Ubuntu Bringing Linux to your TV - Will it succeed?

Discussion in 'Linux News' started by Fred, Jan 9, 2012.

  1. Fred

    Fred New Member

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    Linux on TVs is nothing new and shouldn't come as a surprise. If you've got a DVR device, a Texas Instrument chip, an 'enhanced' media device (WD, seagate, boxee etc..) you've already got a Linux TV. What Ubuntu is doing here is associating their brand of Linux (and make no mistake about it, Canonical is doing its best to push Ubuntu as a brand) for consumer electronics vendors.

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  2. lucasbytegenius

    lucasbytegenius New Member

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    I'm getting a bit worried about the direction Ubuntu seems to be heading in. This TV thing really has me worried about the future, because Canonical is trying to push Ubuntu as a brand.

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