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Ubuntu Studio 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) Beta released

The Ubuntu Studio team is pleased to announce the final beta release of Ubuntu Studio 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish. While this beta is reasonably free of any showstopper CD build or installer bugs, you may find some bugs within. This image is, however, reasonably representative of what you will find when Ubuntu Studio 18.10 is released […]

Ubuntu Studio 18.10 Wallpaper Contest Winners

We would like to thank everyone who participated in our wallpaper contest for Ubuntu Studio 18.10! With 487 votes, the top 5 submissions were chosen. The winners can be found at this link. Additionally, we’d like to announce the new default wallpaper for 18.10, designed by Ubuntu Studio developer Eylul Dogruel, and is pictured to […]

Ubuntu Studio 18.10 Wallpaper Contest Finalists

The 20 finalists for the Ubuntu Studio Wallpaper Contest for 18.10 have been chosen. You can view them at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuStudio/Artwork/CosmicWallpaperFinalists. Voting is open to the public at https://www.strawpoll.me/16471434. You may vote for more than one. The top 5 wallpapers will be added to Ubuntu Studio’s wallpaper pool based on the results of the poll. Voting closes Wednesday, […]

Ubuntu Studio 18.10 Wallpaper Contest

As we begin getting closer to the next release date of Ubuntu Studio 18.10, now is a great time to show what the best of the Ubuntu Studio Community has to offer! We know that many of our users are graphic artists and photographers and we would like to see their/your talent also reflected more […]

Ubuntu Studio 17.10 Reaches End-Of-Life

Ubuntu Studio 17.10 “Artful Aardvark” has reached End-Of-Life (EOL). It is strongly urged that users of 17.10 upgrade to 18.04 in order to receive the latest updates, including security updates. 17.10 will no longer receive any updates. Ubuntu Studio users can look forward to a new release of Ubuntu Studio 18.10 in October, including new […]

Introducing the Ubuntu Studio Audio Handbook

Author Peter Reppert saw the need for a guide to get people started in audio & music production with Ubuntu Studio. He decided to write a book. Once that book was completed, he came to the Ubuntu Studio team to give it away as a gift to the community; his way of contributing to the […]

Ubuntu Studio Development News – May 14, 2018

Plans for Ubuntu Studio 18.10 – Cosmic Cuttlefish For Ubuntu 18.10, we have been starting to think outside-the-box. There is something to be said of remaining with what you have and refining it, but staying in one spot can lead quickly to stagnation. Coming up with new ideas and progressing forward with those ideas is […]

Regarding GIMP 2.10

The Ubuntu Studio team would like to congratulate GIMP on the release of version 2.10! It has been years since the last major release of GIMP, and this one is a good one. Unfortunately for our users that use MyPaint and GIMP, MyPaint (1.2) uses libmypaint 1.2. GIMP 2.10 uses libmypaint 1.3. The two libmypaint […]

Clarification on Non-LTS Status of Ubuntu Studio 18.04

For everyone who is asking why 18.04 is not an LTS, we want to be clear: we are very much in need of volunteers to help with development. We especially need help with packaging and documentation. This entire project is run by volunteers. Nobody on the Ubuntu Studio team is employed by Canonical. We do […]

Ubuntu Studio 18.04 Released

We are happy to announce the release of our latest version, Ubuntu Studio 18.04 Bionic Beaver! Unlike the other Ubuntu flavors, this release of Ubuntu Studio is not a Long-Term Suppport (LTS) release. As a regular release, it will be supported for 9 months. Although it is not a Long-Term Support release, it is still […]