Hands On With The Dell XPS 13 Ubuntu Laptop

The Sputnik is Dell’s cleverly code-named latest laptop endeavour. It’s a Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook that has a line up of hardware that Dell feels will lure developers away from competing vendors.

I spent just over a month testing out the Sputnik, having been sent a unit directly from the good folks at Dell.

And here are my thoughts…

In-Store Ubuntu Displays, PCs Come to China

Imagine walking into a PC store and being greeted by a large Ubuntu-branded display with a host of Ubuntu-powered devices for sale.

Well, if you’re a PC-seeking shopper in China you’ll have over ample opportunity to see just such a display, as Canonical’s new retail partnership with Dell puts Ubuntu-powered machines in over 200 stores across the country.