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Articles about Operating Systems
My attempt at installing Mint 16 on a UEFI system with Ubuntu has had some - at best - mixed results.
A look at the RAID capabilities of the btrfs Linux filesystem
The recent edition of MacTech magazine offers a closeup look at new features added to the command-line tool fdsetup to manage FileVault 2 in OS X Mavericks. This offers many useful capabilities for Mac managers.
Latest worldwide usage figures for PC/Mac operating systems and browsers show little change in November, a traditionally slow month. But a close look at the numbers shows that the free Windows 8.1 and OS X Mavericks upgrades were a hit.
It had its share of problems, but Apple Maps is back with a vengeance. Powered by some jaw-dropping 3D graphics and enjoying an aggressive multi-platform strategy, Apple is finally set to redefine our geospatial expectations – and take Google down a few notches.
Resizing, Adding Partitions, Adding Disk Drives, Snapshots - all while the btrfs filesystem is still mounted!
Issues with OS X Mavericks and email continue, whether it's Apple Mail's IMAP syncing or Microsoft Outlook. However, sites report workarounds for Outlook messages.
Variously called "B-Tree" or "Better" or even "Butter", here's what I found when I started to explore this 'fast-moving target' of a file system.
I've already railed against Apple's overhaul of iOS 7, with its jarring use of white and its over-reliance on textual Web motifs. But, as the rest of the software industry follows suit – and as Microsoft and Apple blur the boundaries between tablet and desktop user interfaces – it's worth asking if the user experience really is improving.
Windows RT is the operating system that many people want but don't know that it exists. But it's just not Windows, and it shouldn't be marketed as Windows.
Get some down time over Thanksgiving by preparing in advance for the inevitable 'Turkey Day' tech support requests deluge.
A few more days, a bit more experience, A lot more details - and a btrfs filesystem installation!
After 30 days with Apple's new operating system, I can sum up my experience in three words: It just works.
The 13.1 release of openSuSE is here: so how does it work on various systems, with and without UEFI Boot – and when UEFI, with and without Secure Boot
It appears that Mavericks and MS Office can play nicely together. However, problem areas include duplicate fonts and localized versions.