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Besides Canonical developers having released a new version of Mir, they've also continued concurrently advancing the Unity 8 UI.
19 February 2015 - Ubuntu Unity 8 - 21 Comments
Version 0.11 of the Mir Display Server was released this week for Ubuntu.
14 February 2015 - Mir 0.11 - 18 Comments
Ubuntu Make, the software formerly known as Ubuntu Developer Tools Center, is out with a new release that adds more options and platforms for helping developers using Ubuntu Linux.
12 February 2015 - Ubuntu-Make - 2 Comments
To no major surprise, Ubuntu 15.04 will soon switch to using the Linux 3.19 kernel.
10 February 2015 - Ubuntu 15.04 + Linux 3.19 - 7 Comments
Following the announcement of the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition that will begin going up for sale next week, the first real hands-on videos of the Ubuntu Phone in action are starting to come out...
7 February 2015 - Ubuntu Phone - 48 Comments
The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition smartphone has been announced and will begin shipping in the days ahead.
6 February 2015 - BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition - 28 Comments
While Ubuntu 15.04 is working towards migrating over to using systemd by default, it's still using Upstart at present. However, both Upstart and systemd are installed by default with current Ubuntu 15.04 builds.
5 February 2015 - Systemd + Upstart - 18 Comments
The latest big feature landing in Ubuntu's Mir display server by Canonical is server-side platform probing support, which landed just before the weekend.
25 January 2015 - Mir Android/Mesa Probing
The Ubuntu flavors opting in for a second alpha release for the 15.04 Vivid Vervet cycle have out their new releases today.
22 January 2015 - Ubuntu 15.04 - 15 Comments
Earlier this month we covered new Mir features that ended up being incorporated into the Mir 0.10 release. Mir 0.11 is now under development and it's already packing significant improvements.
18 January 2015 - Mir 0.11 - 16 Comments
Canonical's work on the next-generation Unity 8 interface for the Ubuntu desktop powered by the Mir display server is taking shape on the desktop and complementing their mobile work well.
7 January 2015 - Mir+Unity 8 - 27 Comments
Ubuntu Make, formerly known as the Ubuntu Developer Tools Center, is up to version 0.4 and it adds Go language support.
6 January 2015 - Ubuntu Make - 15 Comments
While Ubuntu itself no longer puts out alpha/beta releases in favor of just testing out the daily Live ISOs, the various Ubuntu flavors still participating in the traditional release process have done their first alpha releases this afternoon for Ubuntu 15.04.
18 December 2014 - Vivid Vervet
Now that the Linux 3.18 kernel has been officially released, the Ubuntu kernel team will soon be landing the update inside the Ubuntu 15.04 archive.
9 December 2014 - Vivid - 1 Comment
Canonical just announced Ubuntu Core with snappy transactional updates.
9 December 2014 - Transactional Updates - 29 Comments
The Ubuntu Developer Tools Center is no more and is instead now being called Ubuntu Make.
9 December 2014 - Ubuntu Make 0.2
Another week, another Ubuntu Tablet news item... This time there's an unheard of company that's looking to deliver an Ubuntu Tablet inspired by Canonical's failed Ubuntu Edge smartphone.
4 December 2014 - Ubuntu Tablet - 12 Comments
Curious how the CPU performance of Ubuntu Linux has evolved from the 12.04 LTS release compared to 14.04 LTS and then the latest 14.10 release? Here's some benchmarks.
3 December 2014 - Benchmarks - 4 Comments
Separate from the Ubuntu Tablet supposed to come later this month, another crowd-funded Ubuntu Tablet has launched. Unlike most tablets out there, this new third-party Ubuntu Tablet ships with a hard drive to offer more storage capacity.
2 December 2014 - Ubuntu Tablet - 15 Comments
While we heard Meizu would launch an Ubuntu Phone in December, it looks like the first Meizu phone preloaded with Ubuntu's mobile offering will not be released until early next year.
25 November 2014 - Ubuntu Phone Delays - 20 Comments
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