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Ubuntu GNU/Linux Selling in 2500 Chinese Stores

Not only did Dell ramp up the number of its stores selling Ubuntu GNU/Linux but HP “began stocking two new Ubuntu laptops in over 1,500 of its Chinese stores as of September 16th.” see HP to Stock Ubuntu Laptops in … Continue reading

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Intel Strikes Back

Intel is striking back at the ARMed ecosystem two ways: “The Quark design is fully synthesizable, with extension points to allow customers to integrate their own functional blocks onto Quark SoCs. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich also said that although Intel … Continue reading

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Dell and HP! Your Folly Is Not Clinging To Consumer PC business But M$

Two of the biggest OEMs of PCs have buried their heads in the sands of Wintel so far they don’t see the real problem, that M$ is raking off the profits, leaving them with tiny margins. “Dell clings to the … Continue reading

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HP And Operating Systems

CEO Whitman, on PCs: “Let me say a bit more about our strategy in this business, using multiple operating systems, multiple architectures and multiple form factors, we are moving quickly to produce the devices that customers want, and in this … Continue reading

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And It Came To Pass, Small Cheap Computers Rule The World

“Rumour loving Digitimes reports that several major vendors, including Lenovo, HP, Toshiba, Acer and Asus will launch Intel based convertibles sometime in the third quarter. Lenovo will lead the way and it will introduce its first Android based notebook a … Continue reading

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Confirmed. It’s Time To Throw M$ Out Of The Boat Before It Sinks.

“Global notebook shipments suffered a drop in the first quarter, down 14.1% sequentially and 13.7% on year, the sharpest decline in the notebook industry’s history, showing the current weak status of the industry, according to Digitimes Research’s latest notebook report … Continue reading

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Wintel Contracts Sharply – IDC

“Worldwide PC shipments totaled 76.3 million units in the first quarter of 2013 (1Q13), down -13.9% compared to the same quarter in 2012 and worse than the forecast decline of -7.7%, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly … Continue reading

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HP Selling Direct All-in-One Desktop PC With GNU/Linux

“HP Pavilion 20-b101ea All-in-One Desktop PC with 2 year warranty Highlights Ubuntu Linux AMD E1-1200 APU with AMD Radeon HD 7310 Graphics 4 GB Memory 500 GB Hard Disk Drive see HP Pavilion 20-b101ea All-in-One Desktop PC with 2 year … Continue reading

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HP Down, But Not Out

HP is barely clinging to first place in legacy PCs but has managed to enter the consumer space of small cheap computers with a bang. “Hewlett-Packard has reentered the consumer tablet market with the Slate 7, an Android-based device with … Continue reading

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HP And “MultiOS”

“PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 4, 2013 — HP today announced its first Chromebook, widening the company’s extensive PC and workstation portfolio and expanding its multiOS approach to offer customers more choices.” see HP News – HP Unveils Pavilion 14 Chromebook. Curious … Continue reading

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Fight! Fight! Over at HP A Battle Royal Develops

“While Dr. Lynch is eager for a debate, we believe the legal process is the correct method in which to bring out the facts and take action on behalf of our shareholders. In that setting, we look forward to hearing … Continue reading

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Ubuntu GNU/Linux PC Sales

Like it or not, Canonical has salesmen and they are getting the job done: Dell now has 400 stores in China pushing Ubuntu GNU/Linux on PCs, Ubuntu GNU/Linux has shipped on $7.5 billion worth of hardware in the last 2 … Continue reading

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