Kubuntu Focus News
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May 11, 2020: Deep Learning updated to include Tensorflow 2.2.0 (GPU) and AI Benchmarks

Kubuntu Focus 20.04 Enterprise Laptop

Update kfocus-001-main-1.1.5-1 updates TensorFlow to version 2.2.0 with the latest RTX support and runs a suite of benchmarks. Run `kfocus-001-conda` and follow the instructions. When prompted, replace the existing `tensorflow` environment. Also when prompted, elect to run the AI benchmarks.

Other changes in 1.1.5-1 include:

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May 7, 2020: Announcing the Kubuntu Focus 20.04 Enterprise Laptop

Kubuntu Focus 20.04 Enterprise Laptop

The Focus team today announced the availability of Kubuntu 20.04 on the Linux laptop designed especially for the Enterprise:

All sales help make the Kubuntu Distribution even better and fund continual improvement of the Focus. This device is authorized by Kubuntu and a major portion of each sale is donated to the Kubuntu Council.

Here’s what others are saying about The Kubuntu Focus:

02 May 2020 — Order the Kubuntu Focus with 20.04 LTS Now

Kubuntu 20.04 LTS

Kubuntu 20.04 LTS is available for all systems. The first batch with the 20.04 builds shipped on 02 May 2020. We invested many weeks to ensure the OS, curated apps, UX preferences, workflows, and hardware optimizations work well with 20.04 while also improving 18.04 support. We hope you like it!

We will be releasing an upgrade guide for users who wish to migrate from 18.04.4 LTS to 20.04 LTS the week of 2020-05-09. If you’d rather backup your data and perform a clean install, this Workflow is highly tested and works great.