD card) Ubuntu operating system. To make the tablet run smoother, Aakash IV would be fitted with a minimum of 1 GB DDR3 ...and more »
CNET
CNET 2013-10-24 01:28:54
I have used windows for many years and 4 years go a MacBook Air and at the same time used a Ubuntu workstation at work. After changing jobs recently I was given a ..... So you don't have to touch the tablet screen. Diplomacy42 5pts. @BazzaJP @kanehi I ...
Reviews
Reviews 2013-10-23 16:00:30
We have already given you a look at Ubuntu Touch working on the Nexus 10 and Xperia tablets, along with an in-depth review. However, some of you may have been wondering what Ubuntu 13.10 for the Nexus 7 tablet is like, and so we have located a ...
News
News 2013-10-22 23:58:10
The launch comes at a time when some analysts have suggested that Google's Android is about to overtake Apple's iOS as the bestselling tablet platform. Apple also announced a ... Linux-based Ubuntu has always been offered without charge. Chromebook ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-10-22 22:05:28
That would make transforming one of these cheaper android tablets into a true ubuntu powered computer possible…Or am I incorrect? CyberGusa. Intel has already added Bay Trail to their Open Source Linux driver support for the GMA… While Linux Kernel ...
CNET
CNET 2013-10-22 20:10:02
The point was to remind people that apple does it too and that point wasn't ignored cause surely Ubuntu's Linux phones had have half of the features that are just implemented in iOS 7 too. It's not about who started that's another debate topic ...
(blog)
(blog) 2013-10-22 00:14:21
On smartphones, Saucy Salamander, aka Ubuntu Touch, is still a work in progress. That said, for mobile programmers and Linux or smartphone power users, there's a lot to like about this first release of Ubuntu for smartphones and tablets. Here's what ...
World
World 2013-10-21 21:36:08
Once installed, Ubuntu Touch booted up rather quickly -- in only just a few seconds (a fair bit faster than Android 4.x on the same tablet). And, immediately, I was presented with a short tutorial that appears the first time the system is booted, which ...
Today
Today 2013-10-21 09:10:30
The Ubuntu operating system, a variant of Linux, is also designed for tablets, servers, and cloud · Relevant Products/Services networks. Like Linux, Ubuntu is open source, and is trying to grab third, fourth or even fifth place in the mobile platform ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-10-21 03:08:54
With the release of Ubuntu Touch, Canonical shows that its first Linux for mobile devices may have what it takes to be a major smartphone operating system. Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols. By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for Linux and Open Source | October 21, ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-10-21 00:03:14
The parade of tablets keeps rolling and it's Apple's turn to unveil its latest iPad, the device that has defined a market, ushered in the post-PC era and wreaked havoc on the PC market. .... The other has XP on it and I am looking at putting Ubuntu 13 ...and more »
Guide
Guide 2013-10-20 12:00:57
This toolset also supports native and HTML5 development, and a "responsive app design" that, according to Canonical, should make it easy for developers to target phones, tablets and PCs with a single database. The updated OS also introduces Smart ...
Geek
Geek 2013-10-18 17:51:14
It was codenamed Saucy Salamander and shipped as Ubuntu 13.10. 13.10 was a milestone release because it was the first to include a desktop, server, tablet, and smartphone version of Ubuntu. Sure, the mobile versions are still very early developments ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-10-18 17:44:08
Canonical has said that Ubuntu 14.04 and the Unity Next interface, which will support desktop, TV, tablet and smartphone form factors, are dependant on Canonical's new display server, Mir. With this in mind, the Ubuntu developers had hoped to have an ...
GameSpot
GameSpot 2013-10-18 06:02:06
wow boot up options..you mean like ubuntu linux had for like 10 years? NiteX 5pts. My laptop has 8. It's not that bad with Start8. I still rather 7. 8 has a few issues still, also having to ... I love how they still refuse to admit that Windows 8 is ...
