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Linux distros to watch in 2014

Linux distros to watch in 2014

Ten interesting desktop and mobile open source distributions


Ten great new features in Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V

Ten great new features in Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V

From next-generation Windows VMs to better Linux support, there's something for everyone in the next version of Microsoft's virtualization platform


Windows 8 peripherals for tablets and PCs

Windows 8 peripherals for tablets and PCs

Need a mouse for your Windows 8 laptop or a keyboard for your Windows RT tablet? These devices from Microsoft and Logitech are solid options from proven peripherals vendors


Apple iOS 6 Maps mess in pictures

Apple iOS 6 Maps mess in pictures

Here's a look at some of the problematic 3D views of prominent locales you'll get in the Maps app in iOS 6. Apple CEO Tim Cook apologized for the troublesome app last week and suggested that users try alternatives until Apple can improve it


Ubuntu 12.10 - So what's new?

Ubuntu 12.10 - So what's new?

Top 10 changes from previous versions of Ubuntu Linux


Linux Mint 13 Maya - Things we love and hate

Linux Mint 13 Maya - Things we love and hate

Five things we love and five things we hate about the new open source operating system


What's new in OS X Mountain Lion

What's new in OS X Mountain Lion

A quick, visual tour of the most important new features in Apple's latest operating system: OS X Mountain Lion


5 hot features of Microsoft Office 2013

5 hot features of Microsoft Office 2013

Microsoft touts touch-sensitive ways to do things faster via new Office software


Google Nexus 7 tablet - A first look at new 7-inch device

Google Nexus 7 tablet - A first look at new 7-inch device

First images of the brand-new Google tablet


Ubuntu Linux 12.04 - Ten things we love about open source OS

Ubuntu Linux 12.04 - Ten things we love about open source OS

What we like about the latest Ubuntu operating system


10 ways to make Android faster, more productive and more secure than iPhone

10 ways to make Android faster, more productive and more secure than iPhone

Some ammunition to keep bragging Apple users at bay


Tablet operating systems - Six alternatives to iOS and Android

Tablet operating systems - Six alternatives to iOS and Android

Chrome, webOS and Mer - Tablet OSes you might not have heard of


Windows Server 8 beta - A closer look

Windows Server 8 beta - A closer look

The Metro user interface as the default for a server OS may not be our cup of tea, but other than that we like its new features


The evolution of Microsoft Windows logos

The evolution of Microsoft Windows logos

Surprisingly large amounts of time and thought went into Windows 8 and earlier logos


Mac OS X Mountain Lion - A sneak peek at new Apple operating system

Mac OS X Mountain Lion - A sneak peek at new Apple operating system

Apple says its latest Mac OS X version will be released this summer; here's a look at what to expect


10 best Windows Phone apps for business users

10 best Windows Phone apps for business users

Here are the coolest Windows Phone apps we could find for business-related tasks such as scanning documents, backing up files to the cloud and analysing web traffic


Linux Mint loves and hates - 10 reasons distribution is better, and worse, than Ubuntu

Linux Mint loves and hates - 10 reasons distribution is better, and worse, than Ubuntu

We look at five reasons why Linux Mint is better than Ubuntu - and five reasons why Linux is worse


10 things we love and hate about Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot 11.10

10 things we love and hate about Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot 11.10

With smartphones and clouds the focus in new Ubuntu OS, we look at what's to like and loathe


Android features Apple copied for iOS 5

Android features Apple copied for iOS 5

Drawing inspiration from their biggest competitor


The latest Windows Mango smartphones

The latest Windows Mango smartphones

Can new designs and the latest Windows Phone 7.5 OS spark buyer interest?



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