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olli

Stephen Webb & team have lead an effort to bring Unity 8 to Ubuntu 14.04, which was done in parallel of other great work the team has landed for Ubuntu 14.04, e.g. locally integrated menus, hiDPI support and Mir support in SDL. Just in time for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS the team has landed more improvements to make […]

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It all sounds good in theory… Not too long ago, Mark communicated the vision for Ubuntu and Unity for 2013 as “[...] Unity in 2013 will be all about mobile – bringing Ubuntu to phones and tablets [...]” and my team is responsible for taking Unity to these hardware platforms. What you should expect to […]

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Canonical is hiring and I am looking for 4 roles in my teams: Software Engineer – Unity APIs – join Thomas Strehl’s team and produce APIs everybody wants to use. In this role you will be working on the inner guts of Unity, all the relevant services that drive the Unity UI. The spectrum ranges from […]

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The documentation for Mir is growing and we also have instructions out how to get Mir running on your computer, I wanted to briefly summarize the necessary steps to get Mir up and running and how to go back. Please be warned that while I tried to carefully document all necessary steps you might end […]

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olli

Welcome to the HUD

Today we are releasing one of the first projects I was involved in and I wanted to share some of the goodness with you. One of the first topics in my new job was a project called HUD. The project has been talked about in length and design have been created, reviewed and started over […]

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