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Ubuntu Touch preview images now based on Ubuntu 13.04, include some apps

Canonical has released the first builds of Ubuntu Touch for phones and tablets based on the upcoming Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail operating system. The new builds are also some of the first to include actual apps. There are still early test builds and they’re not designed for daily use. So if you’re hoping to turn […]

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Ubuntu Touch preview is about to get its first apps for phones, tablets

Canonical has been offering preview builds of Ubuntu Touch for phones and tablets since February. But up until now there hasn’t actually been much you can do with a device running Ubuntu Touch. That’s because the nightly builds include a user interface and basic functionality… but don’t have many actual apps installed. For instance when […]

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Ubuntu Touch Preview daily builds now available for phones, tablets

Just a few days after Canonical released the first builds of Ubuntu Touch for Google Nexus phones and tablets, there are new builds available. And there will continue to be updates made on a regular basis — you can download the latest versions of the touch-friendly, Linux-based operating system at the Ubuntu 12.10 Touch Preview […]

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Canonical offers guide for porting Ubuntu Touch to run on most Android devices

The Samsung Galaxy S III may not be the only non-Nexus phone running Ubuntu Touch Preview for long. Canonical has posted instructions for porting Ubuntu Touch to run on pretty much any Android phone or tablet. It turns out the process is pretty straightforward: Because most of the hard work has already been done by […]