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Ubuntu 19.04 Is The "Disco Dingo"

Mark Shuttleworth has yet to come out with his usual blog post at the start of new Ubuntu Linux development cycles to officially unveil the next release's codename and discuss the overarching theme of the next six months, but the Ubuntu 19.04 codename has come out via Launchpad.

30 October 2018 - Ubuntu 19.04 - 18 Comments
Ubuntu "User Statistics" Published, But It's A Letdown To Data Junkies

Canonical managed to announce on the same-day as the Ubuntu 18.10 "Cosmic Cuttlefish" debut their goal for this cycle of opening up their software/hardware survey results that began with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS desktop installations. Those initial results are now available but the available data and analytic capabilities are rather underwhelming.

18 October 2018 - Ubuntu Survey Results - 41 Comments
Ubuntu 18.10 Officially Released

It should come as no surprise, but the official release of Ubuntu 18.10 "Cosmic Cuttlefish" is now available with the announcement just hitting the wire.

18 October 2018 - Ubuntu 18.10 - 7 Comments
The Expected Feature We Didn't See Yet For Ubuntu 18.10

While Ubuntu 18.10 is set to roll out this week with its new theme and an assortment of package updates and other enhancements, there is one feature Canonical previously talked about for the Ubuntu 18.10 "Cosmic Cuttlefish" cycle that we have yet to see made public.

16 October 2018 - Survey.... - 21 Comments
Mir Is Back To Running On Phones, Thanks To UBports

While Canonical divested from their Linux smartphone plans, they continue maintaining the Mir display server as any regular Phoronix reader should know. Mir continues to be developed with Wayland functionality for IoT and desktop use-cases but the UBports crew continuing to work on Ubuntu Touch where left off by Canonical are working on restoring Mir-enabled phone support.

8 September 2018 - Mir + UBports - 8 Comments
Ubuntu Now Shipping On The Dell Precision 5530 Developer Edition

Announced back in May by Dell was an Ubuntu option for their new (2018) xx30 series Precision laptops. They previously began shipping the Ubuntu-loaded Dell Precision 3530/7530/7730 mobile workstations while beginning to ship as of today is the Precision 5530 Developer Edition.

31 August 2018 - Dell Precision 5530 - 16 Comments

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