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Microsoft's mobile strategy: Where Android, iOS and Windows 8.1 fit in

Windows RT and Windows Phone 8 aren't doing well, but Microsoft can still make out with some help from Intel and Windows 8.1 If its great ARM experiment doesn't work out, supporting Microsoft's key applications on Android and iOS won't hurt.

Want a cloud where you call the shots? Consider ownCloud

If you want an easy-to-use, private open-source cloud for your needs, the new ownCloud may just be what the CIO ordered.

Linux continues to rule supercomputers

If you want a really fast computer, then Linux is your operating system and Intel may be your chip manufacturer.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 software stack still under wraps

There was a story recently that Red Hat would replace MySQL with MariaDB in the next version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Actually, Red Hat isn't saying yet which DBMS, or any other specific program, will be shipping in RHEL 7.

System76 introduces new high-end Ubuntu Linux laptops

Want a gaming or workday ready-to-run Ubuntu Linux laptop? System76 has the gear you crave.

Red Hat bets its cloud future on OpenStack

The message coming out of Red Hat's annual Red Hat Summit is that while Linux is Red Hat's foundation, OpenStack is its future.

IBM to bring Linux KVM virtualization to its Power server line

Linux has its own built-in hypervisor, KVM, for x86 virtualization, and now IBM is porting it to its Power architecture.

Apple iOS 7: Android copycat

Actually, Apple's forthcoming iOS 7 isn't so much an Android clone as it's a mashup of everyone else's mobile operating systems.

TurnKey Linux offers 64-bit server apps on Amazon cloud

TurnKey Linux, the ready-to-run Linux cloud server app company, is now offering 64-bit server apps on Amazon Web Services.

Red Hat opens OpenShift PaaS cloud for business

After two years in beta, Red Hat's platform as a service cloud, OpenShift, is ready for business.

Apache CloudStack grows up

The first major Apache release of the open-source CloudStack cloud is now available

Windows 8 continues to fail

Microsoft can only hope that it's re-invention of Windows 8, Windows 8.1 aka Blue, works because Windows 8 continues to fall behind even Vista's dismal desktop operating system market acceptance numbers. As for the mobile operating system space, Microsoft needs a miracle.

Ubuntu declares bug #1 -- 'Microsoft has a majority market share' -- closed

Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth announces that Ubuntu Linux bug #1 -- "Microsoft has a majority market share" -- is closed. Rather than simply boasting of Linux's victory, Shuttleworth offers an olive branch.

10 years of defending Linux's legalities: Groklaw

A decade ago, SCO attacked Linux but it hadn't counted on running into a paralegal turned legal journalist named Pamela Jones and her Website Groklaw.

Fedora 19 Linux, “Schrödinger's Cat," goes beta

Fedora 18 was slow to arrive, but Fedora 19, “Schrödinger's Cat," Red Hat's latest community Linux, is on schedule.

Microsoft's Linux app, Skype, gets updated

Microsoft has released a new version of Skype, its popular VoIP program, for Linux.

Build your own supercomputer out of Raspberry Pi boards

Who says you need a few million bucks to build a supercomputer? Joshua Kiepert put together a Linux-powered Beowulf cluster with Raspberry Pi computers for less than $2,000.

The best new WIMP desktop today: Linux Mint 15 (Gallery)

If you want an old-style, hard-working, windows, icons, menus, and pointer desktop, then what you want is Linux Mint 15.

Mint 15: Today's best Linux desktop (Review)

Mint isn't just an outstanding Linux desktop, it's the best new desktop operating system of any kind available now.

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