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Dell spiffs up Project Sputnik laptop for open-source devs

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http://bartongeorge.net/2013/11/15/introducing-sputnik-3-and-its-unofficial-big-brother/

It looks like privately-held Dell is still backing Project Sputnik, a set of developer-oriented laptops configured with Ubuntu Linux. These laptops are Dell’s attempt┬áto win back open-source oriented web developers that drifted from PCs(s msft) to Macs(s aapl) but probably hate the whole iOS walled garden. Dell also said it is working with Docker to improve the Project Sputnik offerings.