News tagged: Ubuntu

Ubuntu 16.10 Starts Rolling Out

Canonical, the maker of Ubuntu operating system, has just announced that a new software update codenamed Yakkety Yak is now available for download. Since that isn't LTS release, maintenance updates will only be provided for 9 months, which should be more than enough.

Meizu Is Making Another Ubuntu Smartphone

While Ubuntu operating system is a nice platform for smartphones, it is still far away from the Android, iOS and Windows solutions. Meizu is the only top-tier company that makes Ubuntu smartphones and beside them, only Spanish phone maker BQ likes Ubuntu.

First Ubuntu Tablet Can Now Be Preordered

If you're a fan of the Ubuntu operating system, you can now preorder a tablet that runs it. The BQ Aquaris M10 from Canonical and BQ is now available with Ubuntu, whereas it would normally run Android 5.1. It was shown during MWC 2016, teasing its upcoming availability.

Ubuntu Touch To Get GPS Navigation App

Ubuntu Touch operating system is still in the beginning and has no chances against Android or iOS. However, that doesn't mean it's a bad OS, just it is missing a few key features. One of those features is the GPS navigation, which is close from being officially announced.

BQ's Ubuntu Phone Launches In Europe

The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition is the first Ubuntu smartphone on the market and it is now available in Europe. For the next few hours, people can buy the deviceĀ from the BQ website. Then, the phone will be gone until a full launch comes along this year.