Canonical Is Creating Its Own Email Client, For Both Ubuntu Desktop And Ubuntu Touch

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, The Ubuntu developers are working hard at creating basic applications for their Ubuntu Touch.

Canonical is creating its own email client, for both the mobile and the desktop versions of Ubuntu, use the code base of Trojitá, an already existing mail client.

A designer has proposed this mockup design for the new application, and it looks quite awesome.

Canonical Is Creating Its Own Email Client, For Both Ubuntu Desktop And Ubuntu Touch

The story so far:

Canonical has been working a lot at Ubuntu Touch, the mobile version of Ubuntu. While the initial plan was to make it available for all the Google Nexus smartphones and tablets, the developers have dropped the support for Galaxy Nexus, Google Nexus 7 2012 and Google Nexus 10, Ubuntu Touch being officially available only for the Google Nexus 4 smartphone and the Google Nexus 7 2013 tablet.

While there aren’t a lot of applications for Ubuntu Touch yet available, Canonical’s Mark Shuttleworth hopes that by the time the first Ubuntu Touch powered phones hit the market, the top 50 Android/iOS apps will be available for Ubuntu Touch.

Also worth mentioning, Mark’s Shuttleworth big dream is to reach full desktop-mobile convergence somewhere between the releases of Ubuntu 14.10 and Ubuntu 15.04 (between October 2014 and April 2015).

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