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Who is Mark Shuttleworth, and how is he related to Ubuntu?

I am going to introduce Ubuntu to some new users (students in this case). Usually, I talk about the history of Ubuntu, how Ubuntu started, who has built Ubuntu in the past, and who decides the road ...
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2answers
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How can a web developer contribute to Ubuntu?

I've done web development for the past ten years, and have used Ubuntu for my operating system for the past five. I feel like my design and development skills could be useful, but don't know how I can ...
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Why are there popular ideas on Brainstorm that developers haven't implemented? [closed]

When joining Ubuntu Community I found Brainstorm not only a wonderful idea but great in execution to. Now after watching the site for 3 releases I wonder if its only fluff that's shown to new users. ...
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2answers
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How can I help Ubuntu as a developer?

I am intermediate Java/Python/PHP developer, but I really would like to help build something for Ubuntu for free. How can I do that?
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586 views

How to start contributing to Ubuntu development?

I'd like to contribute to Ubuntu development some day. If you're a developer of Ubuntu could you tell me/us what are the prerequisites to start? What languages and technologies are needed to know, ...
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1answer
51 views

Where are all Ubuntu resources linked together?

There's a lot of pages if on wants to contribute to Ubuntu: http://harvest.ubuntu.com/ http://developer.ubuntu.com/ http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/ http://askubuntu.com http://ubuntuforums.org ...