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'Intrepid Ibex' Ubuntu priority: Mobile Linux

The version of Ubuntu Linux due to arrive in October 2008, Intrepid Ibex, will be designed to work well on everything from laptops to workstations.

By Feb. 20, 2008

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NASA serves up first glance at solar system's comet-like tail

Dogs, cats, and comets aren't the only thing with a tail; NASA scientists announce our solar system also has one chock-full of particles.

By Jul. 11, 2013

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How solar storms squeeze Earth's magnetosphere

Researchers have created pictures showing how solar storms compress our planet's protective magnetic field. The findings could help improve communications satellite design.

By Mar. 28, 2012

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Ubuntu 8.10 due Thursday. Profits? Not so fast

Canonical will release Intrepid Ibex this week, improving wireless networking and sporting BBC content. Profitability, though, could be three to five years away.

By Oct. 27, 2008

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Voyager 2 finds our solar system is squashed

Thirty years after launch--and earlier than expected--Voyager 2 has found the beginning of the end of the heliosphere, where the sun's solar wind dominates space. Guess what: it's not spherical.

By Dec. 10, 2007

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Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope released into the wild

Version 9.04 of the Linux distribution, which includes improvements to the Gnome interface, the Linux kernel, and the X.Org server, is now available for download.

By Apr. 24, 2009

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'Jaunty Jackalope' Ubuntu springs into beta

Next version of the Ubuntu Linux distribution includes a new notifications system, changes to the start-up process, and the distribution's first foray into cloud computing.

By Mar. 27, 2009

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Mozilla: Firefox license in Ubuntu was 'giant error'

License agreement has the wrong content, Mozilla's chief exec says. The code is actually under a free and open-source license.

By Sep. 17, 2008

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Ubuntu's breakout

Ubuntu has largely succeeded where many others have not in emerging as a major global Linux distribution.

By Oct. 28, 2008