mrpogson.com: Last week, evolution caught up with the Ubuntu juggernaut. After jerking people around with Unity, Wayland, Mir, and generally annoying lovers of Free Software with top-down stuff, Canonical drove more people to take a look at installing Debian GNU/Linux as suggested by the page-hit ratings on Distrowatch. That puts Debian GNU/Linux in #2 after Mint.
wsj.com: The co-editor of Boing Boing, novelist and fellow at the Electronic Frontier Foundation shares his tools for circumventing censorship in airports, easing back pain and sparking the curiosity of his 5-year-old daughter
- Is the Ubuntu Edge phone doomed?
- The Ubuntu Edge campaign is in trouble, and here’s why
- Ubuntu Edge Smartphone Funding Tapers Off
zdnet.com: Telstra has said that it is looking beyond iOS, Android, Windows, and BlackBerry to Firefox and Ubuntu for future phones.
- Ubuntu Forums are back up and a post mortem
- Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 327
- Ubuntu Edge smartphone funding levels dying off
- Full Circle Magazine #75 – Better Late Than Never!
- Ubuntu’s Edge Gamble | LAS s28e01
- Lubuntu 13.10 wallpaper contest
- Play With an Interactive, Virtual Ubuntu Edge
- No, it’s not you, Ian
- Install Deepin desktop environment on ubuntu 13.04
larrythefreesoftwareguy: After a losing a long bout with insomnia early Thursday morning, I started to looking at different Internet memes and matched them with — how can I put this mildly? — a current annoyance in the FOSS world known as the Indiegogo campaign for Ubuntu Edge.
- Ubuntu 13.10 32-bit vs. 64-bit Performance
- All you wanted to know about workspaces in Ubuntu
- Move Your Home Folder to Another Partition [Linux/Ubuntu]
myubuntublog.com: When people hear the term Ubuntu they now instantly think of Unity. The Unity desktop has its fans and it has its detractors. The Unity desktop isn’t overly customisable whereas Xubuntu’s XFCE desktop is probably the most customisable desktop environment available.
omgubuntu.co.uk: Canonical’s CEO spoke of her excitement and appreciation at the support that’s behind the Ubuntu Edge campaign.
Also: Canonical Lowers the Price of Ubuntu Edge with New Perk
And: Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 326
sophos.com: That's supposed to be Tux, the penguin mascot of Linux, waving an AK-like assault weapon in his flippers. By now, the day after the attack, there's just a breach alert holding page put up by Canonical. It's hard to imagine what the hackers hoped to achieve.
vizzzion.org: One of the things that we have been discussing at length in the past few months is the graphics stack in Kubuntu, and how we’re working towards having Plasma Workspaces 2 running on top of Kubuntu-next and Kubuntu-next-next(-next). In this article, I will explain the strategy we have laid out for a smooth transition.
datamation.com: Kubuntu offers many of the same features as Ubuntu, but uses the KDE desktop instead of Unity.
Canonical Seeks $32M To Build A Ubuntu Smartphone Designed For Converged Computing
Ubuntu Edge: Canonical wants to crowdsource more than $1m per day for its first smartphone
mybroadband.co.za: The High Court in Pretoria’s decision to declare certain sections of the Currency and Exchanges Act unconstitutional opens a door for a parliamentary review of the country’s “antiquated” exchange control system, the DA said on Sunday.
Also: Canonical Removes Ubuntu Edge Teaser Timer Following Leak
And: Notice of security breach on Ubuntu Forums site
zdnet.com: Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu operating system, has suffered a massive data breach on its forums. All usernames, passwords, and email addresses were stolen.
unixmen.com: I am a cool geek (I think) and I want my Ubuntu box to be as cool as possible. Lately, Ubuntu is losing users and fans, but I do not care. Even if everybody starts to hate Ubuntu, I will use it. I love to explore things. At the moment Ubuntu is my home. Now, let me add some hot features to my Ubuntu box.
- 4 Day Countdown Appears on Ubuntu Website
- S06E21 – Hot Ubuntu
- Ratnadeep Bhattacharjee joins Canonical
everydaylinuxuser.com: I was a great fan of Ubuntu and Canonical. When Canonical switched to Unity on 11.04, I tried it and mostly liked it. The final straws for me was Canonical's decision not to include snd-pcm-oss as a kernel model (which I discovered with Ubuntu 12.04), breaking ALSA's OSS emulation, as well as the inclusion of Amazon search.
- Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 325
- Burning Circle Episode 122
- Canonical Continues Working On XMir Performance