Operating System Archive

What Is Fuchsia, Google’s New Operating System?

Fuchsia a totally new operating system, currently in the very early stages of development at Google. How does it differ from Android and Chrome, and might it replace either one? Let’s break it down. What Is This Thing? Fuchsia first popped up on the tech world’s radar

Mellanox Introduces Next Generation Ethernet Network Operating System

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and YOKNEAM, Israel, March 8, 2018 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end smart interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced the release of Mellanox Onyx – the industry-leading open and flexible Ethernet Network Operating System for

Microsoft Windows 10 S will no longer be its own operating system

Microsoft has confirmed plans to convert Windows 10 S from a dedicated operating system into an optional mode for all existing versions of Windows 10. The new Windows 10 S mode will roll out as part of the next Windows 10 update and will be a free

Microsoft’s changing its Windows 10 S operating system into ‘S mode’

Photo: Chronicle Screenshot, Microsoft Every version of Windows 10 will soon get a streamlined “S” mode. Less than a year after introducing Microsoft Windows 10 S, a lightweight version of Microsoft’s operating system marketed to students and businesses, the company is now folding the separate systems’s main

MWC 2018: ‘Near-Religious’ Marketing Fervour Grips Smartphone World

With “near-religious” fervour, mobile phone industry players gathered this week at their annual trade fair in Barcelona are vaunting their positive impact on the world even if they are also timidly starting to address fears over the dark side of new technology. While not new, the idea

The Qubes high-security operating system gains traction in the enterprise

When nation-state adversaries frolic and gambol across your corporate network, playing hide-and-go-seek, sysadmins become central points of compromise. Savvy attackers know that if they can own sysadmins, they can own the network. “I hunt sysadmins,” an NSA operator brags in a slide leaked by Edward Snowden. Regardless

Brahma OS: Decentralized Value Operating System Based on Revolutionary Blockchain Technology

SINGAPORE – The advent of blockchain technology is provoking a revolution of the Internet of Value. In the blockchain world, Ethereum, NEO, EOS and other blockchain-based computing platforms exploit land to run applications. On this land, a variety of application chain of different functions spring up, for example:

‘A huge deal’: Secret iPhone operating system code leaked online

The code has seemingly been taken from the ‘iBoot’ part of the iPhone operating system The source code for one of the most secretive parts of the iPhone’s operating system appears to have been leaked online. It could provide hackers with a treasure trove of information they

Microsoft ditches Windows 10 S operating system months after launch

Microsoft’s Surface Laptop came with Windows 10 S CREDIT: GETTY Microsoft’s streamlined operating system Windows 10 S is set to be dropped less than a year after its launch, with the software giant rebranding its Google Chrome competitor and discontinuing it as a standalone version of Windows. Microsoft launched Windows

Nougat is now most popular Android operating system

Sarah Tew/CNET First released 18 months ago, Nougat is now the most popular Android OS in the world, having finally overtaken its predecessor, Marshmallow. Nougat (7.0 and 7.1) is installed on 28.5 per cent of Android phones, according to visits to the Google Play store in the first