- [BREAKING] Petition to revoke the visa of and deport Justin BieberPosted 6 months ago
- The Biebs Fallout ContinuesPosted 6 months ago
- BREAKING – Justin Bieber MugshotPosted 6 months ago
- Fresh video surfaces of Rob Ford allegedly drunk in TorontoPosted 6 months ago
- Ben Affleck Is The New BatmanPosted 11 months ago
- Click Here To Like Us On Facebook
- Follow Us On Twitter, @PopFocal
Ubuntu Launches Smartphone OS – Competes with iOS/Android on Design
After a long tease, Ubuntu has finally released information about Ubuntu for Smartphones ahead of CES 2013.
The system’s design is slick. Geared toward the tech crowd, Ubuntu Phone looks great. Moving around the system is all gesture based, depending on which edge of the screen you swipe in from. For instance, swiping your finger from the left edge of the phone brings up the applications menu or swiping from the right edge moves back to other open apps.
Bringing back memories (or nightmares) from Motorola’s past, the new OS also turns into a desktop system when docked allowing you to dock your phone and bring it to life on a screen along with a mouse and keyboard.
Ubuntu is forward-facing and a big leader in the tech world, although the mainstream may not be as aware. The phone’s demo ironically uses Android’s previous flagship device, the Galaxy Nexus.