Release of Launchpad to encourage innovation
July 21, 2009: Canonical, the founder of the Ubuntu project, announced
today that it has open-sourced the code that runs Launchpad, the
software development and collaboration platform used by tens of
thousands of developers.
Now that the code for Canonical Ltd.’s Launchpad open source development hosting community was released as open source last week, the company hopes that developers who may have stayed away from Launchpad in the past will take a new look.
Open source industry veteran Matt Asay joins Canonical as chief operating officer
LONDON, February 5, 2010
Ltd., the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, announced today that open
source industry veteran Matt Asay has joined the company as chief
operating officer (COO) -- responsible
for aligning strategic goals and operational activities, the
optimization of day-to-day o
Staying true to its word, Canonical has announced that the images and open source code for the Touch Developer Preview of Ubuntu would be published on Thursday, February 21, supporting the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 4 smartphones.
Canonical has explained that these images are available for developers and enthusiasts ali... (read more)