Ubuntu for mobile has been a project that’s faced all sorts of troubles, ultimately leading many to believe that it would never come to fruition. But after several years, the first Ubuntu phone is ready to hit the market. The phone is a result of Canonical’s partnership with Meizu and BQ, and the ... Read More »
Ubuntu for Android was a great concept, and it was hard to believe it was possible. When using the device, you’d run Android. Once docked, you would experience the full Ubuntu OS on your mobile device. All it would take was a dock, display, keyboard and mouse. However, the project has been cancelled.
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Canonical has offered developer previews of the smartphone flavor of Ubuntu since February 2013, but today the company released a new feature that makes it easier than ever for users to dip their toes in the mobile Ubuntu water. This new solution is the Ubuntu Dual Boot ... Read More »
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If you missed out on the first day $600 Ubuntu Edge perk tier, fear not. Canonical has updated the Indiegogo campaign with nine new perk tiers which span the gap between the original $600 and $830 pledge amounts. Backers are rewarded with the limited edition Edge smartphone that dual-boots Ubuntu and Android. Each of the new ... Read More »
Mobile World Congress will have a plethora of Android goodness, but this one really calls our attention. We have been trying to find ways to replace the desktop computer experience with our phones. And if this is happening anytime soon, Canonical’s new revelation is what will make it happen. The Linux-based OS makers are ready ... Read More »
Last month at AsiaD, Andy Rubin mentioned that he wanted to see Android on every screen. This might very well be possible soon, even with screens that were not designed to run Android. FXI Technologies has recently showed off a little gadget code-named the “Cotton Candy,” (weighs the same as a cotton candy bag ... Read More »