Ubuntu have announced the launch of Snappy Ubuntu Core for smart devices, bringing Snappy Ubuntu Core out of the cloud and onto smart devices.
Snappy Core was announced back in December of last year, it is designed to be a lightweight distribution of Ubuntu for the Internet of Things (IoT) and the cloud.
“We are inspired to support entrepreneurs and inventors focused on life-changing projects,” says Mark Shuttleworth, Founder of Ubuntu and Canonical. “From scientific breakthroughs by autonomous robotic explorers to everyday miracles like home safety and energy efficiency, our world is being transformed by smart machines that can see, hear, move, communicate and sense in unprecedented ways.”
We have already seen some device that will use the Snappy Ubuntu Core, like the Ninja Blocks Sphere and other devices, you can find out more details over at Ubuntu at the link below.