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This week Ubuntu Cloud switched over to systemd while on Monday is when all other Ubuntu flavors will be migrating to systemd by default over Upstart.
5 March 2015 - Ubuntu Systemd Day - 10 Comments
After receiving specifications on the talked about Ubuntu Tablet and then receiving pricing information on the Ubuntu Tablet, the start-up responsible for this tablet that seeks to launch one of the first mass Ubuntu Tablets has sent along some official photos of their design.
4 March 2015 - MJ Ubuntu Tablet - 9 Comments
It's a go: Linux 3.19 is powering Ubuntu 15.04.
3 March 2015 - Linux 3.19 Kernel - 9 Comments
Back in December, Phoronix delivered the first article about An Ubuntu Tablet Inspired By The Ubuntu Edge Is Coming. From the company responsible for this tablet inspired by the failed Ubuntu Edge smartphone we have some new specifications of the tablet they plan to ship with Ubuntu.
27 February 2015 - MJ Tech - 16 Comments
A new video is out showing the latest work on Ubuntu's Unity 8 interface and the convergence user experience across phones, tablets, and desktop PCs.
27 February 2015 - Unity 8 - 59 Comments
The Ubuntu derivatives opting-in to doing beta releases put out their first beta today. With this 15.04 Beta 1 milestone, Ubuntu MATE has been made an official derivative.
26 February 2015 - Ubuntu 15.04 Beta - 9 Comments
Canonical has been developing LXCFS, a FUSE-based file-system for LXC containers that will premiere with the upcoming release of Ubuntu 15.04.
23 February 2015 - LXCFS - 18 Comments
For those that haven't yet dove into writing apps for the Ubuntu Phone, the QML-based apps seem fairly easy to construct as shown by a few new example applications.
22 February 2015 - Ubuntu Phone Apps - 46 Comments
While many open-source projects are still transitioning over to a C++11 code-base, Ubuntu's Mir display server is already moving onto C++14.
21 February 2015 - Mir Features - 26 Comments
The second point release to the Long Term Support Ubuntu 14.04 release was announced today. On the same day, Ubuntu 15.04 entered its feature freeze.
19 February 2015 - Ubuntu Linux - 13 Comments
Besides Canonical developers having released a new version of Mir, they've also continued concurrently advancing the Unity 8 UI.
19 February 2015 - Ubuntu Unity 8 - 21 Comments
Version 0.11 of the Mir Display Server was released this week for Ubuntu.
14 February 2015 - Mir 0.11 - 18 Comments
Ubuntu Make, the software formerly known as Ubuntu Developer Tools Center, is out with a new release that adds more options and platforms for helping developers using Ubuntu Linux.
12 February 2015 - Ubuntu-Make - 2 Comments
To no major surprise, Ubuntu 15.04 will soon switch to using the Linux 3.19 kernel.
10 February 2015 - Ubuntu 15.04 + Linux 3.19 - 7 Comments
Following the announcement of the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition that will begin going up for sale next week, the first real hands-on videos of the Ubuntu Phone in action are starting to come out...
7 February 2015 - Ubuntu Phone - 48 Comments
The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition smartphone has been announced and will begin shipping in the days ahead.
6 February 2015 - BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition - 28 Comments
While Ubuntu 15.04 is working towards migrating over to using systemd by default, it's still using Upstart at present. However, both Upstart and systemd are installed by default with current Ubuntu 15.04 builds.
5 February 2015 - Systemd + Upstart - 18 Comments
The latest big feature landing in Ubuntu's Mir display server by Canonical is server-side platform probing support, which landed just before the weekend.
25 January 2015 - Mir Android/Mesa Probing
The Ubuntu flavors opting in for a second alpha release for the 15.04 Vivid Vervet cycle have out their new releases today.
22 January 2015 - Ubuntu 15.04 - 15 Comments
Earlier this month we covered new Mir features that ended up being incorporated into the Mir 0.10 release. Mir 0.11 is now under development and it's already packing significant improvements.
18 January 2015 - Mir 0.11 - 16 Comments
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