Monthly Archives: July 2011

Interview with Cheri Francis on UDS

This month, we’re interviewing Ubuntu contributor Cheri Francis about her experience at the Ubuntu Developer Summit (UDS) in Budapest back in May. Elizabeth Krumbach: When did you get involved with the Ubuntu community, and what areas are you currently involved in? Cheri Francis: I got involved a few years ago, had a few forays into […]

Ubuntu 11.10 Development update

Ubuntu Development Update Next week Alpha 3 of Ubuntu 11.10 will be released, so everybody is currently trying to get their latest updates in and everything tidied up for a release. For today I got an update from Ubuntu Desktop Team hero Sébastien Bacher, so if you’re interested in any other aspect of Ubuntu Oneiric, […]

New ISO images available : Lubuntu

New images have pop up on Finally, Lubuntu is out of the Ubuntu factory 🙂 (It’s still young images, which for now, are oversized, don’t load the desktop session, and have wrong splash images .. they should be better in the future) For people who don’t know Lubuntu, this is a quick presentation. Lubuntu […]

Unity Progress Report – Alt-Tab style

Welcome to another installment of the Unity report. This week sees the new alt-tab landing (which is currently bound to ctrl-tab), here’s what it looks like: Unity Contributor Activity This Week Andrea Azzarone just pushed tons of work for improving launcher device management. Andrea has added a ccsm option to show/hide external devices on launcher, […]

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 225

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter. This is issue #225 for the week July 18 – 24, 2011, and the full version is available here. In this issue we cover: Ubuntu Certification Is Changing Ubuntu 11.10 Development update Ubuntu 10.04.3 (Lucid Lynx) LTS released! New Americas Membership Board Members Ubuntu Stats Calling Those To Rock […]