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Symbian demise a lesson about competition

The rapid and stark decline of Symbian serves as a warning about what can happen to top smartphone operating systems, even iOS and Android, in a volatile market.

Jolla's first Sailfish-based smartphone

Jolla unveils first Sailfish-based smartphone, takes orders

Finnish startup Jolla has announced its first smartphone, which shows off its Sailfish OS on a 4.5-inch screen.

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New tablet boots Ubuntu Linux, Android, and Windows 8

Can't decide among operating systems? This tablet lets you have it three ways.

So Long, Cinnamon: Cinnarch Linux is reborn as Antergos

GNOME 3 is now the default desktop in this newly renamed Linux distribution.

Korora Linux 18 aims to deliver a friendlier Fedora

This newly updated Linux distro is based on Fedora 18 but adds numerous features for extra usability.

Canonical staff to get working Ubuntu phones by late May

By 'eating its own dog food,' the company says it hopes to accelerate progress on Ubuntu Touch.

Linux code is the 'benchmark of quality,' study concludes

Most recently, Coverity scanned 7.6 million lines of code in Linux 3.8 and found a defect density of just .59.

Five things to like About Debian 7.0 'Wheezy'

Speech-based installation and UEFI support are among many improvements in this updated Linux distribution.

Introducing TechHive's Windows Phone 8 Superguide

Windows Phone 8 is unlike any of Microsoft's previous mobile operating systems, and we're proud to announce our Windows Phone 8 Superguide to help you make sense of it. The book is available now on the iBookstore, Kindle Store, Nook Store, Google Play, and as a PDF.

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Dell's Linux laptop has good hardware, decent toolkit

Our Linux pros check out the decked-out XPS 13 'Developer Edition' laptop, preloaded with Ubuntu and other tools.