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Dell to sell Linux PCs May 25, 2007

Posted by ronandi in News.

DELL said it would launch three computer systems, including one notebook, on that will ship with the open-source Linux operating system already installed.

They will come with Ubuntu 7.04 and will have a cheap starting price of just $599.

Earlier this month, Dell joined a collaboration between Microsoft and Novell to allow Linux software to work with Windows on computer servers.

Linux is the most popular variant of open-source software. Unlike proprietary software, open-source software lets developers share code and add functions, and users only pay for custom features, maintenance and technical support.

Just thought that this might be a little interesting to some of my linux-using readers.

Its short and doesnt really say anything more but…Original Source



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