Slashdot Items Tagged "os"

Date / Time Story
Thursday November 26, 2015 @02:20PM Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Will Ship With Linux Kernel 4.4 LTS
Friday November 20, 2015 @06:07PM Happy 30th Birthday, Windows!
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @12:52PM Microsoft's Plan To Port Android Apps To Windows Proves Too Complex
Sunday November 15, 2015 @10:13PM Linux 4.4 Kernel To Bring Raspberry Pi Graphics Driver, Open-Channel SSD Support
Friday November 13, 2015 @06:11PM Microsoft Rolls Out Major Fall Update To Windows 10
Thursday November 05, 2015 @08:17AM OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 Released
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @01:08PM Andrew Tanenbaum Announces MINIXcon
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @12:51PM The Return of OS/2 Warp Set For 2016
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:30PM Linux 4.3 Released As Stable; Improves On Open-Source Graphics, SMP Performance
Sunday November 01, 2015 @01:53PM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:33AM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Friday October 30, 2015 @05:26PM Twitch Viewers Will Try To Collaboratively Install Arch Linux
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:19PM Ubuntu 15.10 'Wily Werewolf' Released
Sunday October 18, 2015 @11:17AM Celebrating 20 Years of OpenBSD With Release 5.8
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:42AM Debian Dropping Linux Standard Base
Friday October 09, 2015 @03:57PM NetBSD 7.0 Released
Friday October 09, 2015 @02:52PM Debian dropping Linux Standard Base
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:20AM Microsoft Claims 110M Devices Now Run Windows 10
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:03AM Matthew Garrett Forks the Linux Kernel
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @10:27AM From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:06PM OpenIndiana Hipster 2015.10: Keeping an Open-Source Solaris Going
Friday September 18, 2015 @10:08AM Cuba's Ubuntu Linux-Based Open Source Linux OS to Get Facelift
Sunday September 13, 2015 @01:07PM Linux 4.3 Bringing Stable Intel Skylake Support, Reworked NVIDIA Driver
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:08AM Microsoft Is Downloading Windows 10 Without Asking
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @11:07AM Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
Monday August 31, 2015 @02:21PM The Long Reach of Windows 95
Sunday August 30, 2015 @02:49PM Linux Kernel 4.2 Released
Sunday August 30, 2015 @12:50AM A FreeBSD "Spork" With Touches of NeXT and OS X: NeXTBSD
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:13AM Contiki 3.0 Released, Retains Support For Apple II, C64
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:40AM Since-Pulled Cyanogen Update For Oneplus Changes Default Home Page To Bing
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:33AM Happy Birthday, Linux! An OS At 24
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @06:42AM Linux Turns 24, Happy Birthday!
Sunday August 23, 2015 @08:27AM Windows 95 Turns 20
Saturday August 22, 2015 @05:14PM Ubuntu Core Gets Support For Raspberry Pi 2 GPIO and I2C
Friday August 21, 2015 @03:17PM Meet Linux's Newest File-System: Bcachefs
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:23AM Linus Torvalds Isn't Looking 10 Years Ahead For Linux and That's OK
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @01:41PM Linus Torvalds Isn't Looking 10 years Ahead for Linux and That's OK
Thursday August 13, 2015 @11:26PM How Microsoft Built, and Is Still Building, Windows 10
Monday August 10, 2015 @07:11AM Windows 10, From a Linux User's Perspective
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:02PM Windows 10 RSAT, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 3 Coming This Month
Thursday August 06, 2015 @08:51AM Israeli Security Company Builds "Unhackable" Version of Windows
Saturday August 01, 2015 @05:30PM Samsung Woos Developers As It Eyes Tizen Expansion Beyond Smartphones
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:23PM Ask Slashdot: Can You Disable Windows 10's Privacy-Invading Features?
Friday July 31, 2015 @05:53PM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Thursday July 30, 2015 @09:45AM A Naysayer's Take On Windows 10: Potential Privacy Mess, and Worse
Saturday July 25, 2015 @03:47PM HardenedBSD Completes Strong ASLR Implementation
Saturday July 25, 2015 @08:26AM KDE Community Announces Fully Open Source Plasma Mobile
Friday July 10, 2015 @05:31PM Lenovo Will Sell Ubuntu Laptops In India
Sunday July 05, 2015 @08:45PM Ask Slashdot: If You Could Assemble a "FrankenOS" What Parts Would You Use?
