Ubuntu Embraces The Internet Of Things

The Ubuntu, the popular Linux distro on the PC, is branching out to include smartphones, tablets, laptops, and TVs.

In a video, Canonical, the company that created Ubuntu, demonstrates how its new OS will work on a tablet. The company is already planning a line of Ubuntu-based smartphones in October. Cononical says its developer SDK originally released for smartphone development will work for tablet apps as well.