Sunday, May 28, 2017

OS

OS
An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs. wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operating_system

photo: arstechnica.net The U.S. navy has spent $9.6 billion for R & D of the futuristic Zumwalt class destroyers named after Admiral Elmo Zumwalt. The ship is worth $3.5 billion with stealth capacities and enhanced survivability...

by Cade Metz, courtesy wired.com - Alex Polvi is living the great Silicon Valley archetype. Together with some old school friends, he’s piecing together a tech revolution from inside a two-car Palo Alto garage. He’s like Dave...

Cezary Pietrzak, courtesy clickz.com A few weeks after Apple announced iOS 7 at WWDC, many marketers are still trying to assess its impact on their mobile strategy. The company's biggest update in six years introduced a long...

Security sleuths have issued an alert for those using the popular 'Window XP' as operating system in their computers and laptops and advised "immediate" upgrade of software against hacking attempts. Software giant Microsoft had announced...

By Lee Mathews Jun. 25, 2013 10:55 am, courtesy geek.com Microsoft is addressing a number of customer gripes with the imminent launch of Windows 8.1. Perhaps the most noticeable change is the return of the...

by Om Malik (courtesy gigaom) Summary: Anytime Apple announces a new piece of hardware or changes its software, we get a lot of people weighing in on those developments. The news of iOS 7 wasn’t any...

AMD adds OS flexibility as it expands its custom-chip business and tries to expand into the tablet market by Agam Shah (courtesy IDG News Service) After years of Windows OS exclusivity, Advanced Micro Devices is opening...

If you like Windows 8, you'll like -- maybe even love -- Windows 8.1 "Blue." But if you're a denizen of the old-fashioned Desktop world without a yearning for touch and/or you don't want...

Firefox redesign will get a clean and clear layout, with plenty of rounded tabs. by Matthew Shaer (courtesy csmonitor)Mozilla is at work on a sweeping Firefox redesign. According to TechCrunch, which spoke at length with Mozilla...

by Dieter Bohn (courtesy theverge)   Although it seems like stories about security holes in browser add-ons are a dime a dozen, the last one was big enough for the US Department of Homeland Security to issue...

Improved Linux drivers boost support for Intel, ARM, and AMD hardware. by Jon Brodkin originally posted Apr 29 2013 (courtesy ArsTechnica) Linux creator Linus Torvalds last night announced the release of version 3.9 of the kernel....

by Steven Levy (courtesy wired.com) Google Chrome, and now Android, boss Sundar Pichai. Photo: Ariel Zambelich/Wired For the past few years, Sundar Pichai has been part of a tag-team routine staged at Google’s annual I/O developer...