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Weighing Windows Server 2012

From network services and storage to virtualization and private cloud, Microsoft's beefy new server OS leaves no server role unturned.

Google Announces Android 4.1 'Jelly Bean'

The next update for Android, due in mid-July, will feature upgraded search, better responsiveness, and more.


Open Source WebOS Community Edition Released for TouchPads

Hewlett-Packard has released an open source version of webOS that can be used on legacy TouchPad tablets, the Open webOS project team announced on Tuesday. The...

MediaTek Launches Android Dual-Core Platform on Eve of Google I/O

The new dual-core chipset supports high-resolution displays, 1080p video playback, and 8-megapixel cameras.


Apple Steals From Windows Update Playbook for Mountain Lion OS X

Apple will boost the frequency of security updates in OS X Mountain Lion and automatically install required patches for users.


Google Will Have to Defend Android at I/O Conference

As Google ramps up for its big I/O conference in San Francisco this week, analysts say the company must continue to prove the value of its Android operating...

Windows 8 Supposedly to Be Delivered to Manufacturers in July

Getting Windows 8 to partners by July is important for Microsoft for several reasons.


Apple Quietly Pulls Claims of Virus Immunity

In the wake of the Flashback malware infestation, Apple has removed a statement from its website that claims its Mac OS X isn't susceptible to viruses.

5 Things to Look Forward to in Apple's iOS 6

There are plenty of additions that will change, for the better, how mobile users use their iOS devices.


Windows Phone 8, Windows 8 Metro App Ecosystem Set to Grow

Analysis: If Microsoft truly fulfills its potential to unify platforms, that will give its operating systems a distinct edge and grant users a clear benefit.


Microsoft Surface and Windows Phone 8 Events, Youtube Blocks MP3 Transcoding Sites, AMD's New GPU

PCWorld Editors cover all the Microsoft news of the week, plus the new Radeon HD 7970

Computer Graphics Pioneer Ivan Sutherland Wins Kyoto Prize

Ivan Sutherland, widely considered to be the father of computer graphics, was awarded the Kyoto Prize in Advanced Technology by the Inamori Foundation on Friday...

TechHive Opinion: Microsoft Has a Credibility Problem with Windows Phone 8

How many times can a company abandon its users and still retain their loyalty? Microsoft may be about to find out.