Dell's Wyse division, takes an HDMI stick, adds some Android, mixes in some thin-client sauce, and bakes up a new kind of portable PC.
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The leading open-source alternative to Microsoft Office is looking better than ever.
The rise of Android PCs and Chromebooks show that Microsoft could be losing its iron-grip on the desktop.
The battle's on. SkySQL, armed with the MariaDB MySQL clone, is going after Oracle's MySQL customers.
Red Hat introduced its latest OpenStack-based cloud service and its new virtualization program.
You can't buy a PiPad, but you can turn your Raspberry Pi into a tablet with some odds and ends and elbow grease.
CESG, the UK government's arm that assesses operating systems and software security, has published its findings for ‘End User Device’ operating systems. The most secure of the lot? Ubuntu 12.04.
Managing virtual machines and hypervisors can be a real pain. Managing multiple ones across multiple platforms is even worse Convirture is easing the headaches.
No, it's not a joke. The Linux Foundation has joined forces with the Apache Software Foundation, the grandfather of open-source development groups, to help run ApacheCon.
Intel and partners are going to be bringing us PCs that run both Android and Windows 8.1. Meanwhile, AMD and its partner BlueStacks will enable users to run Android and its apps on Windows.