RHEL/CentOS, Fedora, Ubuntu, Debian, and OpenSuse have far more similarities than differences, but choosing the wrong one for the job can make life much harder
Some customers can't connect to Microsoft Update to install last week's out-of-band patch KB 3011780, and Microsoft has not responded to the problem
26 November 2014, 08:46. Topics: Operating Systems
Does not rule out using proprietary tools to solve some of its problems
20 November 2014, 17:31. Topics: Operating Systems
Microsoft today released an "out-of-band" security update to patch a vulnerability in all versions of its Windows Server software
19 November 2014, 10:00. Topics: Security
Four prominent members of the Debian community have stepped down or reduced their involvement in the open source project as a result of an increasingly bitter argument over the future of the widely influential Linux distribution.
19 November 2014, 09:25. Topics: Operating Systems
Milton Keynes is set to become one of the UK's first smart cities
14 November 2014, 13:55. Topics: Networking
- New Windows 10 build adds gestures, tweaks the toolbar, and simplifies OneDrive
- Microsoft releases 14 patches for Windows security problems
- Imperial College London builds flying robots lab
- Apple reportedly asks developers to focus on Wi-Fi in first Yosemite beta update
- NHS Trusts struggling with Windows XP migration, FoI request finds
Two weeks after users offered a fix for the MS 14-058/KB 3000061 kernel mode driver installation problem, Microsoft confirms it works
31 October 2014, 11:59. Topics: Operating Systems
Out-of-band patch, which fixes errors 0x800F0906 and 0x800F081F in .Net Framework 3.5, is a troubling disruption in Microsoft's patching strategy
08 October 2014, 11:06. Topics: Operating Systems
Faster innovation, better security, new markets -- the case for opening Swift might be more compelling than Apple will admit
15 September 2014, 10:09. Topics: Apps
- A clear-eyed guide to Mac OS X's actual security risks
- Canonical CEO: Ubuntu wants to power everything from smartphones to the cloud
- An open letter to Microsoft's next CEO: 12 wishes from the Windows faithful
- Mac flashback: Bill Gates on the business impact of the Macintosh (3/2/1987)
- The last days of Unix?
Is your hardware on the fritz after upgrading to Windows 8? Updating your drivers could fix the problem
Don't like Windows 8? Here's how you can downgrade back to Windows 7
By default, Microsoft (inexplicably) hides this option in the new OS. Here's how to restore it.
This technique is not well known, but it's relatively simple
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