Tag Archives: Dual Boot

Ubuntu coming to Android, allows any phone with a dual-core processor to run a full desktop OS

Popular Linux distro Ubuntu is looking to make itself mobile, and Android is the natural choice. It has just been announced that Canonical (creator of Ubuntu), is developing a method to bring Ubuntu to Android-based handsets. It looks like this applies to both phones with the traditional ARM-based processor, as well as the upcoming x86-based Intel powered… Read more

Android running on an iPhone 2G

A year after getting the Linux kernel running on the iPhone, David Huang (sp?) – “better known as planetbeing on the Internet” – has returned to his iPhone 2G hacking and demonstrates in the video below his dual-boot iPhone/Android setup. Using the OpeniBoot boot loader, one has only to hold down the iPhone’s home button in order to run Google’s OS as an… Read more