Those netbooks, which are being sold together with Windows OS, are usually significantly more expensive than the ones that are coming with a free operating system. Furthermore, the OS which is delivered by Microsoft is not always the fastest and the most efficient choice for a netbook.
Those which would like to try a free OS on their netbooks, and they are not so happy with the Google OS, can pick one of the best operating systems, according to Techiesguide.
Nokia continues to develop new technologies for low-cost mobile phones. Nokia Meltemi is the newest operating system which is based on Linux. It could replace soon the old Symbian, which has reinvented as Nokia Belle and Nokia Carla.
Last year, on 11th of February, Nokia CEO, Stephen Elop, has announced that the Finnish manufacturer will drop the Symbian operating system and will start focusing on Microsoft’s Windows Phone. 13 months have passed since that announcement and we have received Nokia Lumia 800 in Europe and Asia, Lumia 700 in Europe, Asia and North America. Some are still waiting for… Continue to Nokia To Deliver New Meltemi OS Budget Phones
With Android 4.0, Google has modified the protocol for exchanging files via the Media Transfer Protocol (MTP). This is an evolution of the protocol that allows access to content including digital cameras as if they were ordinary hard drives. Unfortunately, if the MTP is fully supported on Windows since Vista is not the case with Mac OS X standard. Google has provided software that allows to exchange files between a Mac and a device running Android 4.0 : Android File Transfer 1.0 ( 2.6 MB – free download ). You must first connect your USB device and then manually launch… Continue to Android File Transfer 1.0: Exchange Files Between Android and Mac OS X (Download)
Anyone is able now to install the pre Windows 8 beta version (Developer Preview). Because the temptation to try the new operating system is so big for IT enthusiasts, we thought that it would be a good idea to review some of the main advantages which could be gained from the new OS.
How efficient is Windows 8 when it comes to run as the main operating system on a machine? And how good will it be in the desktop final version, especially when we think that its development targeted the tablet’s (touchscreens) market?
Zorin OS is a less popular Linux distribution. But it promises to satisfy a lot of Linux new users which are bored of working in Windows. This Linux distribution offers an interface which looks very similar with Windows 7, and provides through Wine, even the installation of some Windows native applications.
Zorin Linux distribution has a very simple and honest slogan: “The gate to Linux for Windows users”. With other words, this means that you should already know what to expect from this new Linux distribution.