Like Windows and Mac OS X, Linux offers a wealth of options for anyone wanting to tweak their operating system. But the nature of the open source world means that you can also create your own distro, burn it to disc and install it. These four tools will get you started. Show More Summary
At the Streaming Media East show, taking place May 10-11 in NYC, Chris Traganos, Director, of Developer Community at Roku will provided an overview of its proprietary OS, available on Roku streaming players, Roku TV models, and Roku Powered players. Chris will share tools and tactics, including an overview of the software developer kit, resources […]
BBM for Android is a chat service brought over from the BlackBerry OS of the past, even more important now that the company has its own Android device on the market. And with the latest update, a beta version of video chat is now available. The video chat feature is intended to work between iOS [...]
Chromebooks and Chrome OS with Google's cloud services platform of apps, like its Docs, Sheets and Drive storage, continue to make inroads in the enterprise and other cost competitive markets like education. As a result, key computing OEMs like HP are continuing to flesh out Chromebook offerings that are more [...]
Yesterday, we showed you how to create a custom service using Automator for easily resizing images via the Finder. Today, we’ll show you how to find the location of the custom services that you create in order to remove them. We’ll also show you how to enable or disable Services using System Preferences. Show More Summary
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The just announced HP Chromebook 13 is a new take on the hardware side of Chrome OS — a premium system, with some specs reminiscent of Chrome OS laptops, but with the ultrabook spice seen on the market from Apple and Microsoft. Read More
The feature could lead to Google's ecosystem on every desktop OS.
If you are on the Insider Release Preview Ring aka the most stable before it hits production – then you will want to check your phone for an OS update. Build 10586.242 is a bump from the production release of build 10586.218 and continues to improve and fix the Windows 10 Mobile OS....
Apple will regularly alert you about updating your Mac to the latest version of its operating system, but you can turn off the messages.
The third developer beta for OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 is now available from Apple. Interested developers will find the configuration utility needed to install the release can be found at Apple's Mac Developer Resource Center. It can also...Show More Summary
Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming OS X 10.11.5 El Capitan update to developers and public beta testers, one week after releasing the second OS X 10.11.5 beta and a month after releasing OS X 10.11.4, the fourth update to the OS X El Capitan operating system. Show More Summary
Apple pushed out a number of software updates on Wednesday, including the latest iOS beta for public testers, and new OS X and tvOS releases intended for developers.
Every day I use a handy service created with Automator to resize images exported from 4K footage to a smaller size. It’s easy to resize images in an app like Preview or Pixelmator, but using a service works better for me since it can batch resize multiple images in seconds, and it’s directly accessible from the Finder. Show More Summary
Photos on OS X includes eight photo filters as standard to jazz up images with some creative and nostalgic effects. Macphun is today releasing a free Photos Extension app that adds an additional 30 photo filters. It’s a really simple...Show More Summary
According to sources close to the matter, the Federal Trade Commission is taking a closer look at anti-competitive practises related to Alphabet's Android OS.
Going by numbers alone, Windows 7 remains the most popular Windows operating system (OS). Despite what the folks at Apple say, it’s fast, stable and accounts for almost half of the worldwide PC usage. There’s no reason to upgrade to Windows 10 unless you want to. Show More Summary
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Mobile Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Google may be looking to add support for Android apps from the Google Play store on Chrome OS, its laptop...Show More Summary
A seemingly legit screenshot of a Windows 10 developer build shared on Reddit shows that the platform might soon bring the ability for users to switch between desktops and mobile devices, and pick up their work right where they left off. Show More Summary