Windows, open source and Android rule - depending on the market niche.
Articles about Operating Systems
Christmas surprise - a tasty little Raspberry Pi (Type B). I heard all about it, but never actually touched one, so now I'm going to find out what it's really like
There've been a couple of recent developments of note regarding Microsoft's 'Midori' skunkworks operating system project.
Most of us don't usually look at the Disk Utility log when permissions are repaired. And that may be a good thing. It's the Mac version of sausage making.
A small, donation-ware utility written to let MacBook Pro users monitor how their video cards can affect battery life can serve a dual purpose: rescue a laptop with an erratic video card.
Each OS X update brings a crop of big, shiny new features as well as a bunch of small changes to longstanding actions of the Mac user interface. Guess which ones bother users the most?
A screen-shot walk-through of the excellent Fedora Linux 20 installer - and why I love it.
I've been exploring Fedora Heisenbug in five different guises - Gnome 3, KDE, Xfce, LXDE and MATE
Apple's Mavericks 10.9.1 delivers further improvements to its Mail client for Gmail users and some important security fixes for flaws in Safari.
I have installed all four versions (Cinnamon, MATE, KDE and Xfce) of Linux Mint 16 on different hardware, here are a few notes and comments about it.
Making things right when something goes wrong, and a summary of what I have seen and done in this series.
Two Linux distributions (Xfce and KDE), based on Debian Testing, with LMDE extras.
In his personal blog, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt writes up an exacting step-by-step method to switch from an iPhone to Android. He writes that one of the latest Android phones would make "a great Christmas present to an iPhone user!" Am I the only one to wonder how strange this post is?
As DevOps gets more agile, infrastructure needs unit tests too. Enterprise startup ScriptRock offers cloud-hosted testing configuration tools to get you started.
My hands-on experiments with some advanced Btrfs capabilities show why it's such a useful tool for Linux administrators.
My attempt at installing Mint 16 on a UEFI system with Ubuntu has had some - at best - mixed results.