In a surprising twist of fate, the Xbox One has actually come under fire from... gaming media? Well, sometimes you have to take the piss to the lake to relieve the bladder, and that's exactly what Eurogamer did when they rallied up all the faults of the Xbox One's Windows 8-wannabe OS and hammered them into the ground.Click To Continue Reading
Nokia rolled out a new software update for the Nokia Asha 501 last week, with some big changes to the OS to offer a better all-round experience.So what’s new? Turn on your Nokia Asha 501 for the first time after installing the update,...Show More Summary
Android is an amazing operating system, particularly because there are unlimited possibilities when it comes to tinkering with the OS. Custom ROMs, kernels and firmwares are easily available for a wide variety of Android devices. Its...Show More Summary
FireFox OS Browser Simulator
There have been some interesting developments surrounding Mozilla's Firefox OS platform and smartphones built on it. Alcatel had already delivered its popular OneTouch Fire phone based on the mobile operating system in countries ranging from Germany to Hungary and Poland. Show More Summary
VSCO Cam, the hugely popular photo app for iOS, is now available on Android. That means all of you rocking Google's mobile OS can get in on the photo-editing tools and simple interface that iPhone owners have been using for several years. Like that...
Os Mutantes has been a band on and off since the mid-’60s, having begun life as a psychedelic rock outfit before morphing into one of the faces of the Tropicalia movement (and then morphing right out of the public eye). A reunion in 2006 reignited interest in the Brazilian band, which has been relatively active since. Show More Summary
Hello! I'm afraid we've recorded another podcast. This week we're picking over the launch weekends of the Xbox One and PS4. Who sold the most? Who has the best OS? Whose lights look the prettiest when they're signalling a hardware malfunction?...Show More Summary
FileMaker on Tuesday announced FileMaker 13, the newest version of their database software for OS X, Windows, iOS and the Web. More than 50 new features have been added, including dramatically improved web deployment. Describing FileMaker...Show More Summary
The login screen wallpaper in OS X Mavericks is a pretty boring dark gray linen picture, with the Apple logo in the center. Yawn. Far better to put in your own image, thereby customizing the login screen for your very … Read more ›
The Oppo N1 smartphone is equipped with a large 5.9 inch display, Qualcomm's Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor and a rather unique 13MP camera that rotates to face the front or back of the device. read more
OS X Mavericks has been out for a little while now but users are still finding hidden tricks and features in the newest iteration of Apple’s flagship operating system. The biggest features were mentioned when the software was released, but a few have snuck through under the radar where you might have missed them. Show More Summary
The "platform as a service" market—or PaaS, in which cloud companies provide developers with hardware, OS and software tools and libraries—is starting to heat up. IDC predicts it will $14 billion by 2014, and competitors are anglingShow More Summary
Windows/OS X: If you've ever needed to project your desktop on a big screen or share it with others, but don't necessarily want the world seeing all the files and folders on your desktop, Pinstriped is a customizable interface that keeps everything clean and tidy. Plus, it gets out of the way when you need to work. Read more...
It is no secret that when it comes to operating systems for computers, Microsoft’s Windows platform is clearly the dominant software, leaving alternatives such as Linux, Unix, and Apple’s OS X platform to fight for whatever’s left. According...Show More Summary
Nokia rolled out a new software update for the Nokia Asha 501 last week, with some big changes to the OS to offer a better...
Real-time data released by metrics company Net Applications shows that the latest version of OS X, Mavericks, represents 2.42 percent of the overall desktop operating system market share. According to the firm, Mavericks gained 1.58 points during the month of … Read more ›
Apple’s Mavericks operating system set the OS X early-adoption record last month, with a third of all Macs running the new edition within just weeks of its introduction. The fast uptake validated Apple’s rationale for giving away OS X 10.9, aka Mavericks. “What’s most important to us is seeing the software in the hands of... Read More
KitKat may be the new kid on the Android block, but it's already faring quite well. Google's latest OS dashboard reveals that 1.1 percent of active Android devices are running the new platform roughly a month after it became available. Not that its...
Sure, it’s pretty easy to type an address into the Maps built into Mavericks, but wouldn’t it be even better if you could just click your way to Map nirvana? In the latest version of OS X, you can send … Read more ›