Operating system

02.25.14
Breaking the smartphone mold isn't easy. Just ask Jolla
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02.25.14

Breaking the smartphone mold isn't easy. Just ask Jolla

Jolla's got a big problem, and the company knows it. The small Finnish startup has grand plans to...

By J. Volpe,   02.25.14
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10.09.13
Firefox OS 1.1 arrives, bearing MMS support and performance enhancements
10.09.13

Firefox OS 1.1 arrives, bearing MMS support and performance enhancements

Firefox OS is unquestionably a work in progress, but with a point upgrade a few weeks after launch...

By B. Heater,   10.09.13
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10.02.13
Windows 8.1 is available to pre-order, not that you'll get any discount
10.02.13

Windows 8.1 is available to pre-order, not that you'll get any discount

If you've been actively waiting to pre-order a brand new operating system on DVD, then a) We're gl...

By S. Sakr,   10.02.13
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09.25.13
Amazon's Fire OS 3.0 'Mojito' arrives just in time for those new tablets
09.25.13

Amazon's Fire OS 3.0 'Mojito' arrives just in time for those new tablets

New hardware without a software refresh? Don't make Jeff Bezos laugh. Today's arrival of three new...

By B. Heater,   09.25.13
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06.10.13
Apple announces iOS 7
06.10.13

Apple announces iOS 7

Apple has announced a new iPhone operating system, iOS 7. On stage today during the WWDC keyno...

By M. Schramm,   06.10.13
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05.31.13
Macworld discovers the most loved (and hated) features of OS X
05.31.13

Macworld discovers the most loved (and hated) features of OS X

With WWDC and revamps of iOS and OS X on the horizon, Macworld conducted an interesting survey,...

By M. Schramm,   05.31.13
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05.05.13
Debian 7.0 'Wheezy' now available, lets Linux users mix architectures
05.05.13

Debian 7.0 'Wheezy' now available, lets Linux users mix architectures

In a market crowded by ocelots, cows and mountain lions, it's nice to see an operating system that...

By S. Buckley,   05.05.13
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04.16.13
Facebook considered building an operating system for Facebook Home, but wanted greater reach
04.16.13

Facebook considered building an operating system for Facebook Home, but wanted greater reach

"The [story behind the history of Home] was about making an experience that flows through friends...

By D. Murph,   04.16.13
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01.08.13
Microsoft moves another 20 million Windows 8 licenses over holiday season, 100 million total app downloads
01.08.13

Microsoft moves another 20 million Windows 8 licenses over holiday season, 100 million total app downloads

Ready for your quarterly dose of Windows 8 sales figures? After hearing that some 40 million licen...

By D. Murph,   01.08.13
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