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Canonical Unveils Ubuntu OS For Smartphones
2013-01-03 04:08:06

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Canonical announced on Wednesday a new version of Ubuntu OS designed specifically for smartphones. The Linux-based software will ultimately let users run desktop apps on a full range of smartphones, from entry level to the highest-end devices, although the code will initially be released as a file that can be installed on Samsung's Galaxy Nexus phone, Canonical said. "It's quite incredible that we're at this point when the...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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