Operating systems


Mac OS

Apple to release public beta of OS X Yosemite today

First million users to sign up will gain early access to the OS before its official release

Operating systems

Google Chrome bug draining batteries

Bug in Chrome browser has been increasing power consumption since 2012

Linux and Unix

Red Hat releases Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5

Open source specialist extends support lifecycle for Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform

Operating systems

Android 5.0 teased at Google I/O

Latest Android version to feature design upgrades and notification improvements

Windows Mobile

Details surrounding Nokia blackmail surface

Company reportedly paid millions to criminals threatening to reveal Symbian encryption key

Mac OS

Apple launches new entry-level iMac

New 21.5-inch iMac starts at $1,099, Cupertino says

Linux and Unix

Red Hat announces Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Company also unveils vision to ‘redefine enterprise operating system’ with Linux 7


Windows 7 still sits on over half of all desktops

Netmarketshare figures show Win 8.1 outperforming next-gen predecessor, but still lagging Win 7

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