Operatingsystem

01.12.15
Your Chromebook will let you load a new OS through a USB drive
01.12.15

Your Chromebook will let you load a new OS through a USB drive

If you've been aching to try a different operating system on your Chromebook without running it in...

By J. Fingas,   01.12.15
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12.29.14
Windows 10 will reportedly come with a new, lighter web browser
12.29.14

Windows 10 will reportedly come with a new, lighter web browser

Internet Explorer has been a cornerstone of Windows ever since 1995, but it looks like Microsoft i...

By J. Fingas,   12.29.14
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10.13.14
More than a million people have signed up to test Windows 10
10.13.14

More than a million people have signed up to test Windows 10

Thinking about giving the Windows 10 preview build a shot? You aren't the only one -- according to...

By S. Buckley,   10.13.14
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05.11.14
Samsung may soon launch Tizen phones in Russia and India
05.11.14

Samsung may soon launch Tizen phones in Russia and India

​Remember the Tizen operating system? It's not a household name, but it did make an appearance on...

By S. Silbert,   05.11.14
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05.01.14
Edward Snowden's OS of choice, the Linux-based Tails, is now out of beta
05.01.14

Edward Snowden's OS of choice, the Linux-based Tails, is now out of beta

Edward Snowden knows better than most how effectively the NSA can scope us online, so that's why h...

By S. Dent,   05.01.14
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01.22.14
Future Windows 8.1 update may let you pin its Store apps to the desktop's taskbar
01.22.14

Future Windows 8.1 update may let you pin its Store apps to the desktop's taskbar

Microsoft started blurring the lines between the modern Windows interface and the classic desktop...

By J. Fingas,   01.22.14
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12.28.13
Feedback Loop: frustrating applications, form factors vs. operating systems and more
12.28.13

Feedback Loop: frustrating applications, form factors vs. operating systems and more

Welcome to Feedback Loop, a weekly roundup of the most interesting discussions happening within the...

By D. Schumaker,   12.28.13
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12.17.13
Fedora 20 targets enterprise and mobile with improved ARM and virtual machine support
12.17.13

Fedora 20 targets enterprise and mobile with improved ARM and virtual machine support

On both desktops and servers, Fedora has seen popularity slip behind relative Linux new comers lik...

By J. Fingas,   12.17.13
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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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