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Dual-booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.10view story

http://www.linuxbsdos.com – This is the second article on dual-booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.10 on a computer with one hard disk. The first, how to dual-boot Ubuntu 10.10 and Windows 7, showed how to accomplish the task with GRUB 2, the boot loader used by Ubuntu, installed on the Master Boot Record (MBR) of the hard disk. (HowTos)

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Workstation Benchmarks: Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu Linuxview story

http://www.phoronix.com – with the first round consisting of Is Windows 7 Actually Faster Than Ubuntu 10.04 and Mac OS X vs. Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu benchmarks -- are currently being done atop a Lenovo ThinkPad W510 notebook that is quite popular with business professionals. (Distributions)

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Fight Club: Windows 7 vs Mandriva 2009.1view story

http://www.linuxforu.com – Both Windows 7 RC and Mandriva 2009.1 Spring (Free) come on single-layer DVDs. Windows 7 is a smaller download at 2.35 GB, whereas Mandriva weighs in at 4.34 GB, or 1.99 GB more. Both are ISO images, and have to be burned onto a disk. (Distributions)