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Dell in talks to ship Chrome OS netbooks

Dell today confirmed that it was in talks with Google to ship Chrome OS on its netbooks. The company’s president of Greater China and South Asia, Amit Midha, said that Dell devices were in development although he didn’t add any detail. Google’s Chrome OS is a Linux-based web-focused operating system that is intended for ultra-portable […]

Conspiracy time: Dell tones down Windows critique

June 18th, 2010 | 1 Comment » Tags: , , , , ,

It was inevitable. Dell has backed away from its earlier statement that Ubuntu Linux was more secure than Windows and now has a much tamer message in its place.

Ubuntu 'safer' than Microsoft Windows – Dell

June 14th, 2010 | No Comments » Tags: , , , ,

It’s a bold statement from a company not usually known for going out on a limb, especially one that might annoy Redmond.