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by Gavin Thomas
Ubuntu community leader and Server and Cloud Ubuntu Developer, Dave Walker, explains the processes behind bringing Maverick Meerkat to the masses…
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by Gavin Thomas
In our definitive review, we pit Ubuntu up against eight other distributions to see whether or not it’s still the best around
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by Gavin Thomas
This lightweight distro could be the perfect match for your netbook or for that old computer you’ve refurbished. Find out why Mark Shuttleworth has seen fit to welcome Lubuntu into the official Ubuntu family…
by Gavin Thomas
Ubuntu 11.04 is one of the most controversial and highly anticipated releases of the popular Linux distro. And the first beta of Natty Narwhal gives you a chance to preview many of its innovations – including the brand new Unity interface…
by Gavin Thomas
Canonical’s new frontier is the potentially lucrative dual boot market. With Ubuntu Light Canonical is offering swift boot times, access to media in Windows partitions and the fastest route to the internet possible on small form factor computers. Russell Barnes investigates to see if it’s ready for prime time…
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by Gavin Thomas
Pinguy OS 10.10.1 offers an optimised build of Ubuntu with an even greater focus on ease of use and functionality for the home user. Russell Barnes takes it out for a quick spin to see how it performs…
by Gavin Thomas
This has been an interesting year for Ubuntu with two on-schedule releases. Ubuntu community leader, Ubuntu Developer and general a good egg Dave Walker takes a look back at the last 12 months of Ubuntu…
by Gavin Thomas
Google and the Ubuntu project have today released the Ubuntu Font Family to the world via the Google Font Directory. Canonical have chosen an usual way of wishing its Ubuntu faithful a merry Christmas, but it’s a welcome move which allows web designers to use the Ubuntu Font freely and web users to view it as intended, regardless of whether the font is installed on their computer or not…
by Gavin Thomas
Canonical have just released a video trailer of the forthcoming Ubuntu Unity interface for netbook computers. Impressive stuff…
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by Gavin Thomas
UDS is always held in a different location, and usually switched between Europe and the USA each time. The latest one was held in La Hulpe (near Brussels), Belgium, to plan the next Ubuntu release Maverick Meerkat. Ubuntu’s Dave Walker takes us through the event…
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by Gavin Thomas
There has been a whole host of innovative features being worked on in the build up to Ubuntu 10.04; some of the technical things include noticeably faster booting, other aspects include artwork and imagine redesign. Community leader Dave Walker shares his behind-the-scenes views on the latter…
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by Gavin Thomas
Could this be the first truly viable Linux-based PC gaming OS? Russell Barnes takes Game Drift for a spin…