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Ubuntu, The prefered Linux Desktop System

Updated on March 27, 2013
Linux for Human beings.
Linux for Human beings.


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Ubuntu Ladies!Cube desktop effect!Xfce Desktop!Gnome!More!
Ubuntu Ladies!
Ubuntu Ladies!
Cube desktop effect!
Cube desktop effect!
Xfce Desktop!
Xfce Desktop!


Ubuntu, the new generation distribution from the Linux Operative Systems has gained such maturity and it is the most user liked desktop Linux solution that is the number one (1) implemented as the best alternative for new Linux users.

Ubuntu is built from the Debian Distribution core and even its name has a connotation from Africa: "Humanity towards others" . It was designed with an specific focus on the easiest installation for a Linux OS.

Under Canonical Ltd. on July 8/2005, Ubuntu keeps the bound with Debian and cooperates whit both distributions development. and it integrates all benefits from the Open Source packages same way as the main Linux OS distributions: SUSE , Fedora , and many others.


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Kubuntu is another expression from the Ubuntu OS that refers to the KDE desktop environment as its main desktop interface, due to that on its main installation the default Workspace will be the KDE desktop and will include also all the KDE software packages and utilities.

If you want to have a Kubuntu installation medium follow this link, you can get them to your front door.

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Xubuntu, a derivation from Ubuntu composed by a graphic user interface with the best performance and resources use management: Xfce.

Xfce aims to reduce memory usability and graphic resources, is recommended to get faster system response on laptops or high-efficiency workstations.


Ubuntu Education Edition, for schools and classrooms. With the same focus as Fedora Spin for Education, Ubuntu has developed a specialized version to approach education market and feed their needs through an Opens Source IT Systems.

Edubuntu for human beings!

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Edubuntu Implementation

As you see, this is not a Dummy product that is no used as some Windows lovers may think.

Open Source solutions are a high TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) reducer, and also a great and very rich alternative rather than a high costs Windows architecture implementation.

As a proof, the Macedonia Ministry of Education and Science, London November 2007; started project Computer for ever Child.

Round 1, Fight!

Ubuntu vs. Vista

And yes! This is the most expected fight ever!

Windows vs Linux! Open-source vs Close-source. Every one is always wonder what is the best. But really, is any one of them the best for you? for me?...

The answer is another question.

What do you like the most?

I like Linux the most ! XD
I like Linux the most ! XD


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      maheshpatwal 7 years ago from MUMBAI

      Ubuntu is just awesome though i have not used it personally however i have read lots of good things about it..... one of them is that ADMINISTRATOR PASSWORD can be bypass while logging on to system awesome feature.

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      Mauricio Rodriguez 7 years ago from Bogota DC, Colombia

      Thnx Dense =D

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      Dense 7 years ago from somewhere in a concrete jungle, hugging a green plastic tree, and wondering what happened

      Nice intro, you have. :D

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      Peter 8 years ago from Australia

      Ubuntu is as tonymac04 says 'GREAT' I love the open source products and I also use 'Open Office' in preference to the 'other one' :-)

      moticio, nice Hub

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      Mauricio Rodriguez 8 years ago from Bogota DC, Colombia

      Thank you Tony =)

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      Tony McGregor 8 years ago from South Africa

      Ubuntu is GREAT! And the fact that it was developed here in South Africa makes it even better for me.

      Thanks for sharing this.

      Love and peace