Ubuntu has announced their definitive plans to release their linux implementation for smartphones. It appears that this would exist as a replacement OS for android phones, and eventually Ubuntu would like OEM's to start shipping phones with Ubuntu preinstalled.
What do you guys think about Ubuntu as a new competitor in the phone OS space? With iOS, Android, and Windows already competing fiercely, how do you think Ubuntu will fit into this sphere? Specifically, who do you think they will compete with most heavily? It seems like an OS, to be successful, not only needs to attract consumers but also developers. How do you think Ubuntu will fair in the fight to attract both consumers and developers?