The Ubuntu TV is a concept television design unveiled at CES 2012 on January 9th, 2012. Not much is known about the product yet, and Canonical is still looking for manufacturers. You can learn more about the TV by viewing its introductory video at ubuntu.com/tv.

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Can anybody explain me clearly that how to get ubuntu TV working..?

I have Samsung Smart TV 40 inch.. Smart HUB doesn't feel as good as Ubuntu TV, and I was wondering to install Ubuntu on my TV..But now I am not understanding the concept of Ubuntu TV clearly..I mean ...
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Ubuntu TV voice commands?

I've skimmed google, and the only information I could find was, Ubuntu has voice command capabilities. Since Ubuntu T.V. via PPA is more or less just an interface and uses the original OS as it's ...
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UbuntuTV with advanced sharing support?

Yes you guessed it - I am going to ask this question. Is such an OS for TV coming? TV OS with support of what in win7 is called advanced file sharing (I guess this is professionally called in windows ...
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Is Ubuntu TV included in 14.04?

Is TV included in 14.04? or is it an addon? My tuners are Quad from digitalnow in Australia.
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getting error while trying to install ubuntu-tv in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Im trying to install Ubuntu-TV and I ran apt-get install unity-lens-video and it returned This error: Selecting previously unselected package unity-scope-video-remote. Preparing to unpack ...
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Can you record live tv on Ubuntu TV

So I'm thinking of installing Ubuntu TV on my tv, but I only want to install it if it can record live tv, like a dvr, and than watch later...is this possible on Ubuntu TV?
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Will Ubuntu TV be installable on regular computers with TV cards?

Background At home and I use a HTPC to serve TV. The HTPC has 2 Ceton InfiniTV 4 PCIe cards; it runs Win7 with Windows Media Server. I have 5 xBox 360's in the house and they connect to the Media ...
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TV channel Identification using Linux C Programming

I need to develop an application which will identify the channel name which is currently running in the Television. I am using Easy CaP Video capturing device to take the video in from the dth set top ...
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Installing Ubuntu TV

I have installed desktop and wanted to install Ubuntu TV. I followed the instructions, and rebooted to the login screen. I clicked unity 2D, but it just takes me back to my main login screen, where I ...
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Status of Ubuntu TV? Can I use as an HTPC interface?

So I'm building an HTPC with some decent specs and was wondering if, with an Ubuntu Install, I can use the Ubuntu TV interface? Home Theater wise it makes more sense for me to just use an Ubuntu ...
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When is Ubuntu TV available?

I am really interested in using Ubuntu TV, however the most recent posts that i could find are from 2012 and only explain how to install the "demo" version. Does anyone know if this available, or ...
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Ubuntu TV on Samsung Smart TV 2012

Are there any chances that Samsung Smart TVs from 2012 will be supported by Ubuntu TV? Only thing i could find is: SamyGo.tv: They have a Forum, a Wiki and there even is Quake running on it!
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Any software to run Tv tuner USB in Ubuntu 12.04..? If anyone know about it then please suggest me [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What software is available to use TV tuner card? I have use Intex TV Tuner USB. I want software to use it on Ubuntu 12.04 .Can anyone know about it? Please suggest me.
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What smart tvs will be compatible with Ubuntu tv?

As I want to buy a new smart tv/ pc monitor soon, what should I purchase - or what tech criteria does it need to have - that will allow me to update the firmware (?) with Ubuntu tv software when it ...
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How do install Ubuntu TV on 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Ubuntu TV on my computer? All the guides for installing Ubuntu TV seem to be made for ubuntu 11.10 How can I install ubuntu tv on ubuntu 12.04? There is ...
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Desktop onto TV

I presently have my desktop on both my computer monitor and HDTV, windows 7 allows you to do this 3 different ways but I just duplicate the desktop to the TV. is this possible using just Ubuntu? I ...
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How do I install Ubuntu TV on my PC and booth Ubuntu and Ubuntu TV? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Ubuntu TV on my computer? How do I install Ubuntu TV on my PC TV and booth Ubuntu and Ubuntu TV?
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Will Ubuntu TV run on pc's?

I searched askubuntu.com and Google but unfortunately still am not sure. Do you think that the final Ubuntu TV software will also be available for everyone to be installed on ones pc's? just as OS or ...
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Does Ubuntu-tv work with the mythbackend or tvheadend?

The mythbackend or tvheadend does it work for streaming live tv to smart tv (ubuntu-tv).
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Ubuntu-TV app development

Are there guides/wikis on how to get started with Ubuntu TV app development? Are there existing apps out there, I have only seen YouTube. I have some experience working with BOXEE apps and was ...
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Does any TV work with Ubuntu TV or only specific ones (Hardware requirements)

I have a 1080p TV and was wondering if there is some kind of specific hardware for Ubuntu TV or any technical specifications for it that I should know. Will it work correctly with a 1080p TV with HDMI ...
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Uninstall Ubuntu TV

i was testing and installed Ubuntu TV via instructions which can be found here. https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuTV/Contributing But how do I remove it? make uninstall doesn't work and I am stuck. It is ...
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Which ARM SoC are supported by Ubuntu/will be supported in future?

I want to build an ARM based home server and a HTPC and I want to know which ARM SoCs are currently supported by Ubuntu or will be supported in the (near) future. Will Nvidia Tegra 2/3 be supported?
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Is there going to be a way to get ubuntu TV on a normal TV?

Will there be a way to get all the features of an Ubuntu TV onto a regular TV by hooking up a computer to your TV?
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Does Ubuntu support 3D monitors?

A couple of manufacturers are coming out with 3D monitors, primarily useful in gaming. It looks to me like they broadly rely on proprietary Windows drivers to work. Am I right? Are there existing ...
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How to change the default Video folder from Ubuntu TV

I installed Ubuntu TV but the default video folder it uses is the Videos folder but i have all my videos in a different folder. How can i change the folder to the folder where my videos are located.
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Would Ubuntu TV work outside USA when installed on a PC?

I've seen the blurbs about Ubuntu TV being able to receive from cable and it has EPG and so on, and I'd love to install it on a regular PC that is currently running Windows Media Center. I don't ...
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How do I watch movies and shows on my laptop using Ubuntu TV?

I compiled and in installed Ubuntu TV using ubuntu-tv/wiki site. When I run it, though, it can't play TV Shows. It says unity-2d-shell: [WARNING] GStreamer; Unable to play - ...
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What is the API for new Lens features in the Ubuntu TV alpha?

As of the Ubuntu 12.04 alpha, lenses are simply lists of results pushed onto a DBus domain like net.launchpad.Lens.MyLens. This makes lenses and scopes more or less equivalent to search engines. ...
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How do I un-install Ubuntu TV

Before I jump into the deep end of the pool and install this wonderful looking media app. My concerns are it's stability and my ability to revert my system back to it's pre-ubuntuTV state. Are there ...
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Will I be able to install Ubuntu TV as a shell? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu TV and different desktop environments So how is Ubuntu TV going to be used? I guess it won't be just an application since it will be used as an entire shell on ...
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Will Ubuntu TV be offered in different desktop environments?

Will Ubuntu TV run on all available desktop environments? Which environments will Ubuntu TV run at?
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What is Ubuntu TV?

As the titles says, what is Ubuntu TV and what are the main differences / advantages compared with any media center out there?
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How do I install Ubuntu TV on my computer?

I have a media PC connected to my TV at home. How do I install Ubuntu TV on this PC?
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In which countries would Ubuntu TV be made available?

Will Ubuntu TV be made available outside of UK/USA when it is released for public use? For example in Germany?