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New video! Ubuntu Phone OS has Android and iOS in its sights

Ubuntu now runs on smartphones. Huzzah. But does it have a shot at making its mark on the smartphone market?

When Canonical announced its Linux-based Ubuntu OS would be getting the mobile treatment, it was met with waves of excitement. Now, after some hands-on time with the open-source OS we can safely say Ubuntu’s touch-friendly future looks very bright indeed. Want to know more? Check out our first look video review.


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Dan is Editor-in-chief of Stuff, working across the magazine and the Stuff.tv website.  Our Editor-in-Chief is a regular at tech shows such as CES in Las Vegas, IFA in Berlin and Mobile World Congress in Barcelona as well as at other launches and events. He has been a CES Innovation Awards judge. Dan is completely platform agnostic and very at home using and writing about Windows, macOS, Android and iOS/iPadOS plus lots and lots of gadgets including audio and smart home gear, laptops and smartphones. He's also been interviewed and quoted in a wide variety of places including The Sun, BBC World Service, BBC News Online, BBC Radio 5Live, BBC Radio 4, Sky News Radio and BBC Local Radio.

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Computing, mobile, audio, smart home