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  • Huawei launches 10kB IoT operating system

    Fri 3:37pm
    LiteOS is the world's most lightweight IoT OS. It is small in size at 10KB and supports zero configuration, auto-discovery, and auto-networking. It can be widely applied to different areas including smart homes, wearable, connected vehicles and other…
  • How Apple's court monitor became Cupertino's most wanted

    Fri 3:25pm
    Michael Bromwich was in court with the most powerful company and the top government law agency in the country when he seemed to get antsy. Apple and the United States Department of Justice had, after all, been exchanging jabs about him. “I'd like to be…
  • iOS 9 & OS X 10.11 to bring 'quality' focus

    Fri 3:17pm
    For the first time in several years, Apple is changing up its annual iOS and OS X upgrade cycle by limiting new feature additions in favor of a "big focus on quality," according to multiple sources familiar with the company's operating system development…
  • 'On the Apple Watch interaction model and the digital crown'

    Fri 9:12am
    Setting aside the absurdity of longtime Apple users arguing in favour of this kind of almost impenetrable complexity, John Gruber's recent piece on the behaviour of the button inside the Apple Watch's crown is telling.…
  • AMD: Nvidia GameWorks "sabotaged" Witcher 3 performance

    Wed 7:38pm
    While AMD seems to have made up with Slightly Mad Studios, at least if this tweet from Taylor is anything to go by, the company is facing yet another supposedly GameWorks-related struggle with CD Projekt Red's freshly released RPG The Witcher 3. The game makes…
  • Google announces Android Wear 5.1.1 rollout has begun

    Wed 7:25pm
    Over on its product forums, Google announced that it has started rolling out Android 5.1.1 to Android Wear watches. Additionally, according to several users on Reddit, and at least one person on our own forums, the update has already started landing on the LG…
  • Stupid NES tricks: screen wrap detection

    Wed 11:43am
    One particularly tricky problem encountered during the development of Star Versus was detecting screen wrap. The solution involved discovering a neat trick that exploits the NES's 6502 processor.…
  • WCF is now open source

    Wed 11:32am
    WCF targets the .NET Core framework which is designed to support multiple computer architectures and to run cross-platform. Right now the WCF project builds on Windows, but .NET Core offers the potential for it to run on OS X and Linux. The WCF team are…
  • MorphOS being ported to x86?

    Tue 6:10pm
    Supposedly, MorphOS is being ported to x86 - AMD64 to be more exact. MorphOS developer 'bigfoot':…
  • Apple releases first Apple Watch software update

    Tue 1:02pm
    Watch OS 1.0.1 includes performance improvements and bug fixes for Siri, measuring stand activity, calculating calories for indoor cycling and rowing workouts, distance and pace during outdoor walk and run workouts, accessibility, and third-party apps. The…
  • Cyanogen receives strategic investment from Foxconn

    Mon 9:15am
    "We're evolving Android and creating an open computing platform that will change the way consumers interact with their mobile devices," said Kirt McMaster, CEO of Cyanogen Inc. "Foxconn and our diverse group of strategic investors and partners reflect the…
  • 'Sailfish to become Russia's official operating system for mobile'

    Mon 9:09am
    According to the RBC Newspaper, The Russian Ministry of Communications has decided that the country needs a national phone operating system which accordingly will be Jolla's own Sailfish OS which has been built from the scratch and the ashes oc MeeGo after the…
  • Why I'm breaking up with Google Chrome

    Mon 9:07am
    Most Chrome users can relate to this: you have a bunch of important tabs open, your laptop’s fans start to sound like a rocket taking off, your computer slows to a crawl, and finally it crashes, losing everything.…
  • MorphOS 3.8 released

    May 15, 2015, 8:39 pm
    The MorphOS development team is proud to announce the public release of MorphOS 3.8, which introduces support for ACube's Sam460 series of mainboards and numerous Radeon graphics cards from AMD's X1000 and HD series. In addition to various performance…
  • Microsoft backtracks on free Windows 10 for pirates

    May 15, 2015, 8:13 pm
    Remember when Microsoft said everyone would get windows 10 for free, even users of pirated copies? Yeah - no, ain't going to happen.…