* Ubuntu Stats
* New Loco contact in Ubuntu Colombia
* Ubuntu Global Jam - Mauritius
* Deploying ElasticSearch clusters with Juju and Ansible
* Deploy OpenStack IceHouse like a Boss!
* Leo Iannacone: Ubuntu Themes for GNOME 3.12
* Dustin Kirkland: Dream a little dream (in a dream within another
dream) with me!
* Lubuntu Blog: [Results] Community wallpaper contest
* Didier Roche: How to help on Ubuntu Developer Tools Center
* Jono Bacon: Ubuntu for Smartwatches?
* Valorie Zimmerman: Accessible KDE, Kubuntu
* Luke Faraone: "Your release sucks."
* Desktop documentation in 14.10
* Canonical Design Team: Canonical and Ubuntu at dConstruct
* City of Turin decides to ditch Windows XP for Ubuntu and EU6m saving
* In The Blogosphere
* Ubuntu Podcast from the UK LoCo: S07E24 - The One with the Holiday Armadillo
* Weekly Ubuntu Development Team Meetings
* Monthly Team Reports: August 2014
* Upcoming Meetings and Events
* Updates and Security for 10.04, 12.04 and 14.04
* And much more!
== Ubuntu Stats ==
=== Bug Stats ===
* Open (114175) +272 over last week
* Critical (210) -16 over last week
* Unconfirmed (57030) +143 over last week
=== Didier Roche: How to help on Ubuntu Developer Tools Center ===
Didier Roche shares with us the philosophy of the Ubuntu Developer
Tools Center, as well as explaining the different ways how you can
contribute to it. He also mentions that he will be soon hosting an
Ubuntu on Air! session for discussion.
Luke Faraone reflects upon the strong testing culture in the Debian
community and implores Ubuntu developers to make it easier for users
to do testing and handle failures and users to contribute testing the
Gunnar Hjalmarsson lets us know that Documentation Freeze is coming up
on September 18th, and asks us to give a hand with the Ubuntu Desktop
Guide. He asks that if find something that needs improvement, please
make sure to report it or fix it.
=== City of Turin decides to ditch Windows XP for Ubuntu and EU6m saving ===
Federico Guerrini of ZDNet reports on the city of Turin's decision to
move to Ubuntu following the end of Windows XP support and writes that
"the move will mean installing the open source operating system on
8,300 PCs" in all of its city offices.
=== Have You Tried Ubuntu MATE Remix 14.10 Beta 1? ===
Joey-Elijah Sneddon from OMG! Ubuntu! writes about the Ubuntu MATE
Remix 14.10 Beta 1, letting us know what's new as well as recommending
how you can install it in a virtual machine if you do not want to
change your current installation just yet.
=== Ubuntu Podcast from the UK LoCo: S07E24 - The One with the Holiday
We're back with Season Seven, Episode Twenty-Four of the Ubuntu
Podcast! Alan Pope, Mark Johnson, and Laura Cowen are drinking tea and
eating Battenburg cake in Studio L.
In this week's show:
* We discuss whether communities suck...
* We also discuss:
* Aurasma augmented reality
* Upgrading to 14.10
* Converting a family member to Ubuntu
* We share some Command Line Lurve which does this (from Patrick
Archibald on G+)
* And we read your feedback. Thanks for sending it in!
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different aspects of the distribution, giving advice and technical
support, and helping to promote Ubuntu to a wider audience. No
contribution is too small, and anyone can help. It's your chance to
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promoting Ubuntu. http://community.ubuntu.com/contribute/