Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 279 for the week August 13 – 19, 2012.
== Links to UWN ==
== In This Issue ==
* Ubuntu App Showdown: let the community vote begin
* UDS-R Registration Now Open
* Welcome New Members
* Ubuntu Stats
* Ubuntu-mx request for help
* Time to Jam Again!
* Ubuntu Jam AT Nijmegen, the Netherlands
* New fastdowntime schedule
* Charming Hadoop
* Marco Ceppi: How’s Ask Ubuntu working out for you?
* Nicholas Skaggs: Quality Perceptions Survey Results
* Pasi Lallinaho: Working on the Xubuntu documentation rewrite
* Didier Roche: Quickly reboot: Q&A session wrap up!
* Fieldrunners, Spirits and BIT.TRIP BEAT debut on Ubuntu, in the
Humble Android Bundle 3
* Unity 6.2 Arrives in Quantal
* We Interview Leann Ogasawara, Canonical Kernel Team Manager,
Marathoner and Mother
* Unity 2D No Longer Installed By Default, Removed From The Ubuntu
12.10 Quantal Quetzal Repositories
* Why Ubuntu 12.04 is the best desktop experience the free software
community has to offer.
* Say Hello To Unity’s Newest Feature: Previews
* In Other News
* Other Articles of Interest
* Featured Podcasts
* Weekly Ubuntu Development Team Meetings
* Monthly Team Reports: July 2012
* Upcoming Meetings and Events
* Updates and Security for 8.04, 10.04, 11.04, 11.10 and 12.04
* And much more!