Articles Filed Under Hardware

GPD Pocket Crowdfunder Passes $1 Million Mark

GPD Pocket, a 7-inch ultra-mobile PC available pre-loaded with Ubuntu, has received over $1,000,000 in user contributions in under a week.

19 February 2017
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GPD Pocket, the 7-Inch Ubuntu Laptop, Has Raised $700k in 24 Hours

The GPD Pocket has only been live on IndieGoGo for 24 hours, but it's has already amassed a staggering $700,000 — $500,000 more than it was seeking!

16 February 2017
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GPD Pocket, The 7-Inch Ubuntu Laptop is Now Live on IndieGoGo

Crowdfunding for the GPD Pocket is underway on IndieGoGo, and the good news is that it has already smashed through its $200,000 goal.

15 February 2017

Meet the KDE Slimbook, a Powerful Laptop Running KDE Neon

The KDE Slimbook is a new KDE-branded laptop that comes pre-loaded with the Ubuntu-based KDE Neon Linux distribution.

26 January 2017

Dell’s Has Sold ‘Tens of Millions’ Dollars’ Worth of Project Sputnik Laptops

Curious about Dell's Ubuntu-powered laptops? So is Linux personality Bryan Lunduke, who talks to Dell's Barton George to learn more.

19 January 2017
dell Precision 3520 with ubuntu

Dell’s Latest Laptop is $100 Cheaper If You Buy It With Ubuntu

Dell love Linux. That’s not a bit of marketing fluff designed to look good writ large on a conference banner, but actual, tangible fact. Today the company announced the immediate availability of the Dell Precision 3520 mobile workstation […]

11 January 2017
gpd pocket laptop

Meet the GPD Pocket, a 7-inch Ubuntu Laptop

Meet the GPD Pocket, a high-spec 7-inch laptop that the device's makers say will be available to buy pre-loaded with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

8 January 2017
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$89 Pinebook Linux Laptop To Go On Sale Next Month

New details about the $89 Linux ARM laptop have emerged, including a tentative shipping date and warranty details.

4 January 2017

This $90 Kit Converts an ODROID board into a Touchscreen Ubuntu PC

We’ve seen what the Raspberry Pi can do when you throw in some extra hardware, and we recently heard about what the Pine64 is going to do once it’s inside a laptop casing. But what about that […]

7 December 2016
pine book linux arm laptop

Meet the Pinebook, a $89 ARM Laptop That Runs Ubuntu

The Pine64 Pinebook is an ARM laptop priced from $89. It can run Android, ChromiumOS and various flavours of Linux, including Ubuntu.

25 November 2016
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‘Station Dock’ To Help Drive Convergence on Ubuntu

You're looking at a proposed new 3D dock that, its creator hopes, will help bring the dream of Ubuntu convergence to more people.

22 November 2016

Nintendo’s $60 NES Classic Runs Linux

Chances are you’ve seen (and cooed over) the Nintendo NES Classic, a $60 re-version of the 1980s gaming console legend. It’s cute, cheap and comes with 30 NES games pre-loaded. You also get everything you need right in […]

7 November 2016