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Snappy Ubuntu Core Now Supports Raspberry Pi 2’s GPIO And I2C

Kyle Fazzari, one of the Canonical developers has announced that Snappy Ubuntu Core has received support for Raspberry Pi 2’s GPIO or I2C, meaning that the Snappy Scope permits the users to list the installed .snap packages and install and

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Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Update May Be Released By The End Of The Week

As you may know, Canonical has been working a lot lately at the Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Update, which is currently under the feature freeze. While the system has already received the scheduled features, the developers are working hard at squashing

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The Ubuntu Comunity Is Happy With Canonical’s New Video Driver PPA. So Are The Vendors

As you may know, Canonical has recently created a Video Driver PPA, enabling the Ubuntu and derivative users to install the latest GPU proprietary drivers. The community appreciated this new initiative because all the drivers from the default Ubuntu repositories

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The Ubuntu Touch Clock App Has Been Redesigned

Recently, Canonical’s Nekhelesh Ramananthan has announced on his blog that the Ubuntu Touch Clock App has been revamped with new alarm sounds and stopwatch. The new app uses Ubuntu Vivid’s SDK ListItems and has the ability to translate the world

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The Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Update May Be Delayed

As you may know, Canonical has been working a lot lately at the Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Update, which is currently under the feature freeze. According to Łukasz Zemczak, one of the Ubuntu developers, the OTA-6 update may be delayed, due

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Until August 25, Everybody Take Part At Canonical’s Contest To Win An Ubuntu Phone

As you may know, we have previously written that Canonical has created a Film Scope to facilitate the users to watch movie trailers, discover film choices and read movie reviews. Also, Canonical has partnered up with DJ Yoda, a hip-hop

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Ubuntu Touch And Ubuntu 15.10 Will Receive Canonical’s Fast And Scalable Next Gen Thumbnailer Service

As you may know, Canonical has decided to upgrade its Ubuntu Touch on a monthly basis, OTA-6 being already under feature freeze. Among other enhancements and new features that will get implemented, Canonical will also add their brand new, fast

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Ubuntu 15.10’s Unity 7 DE Will Adopt The GNOME Scrollbars

As a reminder, Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf is scheduled for release on the 22nd of October 2015. Despite the fact that Canonical has been working a lot at its Unity 8 DE to get it ready for desktop usage, Unity

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Canonical Will Create A Special Ubuntu System For The LinuxONE and z Systems

Canonical plans to build a special Ubuntu flavor for IBM’s LinuxONE and z Systems. This is not the first time when IBM and Canonical team up, IBM deciding to use open-source technologies. The official announcement: “IBM will enable open source

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Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Update Will Bring An Updated Unity 8, Updates For the Messaging App And Many Other Awesome Changes

As you may know, Canonical is working at the Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Update, which has recently reached feature freeze. Recently, Łukasz Zemczak has announced that before the feature freeze, Unity 8 has been updated, new Messaging app, Network Manager and

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