dell

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
24

An Open Letter to Michael Dell: Why I have no choice but return my Ubuntu Inspiron Mini 10

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

Dear Michael,

I have been a fan of yours for many years - since I was a kid in fact!... I watched you embrace GNU/Linux; I remember thinking: I wonder if people realise what this will actually mean. I am sure he does. So, here I am: I bought an Inspiron Mini 10. I have no choice but return it. And now I can't stop wondering: how could Michael Dell get it just so wrong?

Read more »
fr34k123's picture
Created by fr34k123 5 years 16 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 16 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
24

Dell: Linux v Windows netbook returns a 'non-issue'

http://www.theregister.co.uk

Dell has delivered a dose of reality for both Microsoft and the Linux community on the subject of netbooks.

Speaking at OpenSource World, a Dell executive deflated Microsoft's enthusiasm for making a case out of the number of Linux netbooks returned by unhappy customers.

Read more »
mikankun's picture
Created by mikankun 5 years 17 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 17 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
25

Would you like your notebook in pink or with Windows?

http://www.linuxloop.com

I have sort of a love-hate relationship with Dell. On one hand, I appreciate that they occasionally sell Ubuntu machines, but I am really sick of their avaliability games. The number of avaliable computers, and the options that go with them, changes randomly from day to day. For new readers, I am not a fan of these variations. Today, the selection has moved from annoying to almost comical.

Read more »
australianrose's picture
Created by australianrose 5 years 19 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 19 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
27

ASUS Linux insult will be Intel and Dell's gain

http://www.itwire.com

ASUS has effectively abandoned Linux and stated a power user would use Windows instead. This backflip stands against the history of their successful Eee netbook line. Nevertheless, ASUS’ loss will be the gain of more savvy players.

Read more »
extra's picture
Created by extra 5 years 26 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 26 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
15

Ordering Ubuntu on a Dell Laptop

http://red-gecko.blogspot.com

It was time to replace the old Latitude 110L that had been my main blogging device, and since I've been running Ubuntu for a couple of years, I thought, "Why not order a Dell with Ubuntu pre-installed?" I'm so naive.

Read more »
kbcornwell's picture
Created by kbcornwell 5 years 35 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 35 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
15

Dell acknowledges recession/depression with sub-$500 laptop pricing ... plus an equipment rant

http://insidesocal.com

Dell may not have the absolute best laptop deals available — you can often do better with the HP/Compaq/Acer/Gateway specials in Office Depot's Sunday newspaper circular (see, there IS a reason to subscribe to a genuine dead-tree newspaper like our own ever-lovin'

Read more »
MBP2000's picture
Created by MBP2000 5 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 37 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
16

Dell: IBM-Sun Good For Us

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com

The chief executive of Dell Inc said on Tuesday that talk of IBM possibly buying Sun Microsystems was providing an "enormous opportunity" to the world's No. 2 PC maker in the corporate server market.

Read more »
Jimbob's picture
Created by Jimbob 5 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 37 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
18

Dell & Ubuntu's mighty Mini 9

http://blogs.computerworld.com

Dell & Ubuntu's mighty Mini 9 Want a great Linux netbook for a great price? Then, give Dell's Ubuntu-powered Mini 9 a try. I like netbooks. Not all netbooks are created equal, though.

Read more »
oldfart's picture
Created by oldfart 5 years 41 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 41 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
21

Dell admits to small Ubuntu success

http://www.daniweb.com

Dell is taking the netbook market by the horns, it would seem. First it refuses to accept that the Psion netbook trademark is a valid one, and now it bucks the market trend for not being able to sell Linux powered netbooks.

Read more »
extra's picture
Created by extra 5 years 41 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 41 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
18

Canonical’s Two Most Important Ubuntu Partners

http://www.workswithu.com

A blog entry over on ZDnet makes the case that Amazon.com and Dell are Canonical's two most important Ubuntu partners. I firmly agree. Here's why.

Read more »
junkboxer's picture
Created by junkboxer 5 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 41 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
15

Antitrust: How Microsoft Schemed to Derail Dell GNU/Linux

http://boycottnovell.com

Antitrust case produces a document (set of E-mails) which shows how Microsoft reacted to Dell's GNU/Linux fever

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 5 years 45 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 45 weeks ago
Category: Opposition   Tags:
14

Thousands of viewer comments, phone calls about Ubuntu computer story

http://www.wkowtv.com

The original story on our website, www.wkowtv.com, received more than 120,000 page visits on Thursday. To put that in perspective, our main page got about 15,000 hits.

Read more »
extra's picture
Created by extra 5 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 47 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
18

DELL, we want a free software computerDELL, vogliamo un computer libero

http://www.sorbaioli.org

"There are three simple things you can ask Dell using their LIVE CHAT on the website but most of all by phone. Our ideal computer (desktop, laptop, subnotebook) has: ..." - Personally, I would like to hear from Mark Shuttleworth ;)

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 5 years 48 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 48 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
19

free software laptop campaign

http://lists.gnu.org

"Finally I did it. I decided to point to an higher goal asking Dell to produce a free software laptop. I made a campaign in english and italian inviting all the people to ask Dell for a machine with coreboot, atheros wireless chipset and gnewsense preinstalled. Now I am asking your support..."

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 6 years 6 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 6 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
19

Dell Launches Consumer Advertising for Ubuntu Linux PCs

http://www.thevarguy.com

Dell is spending advertising dollars to promote PCs with Ubuntu Linux preinstalled. The move has significant implications for the business world as well. Here’s why.

Read more »
mads's picture
Created by mads 6 years 8 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 8 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags: