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Supply Chain Case Study: Canonical and Ubuntu

I love talking about supply chain management in an open source software context, especially as it applies to managing collaborative processes between upstream projects and their downstream products. 2,332 more words


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Unity to be dropped in favor of GNOME in Ubuntu 18.04

During the time the netbooks were around, there was a Netbook Remix edition of Ubuntu that used the Unity UI which was eventually brought over to all editions of Ubuntu with Netbook Remix edition being made obsolete. 463 more words


Canonical Shift

I have to say that I was/am disappointed by the move away from convergence and mobile devices by Canonical. I was very hopeful that we would have options to the stock ones from MS, Apple, and Google. 58 more words


Ubuntu Unity is dead: Desktop will switch back to GNOME next year

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Six years after making Unity the default user interface on Ubuntu desktops, Canonical is giving up on the project and will switch the default Ubuntu desktop back to GNOME next year. 757 more words


Ubuntu Comes To Its Senses

In an absolutely shocking blog post by Canonical head Mark Shuttleworth, he states that Ubuntu’s focus on the “convergence” desktop that was supposed to blur the line between phone and desktop is going to be phased out, and, even more shockingly, that Ubuntu will discontinue the use of Unity as its primary desktop in favor of GNOME. 428 more words