News
News 2013-10-18 03:41:05
The biggest change would be for mobile users thanks to the Ubuntu Touch initiative. The mobile version of the operating system was crafted to compete directly with Android and iOS by offering users a fast, fluid and responsive platform. Ubuntu Touch ...
TechnoBuffalo
TechnoBuffalo 2013-10-18 00:33:39
After a long testing process and a failed crowd-funding campaign, Canonical officially launched its Ubuntu Touch OS on Android today. The Ubuntu UI is only available to download on the Nexus 4 and Galaxy Nexus for now. Canonical warns the software ...
TweakTown
TweakTown 2013-10-17 22:05:05
Today Canonical released Ubuntu 13.10, and included in the release was the first full version of Ubuntu Touch. While this first version of the mobile OS is intended for OEMs and and silicon vendors, Ubuntu Edge is supported by several Android ...
Geek
Geek 2013-10-17 21:38:37
It turns out the HP Chromebook 11 has more tricks up its sleeve than charging via a micro USB port like a tablet. It can also run Ubuntu and a whole slew of ARM-friendly Linux apps. Liliputing's Brad Linder recently got his hands on a review unit from ...
Authority
Authority 2013-10-17 21:27:50
This means Ubuntu 13.10 is finally ready to go as an everyday platform – well at least almost. The desktop variant seems fully ready, but the mobile build is still lacking in several key ways. First, there are almost no apps that are optimized for ...
GSMArena.com
GSMArena.com 2013-10-17 20:55:04
Canonical took the wraps off Ubuntu 13.10. The latest version of the Linux-based OS is the first to feature a dedicated release of Ubuntu Touch for mobile devices. Ubuntu 13.10 comes with a small selection of mobile apps which includes a browser, clock ...
Ubergizmo
Ubergizmo 2013-10-17 20:12:45
Last month Canonical promised that it would release Ubuntu Touch OS on October 17th, and it has followed through on its promise. Ubuntu Touch OS has been released today. Canonical has been working on an Ubuntu OS compatible with tablets and ...
Review
Review 2013-10-17 19:35:58
Ubuntu, the popular Linux-based OS for those that eschew Windows or Mac OS, has launched version 13.10 today, or as it's known in the Linux community: Saucy Salamander. This is significant because, unlike the Ubuntu variant for Android OS, version ...
Pocket-lint.com
Pocket-lint.com 2013-10-17 18:48:55
But don't expect every Android smartphone on the market to support Ubuntu Touch out of the gate. Currently, it's compatible with only the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 4 - all prime to be hacked with whatever mobile OS you want to run. It's not an easy ...
Geek
Geek 2013-10-17 17:41:44
It's not that often we get a new operating system release, but today is special because we are getting two. While Microsoft is rolling out Windows 8.1, Canonical has made Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander available to download. Ubuntu 13.10 is a little ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-10-17 16:31:58
Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander is right on schedule. What's new is that for the first time Ubuntu isn't just designed to run on desktop, laptop, and server PCs. There's also a new Ubuntu Touch operating system designed for smartphones and tablets.
PhoneDog
PhoneDog 2013-10-17 15:34:49
Canonical originally launched a Touch Developer Preview for select Android-powered Nexus devices back in February, but today's release marks the first time that Ubuntu for phones is getting a full-on release side-by-side with the desktop version. The ...
GigaOM
GigaOM 2013-10-17 13:20:56
Thursday sees the release of Ubuntu “Saucy Salamander” 13.10, the first version of the Linux distribution to explicitly support smartphones and tablets, as well as desktop PCs and servers. There aren't any Ubuntu mobile devices on sale yet – London ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2013-10-17 13:05:57
Windows 8.1 is a fairly major update for both tablet and laptop/desktop users, providing a better experience both within the Metro interface on touchscreens and with the mouse and keyboard on the Desktop. Using the mouse and keyboard .... Is there ...and more »
News
News 2013-10-17 02:46:19
The 1040 can run Ubuntu Touch, Fedora, ArchLinux, and OpenSUSE. It ships with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and the PengPod team is working on updating it to Android 4.2. As much as I am interested in an open-source, DIY tablet with an amazing display, the ...
