How to Install Ubuntu on your Dell PC

This is a quick tutorial on how to install Ubuntu OS on your Dell desktop machine. As we know, Ubuntu is a Debian-based Linux operating system, with Unity as its default desktop environment. It is based on free software and named after the Southern African philosophy of ubuntu. 1. First check if your Dell model has been tested and supported by by Canonical 2. Insert the Ubuntu disk into your DVD drive or connect your Bootable USB into a port on the system.

Erle Robotics launches Ubuntu snappy core drone

Erle Robotics has launched its first Ubuntu snappy core drone. The Ubuntu Core special edition drone is a Ubuntu powered quadcopter that includes official support for new app store for drones an robots. It has official ROS support, capable of the different flight modes and ideal for outdoor operations. It has been designed for an extended flight time and it can carry a takeoff weight of about 2 kilograms. Ubuntu Snappy Core microSD image for Erle-Brain Linux autopilot available here.