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Ubuntu for phones image will be available in late February

0. phoneArena posted on 07 Jan 2013, 16:38

Last week, Canonical announced its plans to move into mobile by creating a converged computing platform that spanned from traditional PCs to mobile devices. The plan is expected to come to fruition with Ubuntu 14.04 in early 2014, and be highlighted by the release of Ubuntu for phones. One of the most exciting parts of the announcement was that, true to open source form, there would be an early build image released so anyone can test out the new OS. Today, Canonical announced that image will be ready and available by late February...

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posted on 07 Jan 2013, 16:42

1. gazmatic (Posts: 795; Member since: 06 Sep 2012)

My trusty n9 will get this

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 16:50

2. gwuhua1984 (Posts: 1237; Member since: 06 Mar 2012)

Oooh... I'm looking forward to this.

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:06 1

3. jibraihimi (Posts: 769; Member since: 29 Nov 2011)

Will love to try this on HTC HD2..........

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:23

4. Igneel (unregistered)

Can't wait to try it on my Nexus!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 19:28

5. yyuu1000 (Posts: 241; Member since: 26 Jul 2012)

Can you down grade it back to android after you install it

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 20:51

6. shuaibhere (Posts: 1986; Member since: 07 Jul 2012)

Loving ubuntu in desktop....
And will be loving ubuntu mobile too....
Will there be a file manager????
That is one of the main reason for me to stick with android...

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 22:02

7. rpankaj (Posts: 29; Member since: 21 Jun 2012)

i will love to use it on my LG optimus one n LG optimus L9.. gr8 tech

posted on 08 Jan 2013, 03:38

8. blackice214 (Posts: 165; Member since: 03 Jan 2013)

cant wait to try this on my iphone

posted on 08 Jan 2013, 06:58 1

9. jroc74 (Posts: 6019; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)

"and while the only phone we've seen running the OS is a Galaxy Nexus, Shuttleworth made it clear last week that it should be relatively easy to load up the OS on any Android device."

Even a phone with a locked, encrypted bootloader?

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