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Canonical Bringing Ubuntu to Android - just don't call it an Ubuntu PHone

Feb 23, 2012, 10:00 (1 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to James Maguire for this link. ]

The ability to run Ubuntu on an Android phone is not a new idea and has been available via apps such as the Ubuntu Installer, which is not developed or marketed by Canonical. Silber stressed that Canonical's Ubuntu for Android is not simply an Ubuntu app that runs on Android.

"It's two operating systems with a shared kernel and one basically takes over for the other, depending on whether it's docked or not," Silber said.

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