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11.04 Ubuntu Developer Summit Announced

Hot on the heels of the announcement of the Natty Narwhal, I am tickled pink to announce the details of the next Ubuntu Developer Summit taking place in Orlando, USA from 25th – 29th October 2010. We also have a brand new Ubuntu Developer Summit website which provides all the details about how to get […]

Kubuntu Translations QA Day

This Friday (20th August) me and Ubuntu translations man David Planella want to spend the day making sure translations in Kubuntu are in tip top shape. Do join us on IRC in #kubuntu-devel if you want to help out. See the wiki page for some things we will be checking. [Discuss Kubuntu Translations QA Day […]

Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS released

The secret of happiness … is to be in harmony with existence, to be always calm, always lucid, always willing "to be joined to the universe without being more conscious of it than an idiot," to let each wave of life wash us a little farther up the shore. -Cyril Connolly The Ubuntu team is […]

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #206

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter. This is Issue #206 for the week August 8th – August 14th, 2010 and is available here. In this issue we cover: Ubuntu Global Jam: We Need Your Events! Feature Freeze in place for Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) Making Ubuntu More Accessible Talking about Ubuntu Studio with Scott Lavender, […]


Oh yes, it’s that time of year again, when numerate pollsters make nasal proclamations about the naming of the next next version of Ubuntu. When gazers of balls crystal provide nifty suggestions for new new features and, of course, suitable nomenclature to match. What will it be? A Naiant Nailtail would make a fine coat […]