Ubuntu Edge fails to meet goal despite setting crowdfunding record

Canonical Ubuntu Edge

If you were hoping that your next smartphone would be an Ubuntu Edge, today will come with some disappointing news. Canonical’s Indiegogo campaign to build a ultra-high end smartphone powered by its Ubuntu mobile operating system closed today without meeting its target. It raised nearly US$13 million, a crowdfunding record, but it still came up short of the US$32 million […]

Ubuntu goes mobile

Ubuntu has established itself as one of the leading and most popular Linux distributions. Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, is now looking to grow that popularity by introducing Ubuntu Mobile, a new version aimed at Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs). Ubuntu Mobile, based on the world’s most popular Linux distribution, and MID hardware from OEMs and ODMs, are redefining what can […]