System76 Courts Ubuntu Users with Shiny New Laptop

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http://www.thevarguy.com – While Linux users may suffer the stereotype of being cheap, that isn’t stopping open source OEMs from courting customers willing to pay premium prices for premium PCs. Case in point: eRacks recently introduced a new line of high-end desktops, and System76 followed suit with the debut of the Gazelle Professional Laptop, which, for all its power, actually prices out quite competitively with PCs subject to the “Windows tax.” There can be little question that the Linux crowd constitutes something less than a hardware vendor’s dream, at least from a business perspective. Mor (IT news)