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:00AM First Fedora Image For the MIPS Available For Testing
Monday June 29, 2015 @12:28AM New Leaked Build Is Evidence That Windows 10 Will Be Ready By July 29
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:45AM Linux 4.1 Kernel Released With EXT4 Encryption, Performance Improvements
Sunday June 21, 2015 @02:17PM The Unintended Consequences of Free Windows 10 For Everyone
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @11:30AM Linus Torvalds Says Linux Can Move On Without Him
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @10:24AM A Technical Look Inside TempleOS
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:46AM Linux Kernel 4.1 Will Be an LTS Release
Thursday June 04, 2015 @01:35PM Microsoft To Release Low-Cost Windows 10 With Bing Branding
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:40AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @07:03AM Mozilla Drops $25 Smartphone Plans, Will Focus On Higher Quality Devices
Friday May 22, 2015 @10:09PM 25 Years Today - Windows 3.0
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @03:54PM Huawei's LiteOS Internet of Things Operating System Is a Minuscule 10KB
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:40AM First Smart TVs Powered By Firefox OS On Sale In Europe, Worldwide Soon
Monday May 11, 2015 @03:05AM Linux Mint Will Continue To Provide Both Systemd and Upstart
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @02:04PM Why Was Linux the Kernel That Succeeded?
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:01PM Debian GNU/Hurd 2015 Released
Friday May 01, 2015 @05:56PM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @11:42AM China's Tencent Launches Smart Hardware OS To Rival Alibaba
Monday April 27, 2015 @03:13PM Alibaba Looks To Rural China To Popularize Its Mobile OS
Thursday April 16, 2015 @05:41PM GNU Hurd 0.6 Released
Thursday April 16, 2015 @04:27PM GNU Hurd 0.6 Released
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @08:39AM Linux Getting Extensive x86 Assembly Code Refresh
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Saturday April 04, 2015 @06:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Saturday April 04, 2015 @09:47AM Second Technical Preview of Windows Server 2016 Arriving This Spring
Monday March 30, 2015 @07:14AM Systemd Devs Fork Linux Kernel
Saturday March 21, 2015 @08:21PM For Boot Camp Users, New Macs Require Windows 8 Or Newer
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @03:41PM Microsoft Offers Pirates Amnesty and Free Windows 10 Upgrades
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:32AM Ask Slashdot: Choosing a Laptop To Support Physics Research?
Thursday March 12, 2015 @03:40PM Linux Might Need To Claim Only ACPI 2.0 Support For BIOS
Sunday March 08, 2015 @09:20PM Google Introduces Freon, a Replacement For X11 On Chrome OS
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @10:11AM Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions
Monday March 02, 2015 @11:22PM Jolla Partners With SSH To Create Sailfish Secure
Monday February 23, 2015 @12:35AM Linux Kernel Switching To Linux v4.0, Coming With Many New Addons
Saturday February 21, 2015 @01:17PM Apple Will Let Users Test iOS Beta Versions For the First Time
Thursday February 19, 2015 @01:30PM Microsoft's First Azure Hosted Service Is Powered By Linux
Thursday February 12, 2015 @01:53PM Live Patching Now Available For Linux
Saturday February 07, 2015 @07:34PM The First Ubuntu Phone Is Here, With Underwhelming Hardware
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:37PM Automakers Move Toward OTA Software Upgrades
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:31PM Kickstarted Firefox OS HDMI Dongle Delayed, DRM Support Being Added
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:07AM Greg KH Favors Rolling Release Distros
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @03:55PM Google Quietly Unveils Android 5.1 Lollipop
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:21PM How, and Why, Apple Overtook Microsoft
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:28PM Wi-Fi Issues Continue For OS X Users Despite Updates
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:50PM Windows 10: Charms Bar Removed, No Start Screen For Desktops
Sunday January 25, 2015 @03:56PM DirectX 12 Lies Dormant Within Microsoft's Recent Windows 10 Update
Saturday January 24, 2015 @05:29PM Surface RT Devices Won't Get Windows 10
Friday January 23, 2015 @06:26PM Google Just Made It Easier To Run Linux On Your Chromebook
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:19AM User Plea Means EISA Support Not Removed From Linux
Thursday January 22, 2015 @08:23AM Windows Server 2003 Reaches End of Life In July
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:47AM Why Run Linux On Macs?
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:47AM Ask Slashdot: Migrating a Router From Linux To *BSD?
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @09:39AM Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support For Windows 7
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:57AM Ask Slashdot: Linux Distro For Hybrid Laptop?
