Our host Josh Zerkle is ready to roll in this week's Upset Alert and Guaranteed to Lose. All photos taken with the new Canon EOS 70D DSLR. Begin Slideshow
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Ubuntu Touch has its first customer, CNET has learned. Canonical has just signed its first deal to supply a smartphone with its mobile operating system, Canonical founder and product strategy leader Mark Shuttleworth revealed in an interview here at the LeWeb conference. He wouldn’t say which company has agreed to use the Linux-based OS, but... Read More
Nova Centauri 2013 captured with my Canon IXUS at ASA 400, 10 second exposure. Click to embiggen. Nova Centauri 2013 captured with my Canon IXUS at 3x Zoom, ASA 400, 15 second exposure. Click to embiggen. Finally got to see Nova Centauri 2013 with my own eyes, magnitude probably between 3.6 and 3.9
A couple of really great finds for you today... My temperature was no better than lukewarm as I pondered the cover of a book called The Cool School: Writing from America's Hip Underground, a Library of America anthology edited by Glenn O'Brien. The Library of America isn't known for edginess, and books with the word "hip" in their subtitles don't have...
Canonical has inked its first deal with partner who'll put the Linux-basd operating system on its phones, founder Mark Shuttleworth reveals. PARIS -- Ubuntu Touch has its first customer, CNET has learned. Canonical has just signed its...Show More Summary
Nearly two decades have passed since the American recording industry has been able to introduce a new song into the Christmas canon, Chris Klimek argued yesterday right here on Slate. Each year brings us new versions of old chestnuts...Show More Summary
Canonical has confirmed a currently unnamed manufacturer will release an Ubuntu smartphone in 2014. It follows failed attempts to Canonical to produce the device itself. Canonical, which develops Ubuntu and operates commercially by charging for support and related services, first showed off the “Ubuntu Touch” system for smartphones at the start of this year. At […]
Canonical has been very bold over the past years about expressing plans to bring Ubuntu to new kinds of devices, ranging from smartphones to TVs to tablets. It also recently went on a widely publicized campaign to get an Ubuntu phone crowdfunded. Show More Summary
Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth has reportedly confirmed that the first Ubuntu phones will be arriving in 2014. read more
Progressivism run amok (KRDO) A six year old boy is suspended from school in Canon City for kissing a classmate on the cheek. His mother says it’s a crush and the two children like each other. But the school is calling it something else; sexual harassment. First grader, Hunter Yelton, told us he loves science and phys-ed. Show More Summary
The last 12 months have been a pretty wild ride for the Ubuntu Touch operating system for smartphones. Canonical first announced the OS back in January, and following the release of a developer preview back in February, the company embarked … Continue reading ?
A lot of equipment passes through our Seattle and London offices, everything from high-end cameras to inexpensive accessories. A lot of it gets reviewed, but we can't cover everything. In this series of short articles, DPReview staff will be highlighting their personal standout products of the year. Show More Summary
Canonical's smartphone-sized Ubuntu distribution hasn't had an official device to call home since release, but it won't have to live that nomadic existence for much longer. CEO Mark Shuttleworth tells CNET that his company has just signed its first...
These schools take isht too far…smh Via NYDailyNews A 6-year-old Don Juan has been suspended from school in Colorado for kissing a classmate on the cheek because his principal considered it sexual harassment. Hunter Yelton, of Canon City, gave
Venus in the daylight, captured with my Canon IXUS at 3x Zoom, ASA 400, auto setting about an hour before sunset. Click to embiggen to see Venus clearly. Venus in the twilight, captured with my Canon IXUS at 3x Zoom about half an hour after sunset. Show More Summary
Mikael Mossberg and Brent Stiefel eyed the drink menu at Canon, a bar in Seattle that bills itself as "the western hemisphere's largest spirit collection." It's the kind of place where it's easier to get demoralized than drunk. So Mossberg,...Show More Summary
Kelly O The Old Sage: mural of locomotive at left, Arthur Denny center. The Old Sage serves a roll that costs nine dollars. On the menu, it's called "Butter Flake Bread," and it is, in fact, buttery without being at all greasy, and it is full of light, flaky layers. Show More Summary
A six-year-old boy from Cañon City, Colorado, will have the words "sexual harassment" stamped on his permanent record after he was suspended for playfully pecking a female classmate cheek and hand. Read more...
Next year might finally bring smartphones developed specifically for the Ubuntu Touch OS. Even though Canonical’s ambitious Ubuntu Edge smartphone could never reach its insane crowdfunding goal, its not like the team gave up on trying to get the OS on smartphones. Show More Summary