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Articles about Operating Systems
One year after Apple rebranded its desktop operating system from fearsome felines to California landmarks, Mac OS X is getting a much-needed refresh.
The final release of Mint 17 is available, here's how it works for me on UEFI firmware systems.
There are over a billion Linux end-users in the world in 2014. Yes, that's right, a billion.
Adding memory and swapping for an SSD was easy. Getting Windows 8.1 Update on the SSD a lot less easy.
Six simple - but effective - tricks that will help boost your OS X productivity.
The ban on Windows 8 by China's central government presents great opportunities for Chinese-originated operating systems, and the key issue now is to build up an ecosystem to feed the growth of these Chinese OSes, reports Xinhua the official news agency in China.
Investigating a powerful and flexible feature in the latest Mint Cinnamon desktop - with multiple displays.
China has banned Windows 8 from being installed on new computers. Microsoft tells ZDNet it was surprised by the decision.
The next release of the very popular Linux Mint distribution will arrive soon. Here is a look at the Release Candidate, with Cinnamon and MATE desktops.
Frustrations with OS X Mavericks continues. And the hopeful fixes keep coming.
HP is the first manufacturer to agree to ship PCs running the Chinese-language Ubuntu Kylin OS.
It might come as no surprise that you can downgrade your Microsoft operating system one level, from Windows 8.x to Windows 7, for example, but did you know that you can limbo all the way down to Windows 95? You can.
Several interesting new releases of Raspberry Pi operating systems - which means lots of fun.
With MiniMe, LXDE, MATE, KDE and Full Monty versions, there's a size and style for everyone in this distribution family.
Three more popular Linux distributions (and one failed attempt), and finally my overall impression and evaluation of my new Acer V5-131