Technica
Technica 2013-10-16 16:34:04
Ubuntu 14.04, slated for arrival in April 2014, is Canonical's target for delivering an operating system that runs on everything, including phones, tablets, desktops, and servers. Phones preinstalled with Ubuntu should also ship sometime in Q1 or Q2 ...and more »
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-10-15 22:27:15
The easiest way to install Ubuntu is probably to use Crouton, a script which loads it and lets you run it side-by-side with Chrome OS, switching between the environments on the fly without even rebooting. youtube. But if you stick with Chrome, you ...and more »
ITProPortal
ITProPortal 2013-10-14 17:03:37
Mark Shuttleworth, the founder of Canonical who recently attempted to crowdfund the Ubuntu Edge phone that would double as a desktop PC, has certainly noticed Apple's seemingly slow merger of its desktop and mobile OS. He predicts that Apple will merge ...and more »
(blog)
(blog) 2013-10-14 08:30:11
Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical who recently attempted to crowdfund the Ubuntu Edge phone that would double as a desktop PC, has certainly noticed Apple's seemingly slow merger of its desktop and mobile OS. He predicts Apple will merge Mac and ...
Guide
Guide 2013-10-13 00:01:38
At least on Microsoft's part, the move to become more of a competitor than a software supplier couldn't have been more clearer than with the release of the first Surface tablets. Last year the Redmond company entered a hardware space ... Like many ...
Guardian
Guardian 2013-10-12 17:48:54
My OS providers – Ubuntu (GNU/Linux); Microsoft (Windows); Google (Android); and Apple (Mac) – all provide pop-up notifications when updates are available and are ready to be installed. I simply click OK and they take care of it. This isn't the case ...and more »
Phandroid.com
Phandroid.com 2013-10-12 09:22:17
But if you happen to be one of the lucky souls buying a Note 10.1 – 2014 Edition for $550 starting today, enjoy, and let us lowly non-Samsung tablet using folks how it is in the comments section below! [via Twitter]. Share This Story: Quentyn Kennemer ...
ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech 2013-10-11 21:19:34
Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical who recently attempted to crowdfund the Ubuntu Edge phone that would double as a desktop PC, has certainly noticed Apple's seemingly slow merger of its desktop and mobile OS. He predicts Apple will merge Mac and ...
(blog)
(blog) 2013-10-11 19:26:19
That's HP's bread and butter, and in Whitman's view, Microsoft is trying to take it away, especially because the Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 are being marketed not just as tablets, but as ultralight notebooks. She's no doubt worried that the Surface ...
(blog)
(blog) 2013-10-11 18:18:06
Dell has actually remained a steadfast supporter of Windows by and large, though it has recently expanded into Android tablets and the Ubuntu Linux-powered XPS 13 Developer Edition notebook, which remains more of a curiosity than a mainstream offering.
(blog)
(blog) 2013-10-10 22:40:31
Summary: The most new-user friendly of all Linux desktop distributions, Ubuntu has a new, better release: Ubuntu 13.10, Saucy Salamander. Steven J. .... This'll be something like my 4th tablet so I'll be pretty picky as I don't want to replace it any ...
(blog)
(blog) 2013-10-10 19:40:32
The end result is that Ubuntu 13.10 will still be using the old Xorg-server 1.4.3 by default. You can elect to try Mir if you're feeling adventuresome. If you're going to be running Ubuntu on a smartphone, aka Ubuntu Touch, you will be using the Mir ...
TechCrunch
TechCrunch 2013-10-10 09:08:26
These laptops – more tablets with keyboards than fully-featured machines – work well as “third screen” devices that you throw onto a coffee table or use for browsing and some mild document editing. Now Acer is back with the C720, a $249 with SD card ...
