Operating Systems Archive

HTC Said To Be Developing Its Own Mobile OS For China

Mobile platforms can often be a perilous preposition. The mobile market is as competitive as it is complex, but that is not stopping from companies trying their hands at it. If you thought the number of (popular)

Windows 8.1 Success Said To Be Critical For Microsoft’s Morale

There is little doubt that the upcoming Windows 8.1 is posed to play a major role in Microsoft’s long term strategy. The technology giant would surely be hoping for this new OS being a bona fide success.

Will Windows 8 "Skip Success" Based on Windows’ History?

Failure is easy to spot Microsoft’s lineage of operating systems have had a mixed legacy of success.  Some of its OSs have been wildly successful while others have failed to catch on with the buying public. This

Will Windows 8 “Skip Success” Based on Windows’ History?

Failure is easy to spot Microsoft’s lineage of operating systems have had a mixed legacy of success.  Some of its OSs have been wildly successful while others have failed to catch on with the buying public. This

Freedom of choice in Operating Systems: Double-Edged Sword?

In the past Onuora has expressed frustration with 3rd party tools like Start8 and Samsung’s OSX-like dock launcher. The problem is that these tools help change the core Windows 8 experience and could negatively affect what Microsoft

Are Operating Systems Based On An ‘Open’ Experience Becoming Endangered?

While my time with Windows 8 Consumer Preview hasn’t been that long so far, I must say I am thoroughly enjoying it at a much deeper level than I ever did the early on Developer Preview. The

Start your engines, lets talk about Windows 9

Let me start by saying that I didn’t start the conversation about Windows 9. Network World started this. The conversation has begun. Network World are reporting that we do know a little about Windows 9. No More