Famous music star will.i.am requested and received an Ubuntu for phones demo at CES 2013's Ubuntu booth
will.i.am is a famous American songwriter, voice actor, recording artist, philanthropist, artist globally known as one of the founding members of The Black Eyed Peas, a widely appreciated hip hop/pop band.
Seven Grammy awards, eight American Music Awards, one Billboard Music Awards, are among the awards won by the talented will.i.am.
Between January 8th and January 11th, a massive amount of attention (interested in IT persons, media, etc) is directed towards CES 2013, globally appreciated IT event, where numerous and numerous corporations, developers, companies, press members are gathered in order to discuss, demo, present cutting-edge technologies.
A definitely interesting surprise is the presence of will.i.am at the Ubuntu booth, where an Ubuntu developer demoed Ubuntu for phones to will.i.am, hip hop star manifesting interest for the innovative polished phone OS.
- Famous hacker Kevin Mitnick visited the Ubuntu booth at CES 2013
- Ubuntu for phones demoed with edit-image filled-with-entries menu and usable virtual keyboard
- Jono Bacon answered questions at CES 2013 (related to closing windows, terminal, respins, etc)
- Ubuntu's Michael Frey demoes Ubuntu for phones with built-in notification bubble (CES 2013)
- Jono Bacon video demoes Ubuntu for phones at CES 2013