1. Help
    May 16th, 2013 by Benj Edwards
    How to install Linux on a vintage 68K Mac

    If you’re like me and happen to have a bunch of vintage Macs powered by Motorola 680×0 CPUs lying around, then you probably like to tinker...

  2. News
    May 6th, 2013 by Katherine Noyes
    Google and Adobe beautify fonts used on iOS & other operating systems

    Users of Android, Chrome OS, Linux, Unix and iOS devices may not realise it, but FreeType open source software is used to render fonts on more...

  3. News
    December 18th, 2012 by John P. Mello Jr., TechHive
    Raspberry Pi gets an app store

    Raspberry Pi, a US$25 credit-card sized Linux computer introduced earlier this year, is getting its own app store. News of the store opening was announced at...

  4. News
    October 21st, 2012 by Peter Sayer
    Why Mac and Linux users will pay more than Windows users for the same thing

    When online travel agent Orbitz admitted in June that it was steering Mac users on its site toward higher-priced hotel rooms, many were angry. But...

  5. News
    July 12th, 2012 by Lex Friedman
    New Java malware affects Macs running Snow Leopard and earlier

    More Java-based Mac malware is on the loose, but you need fear only if you’re still running Snow Leopard or an earlier version of OS X. In addition...

  6. Blogs
    December 7th, 2011 by Steven Vaughan-Nichols
    Operating systems are becoming irrelevant

    For decades now, we’ve been fussing about operating systems. “Mac OS X is better than Windows!” “Why upgrade to Windows 7...

  7. News
    September 1st, 2011 by Elizabeth Fish, TechHive
    iPad hacked to run Linux

    Everyone loves a good tablet hack – after all, look at all the interest in hacking the Nook Color and the HP Touchpad. So it’s no surprise...

  8. News
    March 1st, 2011 by Gregg Keizer
    Apple invites bug researchers to scrutinise Lion OS

    Apple is offering security experts a copy of the developer preview of Mac OS X 10.7, aka Lion, and asking them for feedback. Several prominent Mac...

  9. Reviews
    Update: Runtime Revolution 4.0 offers new Web-authoring option

    Runtime Revolution has released version 4.0 of its self-titled application-authoring software. New in this release is the ability to deploy...

  10. Blogs
    Chrome OS may fail even as it changes computing forever

    Google says it is working on an operating system designed for netbooks that boots in seconds, is impervious to viruses, and is designed to run Web-based...

  11. News
    Google to launch open-source Chrome OS this year

    Google is developing an open-source operating system targeted at Internet-centric computers such as netbooks and will release it later this year,...

  12. News
    Microsoft to leave smartbooks to Google

    Microsoft doesn’t plan to offer a version of Windows for so-called “smartbooks,” leaving the space open to Linux, Google’s Android and other...

  13. Blogs
    OS shoot-out: Windows vs. Mac OS X vs. Linux

    The Mac's been on a roll, both due to its highly regarded Mac OS X Leopard operating system and to an unhappy reception for Microsoft's Windows...

  14. Reviews
    Review: VMware Fusion 2.0.1

    For those who need (or want) to run Windows (or other operating systems) on their Intel-powered Macs, the leading products in the segment are Parallels...

  15. cat-iPhone
    Open Handset Alliance gets 14 more members

    Fourteen new companies including Sony Ericsson have joined the Open Handset Alliance, the group backing Google’s Android mobile operating system....

  16. Blogs
    Jobs wept: Hackers port Linux kernel to iPhone

    If you know one thing about Linux users, it’s probably this: they enjoy the challenge of installing their operating system of choice on pretty...

  17. Help
    Thinking outside the Apple TV with Boxee

    Who can blame people for wanting to take measures into their own hands and enhance the Apple TV in ways not sanctioned by Apple? Certainly not me,...

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