System76 Unveils Ubuntu Based Mini PC: Meerkat

System76 Meerkat Ubuntu desktop

It seems mini PC boxes are the latest fad. While the traditional PC boxes (read CPU) takes huge space either under the desk or on the table, these mini PC boxes can be conveniently placed in just few inches of space. No wonder these are getting popular, at least among the manufacturer for the start. Last month […]

Why You Should Not Buy bq Ubuntu Phone


I presume that you have already heard that first Ubuntu Phone has been released by Spanish manufacturer bq. But is it worth to board the ‘me too’ wagon and replace your existing Android or iPhone? For me, I can give you a number of reasons why you should not buy an Ubuntu Phone. Reasons why […]

MintBox Mini: Compact Linux Mint Powered PC Unveiled

MintBox Mini by Linux Mint and CompuLab

Linux Mint has just announced MintBox Mini. A tinier yet more powerful version of its flagship hardware product MintBox. If you did not know about MintBox already, one of the most popular Linux OS, Linux Mint is not just confined to software. It has a long term partnership with Israeli computer manufacturer CompuLab to produce […]

Meizu Unveils Ubuntu Smartpones At Mobile Asia Expo

First Ubuntu smartphone

We have been hearing about Ubuntu Phones for quite sometime now. Rumors peaked in last January when leaked video of Meizu MX3 running Ubuntu surfaced. It was speculated that Meizu will unveil first Ubuntu powered smartphone in CES 2014, but it turned out to be just a rumor. Meizu unveils first Ubuntu smartphone Meizu, a known […]

First Sailfish OS Powered Jolla Phones Releasing On 27 November

First Sailfish OS smartphone Jolla

Finnish start up Jolla is launching the first Sailfish OS smart phone on 27 November 2013. These Jolla smart phones  will be available through Finnish network provider DNA. The initial Finnish release will be then extended to several other countries starting from December. What is Sailfish OS? If you never heard of Sailfish OS, let […]

Canonical Announces Ubuntu Edge!

Ubuntu Edge Logo

Few days back when Ubuntu started displaying a banner on its website with a message “the line where two surfaces meet“, in the same fashion in which it announced Ubuntu Phone OS and Ubuntu Tablet.  Four days later, Ubuntu announces its first smart phone: Ubuntu Edge. And from the description it seems that it’s not […]