Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ubuntu Cloud Portal Introduction

If you’re interested about Ubuntu usage in the Cloud, and if you haven’t yet checked out the Ubuntu Cloud Portal, I’ve got news for you, you’re missing out on some fun. Check out The Cloud portal is designed to help someone who cares about but is new to Ubuntu and the Cloud quickly find […]

Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) Beta 2 Released

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 11.04 Beta 2. Codenamed "Natty Narwhal", 11.04 continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. The team has been hard at work since Beta 1, fixing bugs and getting things all nice and […]

Announcing the Next Ubuntu Bug Day! April 14th 2011

  Fellow Ubuntu Triagers! This week’s Bug Day targets are*drum roll please* *Ubuntu Translations*! * 28 New bugs need a hug * 32 Incomplete bugs need a status check * 17 Confirmed bugs need a review Bookmark it, add it to your calendars, turn over those egg-timers! * 14 April 2011 * Are you […]

Wiki Relicensed to CC-BY-SA 3.0

For around six years the Ubuntu Wiki ( has lived without a clarified license. The Documentation team fixed a similar issue on their wiki ( three years ago. They chose a Creative Commons license, which made it much easier to redistribute content and give contributors clarified rights regarding their contributions. After a longer discussion, the […]

Look what we built together, a retrospective on Unity bitesize bugs.

  This cycle we started off determined to make it easy for anyone who wanted to contribute to Ubuntu Unity to have no roadblocks in their way. We concentrated on making our work processes as smooth and easy as possible. We had Q+A sessions in IRC, Ask Me Anythings on Reddit, and regular status reports […]