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Canonical to expand cooperation with Taiwan PC makers; launching new OS next month

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digitimes.com: Canonical, the designer of Linux-based operating system Ubuntu, is preparing to host a hardware summit in Taiwan and is hoping the event will help open the door for cooperation with Taiwan-based PC makers for them to adopt Ubuntu.

Standard Ubuntu on the Netbook

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amysramblings.wordpress: I’ve reinstalled standard Ubuntu on my netbook. Why?

full circle magazine Issue 41

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Issue #41 is out, and as usual, we’ve got lots of great stuff for you. We’ve got an overview of running Windows apps on Ubuntu, a feature on running a business with Ubuntu, more interviews, how-tos, and everything else in between!

Ubuntu 10.10: a meaningless release

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itwire.com: Over the last week, I've been playing around with the beta of the forthcoming Ubuntu release - Maverick Meerkat or version 10.10 - which is scheduled to be officially unveiled on October 10. And I have just one question to ask:

Tale of two Ubuntus

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kmandla.wordpress: Two of the systems I planned on trying out with the Mebius were Ubuntu versions, one four years older than the other. Results were what I anticipated, although there was a small surprise attached.

Why is Dell UK Making it so Difficult?

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  • Why is Dell UK Making it so Difficult?
  • Goodbye Ubuntu 9.04
  • Can Ubuntu Linux Attract More Hardware Partners?
  • Ubuntu Netbook Edition Review

Ubuntu 'not necessarily competing' with Windows 7

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zdnet.co.uk: Ubuntu is not in direct competition with Windows 7 in the desktop operating system market, according to a top Canonical executive.

Making a Difference; Selling a Difference

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ubuntu-user.com: A few days ago, Mark Shuttleworth took some time to address critics who scoff at Canonical's contributions to GNOME and the Linux kernel itself by sharing his thoughts on the subject in his personal blog. For years now, I've wrestled with the question of how free software, and Linux, makes it into the hands of the average person.

thoughts on the Ubuntu Application Review System

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  • Some personal thoughts on the Ubuntu Application Review System
  • Ubuntu, Canonical Wallow in Muddy Waters with Contributors' Agreements
  • Clearing the FUD around Ubuntu Application Review Process

Lifesaver for Maverick

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  • Lifesaver for Maverick
  • restrictive rules galore
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #211
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