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Shuttleworth gives up dream of Ubuntu toppling Windows

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  • Mark Shuttleworth gives up dream of Ubuntu toppling Windows
  • Shuttleworth Fixes Ubuntu Linux Bug #1 - But It's Not Really Fixed Is It?
  • Angst and Anxiety Over Ubuntu's Chosen Path (blog safari)
  • You Want Ubuntu On Your Phone Says Poll
  • How To Use Netflix On Ubuntu 13.04

Has Ubuntu bitten off more than it can chew?

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pcauthority.com.au: Canonical wants to put Ubuntu onto our TVs, tablets and smartphones, as well as our PCs. Barry Collins weighs up its chances of success.

Ubuntu Axe Laptop Competition After Just 2 Weeks

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  • Ubuntu Axe Laptop Competition After Just 2 Weeks
  • Easy way to remove Deja-dup in Ubuntu 13.04
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 318
  • Shuttering the Ubuntu Billboard Photo Contest

Ubuntu 13.04 on me high-end box - 'orrible

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dedoimedo.com: So far, the experience with the 13.04 family was mixed. Some great things, like performance, accompanied with kernel crashes due to bad QA. Overall, somewhat frustrating, as the intermediate releases between LTS editions should be probably be labeled beta, for geeks only. Let's see what gives here.

Review: Xubuntu 13.04

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tuxtweaks.com: Xubuntu is a derivative of Ubuntu Linux that uses the Xfce desktop environment for the user interface. It is one of the official derivatives of Ubuntu Linux. The intent is for Xubuntu to be easy to use while being attractive and light on system resources.

Linux Format 172 On Sale Today - Has Ubuntu lost it?

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tuxradar.com:With its Distrowatch ranking falling faster than Man Utd now that Sir Alex Ferguson has departed, Ubuntu is no longer the all-conquering force that it was. So what's happened? Has it, in fact, lost it, or is there a more subtle game afoot? We answer this conundrum (sort of) in the latest Linux Format.

Shuttleworth Talks Mir, Ubuntu Touch Marketshare & Mudslinging

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omgubuntu.co.uk: He’s the founder of Ubuntu and its parent company Canonical, and serves as the creative force behind not only the Unity desktop but its expansion to phones, tablets and TVs. But in the weeks following a new Ubuntu release he puts himself in front of the community for a Question & Answer session.

Kubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail review - Cushty

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dedoimedo.com: It is time to test the third sibling in the Ubuntu family, the one named Kubuntu. So far, we've had Ubuntu, which was somewhat bland. Then we also had Xubuntu, which worked like a charm, except for a kernel oops thingie affecting the entire range, a silly thing to coincide with the official release. The KDE version is next.

Ubuntu Linux Tablets From ZaReason, System76?

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thevarguy.com: Will Ubuntu PC makers ZaReason and System76 introduce Linux tablets? Here are clues about the future of ZaTab and System76's own Ubuntu tablet ambitions.

Ubuntu vs. Windows 8: Which Is Better Overall?

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Ubuntu

datamation.com: In this article, I'll be offering my own comparison between Ubuntu and Windows, explaining where each has its strengths and which OS offers something better overall.

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