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Working at Canonical, three years in. a.k.a wtf just happened?

A couple of people have reached out to me via LinkedIn and reminded me that my three year work anniversary happened last Friday. Three years since I left my job at a local place to go work for the Canonical where I got the chance to be paid to work on open source software and better my Python skills with the team working on Launchpad. 1,205 more words


Ubuntu Community Health

Recently Jono Bacon, Senior Director of Community at the XPRIZE Foundation, talked about an Ubuntu Governance reboot. In his blog post he questioned the “purpose and effectiveness” of the governance structure; specifically the Community Council and Technical Board. 1,378 more words


LXD and Docker

This blog post is not about the technical details around LXC, LXD, Docker, Kubernetes, etc. It focuses on the different use cases LXD and Docker are solving and should help non-experts understand them. 600 more words

Cloud Computing

Ubuntu Smartphone Release Date and Price

Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth revealed at CeBIT in Germany that the first Ubuntu smartphones coming this year will be quite affordable, and probably cheaper than fans would have expected, … 281 more words


Ubuntu server 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) x86/amd64 is here

You can download the torrent OVA images here

Notes: US keyboard, Guest Additions NOT installed. Additional packages: OpenSSH server. 32 and 64 bit version.