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Operating systems, Others

Chromebook storage could soon be opened up like a PC

January 14, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Chromebooks have long had local storage in the form of the Downloads folder of Chrome OS, but very little could be done with this pocket of space on the hard drive. Now, MSPowerUser has discovered that the latest version of […]

Operating systems, Others

Google Fuchsia release date, news and rumors

January 11, 2019

Via: TechRadar

We were expecting to see Google announce Google Fuchsia, or Google Andromeda – a fusion of its Chrome and Android operating systems (OS) – back in October 2017. That announcement never happened. What will Google Fuchsia look like, though? Well, […]

Operating systems, Others

What is the best Linux distro for beginners?

January 10, 2019

Via: TechRadar

For those folks dipping their toes into Linux waters for the first time, the choice of various distributions or ‘flavours’ of Linux can be truly overwhelming, especially if you’re not sure what to look for. In the early days of […]

Operating systems, Others

A tour of elementary OS, perhaps the Linux world’s best hope for the mainstream

December 28, 2018

Via: ArsTechnica

Everyone is a Linux user, but almost no one knows it. The operating system is a strange beast. You’d be hard pressed to come up with another tool so widely used, so widely deployed, and so absolutely necessary to the […]

Operating systems, Others

Fitbit OS 3.0: what’s in it and how to install it

December 24, 2018

Via: PC Advisor

Fitbit has released a new version of its operating system. Fitbit OS 3.0 is compatible with its Versa and Ionic smartwatches. It features an extended on-device dashboard so you can add and see more stats on your device. Here we’ll […]

Mobile Apps, Operating systems, Others

Apple’s anticipated ECG app rolls out today in watchOS 5.1.2

December 6, 2018

Via: ArsTechnica

The newest update for Apple Watches is out now, bringing a highly anticipated feature to Series 4 devices. Apple pushed out watchOS 5.1.2 today, which includes its ECG app for monitoring irregular heartbeats. Apple Watch Series 4 devices all have […]

Operating systems, Others

Red Hat releases Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 beta

November 15, 2018

Via: ZDnet

Four years ago Red Hat released its last major flagship operating system update: Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7. A lot has changed since then. In 2014, the big changes were about improved Windows interoperability, better Virtual Machine (VM) support, […]

Operating systems, Others

Samsung’s Linux on DeX app enters private beta

November 9, 2018

Via: TechSpot

It looks as if Linux on DeX is almost ready. On Friday Samsung launched the private beta for the app. If you signed up for alerts when it was announced last year, you should have already received an email to […]

iOS, Operating systems, Others

Apple rolls out watchOS 5.1.1 after earlier Apple Watch bricking issues

November 5, 2018

Via: Tech Crunch

Apple has rolled out watchOS 5.1.1, less than a week after the company pulled its immediate predecessor, watchOS 5.1, following reports that the software was bricking some Apple Watches. The update also includes bug fixes for the Walkie-Talkie app and […]

Operating systems, Others

Some users are experiencing terrible battery drain on Android Pie

November 2, 2018

Via: BGR

If anything, software updates should improve the battery life of our devices, but many Android fans are discovering that Android 9.0 Pie does the opposite. As noted by VentureBeat this week, some users who upgraded to Android Pie are noticing […]