Canonical Announces the First Phone for Ubuntu
Canonical announces the first phone capable of running Ubuntu, the open-source operating system. The new Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition from the Spanish device maker BQ, is currently available in Europe only limited quantities and the availability of which will be announced through @Ubuntu and @bqreaders on Twitter as well as Ubuntu G+ and Ubuntu Facebook. The Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition abandons the app model instead offering themed cards it calls “Scopes,” providing a different way of offering its mobile UI for access to music, social, web, local services, photos and other features a specific consumer uses most on the home screen. Continue reading this story here.