Canonical introduces the Ubuntu tablet interface, which will compete with Android, iOS, and Windows with its own take on multitasking and advanced security features. The launch is the next step in Canonical's quest to unify phones, tablets, PCs, and TVs.
Those eager for a taste can download a developer preview version on Thursday.
Thursday's release of Ubuntu 12.04.2 brings the capability to users of Canonical's latest Long Term Support edition.
The PC gaming service Steam is now available for Linux, accompanied by dozens of games and a Big Picture mode to accommodate play on TV.
As the PengPod line begins shipping, the KDE-powered 'Vivaldi' tablet sets a May target.
Can't wait for Ubuntu phones to arrive? Now you can get a taste of what they will be like.
Freeing the way for independent Linux distributions to be installed on Windows 8 computers, the Linux Foundation releases software that will allow Linux to work with computers running the UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) firmware.
'Do not use UEFI on any Samsung laptops,' developer advises
A video camera board has been developed for the popular cut-price Raspberry PI computer.
Is an expanded base of Office users worth sacrificing yet another reason to stick with Windows?