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  • OnePlus One Gets an Ubuntu OS ROM

    OnePlus might "Never Settle" for playing along with other brands. The Android OEM that has already made an iPhone case is this time collaborating with Canonical to bring the Ubuntu OS (formerly Ubuntu Touch OS) to the OnePlus One.

  • Ubuntu gives up on AMD's Catalyst Linux driver
  • Ubuntu dropping support for AMD Catalyst binary driver

    Ubuntu is deprecating the proprietary AMD Catalyst (fglrx) driver in its next Long Term Support release, Ubuntu 16.04, according to an early mention in the release notes.

    Instead of the binary driver, Ubuntu recommended that users install its open-source alternatives, radeon and amdgpu.

    “AMD put a lot of work into the drivers, and we backported kernel code from Linux 4.5 to provide a better experience,” said Ubuntu.

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