Vivalvi: The Spark, Renamed

A couple of weeks ago I blogged about the new all-free-software tablet from KDE developer Aaron Seigo called the Spark. Unfortunately MakePlayLive, the company manufacturing the tablet, ran into some issues with the name being trademarked, and has had to choose a new name. After much deliberation, they decided to ...

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Spark Pre-orders Over in a Flash

It seems that almost as soon as registration for pre-ordering the Spark was announced, the initial production capacity was reached and registration was closed. The Spark sure is a hot tablet (if you'll excuse the pun)!

Aaron Seigo, a lead developer of the KDE project and the leader of ...

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Canonical Withdraws Financial Support for Kubuntu - Now What?

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Just this week in the news, Jonathan Riddell, the leader of the Kubuntu project, announced that Canonical had decided to pull him off the Kubuntu project. Riddell explained that Canonical has decided to suspend Kubuntu's status as an official Ubuntu derivative, and to stop providing paid support for it ...

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