Articles Tagged indiegogo

a lady holding the Chuwi MiniBook

The 8-inch Chuwi MiniBook Touts Support for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Fans of diminutive computers will no doubt of heard of the Chuwi MiniBook by now — but chances are they haven't seen it running Ubuntu!

4 July 2019
the "ataribox" Atari VCS console runs Linux

Ataris VCS Delayed, But I’m Not Sure Anyone Even Cares At This Point…

Shipment of the Ataris VCS Linux games console has been put back to December 2019 at the earliest, despite an original release date of July 2019.

22 April 2019
The GPD Pocket 2 Laptop

GPD Pocket 2: 7-Inch Laptop Gets a Faster Processor

Remember that tiny 7-inch laptop we collectively cooed over last year? Well, an updated model with slimmer bezels and a faster CPU is on the way. The GPD Pocket 2 builds on the things the […]

15 June 2018
gpd pocket being used

GPD Pocket, The 7-Inch Ubuntu Laptop, is Now Shipping

Ubuntu fans with small fingers (and big pockets) will be pleased to hear that the GPD Pocket Ubuntu edition has begun shipping.

16 August 2017

Gemini PDA is a 5.7-inch, 10-Core PDA That Runs Android & Linux

I'm late; I've only just come across the Gemini PDA crowdfunder on IndieGoGo, which launched at the start of this month. And boy am I in love.

26 March 2017

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

RetroEngine Sigma Is a Linux-Powered Retro Games Console

A new Linux-powered retro games console wants to do for the Gameboy, SNES and Genesis, what the NES Classic has done for the NES. As a retro gamer I (quite naturally) was stoked to see the […]

7 December 2016

Crowdfunding Skirmish Proves A Success for War Game ‘0 A.D.’

Some $33,000 has been raised to support development of open-source historical war game '0 A.D.' - enough to pay for a full-time developer.

28 October 2013

Historical Strategy Game 0 A.D. Looks to Crowdfunding for Future Development

The team behind the cross-platform game 0 A.D. is asking for donations to drive continued development of the free and open source realtime strategy title.

30 September 2013

Linux Twitter App ‘Birdie’ Hops Aboard Crowdfunding Bandwagon

Lightweight Twitter app 'Birdie' has jumped aboard the crowd-funding bandwagon. The project is seeking €5,000 to 'create the best Twitter client available' for Linux.

31 July 2013

Ubuntu Edge Clears $4 Million Mark

The addition of lower pledge perks has helped Canonical’s Ubuntu Edge campaign soar past the $4 million mark. Although still a long way shy of the full $32 million goal, the project has secured a […]

24 July 2013

Ubuntu Edge Crowd Funder Passes $2 Million In Less than 12 Hours

The Ubuntu Edge crowd-funder has raised in excess of $2 million in less than 12 hours. Over 4,000 backers have pledged so far.

22 July 2013