Ubuntu turns to crowdfunding

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http://www.kubuntuforums.net – From the BBC: Quote: The developer of the Ubuntu operating system has turned to a crowdfunding site in an attempt to launch a handset pre-installed with its software. London-based Canonical is seeking to raise $32m (£20.8m) over the next 30 days to produce 40,000 devices. To succeed it needs to raise several times more cash than any other crowd-financed project has done before. However, one market watcher said even if succeeds, the mobile OS would probably still struggle to gain ground. Canonical has said that if it manages to hit its goal using Indiegogo's website it p (HowTos)