Articles Tagged dell

Dell Precision 7720 Ubuntu Edition

Dell Updates its Range of Ubuntu Laptops

If you're looking for a new Ubuntu laptop Dell has got you covered. The company has updated its range of Ubuntu powered Precision laptops and desktops.

15 November 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

Dell’s New Hybrid Laptops Will Offer Ubuntu Preinstalled

Dell is to offer Ubuntu on its latest batch of '2-in-1' Inspiron laptops, marking the first time the OS has been sold on a mainstream hybrid device.

3 June 2014

Dell To Expand Ubuntu Retail Presence in China

Dell are to more than double the number of its Chinese retail stores stocking Ubuntu-loaded laptops, Canonical has announced.

5 September 2013

Availability Of Dell’s Linux Laptop Confusing US Buyers

Trying to buy Dell's developer-orientated Ubuntu laptop - the XPS 13 - is a confusing affair at present.

13 June 2013
Ubuntu Billboard

Ubuntu Axe Laptop Competition After Just 2 Weeks

Ubuntu's "Take a Billboard Photo and Win a Laptop" contest has been axed after just two weeks.

28 May 2013
Ubuntu Billboard

Ubuntu Announce Billboard Photo Taking Contest

Cameras at the ready - snap an Ubuntu billboard and you could win a Dell XPS laptop running Ubuntu!

14 May 2013

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...

22 November 2012

Ubuntu PC Sales Skyrocket in 2011

Canonical's VP of Sales and Business Development, Chris Kenyon, shared some interesting stats on Ubuntu's uptake in the world during the recent Ubuntu Developer Summit.

2 November 2012

Ubuntu Adoption Grew 160% in India Last Year

Adoption of Ubuntu grew by a staggering 160% in India over the last year, according to Canonical CEO Jane Silber. The statistic, Silber says, is based on data Canonical are privy to, such as security updates, downloads and the number of pre-loaded devices sold.

28 June 2012

Ubuntu Dell Laptops Go on Sale in India

Dell computers pre-loaded with Ubuntu are being rolled out across 850 retail stores in India. The move is the latest in a string of retail manoeuvres by Canonical and Dell, having arrived in 220 store across China late last year.

18 June 2012