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04.12.14

Ubuntu News: Themes, Unity 8, Meizu Phone, Ubuntu Touch, and Elementary OS

Posted in News Roundup at 3:35 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

Themes

Unity

Meizu

  • Meizu Shows Its MX3 Running Ubuntu for Phones

    Canonical announced a while ago that it had chosen Meizu and BQ as the first hardware partners for the first Ubuntu-powered phones, and now an official video of Ubuntu running on a Meizu phone has been made public.

  • This is Ubuntu running on the Meizu MX3 smartphone (video)

    Later this year the Meizu MX3 will become one of the first smartphone to ship with Ubuntu Linux. An Android version of the 5.1 inch smartphone is already available, but the Chinese phone maker started showing of an Ubuntu version at Mobile World Congress in February.

  • Ubuntu Phone Demoed On The Meizu MX3

    Going back to January has been talk about Ubuntu on Chinese smart-phones and in February it was announced that Meizu is one of two Ubuntu Phone launch partners. Meizu dominates the Chinese market while the BQ Ubuntu Phone will target Europe.

More Phones

Surveillance-Friendly Computing

Ultimate Edition

  • Ultimate Edition 3.9 Linux Distro Is a Complete Mess

    The previous version of Ultimate Edition was a more down-to-earth variant that came up with some interesting features. It was one of the few distros out there that chose to keep Unity as a desktop environment, but the current version is a complete mess.

Elementary OS

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