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PC superstore unhinged by Linux


PC World admitted it had made a mistake and told us it will provide a full repair once the firm has made contact with the customer

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Created by C733tus 10 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 10 years 47 weeks ago
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PC World Linux laptop warranty saga gets even more bizarre


If your laptop hinge broke after a few months you might expect a warranty repair. This guy discovered to his horror that the biggest IT superstore in the UK would not repair his laptop because he had installed Linux. But then the story started getting really bizarre.

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Created by achingbaby 10 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 10 years 47 weeks ago
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Retailer Refuses Hardware Repair Due To Linux


Today I visited PC World (London, UK) because my 5-month-old laptop has developed a manufacturing fault: the hinge to the display has started to crack the plastic casing. Anyone in the know will know that this is due to the joint inside, and it means that in time the screen will separate from the keyboard.

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Created by mark 10 years 48 weeks ago – Made popular 10 years 48 weeks ago
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Ubuntu 7.04 Wins a "100 Best Products of 2007 Award" from PC World


"LONDON, May 23, 2007 – Ubuntu 7.04, commercially sponsored by Canonical Ltd., was honored by PC World with a 100 Best Products of 2007 Award. The article is available now on PCWorld.com, and will also be featured in the July 2007 issue of PC World, which hits newsstands June 12."

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Created by mercr 11 years 11 weeks ago – Made popular 11 years 11 weeks ago
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