• Ubuntu for Android active development comes to a close

    It seems work on Ubuntu for Android has come to a close. We’ve yet to see any sort of formal announcement from Canonical, however a statement that was recently discovered on a bug report mentioned the project is “no

    April 30, 2014 • Views: 404

  • Meizu MX4 tipped to be unveiled on March 6

    MWC 2014 might be over, but the new smartphone announcements aren’t stopping yet. Aside from the HTC event scheduled later this month, we might be getting an official look at Meizu‘s next big smartphone, the Meizu

    March 5, 2014 • Views: 394

  • Ubuntu phones to be made by Meizu and bq

    Canonical, the company behind the popular Linux distribution Ubuntu, has just revealed the partners who will be delivering its promise of an Ubuntu-powered smartphone. Manufacturers Meizu from China and bq from Spain will be

    February 19, 2014 • Views: 568

  • Ubuntu Touch phone launches pushed till 2015

    Canonical began teasing an Ubuntu Touch hardware partner back in December. At the time Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth mentioned how they had concluded their first set of agreements. Shuttleworth didn’t offer any specifics

    January 15, 2014 • Views: 769

  • Ubuntu Touch device support dwindles

    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

    January 13, 2014 • Views: 1263

  • Ubuntu and Android dual-boot developer preview released

    There have been a few dual-boot solutions for Android users. One in particular came from MoDaCo and allowed users to dual-boot between the stock and GPe versions of software on the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S 4. And well, it

    December 23, 2013 • Views: 466

  • Ubuntu Touch hardware partner teased ahead of 2014 release

    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

    December 10, 2013 • Views: 446

  • Ubuntu 13.10 arrives for Nexus 4 and Galaxy Nexus smartphones

    Despite seeing record breaking numbers the Ubuntu Edge crowdfunding campaign didn’t end up being successfully funded. But while we may not be seeing Canonical release the Edge smartphone, we are seeing the release of Ubuntu

    October 17, 2013 • Views: 734

  • Ubuntu Touch OS gets an October 17th release date, Nexus first in line

    While the Ubuntu Edge smartphone plan and kickstarter didn’t last, their plan to merge our smartphones and desktops onto one OS did, and Ubuntu Touch is set to launch in exactly one month. Canonical has confirmed the launch

    September 19, 2013 • Views: 1185

  • Ubuntu Edge crowdfunding campaign falls short of goal

    Canonical launched the Ubuntu Edge Indiegogo campaign with a lofty goal of $32 million. After the campaign launched we saw several rounds of price adjustments and even a sizable corporate backing — but in the end it looks

    August 22, 2013 • Views: 468