Posts from the ‘Ubuntu/Linux’ Category

  • System76-new-laptops-06-2013

    System76 Announces 2 New Ubuntu Laptops

    June 13th, 2013 | Devices, Featured Slider, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    Linux computer manufacturer System76 announced 2 new laptops today. 14.1” Galago UltraPro The first new laptop is the 14.1” Galago UltraPro. It features the 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-4750HQ Quad-core Processor, a sharp 1080p Full High Definition IPS LED Backlit Display, Intel Iris Pro Graphics with 128 MB eDRAM, up to 1.256 TB of storage, […]

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  • Bonobo Extreme

    Bonobo Extreme Review – System76

    January 4th, 2013 | Devices, Reviews, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 7 Comments

    System76 was kind enough to send me their top of the line Bonobo laptop to review. Hardware & Aesthetics The review laptop isn’t fully maxed out on specs, but never the less, it is still rocking some pretty sweet internals. Some of the specs of the review laptop include: – 17.3″ 1080p Full High Definition […]

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  • Pangolin_Performance

    Pangolin Performance Laptop Review – System76

    June 13th, 2012 | Devices, Reviews, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    The Pangolin Performance is the new Ubuntu laptop from System76. Hardware & Aesthetics The base hardware of a Pangolin Performance laptop is nothing to scoff about.  System76 is already shipping the new Intel Ivy Bridge processors with their systems, which is great to see.  Unfortunately, this system was purchased right before that happened.  The laptop […]

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  • System Settings > System76 Driver

    Leopard Extreme Desktop Review – System76

    April 26th, 2012 | Devices, Reviews, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 8 Comments

    The Leopard Extreme is the high-end desktop computer from System76.  This beast of a machine is build for hardcore computer users, such as video producers like myself.  As a disclaimer, this review is for the leox2 model I got in 2011 . It has since been upgraded to the leox3.  I’ve had this system for […]

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  • 15.6" Pangolin Performance

    System76 Unveils New Lemur Ultra and Pangolin Performance Ubuntu Laptops

    April 8th, 2012 | Devices, News, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    Computer manufacturer System76 just released the newest models of their Lemur Ultra and Pangolin Performance laptops running Ubuntu. — 14.1″ Lemur Ultra The ultra portable, ultra powerful 14.1″ Lemur Ultra, starts out at $689 for the base configuration. The default configuration features a 14.1″ 720p high definition LED backlit display, with a resolution of 1366 […]

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  • Nvidia now Linux Foundation member

    NVIDIA Becomes Member of The Linux Foundation

    March 7th, 2012 | News, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    The Linux Foundation has announced major graphics card manufacturer Nvidia, has become a member of the Linux Foundation.  Nvidia has always been great in supporting open source, providing Linux drivers for their graphic cards, etc.  Now, they are official supporters.  By becoming a member, Nvidia will get discounts on Linux training, exclusive content and briefing […]

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  • KDE Spark

    Get The KDE Spark Tablet NOW!

    March 6th, 2012 | Devices, News, News, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    Open source enthusiasts have been patiently (or maybe impatiently) waiting for the KDE Spark tablet to be available.  A couple weeks ago, it was available for preorder.  Yet, the wait still continues for consumers to be be able to actually get their hands on the device.  Or do we have to wait?  The Spark tablet […]

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  • Ubuntu for Android

    Ubuntu For Android At Mobile World Congress. I’m Not Sold Quite Yet.

    February 27th, 2012 | Android, Apps/Widgets, Devices, News, News, News, Programs, Ubuntu/Linux, Unity | Joe Steiger | 4 Comments

    Canonical has already announced Ubuntu TV, but today at Mobile World Congress, they are expanding Ubuntu’s reach even farther away from “desktop computing” with Ubuntu for Android.  To put it simply, Ubuntu for Android will allow users to run a full Ubuntu Unity desktop from a docked Android smartphone.  Not only will the full Unity […]

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  • 2299 : THE GAME

    Grab 2299 : THE GAME By Bryan Lunduke

    February 21st, 2012 | Gaming, Gaming, News, Ubuntu/Linux, Windows | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    The man, the myth, the legend, Bryan Lunduke of the Linux Action Show, lunduke.com, author of Illumination Software Creator,…has just recently released a cross platform, DRM free game based off of his 2299 comic book. Bryan describes the game: The short, short version: 2299 : THE GAME is an old-school, 8-bit inspired adventure game for […]

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  • Spark tablet

    Reserve Your Open Source Spark Tablet Now!

    February 16th, 2012 | Devices, News, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    The long awaited, truly open source Spark tablet is finally available for preorder.  The KDE based tablet runs KDE Plasma Active and the Mer OS.  It comes with it’s own “App Store” to install various applications, widgets, etc.  The specs of the tablet include: – 7 Inch multi-touch capacitive screen – 1 GHz ARM Cortex […]

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