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Discussed today during the first day of the Ubuntu 15.04 Online Developers' Summit was about finally migrating over to BlueZ 5 for its Bluetooth stack. BlueZ 5 was originally released at the end of 2012 but still hasn't shipped by default in Ubuntu Linux.
12 November 2014 - Vivid
The first Ubuntu Online Developer Summit for the 15.04 Vivid Vervet kicks off on Wednesday and runs through Friday.
11 November 2014 - Vivid
While Compiz 1.0 might never be reached given its diminishing usage these days and bleak outlook with Unity 8 being designed around Mir, Compiz 0.9.12 was released today with some minor new developments.
6 November 2014 - Compiz 0.9.12 - 10 Comments
Canonical's latest effort for pushing Ubuntu further in the cloud and within enterprises is LXD, a new high-performance hypervisor derived from the concepts of LXC.
4 November 2014 - Linux Containers Daemon - 33 Comments
Canonical has come forward today to announce the Canonical Distribution of Ubuntu OpenStack that offers various advantages over the free, community version of Ubuntu OpenStack.
28 October 2014 - Canonical Ubuntu OpenStack
The Utopic Unicorn release, Ubuntu 14.10, is now officially available.
23 October 2014 - Ubuntu 14.10 - 51 Comments
With Ubuntu 14.10 due for release tomorrow and the development branch of Mir at nearly 2,000 revisions, here's some quick Bazaar stats.
22 October 2014 - Mir Bzr - 4 Comments
Ubuntu contributor Bryan Quigley is considering a proposal to make Ubuntu 16.04 LTS the last release of Ubuntu with 32-bit installation images.
21 October 2014 - Ubuntu 32-bit - 72 Comments
With Ubuntu 14.10 "Utopic Unicorn" due out later this month, Mark Shuttleworth has just revealed the Ubuntu 15.04 codename...
20 October 2014 - Vivid Vervet - 11 Comments
As one of the important apps to Ubuntu Touch is, of course, an e-mail client. Up to now the Ubuntu Touch email client has been based off the lightweight, Qt-based Trojita application but now it's being forked off entirely for Ubuntu.
15 October 2014 - Trojita - 48 Comments
While much of Canonical's recent focus has been about reading Unity 8 for mobile devices, their plan is still to ship Unity 8 by default on the Ubuntu Linux desktop ahead of its next LTS release.
14 October 2014 - Unity 8 - 28 Comments
While Ubuntu 14.10 on the desktop isn't using Mir by default, Mir 0.8.0 is being prepared for release by Canonical and it has a number of interesting changes.
1 October 2014 - Mir 0.8.0 - 16 Comments
Adam Conrad on the behalf of the Ubuntu development community has announced the final beta release of the upcoming Ubuntu 14.10 "Utopic Unicorn" and its derivatives.
26 September 2014 - Utopic Unicorn - 1 Comment
Mesa 10.3 is in the process of making its way to Ubuntu 14.10.
24 September 2014 - Mesa 10.3 - 9 Comments
While there's a user-agent hack to get Netflix working on Linux using the native HTML5 video support, an updated NSS library is landing on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and 14.04 LTS to allow Netflix support out-of-the-box.
22 September 2014 - Netflix - 47 Comments
The first image of Ubuntu Touch has been declared as ready for "release to manufacturing" after much work by Canonical.
18 September 2014 - RTM - 14 Comments
While Ubuntu 14.10 is still sticking to the X.Org Server by default on the desktop, an updated version of Mir is now available for early adopters and those running the Ubuntu mobile stack.
3 September 2014 - Mir 0.7 - 4 Comments
Mark Shuttleworth announced earlier this year "Your Cloud" as a paid service by Canonical to build and manage OpenStack cloud deployments. Your Cloud has turned into BootStack and is rolling forward for those that wish to have Canonical build out and manage their cloud computing environment.
3 September 2014 - BootStack - 9 Comments
X.Org Server 1.16 didn't land in the Ubuntu "Utopic Unicorn" archive in time for this week's Ubuntu 14.10 Beta, but Canonical developers still seem to be working on testing and landing the updated xorg-server package for Ubuntu 14.10.
30 August 2014 - Prepping - 31 Comments
Participating Ubuntu Linux flavors are doing their first beta releases today of the Utopic Unicorn, a.k.a. *buntu 14.10.
28 August 2014 - Ubuntu 14.10 Beta 1 - 10 Comments
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