Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter. This is Issue #209 for the week August 29th - September 4th, 2010 and is available here.

In this issue we cover:

<ul> Farewell Ian
Ubuntu 10.10 Beta (Maverick Meerkat) Released
Xubuntu Winning Artwork
New Ubuntu Lucid Proposed Kernel
Announcing Ubuntu App Developer Week!
Welcome New Members
Why do you use Ubuntu?
First Kernel Triage Summit
Ubuntu in Education
Ubuntu Stats
LoCo Team Banners for Approved Teams
LoCo Testing Team HowTo
Ubuntu 10.10 Installfests
Ubuntu Global Jam - Another Success Due to LoCo Teams Participation
Testing your multitouch device
Incredible Stories Of Free Software and Open Source
Why I Have Nothing Interesting to Say
Understanding Membership Structures in Debian and Ubuntu
What I do
How My Work Benefits Free Software
Multitouch testers in the Hall of Fame
Using the Ubuntu Stack Exchange
Ubuntu 10.10 Countdown
In The Press
In The Blogosphere
HCI at Canonical
Thinking different at Canonical
Building Apps for the Cloud: How KnowledgeTree Used Ubuntu for Rapid Development of Its SaaS Offering
GUADEC 2010 Videos
IBM DB2 on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
Canonical: Take 60 seconds with Henrik Omma
Embedded Linux Conference, April 2010 Videos
Ohio LinuxFest Proves Real FOSS Diversity
Featured Podcasts
Monthly Team Reports: August 2010
Upcoming Meetings and Events
Updates and Security
UWN Sneak Peek
And Much Much More
This issue of The Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter is brought to you by:

<ul> Amber Graner
J Scott Gwin
Liraz Siri
Nathan Handler
Penelope Stowe
Mike Holstein
Nigel Babu
And many others
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