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Thursday, 29 Sep 2011
It is a no-go for MeeGo project as Tizen, a new Linux-based open source mobile operating system, is announced by Linux Foundation as the former's replacement.
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011
The developers on the Mozilla Firefox project have been hard at work. Following the release of Firefox 6 last month, Mozilla have released Firefox 7.0 with claims for a smoother and richer web experience.
Gigabyte announces the launch of LAN Optimizer, a free software application that offers user-friendly, intelligent network management.
Social media listening company Mashwork reported its analysis of Twitter conversations that Microsoft Windows 8 received positive opinions from developers, tech enthusiasts and early adopters.
Monday, 26 Sep 2011
Microsoft says "the customer is in control of the PC." and has the option to turn off secure boot; however, equipment manufacturers may decide not to include this option.
Three major television manufacturers, LG, Philips and Sharp, announce they will be coming together to aid the development of a multi-platform for smart TV apps.
Friday, 23 Sep 2011
Too much of a good thing may be a hindrance as Windows 8's secure-boot functionality could prevent some users from running both Windows and Linux.
Thursday, 22 Sep 2011
Adobe's Flash Player is about to receive a major overhaul with the release of Flash 11 early next month. It will feature Stage 3D and AIR 3, allowing delivery of 2D and 3D games to a plethora of connected devices.
Windows 8 dramatically changes the boot experience, removing all those gibberish text that doesn't mean anything to 99% of the population.
Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011
QNAP releases a new version of its NAS Management Software in support of a few popular discontinued models.