Ubuntu recently announced that it will officially release Linux-based OS for mobile phones later this year. The latest news is we might get to see the OS on tablets too. Ubuntu’s official website now carries a message with a timer saying “Tick, Tock, Tablet Time!”.
Canonical — the parent company of Ubuntu recently announced that the Touch Developer Preview of Ubuntu OS will be available for the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 4 on Feb 21. However now they will also release the OS for tablets in the Mobile World Congress. The Mobile World Congress begins on Feb 25th and will end on 28th.
Experts say that Ubuntu smartphones are expected to be released officially in October.