Dell Linux Systems Now Shipping With Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron

Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron has been out since April, but Dell wanted to do a whole bunch of testing and add support for stuff like fingerprint readers, Bluetooth, HDMI and MP3/WMA/WMV out of the box before rolling it out on their Linux systems. It's shipping on 'em as of this second. [Dell via Direct2Dell] » 7/18/08 1:00pm 7/18/08 1:00pm

Linux Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron Officially Released, Flapping in the…

A month after the beta dropped, Linux distro Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron is officially out. Besides running GNOME 2.22 and Firefox 3 Beta 5, a big new feature is Wubi support, which'll let Ubuntu live on the same partition as Windows and makes it easy to uninstall if you want to retreat back into Microsoft's bosom. If… » 4/24/08 2:20pm 4/24/08 2:20pm