Monday January 05, 2015 @01:10PM The Missing Piece of the Smart Home Revolution: The Operating System
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:18PM Linux 3.19 Kernel To Start 2015 With Many New Features
Sunday December 14, 2014 @02:50PM Forbes Blasts Latests Windows 7 Patch as Malware
Friday December 12, 2014 @08:20PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software To Revive PocketPCs With Windows Mobile 5-6?
Friday December 12, 2014 @01:37PM Ford Ditches Microsoft Partnership On Sync, Goes With QNX
Friday November 21, 2014 @06:35PM Windows Kernel Version Bumped To 10.0
Thursday November 20, 2014 @01:05PM Ask Slashdot: Workaday Software For BSD On the Desktop?
Sunday November 16, 2014 @05:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Friday November 14, 2014 @09:25PM Microsoft Aims To Offer Windows 10 Upgrades For All Windows Phone 8 Lumias
Friday November 14, 2014 @04:59PM FreeBSD 10.1 Released
Thursday November 13, 2014 @10:34AM Android 5.0 'Lollipop' vs. iOS 8: More Similar Than Ever
Thursday November 06, 2014 @01:37PM OpenSUSE 13.2 Released
Sunday November 02, 2014 @03:56PM Windows 8 and 8.1 Pass 15% Market Share, Windows XP Drops Below 20% Mark
Saturday November 01, 2014 @02:22PM OpenBSD 5.6 Released
Saturday November 01, 2014 @10:38AM Kubuntu 15.04 Will Be Based On KDE5
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @10:51AM OEM Windows 7 License Sales End This Friday
Monday October 27, 2014 @06:05PM Raging debate over systemd exposes the two factions tugging at modern-day Linux
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @01:52PM The Classic Control Panel In Windows May Be Gone
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @10:24AM Xerox Alto Source Code Released To Public
Monday October 20, 2014 @02:44PM Debian's Systemd Adoption Inspires Threat of Fork
Monday October 20, 2014 @01:14PM More Eye Candy Coming To Windows 10
Monday October 20, 2014 @08:56AM Ubuntu Turns 10
Sunday October 19, 2014 @07:03PM If You're Connected, Apple Collects Your Data
Saturday October 11, 2014 @09:33AM Windows Users, Get Ready For a Bigger-Than-Usual Patch Tuesday
Thursday October 09, 2014 @07:29AM Systemd Adding Its Own Console To Linux Systems
Friday October 03, 2014 @05:59PM Possible Reason Behind Version Hop to Windows 10: Compatibility
Thursday October 02, 2014 @12:24PM Lost Opportunity? Windows 10 Has the Same Minimum PC Requirements As Vista
Thursday October 02, 2014 @06:40AM Will Windows 10 Finally Address OS Decay?
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @01:05PM Microsoft Announces Windows 10
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @08:50AM Microsoft's Asimov System To Monitor Users' Machines In Real Time
Friday September 26, 2014 @07:04PM OpenMandriva Lx 2014.1 Released
Friday September 26, 2014 @05:32PM OpenMandriva Lx 2014.1 Released
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @09:27AM Fedora 21 Alpha Released
Sunday September 21, 2014 @09:27AM Fork of Systemd Leads To Lightweight Uselessd
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @11:50AM New Release of MINIX 3 For x86 and ARM Is NetBSD Compatible
Saturday September 13, 2014 @09:00AM Linux distro to vampire XP install?
Saturday September 13, 2014 @05:53AM City of Turin To Switch From Windows To Linux and Save 6M Euros
Thursday September 11, 2014 @01:56PM The State of ZFS on Linux - ClusterHQ
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @09:06AM New Windows Coming In Late September -- But Which One?
