Eee-Control for Ubuntu 9.10 released: Control your netbook clock speed

Ubuntu 9.10 may include a number of netbook-friendly features, including the optional Ubuntu Netbook Remix user interface. But one thing it doesn’t allow you to do out of the box is adjust the clock speed of an Intel Atom processor. Fortunately there’s a little third party utility for that. It’s called eee-control, and today the […]

Dell Inspiron Mini 10v Ubuntu Moblin Remix Developer Edition reviewed

Dell has been shipping a version of the Inspiron Mini 10v netbook with Ubuntu Moblin Remix Edition for a couple of weeks. And the folks at Ars Technica have posted the first detailed review of the Linux netbook I’ve seen. Now, bear in mind, Dell is considering this a developer edition netbook, meaning the software […]

Dell to offer Mini 10v netbook with Moblin Linux… starting tomorrow

Dell offers the Inspiron Mini 10v netbook with a choice of Windows XP or Linux. Starting tomorrow morning you’ll also be able to pick up a special developer edition running pre-release Moblin Linux software. To be exact, it will be running something called Ubuntu Moblin Remix Developer Edition, and as you may have guessed that […]

Kuki Linux 2.8 released for Acer Aspire One netbooks – Video

Kuki is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu, and designed to work with Acer Aspire One mini-laptops. Specifically, it should run on most Acer netbooks that were designed to run Linpus Linux Lite, which is a stripped down Linux distribution that may be appropriate for beginners, but which may seem a bit limiting to more […]