Articles Filed Under Hardware

Orange Pi PC 2 Is a $20 Quad-Core Ubuntu PC

If I told you that you could buy a 64-bit quad-core PC that runs Ubuntu for just $20 you’d presumably ask me what the reward tiers are, cos it sounds like a crowd-funding pitch. But it’s not. […]

6 November 2016
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Purism Want To Make a Truly Open-Source Linux Phone

Would you buy a truly open-source phone running nothing but free software? If you would, Purism want to know the sort of hardware specs you'd expect to get from it.

2 October 2016

You Can’t Install Linux on a Microsoft Signature Edition Laptop (Updated)

It seems that Microsoft Signature Edition PCs prevent you from installing Linux, with a Lenovo rep saying this is "per our agreement with Microsoft".

21 September 2016

Run Your Own Private Ubuntu Cloud with the Nextcloud Box

Most of us love using the cloud. It gives us on-the-go-access to our personal files, photos and documents, and helps keep our busy lives in sync.   But loving the cloud doesn’t mean you have […]

16 September 2016
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The Raspberry Pi Has Sold Over 10 Million Units, Celebrates with New Starter Kit

I think most of us expected it would be a success, but this big a success?

8 September 2016
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8bitdo’s (Awesome) Retro Gamepads Can Now Be Updated on Linux

Linux users are now able to update the firmware of 8Bitdo controllers through GNOME Software thanks to the work of a GNOME desktop developer.

18 August 2016

The Meizu MX6 Made Official, Ubuntu Edition ‘Coming Soon’

After months of leaks the Meizu MX6 smartphone was unwrapped at a press conference in China earlier today.

19 July 2016
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Snappy Ubuntu Core To Power Innovative Digital Signage

Screenly is the world's most popular digital signage solution for the Raspberry Pi — and it's announced plans to adopt Snappy Ubuntu Core.

18 May 2016
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Why Radeon Users May Want to Avoid Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

If you use the AMD Catalyst/fglrx driver on Ubuntu you may want to avoid upgrading to the Xenial Xerus next month.

11 March 2016

New Ubuntu Tablet: Everything You Need to Know (Updated)

Excited by news of the first Ubuntu tablet and convergence device? Us too. We answer some your burning questions, including price, specs and release date.

4 February 2016

New Ubuntu Tablet: Photo Gallery

See the new Ubuntu tablet up close, and get a closer look at the Unity 8 desktop in convergence mode.

4 February 2016

Meet The World’s First Ubuntu Tablet (That Is Also a Desktop PC)

And Canonical say it will #reinvent personal mobile computing

4 February 2016