Don't-Miss Operating System Stories
A unified sensor interface will allow Windows 10 devices to support a slew of new environmental, biometric, proximity and motion sensors.
Microsoft's years of missed mobile opportunities have taken a toll, but it's not too late for a comeback
Ubuntu Linux's Upstart has been upstaged by systemd.
Canonical's Ubuntu Phone OS relies on swiping gestures to navigate through what it calls scopes.
The GNOME 2-based Ubuntu MATE is now 'officially official.'
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Atomic Host contains only the tools needed for developing and running Docker containers
Cyanogen co-founder Steve Kondik says Alcatel "really gets what we do" after cementing plans to sell the HERO 2+ for $299 in North America.
The smartphone OSes have something different, in a good way, to offer those looking for smartphone OS alternatives.
A new version of Jolla's Sailfish OS is getting locked down with the help of SSH.
Mozilla and telecom carriers see demand for high-end flip phones, so that's where Mozilla is heading.
The latest Ubuntu Long Term Support update plays nice with new hardware.
Baidu surpassed Apple to become the world's second-largest app distributor
Despite a government block on Google, the company is still trying to reach developers in the country
One of Linux's strengths is the ease with which you can roll your own distro to scratch a niche itch. But sometimes those distributions fade away, as highlighted by CrunchBang's recent death.
Cyangoen's CEO, who said last week he intends to take Android away from Google, may have a new ally today.