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  • Ubuntu OS will start shipping in October says CEO Shuttleworth

    The Ubuntu operating system for smartphones will start shipping in beginning October, the founder and CEO of Canonical Ltd Mark Shuttleworth told The Wall Street Journal. Shuttleworth said the newest OS in the smartphone market will be released in "two large geographic markets", but dodged questions on which markets this would be. He did however say that North America is "absolutely a key market for Ubuntu." The Ubuntu OS was revealed at CES...

  • Ubuntu shows its beautiful OS for smartphones [CES]

    Mark Shuttleworth, the founder of Canonical Ltd and the Ubuntu OS, demonstrated the new mobile OS at CES this week. Ubuntu is a free, open source OS for PC's, and soon “commercially available” for our smartphones. In the accompanied videos below, the OS was introduced by Shuttleworth and an Ubuntu representative. Ubuntu Mobile is demoed on the delicious Samsung Galaxy Nexus. According to Shuttleworth, the smartphone version of Ubuntu is built on the...