We all knew it wouldn’t take long for eager developers to get the Ubuntu Touch Developer Preview up and running on non-Nexus hardware.
Enter Ubuntu touch on the Samsung Galaxy S3:
The work of Rootzwiki forum member ‘Thunderstorm‘, Ubuntu Touch for the SIII is built from the official source code with, he says, ‘minimal cherrypicks’.
There is no dearth for good quality music players in Ubuntu. Even the default Rhythmbox is pretty darn good. But how many of those music players can be considered as good-looking? It is a tricky question since looks are very subjective. Anyway, here's a collection of 6 best music players for Linux which I think are among the most good looking alternatives out there.
The Ubuntu Touch Developer Preview has been released. This includes the source code and images for both the phone and tablet interfaces and are aimed at developers so it's not something you should install for actual every day usage.
With the Ubuntu Touch Preview images now available I predict that, round about now, your temptation is buckling under the temptation to try it out.
The Ubuntu Touch Developer Preview has been made available for download.
Though not a complete, finished version of Ubuntu’s new ‘convergent’ interface, the preview offers developers and enthusiasts alike the chance to go hands-on with the most talked about interface change in Ubuntu’s history.
Unity Tweak Tool is Unity configuration tool that aims to expose all the most needed Unity, Compiz, Appearance and Desktop settings in one interface to rule them all.
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Just a quick note to say we’re coming back with a brand new season of the Ubuntu UK Podcast Live on Wednesday 27th February 2013. Listen to this episode to hear the other exciting news about season 6!
This has to be the find of the day. I was skeptical about the relevance of a full-fledged voice recognition application in a desktop OS like Ubuntu. But all that changed once I saw the video demonstration of the same. Not only does the app looks awesome, it is tightly integrated with Ubuntu's default notification system.
A powerful voice recognition tool has been demoed on Ubuntu by a Linux developer John McClain.
His app allows users to perform a wide range of actions by hitting a shortcut key and speaking.
Ubuntu is on a roll. Barely a month and a half after the official unveiling of Ubuntu for Phones, Canonical has just revealed their next flagship product, dubbed as Ubuntu on Tablets. With the introduction of platforms tailor-made for phones and tablets now, Canonical have made their intentions very clear. Ubuntu is not going to be an also-ran.
One of the easiest ways to get notified of new posts by your favourite websites is to add their RSS feed to a feed reader.
Whether on the desktop, mobile or web, most create a centralised hub for keeping track of and reading articles.
But while RSS feeds are versatile - and the #1 choice for those keeping tracks of hundreds of websites – they do have flaws.
Its announcement may only be a few hours old, but the new Ubuntu Tablet interface is already being met with a phenomenal level of praise from users and developers alike.
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It’s official: Ubuntu is coming to tablets.
As the CeBIT upcoming convention in Germany nears, Canonical has announced what it will be showcasing at the event–which, in turn, provides some clues about where the company behind one of the world’s most popular open source operating systems might be concentrating its efforts in coming months.
It’s either a masterstroke of timing or an unfortunate coincidence but both Canonical and Taiwanese smartphone & tablet makers HTC are to make important new product announcements later this evening.
Several UI elements of Ubuntu Phone OS were instant hits across the web when it was first introduced to the public.