The Tablet Season Brings A New Ubuntu Powered Tablet

2010 has been all about tablets – there is the iPad and a plethora of Android tablets – and it seems like it is going to continue to 2011. Now it seems we have a different contender. A few days back, some pictures of an unnamed tablet running Ubuntu has cropped up. The device is said to be running Ubuntu 10.10 Netbook Edition and the boot time reported to be almost instant. The specifications of the device are said to be as below: * Intel Atom 1.6 GHz * 2 GB RAM * 32 GB SSD Hard Drive * Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10 “Maverick Meerkat” * 10-inch Capacitive touch screen UNE 10.10 supports multi-touch but there has been a dearth of devices which uses its multi-touch features. While I am very excited to see a tablet running Ubuntu, I do not think Ubuntu is ready for tablets yet. For now Honeycomb seems like the OS for tablets.

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