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Charming Django with Naguine

Sweet Chorus Juju is revolutionizing the way web services are deployed in the cloud, taking what was either a labor-intensive manual task, or a very labor-intensive re-invention of the wheel  (or deployment automation in this case), and distilling it into … Continue reading

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Hello Unity, episode 3 & 4

The past couple of weeks have been busy for just about everybody at Canonical as we prepare for the release of Ubuntu 12.04, which is shaping it to be a remarkable release indeed.  But I was able to spend a … Continue reading

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Hello Unity, episode 2

I spent some more time over the weekend working on Hello Unity.  If you haven’t already, be sure to read my first post about it.  In short, Hello Unity is a showcase application that demonstrates all the different ways an … Continue reading

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Hello Unity

David Planella and I have spent the past couple of weeks gathering, cleaning and verifying Unity integration documentation that has existed on the Ubuntu wiki, individual blogs and inside the source code itself.   After publishing those docs, a couple … Continue reading

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Singlet + Quickly: Better, Faster, Simpler

One of the most requesting things since I first introduced Singlet was to have a Quickly template for creating Unity Lenses with it.  After weeks of waiting, and after upgrading Singlet to work in Precise, and getting it into the Universe … Continue reading

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Looking for Quickly template help

If you have written or know how to write a Quickly template, I’d like to get some help making one for Singlet Lenses and Scopes.

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Singlet, part 0.2

I’ve finally had a little extra time to get back to working on Singlet.  There’s been a lot of progress since the first iteration.  To start with, Singlet had to be upgraded to work with the new Lens API introduced … Continue reading

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Simplified Unity Lens Development with Singlet

Back when I first started writing Unity lenses, I lamented the complexity required to get even the most basic Lens written and running.  I wrote in that post about wanting to hide all of that unnecessary complexity.  Well now I … Continue reading

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Writing Unity Lenses

Unity certainly has been getting a lot of attention in the past year.  Love it or hate it, everybody seems to have something to say, whether it’s about the Launcher, application indicators, or the window control buttons being on the … Continue reading

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More Unity TV Mockups

As promised in my previous post about my Unity Phone Mockups, here’s a look at the TV mockups I’ve been playing with over the last week, along with the reasons behind some of the designs.  Links to the source files … Continue reading

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