Is Ubuntu a Linux Distribution?

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Yes. Ubuntu is the most popular Linux distribution for desktop and laptop computers. A Linux distritubtion (aka distro) is an operating system with a Linux kernel and GNU utility programs.

Ubuntu is suitable for users and developers. You can use Ubuntu to create your own Android apps in Android Studio, or VS Code. You can create apps in Flutter for Android and desktop operating systems.

You can use Ubuntu to surf the web with Google Chrome or Firefox browser. You can edit documents in LibreOffice writer. You can edit photos in GIMP. You can draw in Krita. You can record you voice in Audacity. You can create slide show in LibreOffice Impress. You can use spreadsheets in LibreOffice Calc.

You can play games with Steam. You can edit videos in Kdenlive or DaVinci Resolve. You can watch movies and videos in VLC. You can use too many free programs available on Ubuntu software center .