News tagged ‘operating system’
Friday, 9 Nov 2012
Microsoft has been working on a new OS called Midori for a couple of years. Besides developing their Windows operating systems, Midori is the company's new operating system, believed to be designed around Singularity that was a Microsoft Research microkernel operating system.
Friday, 12 Oct 2012
It's two weeks to the October 26 launch of Windows 8, and we finally have pricing and packaging confirmation from Microsoft. The Windows 8 Pro upgrade DVD costs US$69.99, and an online upgrade costs US$39.99.
Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012
Rumors about the release date for the final version of Microsoft's Windows 8 have started making their rounds on the Internet.
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012
One of the most commonly recognizable features of the Windows OS over more than a decade has been the Start Button and Menu. Microsoft has made the radical decision to ditch both for the upcoming Windows 8.
Friday, 23 Sep 2011
Too much of a good thing may be a hindrance as Windows 8's secure-boot functionality could prevent some users from running both Windows and Linux.
Monday, 11 Oct 2010
Ubuntu 10.10 has been released, with updates to its Ubuntu One cloud service, an improved installer and a customized netbook desktop shell.
Friday, 30 Apr 2010
The latest version of Ubuntu, codenamed Lucid Lynx, has been released, bringing along new features and a visual redesign.