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Ubuntu Webapps for WordPress

Following yesterday’s announcement of the Ubuntu Webapps project, I really wanted to find a way to try it out on a website.  I chose my personal blog (this one) as my guinea pig. Since this site is powered by WordPress, … Continue reading

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My App Developer Showdown Entry

As you’ve probably heard already, Ubuntu is running an App Developer Showdown competition where contestants have three weeks to build an Ubuntu app from scratch.  The rules are simple: It has to be new code, it has to run on … Continue reading

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What would you like to see in an Ubuntu TV?

With the Ubuntu TV port to Unity 3d currently underway, the project team is looking towards future feature development and they want the community’s input on what the product should do.  Specifically they are gathering a list of use cases that … Continue reading

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App Development at UDS-Q

My big focus during the week of UDS will be on improving our Application Developer story, tools and services.  Ubuntu 12.04 is already an excellent platform for app developers, now we need to work on spreading awareness of what we … 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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Ubuntu 12.04 is for App Developers

Ubuntu 12.04, the Precise Pangolin, is scheduled to be released in a little over a week.  This is a very exciting release for us, not only is it an LTS release with 5 years of support, but it also brings … Continue reading

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Bonjour, Hola, and Hallo Unity!

Hello Unity is now open for translations! Please help me make this technology showcase is available to application developers in your native language.  Translations are done through Launchpad, and will be built into the Hello Unity package.

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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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Contributing to Unity for Artists: SVG Icons

Everybody knows that programmers can contribute to Unity, and I’ve shown in my previous posts that non-developers can still contribute features and fixes that make applications integrate better.  But what if your skills lay more on the creative side of … Continue reading

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