PengPod1040 tablet runs both Ubuntu and Android

On October 24, 2013, in Tablets, by Mike Jefferson

Most tablets on the market run on Android, iOS or Windows 8, but today we have a tablet that runs on Ubuntu.


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Intermatrix U7 tablet runs on Ubuntu

On April 3, 2013, in Tablets, by Mike Jefferson

As we know, Android is the dominant mobile operating system on the market, but if you want a device that runs on a different operating system, today we have the perfect thing for you.


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Ubuntu Phone OS comes to smartphones in 2014

On January 27, 2013, in Operating Systems, by Mike Jefferson

As we already mentioned it, Mozilla is working hard on Firefox OS, but it seems that there might be another OS that is coming to smartphones, so let’s have a closer look at it.


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The tablet race has been going on for a while and there is now a new player in it. This one comes from Sharp and unlike competitors it uses Ubuntu Linux, which makes it so special.

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Just the video of the entire casemod process already deserves a mention on this blog. Will Urbina, a modder has created an “OS Xbox Pro” using the original Xbox dev kit, in addition he has put into his new PC some of the best bits of hardware resembling that of Mac Pros. It is absolutely ballistic! The OS Xbox Pro has a 2.93GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550s, an NVIDIA GeForce 9800GT card, 8GB of RAM, an 16GB solid state drive, and four traditional hard drives.

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As you will see in the video, it boots to Windows 7, Mac OS X Snow Leopard and Ubuntu. Unfortunately for Xbox fans, no, it doesn’t play Xbox games anymore, its just the case that he wanted! All this was within a budget price of $1500, that’s incredible.

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