Join Us At the Ubuntu Developer Summit This Week!

This week the Ubuntu Developer Summit is taking place in Copenhagen from Monday – Thursday. This is the event where we plan the features and goals for the next release of Ubuntu, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail. Unfortunately I won’t be there in person this...

Ubuntu Core On The Nexus 7

A core goal for Ubuntu 13.04 is to get Ubuntu running on a Nexus 7 tablet. To be clear, this is not going to be a tablet Unity interface running on the 8/16GB Nexus 7, but instead will focus on getting the current Ubuntu Desktop running on the Nexus so that we can...

The Genesis Of Free Software Projects

Regarding Mark’s post about participating in private projects, I just wanted to weigh in on a few things. First, let’s take a look at how Ubuntu is developed today. Like other Linux distributions, we take a range of upstream components and assemble them...

Ubuntu 12.10

After a busy six month release cycle, we can all step back and look at the result of our efforts with Ubuntu 12.10. Many people from all around the world, from all walks of life, each bringing their own passion and talent, all contributed to this release. Thank-you...

Growing Our Design Community

As we build towards to the next Ubuntu Developer Summit in a few weeks, we have been getting our blueprints and plans in place to have a comprehensive set of discussions at the event. Unfortunately I won’t be there, fortunately due to an impending bundle of baby...