Ubuntu launches Facebook messages-based contest with prizes for the upcoming 12.04

Ubuntu contest

Ubuntu 12.04 will be launched next week, April 26th 2012, event that, along with solid excitements related to Precise's new features and overall fancy polish, is packed with further goodies, meaning, the developers have created a Facebook event with prizes.

"We want you to post your best recommendation of Ubuntu, as a comment right here on this page. And you needn’t feel limited to words. You can link to pictures or poems, ads or anecdotes - when it comes to promoting Ubuntu, anything goes".

Messages are to be submitted on https://www.facebook.com/ubuntulinux/app_274602682618810 by 12PM (BST) on May 3rd 2012.

The prizes are:

  • 1st $100 Ubuntu shop voucher and $50 Amazon voucher
  • 2nd $100 Ubuntu shop voucher
  • 3rd Ubuntu hoodie and Ubuntu travel mug