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October 21, 2013
by sjvn01
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Ubuntu Touch: The smartphone Ubuntu Linux arrives

Ubuntu 13.10 is great on the desktop. On smartphones, Saucy Salamander, aka Ubuntu Touch, is still a work in progress. That said, for mobile programmers and Linux or smartphone power users, there’s a lot to like about this first release … Continue reading

October 10, 2013
by sjvn01
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Ubuntu 13.10 Review: A great Linux desktop gets better

Many hardcore desktop fans still haven’t forgiven Ubuntu for switching to its Unity interface. Others dislike how Canonical, Ubuntu‘s parent company, has gone its own way with such technical issues as working on the Mir display stack instead of the … Continue reading