Bonobo Extreme 17.3-inch gaming laptop runs Ubuntu

Extreme gaming laptops are typically associated with Microsoft's Windows operating system, rather than OS X  or Linux.

Unofficial Netflix app hits Ubuntu

The desktop browser version of Netflix relies on Microsoft Silverlight and isn't exactly compatible with Linux - at least up until now.

Netflix arrives on Ubuntu - with a fix

Ubuntu is without a doubt one of the most popular flavors of Linux, as the operating system is fully capable of running smoothly even on outdated or anemic hardware.

Devs port Ubuntu to Rockchip (RK3066) devices

Rockchip’s stalwart RK3066 can best be described as a dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 chip with clock speeds up to 1.6 GHz.

Samsung's ARM-powered Chromebook runs Gentoo Linux



We've already seen Ubuntu loaded up on Samsung's $249 ARM-powered Chromebook, but the Linux modding hasn't stopped there.

Nexus 7 tablet runs Chromium OS

Google's wildly popular Nexus tablet may run Android as the default OS, but that hasn't stopped devs and modders from loading alternate operating systems on the device. 



Ubuntu Nexus 7 installer goes live



The highly versatile Ubuntu was first spotted running on Google's flagship Nexus 7 tablet just about a week ago.

Samsung's ARM-powered Chromebook runs Ubuntu

Samsung's Chromebook hasn’t even officially shipped yet, but a developer by the name of Olof Johansson has already managed to load up Ubuntu on the $249 laptop. 



Video: Ubuntu Linux hits Google's Nexus 7



It’s no secret that Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth wants the highly versatile Ubuntu loaded and running on mobile devices like tablets.

Steam Linux beta begins next week

The much anticipated Linux version of Valve's digital download platform Steam will reach beta mode next week.

BeagleBoard cape plug-ins are all the rage


The BeagleBoard organization recently announced the availability of over 20 new plug-in boards for its ARM-powered computer platform - which runs both Google Android 4.0 and Linux Ubuntu. 



Dell touts Linux laptop for Android, JS devs



Dell is prepping a dev-centric laptop that runs Ubuntu 12.04 on XPS13 Ultrabook hardware.

Video: The $70 Mele A1000 Android/Ubuntu box


The $70 Mele A1000 Android box has certainly been generating a lot of attention within the mobile dev and modding community.



New software turns Android phone into Ubuntu hardware

There is a new trend in smartphones in turning them into computers, and now a new program is bringing the same kind of operating system that real PCs use.

Canonical wants Ubuntu on tablets and smartphones

Canonical has confirmed plans to expand its Ubuntu Linux distribution to tablets, smartphones and other mobile interactive devices.

Vintage but modern Commodore 64 PC now on sale

It's the look and feel of the 1980s with all the horse power of the 2010s.

Feb 3: SmallCloudBuilder/SmallNetBuilder daily roundup

Today's roundup from SmallCloudBuilder and SmallNetBuilder includes a how to for building your own firewall, a review of Ubuntu's new cloud storage and sync service, new "daily news" apps for the iPad and more.

Video: Ubuntu crash lands on Samsung's Galaxy Tab

A talented XDA-Dev team member has managed to boot Ubuntu Linux on Samsung's Galaxy-class Tab.

CUPP debuts ARM-x86 Hybrid PC

Have you ever dreamed of owning a rig that combined x86 and ARM architecture onto a single, seamless platform? Well, you can stop fantasizing, because switching between an ARM-based OS and Windows 7 is now as simple as pressing alt+tab.

Canonical preps Ubuntu for tablets

Canonical is reportedly prepping a tablet-specific version of its popular Linux flavor.