[ubuntu-art] New Identity

Chris Tooley euxneks at gmail.com
Thu Mar 4 22:18:12 GMT 2010

On Thu, Mar 4, 2010 at 4:46 AM, Thorsten Wilms <t_w_ at freenet.de> wrote:
> Hi!
> No, I don't have to get rid of stalkers ...
> I guess everyone is aware of it already, but if not:
> http://www.jonobacon.org/2010/03/03/refreshing-the-ubuntu-brand/
> There are mixed reactions on Slashdot, Digg, Reddit and a few blogs. Our
> own forums receive the price for dumbest thing I found, someone saying
> Aubergine wouldn't be a "professional" color :}

To be fair, I saw that comment on Slashdot as well. I don't understand
where that sentiment comes from...

> Recommended reading (unlike those listed before):
> http://www.kilobitspersecond.com/2010/03/03/the-new-ubuntu-lucid-look-an-appraisal/
> http://troy-sobotka.blogspot.com/2010/03/ubuntu-branding.html

Another good link to understand the reasoning behind the colour schema
was posted by Mr. Shuttleworth on his blag:


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