Don't-Miss OS X Stories
The rest of this year figures to be packed with Apple products if the company's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote is anything to go by. On Monday, the company showed off major updates to OS X and iOS as well as a planned Mac Pro update that will arrive this fall.
Apple Tuesday patched Java for the aged OS X Snow Leopard and tweaked Safari to give users more control over what websites they let run the vulnerability plagued Oracle software.
Even if you'd never lay a finger on a Mac, you have to admit these Apple-made features would rock on a Windows PC.
Dropbox has upped its game on the desktop with new features for Windows and Mac that show your latest Dropbox activity at a glance.
Unlike Google Drive, which lacks Linux software, Canonical's cloud storage service is now fully cross-platform.
Now available with 12 months of support, this software lets Windows apps run on other platforms.
Anticipating greater usage of Ubuntu within the enterprise, Canonical has released a significant update to its Landscape Ubuntu system management tool.
No patching before release meant the forthcoming operating system would be vulnerable to attack immediately after it was made available
The success of Windows RT, and to a lesser extent Windows 8, will hinge on the quality and quantity of apps in the Windows Store next month.
Apple's mobile operating system can automatically retrieve a boarding pass when a traveler arrives and zap payment when stopping at Starbuck's.
Oracle did the right thing this week when it pledged to resume porting its software to Hewlett-Packard's Itanium-based servers, but it should never have pulled...