Posts Tagged ‘linux’

Hello everyone! It’s that time of year. Spring is starting to spring out there and now’s the time to grab a camera, pick up a pencil or wet your brush and start working on wallpaper submissions for this release of Ubuntu. Every six months when a new version of everyone’s favourite free and open-source desktop […]


Ubuntu was once described to me by a wise(ish 😉 ) man as a train that was leaving whether you’re on it or not. That’s the beauty of a 6 month release cycle. As many of you will already know, each release we include photos and illustrations produced by community members. We ask that you submit your […]


Just a quick post to let you all know that the community contributors and myself have proposed some wallpapers for inclusion in the next release of Ubuntu! The compressed image file has been added to the correct bug on Launchpad – https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ubuntu-wallpapers/+bug/1275798 and hopefully will be picked up and popped in shortly! I’d like to […]


10 days to go!

06Aug13

  Right! We have 10 days until the Flickr group closes for this cycle! I know there are some of you out there thinking about submitting images so get ’em in! 🙂 If you have any questions don’t forget you can find us on freenode on #1310wallpaper or on the Flickr group itself. Don’t be […]


We’re getting into the couple of weeks of this cycle’s wallpaper process and the group is filling up nicely. There are some fantastic pictures in there but there’s still room for plenty more. You can also hear a bit more about this cycle’s wallpaper process on Ubuntu UK podcast! I was lucky enough to be […]


I really can’t tell you how exciting a place to be Canonical towers is right now! Yes, it’s hard work keeping up with all the feedback from the community, we’re terrifyingly close to a release and have to deliver final and updated assets until the cows come home and YES it’s UDS in 8 weeks […]


This concept video has been doing the rounds following a brief showing on Tech Crunch. It looks like a tablet interface you could do work on but I have to wonder if that’s a way of working that I’d even really want. For better or worse we’ve established a way of working with traditional documents […]