Now you can buy laptops with elementary OS pre-installed (GNU/Linux distribution)

Elementary OS is an Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with an emphasis on speed, privacy, and ease-of-use. It also happens to have a user interface that’s reminiscent of macOS and a slightly controversial history of  trying to guilt people into paying for free software. Like most GNU/Linux distributions, you can download elementary OS for free (or make […]

Kubuntu Focus Linux laptop now available (for $1800 and up)

The Kubuntu Focus is a premium notebook with a 16.1 inch display, an Intel Core i7-9750H hexa-core processor, and NVIDIA RTX graphics. But the most unusual feature is that rather than Windows, it ships with Kubuntu — a version of Ubuntu Linux with the KDE desktop environment. First announced in December, the Kubuntu Focus is […]

Clevo N240WU is a barebones laptop with 8th-gen Intel Core i7 for $669

PC makers are starting to ship laptops featuring Intel’s 8th-gen Intel Core “Kaby Lake Refresh” processors. But if you’re having trouble finding one with the exact specs you’re looking for, here’s an unusual option: you can pick up a barebones Clevo model for $669 and outfit it with memory, storage, and an OS on your […]

CLEVO M81P netbook stops by the FCC for a visit

Everybody’s favorite accidental netbook promotional agency, the US Federal Communications Commission has published documents (PDF link) related to a new 10 inch mini-laptop from CLEVO. The upcoming CLEVO M81P packs HSPA wireless broadband capabilities, which means there’s a decent chance we’ll see this little guy sold by a US telecom. But that’s about the only […]