Articles Tagged Android

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Ubuntu for Android Is No Longer In Active Development

A recent bug report filed against the Ubuntu website claims that Ubuntu for Android, first demoed in 2012, is 'no longer in development'.

29 April 2014
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At $200 to $400, Are Ubuntu Phones Priced for Success?

The first pair of Ubuntu phones will be priced at $200 to $400, Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical, the company developing the mobile OS, has said.

12 March 2014

How To Dual Boot Android and Ubuntu Touch on Nexus Handsets

Trying Ubuntu Touch on your smartphone or tablet was made much easier recently, with the launch of a new dual-boot mode that enables Canonical's mobile OS to be installed alongside Android.

9 January 2014

Ubuntu Touch Can Now Dual-Boot With Android

Canonical have announced a new dual boot mode for using Ubuntu Touch and Android on the same device.

23 December 2013

Ubuntu One Gets New Unofficial, Cross-Platform Mobile App

A new application is aiming to help Ubuntu One users access their files on more platforms – including Ubuntu Touch.

16 December 2013

Ubuntu Touch Styled Lockscreen App for Android

Here's something for the impatient but excited Ubuntu Touch fans amongst you: an Ubuntu Touch lock-screen for Android.

11 August 2013

Improved Look, ‘Unread Only’ Feature Added to OMG! Ubuntu! for Android

A native Android sidebar and several reader-requested features are available in the latest update to our Android application.

7 July 2013

Humble Bundle With Android 6 Launches, Brings Fractal To Linux

The Humble Bundle with Android 6 has launched, bringing with it a selection of games for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. The drill, as always, remains the same: the Humble folks have some games and you […]

18 June 2013

Sliding Menu, Larger Thumbnails & More Added to OMG! Ubuntu! Android App

We updated our Android application yesterday with a few fixes and new features that some of you have been requesting.

23 April 2013

Glovebox Adds Ubuntu Touch Launcher to Android Phones

Ubuntu Touch has a number of neat interface elements, one of which is its sidebar launcher. And a new Android app offers users the chance to add it to their homescreens...

14 March 2013

[How To] Reinstall Android After Trying Ubuntu Touch

Whatever the reason you want to return to the familiarity and functionality of Android - and, yes, WhatsApp withdrawal, Intagram-itis, or the Snapseed shakes are all legitimate reasons - we're here to talk you through how to do it.

25 February 2013

[How To] Install Ubuntu Touch Preview on Nexus Devices

With the Ubuntu Touch Preview images now available I predict that, round about now, your temptation is buckling under the temptation to try it out. Well here's how!

21 February 2013