canonical

0

Ubuntu's Canonical and Google partner to create Chrome

http://blogs.computerworld.com

Some people may see Google's Chrome operating system as competing with existing Linux desktop distributions. Canonical, the company behind popular Linux distribution Ubuntu, isn't one of them. They're working with Google to make Chrome.

Read more »
chen's picture
Created by chen 8 years 38 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 38 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
0

Google Chrome OS: Should Ubuntu and Canonical Worry?

http://www.workswithu.com

Google, as expected, has taken its Chrome OS effort and offered it up as an open source project called Chromium OS. As you may recall Chrome OS will target netbooks and other thin mobile devices - core markets that  Canonical is pursuing with Ubuntu. Should Canonical be worried?

Read more »
alienhub's picture
Created by alienhub 8 years 38 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 38 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
0

Ubuntu One Music Store: A Real Business?

http://www.workswithu.com

During the Ubuntu 9.10 launch a few weeks ago, Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth hinted that Ubuntu may ultimately gain music and entertainment store capabilities - similar to offerings from Apple (iTunes) and Amazon.com. Fast forward to the present, and Canonical appears to be preparing the Ubuntu One Music Store. Here's why.

Read more »
Schlongman's picture
Created by Schlongman 8 years 38 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 38 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
0

Canonical's Jono Bacon on the agony, ecstacy of Ubuntu Karmic

http://www.insidesocal.com

Jono Bacon goes on at length at his blog on the contrast between the euphoria over the release of Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala) and the reports of problems by users. Read the 10 or so entries below this one and you can see the problems I've had. It's time to put this in perspective. I've had plenty of problems with all manner of Linux and other Unix-like operating systems over the past few years.

Read more »
laloj's picture
Created by laloj 8 years 39 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 39 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
0

Canonical and Creative Commons Meet Donations Target

http://www.jonobacon.org

Melissa from the Creative Commons pointed me to the rather good news that Canonical's offer to match Creative Commons donations up to $3000 has already been matched

Read more »
john.brubrick's picture
Created by john.brubrick 8 years 39 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 39 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
0

Canonical Matching Creative Commons Donations

http://www.jonobacon.org

This means that if you donate $1 to the Creative Commons, Canonical will also provide $1 until the $3000 total has been reached.

Read more »
toolbanger's picture
Created by toolbanger 8 years 40 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 40 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
0

Ubuntu’s Encrypted Home Directory: A Canonical Approach to Data Privacy

http://www.linux-mag.com

How can users protect themselves from the loss of important data when a computer goes missing? Well, the latest release of Ubuntu makes this not only possible, but frighteningly easy!

Read more »
kbcornwell's picture
Created by kbcornwell 8 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 42 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
0

Canonical Takes on Win 7 With Ubuntu 9.10 RC

http://www.pcworld.com

Canonical on Thursday made available the Release Candidate of its latest Linux-based operating system, Ubuntu 9.10, on the same day Microsoft launched the long-awaited Windows 7.

Read more »
goofy's picture
Created by goofy 8 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 42 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
0

Apple and Linux Forces Rain on Windows 7 Parade

http://www.pcworld.com

Apple and Linux advocate IBM both tried hard to cramp Microsoft's style this week before the Windows 7 rollout even got under way. On Tuesday, Apple launched a new iMac, MacBook, and Mac Mini line, while IBM joined with Linux distributor Canonical to introduce a new "cloud-and-Linux-based" offering called IBM Client for Smart Work.

Read more »
muffinman's picture
Created by muffinman 8 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 42 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
0

IBM and Canonical team up against Windows 7

http://news.cnet.com

IBM and Canonical, the commercial entity behind Ubuntu Linux, on Tuesday are launching a combined cloud and Linux desktop package designed for Netbooks and low-end PCs.

Read more »
gagan's picture
Created by gagan 8 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 42 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
0

Keeping Ubuntu CDs Available

http://fridge.ubuntu.com

Due to the sheer growth of Ubuntu, we are making a few changes to ShipIt which we wanted to ensure we share with you. For the details, we’re going to turn the mic over to everyone’s favorite Canonical COO, Jane Silber:

Read more »
aditiseth's picture
Created by aditiseth 8 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 42 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
0

IBM & Canonical to launch Ubuntu desktop for business

http://www.ebizq.net

Today IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Canonical are introducing a cloud- and Linux-based desktop package in the U.S. designed for use on a company's existing fleet of personal computers (PCs) or even low-cost netbooks.

Read more »
clandestine's picture
Created by clandestine 8 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 42 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
0

Canonical pushes out Ubuntu 9.10 server

http://www.theregister.co.uk

If you are getting ready to build your own internal cloud-style virtual infrastructure, Canonical - the commercial entity behind the Ubuntu distro of Linux - really wants you to think outside of the box and consider the forthcoming "Karmic Koala" Ubuntu 9.10 Server Edition.

Read more »
t1000's picture
Created by t1000 8 years 43 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 43 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:
0

Bazaar 2.0.0: interview with Martin Pool

http://blog.launchpad.net

"The Bazaar project released their version 2.0.0 this week. I spoke to Martin Pool, the project’s lead, about the release and Bazaar generally..."

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 8 years 44 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 44 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:
0

Fedora Mini: A New Netbook Competitor?

http://www.workswithu.com

For a long time, Ubuntu was the only big-name Linux distribution with a specially tailored netbook version.  That changed recently with the announcement of Fedora Mini, which stands poised to compete with Ubuntu Netbook Remix on Linux-based netbooks and similar devices.  Here are some thoughts on what this development means for Ubuntu and Canonical's netbook strategy, and Linux netbooks in gener

Read more »
animal's picture
Created by animal 8 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags: