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HP offers Linux on new ProBook business laptops Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, April 28 2009 @ 03:01 PM EDT
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HP has started to ship its new ProBook s-series, a new business notebook targeted at small and medium-sized businesses that offers Linux pre-installed.

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Networking giant switching switches to Linux? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, April 16 2009 @ 04:42 PM EDT
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Alcatel-Lucent is planning to switch from VxWorks to embedded Linux for its network switch equipment, says an industry report. The shift is intended to be transparent to users of the overlaying Alcatel-Lucent Operating System (AOS), which has been upgraded to version 6.3.4, says the story.

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N280 netbook has optional TV tuner Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, April 14 2009 @ 04:08 PM EDT
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MSI has announced a netbook that uses Intel's 1.66GHz Atom N280 processor and offers an optional TV tuner. The "Wind U123" has a 10-inch display, 80GB, 120GB, or 160GB hard disk drives, "EasyFace" security software, and available HSDPA (high speed downlink packet access) networking, says MSI.

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Intel is looking to push its netbook operating system onto more devices Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, April 02 2009 @ 01:10 PM EST
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Intel will hand its Moblin 2 OS over to the Linux Foundation, as it seeks to spur further development of the Linux-based platform.

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Freescale Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, March 26 2009 @ 01:56 PM EST
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Freescale may be the first semiconductor company to associate itself aggressively with portable Linux devices. The former Motorola semiconductor division is sharply targeting the low-priced Linux-based Netbook market, which is hot in the world market and just starting to get warm in the US.

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Six-slot MicroTCA system runs Carrier Grade Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, March 18 2009 @ 01:44 PM EST
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Performance Technologies (PT) is shipping a 1U MicroTCA system aimed at telecom, networking, and aero/defense communication systems. The AMP5071 offers Intel Core 2 Duo or Freescale MPC8641D dual-core processors, up to six AMC modules, dual gigabit Ethernet ports, and PT's CGL-compliant NexusWare Linux distribution.

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Smallest full-featured Linux PC ever? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, March 17 2009 @ 01:38 PM EST
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CompuLab is readying a full-featured Ubuntu Linux PC that draws six Watts and costs $245-to-$400. The Fit-PC2 packs a 1.1GHz or 1.6GHz Atom processor, 160GB hard drive (or SSD), and DVI/HDMI video up to 1920x1080 into a passively cooled case smaller than three CD cases.

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MSC - Professional embedded Linux software development kits Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 16 2009 @ 02:53 PM EST
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The launch of the Little Blue Linux range of professional embedded Linux software development kits (SDKs), has been announced by MPC Data, a leading turnkey design house and systems integrator, together with Renesas Technology Europe and MSC Vertriebs.

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Build a PC For $150 (The CCM PC) Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 09 2009 @ 10:00 PM EST
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This PC is called CCM PC (Coupon Codes Mall PC) which is built in a Linux Powered PC. This Guide will give you all the information from online stores & their unique prices (note that the prices were written when this guide was made but you may be can find it with a better price because online stores always are giving promotions with the PC Pieces products).

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The Linux killer 10 inch netbook Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 09 2009 @ 05:00 PM EST
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The release of the very nice Asus Eee PC 1000HE signals a turning point in the sub-notebook market and it's one that Linux desktop advocates will not like. It looks like the 10 inch netbook has hit the sweet spot for consumers and that sweet spot includes Windows but not Linux.

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