Reviews
Reviews 2013-10-07 21:49:53
The Nexus 10 and the Sony Xperia Tablet Z are two very popular Android tablets, although some of you feel they have far more to offer if they were running on Ubuntu Touch. And, while this was first put forward as something for enthusiasts, as well as ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-10-04 22:09:49
But Ubuntu Touch is still very much a work in progress, and while it shares some design elements with the desktop version of the popular Linux-based operating system, most Ubuntu apps are still designed to be used on a PC, not a phone or tablet. Ubuntu ...
iTWire
iTWire 2013-10-03 02:16:17
It had also intended to provide Mir and Unity 8 for Ubuntu Touch, the version of the distribution meant for devices that have touch recognition. A statement from Canonical said most of the existing problems with Mir "live in the XMir part of the stack ...
Technica
Technica 2013-10-02 17:41:04
Canonical announced in March that it would replace the X window system with Mir, a new display server that will eventually work across phones, tablets, and desktops. It has proven controversial, with Intel rejecting Ubuntu patches because Canonical's ...
Register
Register 2013-10-02 15:47:37
The new touchscreen-friendly user-interface system promised for next desktop version of Ubuntu has been PULLED just weeks before its release. Mir and XMir – the Linux distro's replacement for the age-old X Windows graphics stack – will now NOT be ...
Register
Register 2013-10-02 13:39:06
Mir is Ubuntu's replacement for the X Window System and is designed to help one escape the confines of the desktop. Mir will allow Canonical to run Ubuntu on mobile and tablet devices, as well as the desktop, sharing a common code base among the ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-10-02 09:23:35
Coming into its 13.10 development cycle, Ubuntu had aimed up at delivering a Mir, XMir, and Unity 7 stack for desktop users, and Mir with Unity 8 for users running Ubuntu Touch. Ries said that they would only be able to default Mir with the Ubuntu ...
ZDNet
ZDNet 2013-09-27 21:51:29
With only weeks to go before launch, Ubuntu Touch is still having some teething problems (Google Docs). On its reference hardware, the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 4 smartphones, Ubuntu Touch is working well. On tablets, it's also working on the Samsung ...
Signal
Signal 2013-09-25 15:25:08
In fact, when Saucy Salamander (the next desktop iteration of Ubuntu) launches on Oct. 17, the mobile platform Ubuntu Touch will launch right alongside it. The first gold version of the OS will be available for supported devices, which will likely ...
Phandroid.com
Phandroid.com 2013-09-23 22:57:44
I would love to use my tablet for Ubuntu Touch. Oh well… Russell Guy. Dat mhl tho. No_Nickname90. I know, but HDMI-Out is hardware related. *sadness*. WhoaManWtF. The old Nexus 7 uses MHL for HDMI out, it will mirror to any HDMI Panel… And the ...
Guy
Guy 2013-09-22 04:34:14
The big question: Can the new PC, smartphone and tablet offerings -- built on Linux -- attract hardware makers and channel partners? Hmmm... No doubt, Ubuntu maintains a strong following among Linux advocates. Canonical, like clockwork, delivers a new ...
Trends
Trends 2013-09-20 15:02:40
The first public version of Ubuntu Touch, the mobile operating system from Canonical, will be ready to download on October 17 according to the company's Quality Assurance Community Coordinator, Nicholas Skaggs. The news comes from a blog post written ...
Liliputing
Liliputing 2013-09-19 21:38:24
The same day the latest version of Ubuntu for desktop and notebook computers is released, the first stable build of Ubuntu Touch will be available for installation on support phones and tablets (which for the most part means the latest Google Nexus ...
PhoneDog
PhoneDog 2013-09-19 20:44:55
Canonical's Ubuntu Touch for smartphones and tablets has steadily been evolving throughout 2013. The software was first announced in early January, and then a Developer Preview was released in February. After spending several months baking in the ...