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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS desktop arrives this week as Windows XP alternative

Open sourcery to replace defunct Microsoft operating system

Wed Apr 16 2014, 17:03

Open source code has fewer errors than proprietary code

Latest survey reveals paradigm shift

Wed Apr 16 2014, 13:40

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS adds support for 64-bit ARM servers

Will be available to download from 17 April

Tue Apr 15 2014, 15:04

Heartbleed hits Mumsnet and the Canadian taxman

Mixed emotions on this one

Tue Apr 15 2014, 09:29

Windows Phone 8.1 is now available for developers

But anyone can get it

Mon Apr 14 2014, 14:09

Condoleezza Rice appointment to Dropbox board provokes strong reactions

If she listens to the haters, there will be tears on her pilau

Fri Apr 11 2014, 17:05

Cybercrime surge is forcing security vendors to roll out updates every 40 minutes

Hacker siege increasing danger of false positive signature update, says Symantec

Thu Apr 10 2014, 13:24

Microsoft's Office for iPad team confirms updated Mac version is in development

Confirms long-awaited apps will share same code as Apple tablet versions

Wed Apr 09 2014, 16:23

Microsoft's final Windows XP Patch Tuesday is brief

Fixes remote code execution in Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office

Wed Apr 09 2014, 12:55

MongoDB celebrates open source with version 2.6

Touted as 'most significant release yet'

Tue Apr 08 2014, 16:56

Windows XP finally reaches end of life

It is an XParrot, it has ceased to be

Tue Apr 08 2014, 08:00

Google plots Android TV service to rival Apple, Roku and Amazon

Looks to avoid mistakes made by Google TV

Mon Apr 07 2014, 11:14

More INQUIRER readers will switch from Windows XP to Linux than to Windows 8

But most will just stick with Windows 7

Fri Apr 04 2014, 16:32

Microsoft Office for iPad sees 12 million downloads in a week

But subscription numbers remain a mystery

Fri Apr 04 2014, 10:28

iOS 7 bug allows iPhone thieves to switch off Find My iPhone

Second flaw in as many months

Thu Apr 03 2014, 15:29

UK government buys last-minute lifeline with £5.5m Windows XP support deal

Microsoft will support ageing software for an additional 12 months

Thu Apr 03 2014, 12:06

Microsoft announces PC and mobile convergence with Universal Windows Apps

Coming soon to a desktop, tablet, laptop, television and wearable near you

Wed Apr 02 2014, 18:54

Microsoft Office 365 Personal launches in the UK

Now available for six quid a month

Wed Apr 16 2014, 14:54

BBC iPlayer downloads arrive on Android smartphones and tablets

Available to all running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and above

Wed Apr 16 2014, 12:44

Microsoft's April Xbox One update is rolling out now

You don't even have to turn it on

Tue Apr 15 2014, 14:27

Microsoft's Wimboot tool frees up storage on Windows 8 tablets

Wimboot is not an unplanned purchase of wellingtons

Mon Apr 14 2014, 15:56

Microsoft cans free custom domain support in Outlook

Don't worry - it's only £100 a year to get it back

Mon Apr 14 2014, 13:44

Google beefs up Android security with continuous app scanning feature

Available on all devices running Android 2.3 and above

Fri Apr 11 2014, 14:26

Windows 8.1 update causing havoc for Windows Server users

Fix on the way as system admins advised to steer clear

Thu Apr 10 2014, 12:03

Google's latest Chrome OS update hints at future tablet devices

Chromecast also gets some update love

Wed Apr 09 2014, 15:44

IBM announces mainframe Hadoop for Linux and flash storage

Plus usage pricing for mobile and cloud processing

Wed Apr 09 2014, 11:36

Female software engineers are outnumbered four to one

But number of female developers grows to 3.5 million globally

Tue Apr 08 2014, 15:33

Microsoft is still tackling Xbox 360 to Xbox One compatibility

It's still in the chin scratching consideration stage

Mon Apr 07 2014, 16:06

WebOS Mochi gifted to the open source community

Mochi do about nothing

Mon Apr 07 2014, 10:57

Microsoft offers .NET libraries to open source

Hopes for developer interest

Fri Apr 04 2014, 11:24

Mozilla sheds controversial CEO Brendan Eich

Eich coulda been a contender

Fri Apr 04 2014, 09:41

Raspberry Pi offers £1m education charity fund

Will support a large range of projects

Thu Apr 03 2014, 15:02

Oracle launches NoSQL 3.0 with emphasis on security and safety

Allows distribution to secondary servers when it's all getting too much

Thu Apr 03 2014, 10:14

Windows Phone 8.1 launches with Cortana personal assistant

Windows Phone devices are female

Wed Apr 02 2014, 18:47

Red Hat reveals Atomic Host as CERN announces RHEL 6.5 rollout

The Linux distro that drives the Large Hadron Collider

Wed Apr 16 2014, 14:09

Microsoft Office Online comes to Google's Chrome web browser

Has the world gone topsy turvy?

Tue Apr 15 2014, 16:13

Microsoft promptly ends support for Windows 8.1

Unless you apply the update

Tue Apr 15 2014, 12:09

Bristol University develops Minority Report style computer displays made of mist

It's like a physical snapchat

Mon Apr 14 2014, 14:40

Shareholder sues Microsoft for European IE fine

Kim Barovic feels stockless in Seattle

Mon Apr 14 2014, 13:16

Condoleezza Rice joins Dropbox as firm unveils Carousel photo sharing service

Hopes to overcome censorship through Chinese love of Rice

Thu Apr 10 2014, 16:15

Second eavesdropping bug is found in Google Chrome

Unplug your mic and put tape over your webcam

Wed Apr 09 2014, 17:05

Google wants you to take Glass to work

Consider the glassibilities

Wed Apr 09 2014, 14:23

Google jumps on Windows XP's demise with Chromebook for business offer

Offers firms up to $200 off each Chromebook they buy

Wed Apr 09 2014, 10:21

As Windows XP support ends, experts lend advice on staying safe

Your essential guide to not getting pwned

Tue Apr 08 2014, 12:55

Dutch government coughs up 'millions' for extended Windows XP support

Follows in the UK government footsteps with last-minute lifeline

Mon Apr 07 2014, 11:36

Minecraft shifts 12 million titles on Xbox

That’s a lot of pick axe and make do

Mon Apr 07 2014, 09:56

Apple picks up speech recognition firm Novauris to help boost Siri

Terms of the deal remain a mystery

Fri Apr 04 2014, 10:52

UK council switches from Windows XP to Google Chromebooks, saves £400,000

Cutoff of Windows XP support spurs action

Fri Apr 04 2014, 08:50

Apple to debut iOS 8, Mac OS X updates at WWDC on 2 June

Tickets to go on sale on Monday

Thu Apr 03 2014, 14:09

Microsoft confirms return of Start Menu in Windows 8.1 update

Overshadows main Windows 8.1 announcement

Wed Apr 02 2014, 19:06
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