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Dell XPS has become a Linux Ultrabookview story

http://www.linuxandlife.com – Dell XPS is really an awesome laptop and today it has become even more awesome. Earlier this year, Dell announced their "Project Sputnik", intended to produce a developer-focused Linux laptop using their popular XPS-13 Ultrabook as base hardware. (Distributions)

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LVD1 goes blurry if HDMI (DFP1) gets plugged inview story

http://askubuntu.com – I was wondering if anyone can explain why all of a sudden on 12.04 when I plug the HDMI in the text on my laptops monitor gets blurry. (HowTos)

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SD Card Reader not working in Ubuntu 12.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a read many other posts on this issue and believe that Ubuntu 12.04 is not even recognizing my SD Card Reader as just that: Computer Model: Metabox (Australian builder of Clevo laptops) / Clevo P150EM OS: Ubuntu 12.04 (64 Bit) CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3720QM CPU @ 2.60GHz HD: 120GB Intel 550/520MB/s SSD According to the people who built my computer, the specs of the SD Card reader in my c (HowTos)

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Google Makes A Pre-Holiday Marketing Push For Chromebooks With New Online, Times Square And Best Buy Ad Campaignsview story

http://techcrunch.com – We don’t know much about how successful Google’s Chromebooks really are. Outside of talking about their adoption in schools and businesses, Google has never released any detailed sales figures. Most analysts assume they aren’t exactly a run-away hit. (IT news)

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System76 Debuts High-End Laptop Powered By Ubuntuview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – If consumer demand for desktop Linux PCs is limited, the market for Linux based gaming laptops is even smaller. But that hasn’t stopped open source OEM System76 from releasing a new notebook PC designed for gaming and powered by Ubuntu. (IT news)

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Ideum’s GestureWorks Platform Will Let Developers Create Complex Gestures For Ultrabook Appsview story

http://techcrunch.com – Ideum has built a platform for developers to create complex gestures for apps that can run on 100-inch table top displays or the small screens of Ultrabooks running Windows 8. Ideum’s GestureWorks platform shows how developers will increasingly have the freedom to think beyond developing apps that are limited to those that require a keyboard or a mouse. (IT news)

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Is there an easy way to switch playback soundcards?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I recently purchased the roccat kulo headset which comes with a nice USB soundcard, completely functional under linux :). (HowTos)

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Do Ubuntu certified laptops hardware work out-of-the-box?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I saw these laptops at the Ubuntu website. http://www.ubuntu.com/certification/...ategory=Laptop It says here that these laptops are certified by Ubuntu. It says that these laptops are certified. Particularly I am looking at the laptops with hybrid graphics, but how sure am I that these laptops will run well under Ubuntu? Is the driver pre-installed? (Hardware)

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Laptops and HD video playbackview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – ernetas wrote:mplayer, with a command line, of course. [...] I realize that you probably won't believe me, so here's a videoNo optirun or anything similar? Means you're *not* in Optimus mode, you have a hardware mux that is currently set to Nvidia.ernetas wrote:The problem is in licensing?Yes, the problem is licensing. (HowTos)

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problems with booting without usb support from biosview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have installed xubuntu 12.04 in an 60 Gig usb 2.0 external HD. I have been using that rather than my desktop. Recently I found myself in a fairly remote part of a third world country, with a very unreliable internet connections, a few laptops -- none of which boots off a USB. (HowTos)