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Ubuntu for Phones Preview: Discussing Features and Potential

Ubuntu for Phones Preview: Discussing Features and Potential

Ubuntu, probably the must used Linux-distribution platform for desktop has long craved to reach smartphones. Since February last year, when the Ubuntu for Android project was first announced, people have dreamt and wondered how would a fully open-source platform look on a every-day mobile phone. Now, thanks to the ambitious minds at Canonical, a team supporting Ubuntu developers since 2012, […]

 
     
 
 

Ubuntu Mobile OS Announced, will Only Arrive Later this Year

Ubuntu Mobile OS Announced, will Only Arrive Later this Year

Ubuntu, one of the big names of the desktop platform industry will make an appearance also on mobile devices, stated today Mark Shuttleworth, the founder of Canonical Ltd. The company backing up Ubuntu OS from the past year, has finally made the decision to unveil today a small, but working version of what’s about to come for the mobile industry. […]

     
 
 

10 Best Linux Games

10 Best Linux Games

Linux has never been known for its great gaming performance, but despite this, it’s very successful at operating system, having thousands of users worldwide. Also, a great advantage for Linux is the fact that they distribute Ubuntu for free, therefore, lots of people are attracted to this. I must admit, I was skeptical about what games could be played on […]

     
 
 

Complete Linux Installer App for Android

Complete Linux Installer App for Android

A computer OS running on a smartphone is not a new concept. We have all seen the Windows Phone OS in action and we will see the Windows 8 in few months, also the Android OS developed by Google on the Linux platform, are all derived from a desktop OS. But now, some new and ambitious projects are trying to […]

     
 
 

6 Awesome Tips for Ubuntu Rookies

6 Awesome Tips for Ubuntu Rookies

Guest post by Nick Sotos . Ubuntu is currently rocking as a personal computer OS utility program. Owned and perfected by the South African entrepreneur, Mark Shuttleworth, it is currently distributed as free and open source software with free license to use, improve and distribute it at will. Its amazing features, speed and wonderful customization facilities will almost make a […]

     
 
 

Unleash the Desktop Power in your Smartphone with Ubuntu for Android

Unleash the Desktop Power in your Smartphone with Ubuntu for Android

For anyone who is already addicted to multiple gadgets which are invaluable in both work and fun, having a truly unified experience is the next step. Merging together a desktop OS like Ubuntu with a mobile OS like Android would seem like a tricky thing to do. Why shifting from the smartphone’s environment, to the laptop’s OS, then to the […]

     
 
 

Ubuntu on Tablets, Android’s Brother to Enter the Battle

Ubuntu on Tablets, Android’s Brother to Enter the Battle

As you all know, Ubuntu is a computer OS based on Linux and it seems to be the most used of all the Linux versions so far. Though it hasn’t got as many fans as Windows or Mac OS, Ubuntu is one of the best OS’s on the market. The only thing missing is a fully integrated Ubuntu OS with […]

     
 
 

Customize Your Ubuntu to Optimize Your Productivity.

Customize Your Ubuntu to Optimize Your Productivity.

An important note to start with – This guide can be applied with any ‘Gnome’ based desktop. Since I am using Ubuntu 11.04, I am writing this for the same. Let me demonstrate what do I intend to do. I want to change my desktop from this: to this: While I go on about ‘how to‘, I will also point […]

     
 
 

Ubuntu 11.10 vs Windows 7 – Who Wins?

Operating System (OS) plays a very important role in a desktop or laptop or your mobile phone. It is system software that prepares the ground for playing different applications by effectively translating user commands to be processed on the hardware. It unleashes the hardware’s capability to perform multiple tasks enthusing users all the time. The system will be live as […]

     
 
 

Rovio’s Angry Birds – Adapted in Ubuntu

Rovio’s Angry Birds – Adapted in Ubuntu

Gaming is rapidly gaining popularity these days as the number of people gaming is at an all time high. Surprisingly, the percentage of adults gaming has seen an exponential rise in the past few years. With the arrival of high-end technology in electronics, people prefer gaming even on their coveted Smartphone and high-end mobile phones, tablets other than on popular […]