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nexus-7-tab-32Jono Bacon announced yesterday, October 26th, on his personal blog that the upcoming Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) operating system will support the Nexus 7 tablet from Google.

The Ubuntu Developer Summit for Ubuntu 13.04 will start next Monday, on October 29th and the development team is preparing to give attendees a demonstration of Ubuntu OS on the Google Nexus 7 tablet.

Ubuntu-13-04-Default-Wallpaper-Was-Revealed-Download-It-Now-2Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) is set to launch in April 2013, but the development team has chosen to reveal the official default wallpaper.

It's not clear why the default wallpaper has been revealed so early in the development cycle. Usually, this kind of decision goes through a process in which the winner is chosen. This version may not be the final one, but it sure looks like some kind of evolution.

Introducing-Ubuntu-Shopping-Alternate-Lens-for-UnityThe Ubuntu Shopping Alternate Lens is an unofficial alternative to the default Ubuntu Shopping Lens announced by Canonical for the Ubuntu 12.10 operating system. With this Lens you will be able to shop on the Amazon and Ubuntu One Music Stores. It allows you to filter search results by country.

To install the Unity Shopping Alternate Lens plugin in your Ubuntu operating system, open a terminal window (hit the CTRL+ALT+T key combination) and paste the following commands (one by one, hitting Enter after each one):