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Linus Torvalds releases Linux 3.18 as 3.17 wobbles

Seven release candidates is enough
Simon Sharwood, 08 Dec 06:27

Crack open more champagne, Satya, XP's snowballing to HELL

Netmarketshare says operating system has lost 43 per cent of users in 60 days
Simon Sharwood, 05 Dec 04:55

Huawei: 'Nobody made any money in Windows Phone'

Chinese firm says no more Microsoft mobes, even if the OS is FREE
Neil McAllister, 02 Dec 00:27

systemd row ends with Debian getting forked

Greybeards vs. Gnomes fight sees creation of new 'Devuan' distro
Simon Sharwood, 01 Dec 00:58

Docker: Sorry, you're just going to have to learn about it. Today we begin

Sysadmin Blog Part One: Containers! Containers! Containers!
Trevor Pott, 28 Nov 12:18

Ten Mac freeware apps for your new Apple baby

Product round-up The latest from the software gift horse stables
Shaun Dormon, 28 Nov 11:02

First in line to order a Nexus 6? AT&T has a BRICK for you

Black Screen of Death plagues early Google-mobe batch
Neil McAllister, 21 Nov 22:46

Roll up, roll up, Microsoft's rolled up dozens of OS fixes

Linux VMs over 2TB now possible and Cloud Platform gets a scaled-up cleanup
Simon Sharwood, 21 Nov 01:59

Nexus 7 fandroids tell of salty taste after sucking on Google's Lollipop

Web giant looking into why version 5.0 of Android is crippling older slabs
Shaun Nichols, 20 Nov 22:54
Apple iPhone 4S

Bug fixes! Get your APPLE BUG FIXES! iOS and OS X updates right here!

Yosemite fixes Wi-Fi hiccup, older iOS devices get performance boost
Shaun Nichols, 18 Nov 08:01
Screenshot of Windows 10 Preview's OneDrive UI

Meet Windows 10's new UI for OneDrive – also known as File Explorer

New preview build continues Redmond's retreat to the desktop
Neil McAllister, 15 Nov 02:35
E Fun Nextbook

Walmart's $99 crap-let will make people hate Windows 8.1 even more

With 1GB of RAM and 16GB of storage, the E Fun Nextbook will be anything but
Iain Thomson, 14 Nov 20:14

Opinion

Docker: Sorry, you're just going to have to learn about it. Today we begin

Sysadmin Blog Part One: Containers! Containers! Containers!
android tongue

DROIDS - everywhere! Is Apple really even in the game any more?

DroidCon 14 I ain't drinking the Kool Aid, but I can't avoid swimming in it
Dominic Connor, 04 Nov 09:02
One Windows: Windows 10 will be delivered on multiple device types

Windows 10: Forget Cloudobile, put Security and Privacy First

Sysadmin Blog But - dammit - It would be insane to say 'don't collect, because NSA'
Trevor Pott, 14 Oct 15:16
Windows 8.1 Update Start Screen

The Windows 8 dilemma: Win 8 or wait for 9?

Second Look As good as it gets, for now

News

SLURP! Flick your TONGUE around our LOLLIPOP – Google

Android 5 is coming – IF you're lucky enough to have the right gadget
Iain Thomson, 13 Nov 02:58

Microsoft snorefest: For crying out loud, Nadella – just channel Ballmer!

Future Decoded 'Blah, blah, blah', as Uncle Fester once said
Gavin Clarke, 11 Nov 10:43

ONE FIFTH of Win Server 2003 users to miss support cutoff date

Migration is not a dirty word. Crevice, on the other hand...
Gavin Clarke, 07 Nov 09:41

Old hat: Fedora 21 beta late than never... and could be best ever

Review An alternative to mobile-obsessed Ubuntu
Gavin Clarke, 06 Nov 09:59

DROIDS - everywhere! Is Apple really even in the game any more?

DroidCon 14 I ain't drinking the Kool Aid, but I can't avoid swimming in it
Dominic Connor, 04 Nov 09:02

Windows 8 or nowt: Consumer Win 7 fans are OUT OF LUCK

Professional version keeps going – for now
Gavin Clarke, 03 Nov 11:23

NSW Govt spends half a million dollars on XP support

Foot cushions well used in eight agency IT shops
Darren Pauli, 03 Nov 05:43

Windows XP market share FELL OFF A CLIFF in October

Windows 8.x FINALLY poised to outstrip XP

CoreOS offers private Docker container registries for world+dog

Your containers, your data center, behind your firewall
Neil McAllister, 30 Oct 23:08

PEAK APPLE: iOS 8 is least popular Cupertino mobile OS in all of HUMAN HISTORY

'Nerd release' finally staggers past 50 per cent adoption
Jasper Hamill, 29 Oct 15:54

Microsoft shows off spanking Win 10 PCs, compute-tastic Azure

TechEd Europe Joe Belfiore presents auto-provisioning biz boxes
Tim Anderson, 28 Oct 13:02

Microsoft has Windows Server running on ARM: report

WinARM just doesn't sound as good as Wintel
Darren Pauli, 28 Oct 08:34
Chameleon

Was ist das? Eine neue Suse Linux Enterprise? Ausgezeichnet!

Version 12 first major-number Suse release since 2009
Neil McAllister, 28 Oct 02:01
iCloud brute force

Apple's OS X Yosemite slurps UNSAVED docs into iCloud

Docs, email contacts... shhhlooop, up it goes
John Leyden, 27 Oct 12:55

Mozilla hopes to challenge Raspbian as RPi OS of choice

Project to port Firefox OS to Raspberry Pi is under way
Simon Sharwood, 27 Oct 06:33
opensuse 13 beta 1 screen shot

OpenSUSE tidies up disto model ahead of 13.4

Tumbleweed will be the face of rolling releases
Richard Chirgwin, 27 Oct 02:02

Ubuntu's shiny 10th birthday Unicorn: An upgrade fantasy

Review Exciting possibilities. Just not yet
Scott Gilbertson, 24 Oct 14:33
Microsoft Surface bomb

Happy 2nd birthday, Windows 8 and Surface: Anatomy of a disaster

Analysis Heart of Windows 8 lives on in Windows 10
Tim Anderson, 24 Oct 14:04

Ubuntu 14.10 tries pulling a Steve Ballmer on cloudy offerings

Oi, Windows, centOS and openSUSE – behave, we're all friends here
One Windows: Windows 10 will be delivered on multiple device types

Microsoft promises Windows 10 will mean two-factor auth for all

Sneak peek at security features Redmond's baking into new OS
Iain Thomson, 22 Oct 15:00
Windows 10 start menu

Preview redux: Microsoft ships new Windows 10 build with 7,000 changes

Latest bleeding-edge bits borrow Action Center from Windows Phone
Neil McAllister, 22 Oct 01:02