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @07:06AM Linux 3.17-rc2 Release Marks 23 Years of the Linux Kernel
Sunday August 24, 2014 @02:22PM Munich Council Say Talk of LiMux Demise Is Greatly Exaggerated
Sunday August 24, 2014 @09:22AM A New Homegrown OS For China Could Arrive By October
Wednesday August 20, 2014 @12:08PM Linus Torvalds Want to Dominate the Desktop
Monday August 18, 2014 @01:33PM Linux Kernel Git Repositories Add 2-Factor Authentication
Thursday July 31, 2014 @02:37PM HP Gives OpenVMS New Life and Path To X86 Port
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @03:01PM seL4 Verified Microkernel Now Open Source
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @09:06AM Samsung Delays Tizen Phone Launch
Sunday July 27, 2014 @05:03PM Valencia Linux School Distro Saves 36 Million Euro
Friday July 25, 2014 @09:01PM Microsoft's CEO Says He Wants to Unify Windows
Thursday July 24, 2014 @02:21PM Mac OS X Yosemite Beta Opens
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @11:05AM Exodus Intelligence Details Zero-Day Vulnerabilities In Tails OS
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @08:55AM KDE Releases Plasma 5
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @02:41AM KDE Releases Plasma 5
Thursday July 10, 2014 @09:44AM Prof. Andy Tanenbaum Retires From Vrije University
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @06:50AM CentOS Linux Version 7 Released On x86_64
Sunday July 06, 2014 @08:01AM Operating System U Aims For The Year of Linux Desktop
Monday June 30, 2014 @05:32PM FreeDOS Is 20 Years Old
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @12:09PM Google I/O 2014 Begins [updated]
Monday June 16, 2014 @04:09PM Linux for the PlayStation 1
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:26AM Mozilla To Sell '$25' Firefox OS Smartphones In India
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:40PM CyanogenMod Domain Hijacked
Saturday June 07, 2014 @12:39AM Open Source Robot OS Finds Niches From Farms To Space
Monday June 02, 2014 @02:11AM A Different Kind of Linux Smartphone: Samsung To Sell Tizen-Based Model Z
Sunday June 01, 2014 @01:28PM HP (Re-)Announces a 14" Android Laptop
Saturday May 31, 2014 @02:40PM After the Sun (Microsystems) Sets, the Real Stories Come Out
Sunday May 25, 2014 @06:01PM Haiku Gains Support For Current Radeon HD Cards
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @09:13AM Learn Linux from Linus himself!
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @09:12AM Renesas to Advance Embedded Open Source OS for Linux Foundation
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @02:45PM China Bans Government Purchases of Windows 8
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @10:52AM China Bans Government Purchases of Windows 8
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @07:08AM China excludes Windows 8 from new government computers,plans to migrate to Linux
Monday May 19, 2014 @02:27PM Linux Sucks (Video)
Sunday May 18, 2014 @05:23AM Tux3 Could Finally Make It Into The Mainline Linux Kernel
Thursday May 15, 2014 @07:17AM 5-Year-Old Linux Kernel Bug Fixed
Thursday May 08, 2014 @07:32AM Ask Slashdot: Practical Alternatives To Systemd?
Sunday May 04, 2014 @01:38PM Linus Torvalds Receives IEEE Computer Pioneer Award
Thursday May 01, 2014 @02:29PM Canonical (Nearly) Halts Development of Ubuntu For Android
Thursday May 01, 2014 @11:56AM OpenBSD 5.5 Released
Thursday April 17, 2014 @01:43PM Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr Released
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @07:40AM Meet the Diehards Who Refuse To Move On From Windows XP
Sunday April 06, 2014 @11:11PM Should Microsoft Be Required To Extend Support For Windows XP?
Friday March 28, 2014 @08:13PM Ask Slashdot: How To Handle Unfixed Linux Accessibility Bugs?
Friday March 14, 2014 @02:46PM Google and Microsoft Both Want To Stop Dual-Boot Windows/Android Device
Thursday March 13, 2014 @02:46PM Microsoft Dumping License Fees For Windows Phone?
Thursday March 13, 2014 @07:34AM Replicant Hackers Find and Close Samsung Galaxy Back-door
Sunday March 09, 2014 @08:41AM Google Blocking Asus's Android-Windows "Duet"?
Saturday March 08, 2014 @05:07PM Ars Technica Reviews Leaked Windows 8.1 Update
Friday March 07, 2014 @06:18PM Firefox OS Will Become the Mobile OS To Beat
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @08:19PM Microsoft's Attempt To Convert Users From Windows XP Backfires
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @08:18PM Website Simulates Amiga OS
Monday February 24, 2014 @09:56PM Ford Dumping Windows For QNX In New Vehicles
Sunday February 23, 2014 @09:26AM Microsoft Confirms Windows 8.1 Spring Update, To Focus On Non-touch Devices
Saturday February 22, 2014 @01:34PM Microsoft Said To Cut Windows Price 70% For Low Cost Devices
Thursday February 20, 2014 @04:52PM BSD Real-Time Operating System NuttX Makes Its 100th Release: NuttX 6.33
Thursday February 20, 2014 @09:44AM With 'Virgin' Developers, Microsoft Could Fork Android
Thursday February 13, 2014 @08:52AM Nokia Turns To Android To Regain Share In Emerging Markets
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @10:07AM Red Hat Hires CentOS Developers