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Having offended everyone else in the world, Linus Torvalds calls own lawyers a ‘nasty festering disease’

Time for a compendium of abuse Coding curmudgeon Linus Torvalds has gone off on yet another rant: this time against his own lawyers and free software activist Bradley Kuhn.… Find more..

Linux turns 25, with corporate contributors now key to its future

What’s the weather in hell today? Linus Torvalds has visited Microsoft at LinuxCon On August 25th, 1991, an unknown Finnish developer posted the following to the comp.os.minix newsgroup:… Find more..

Small Businesses Use Latest EzPaycheck 2016 Software To Easily Report W2, W3, 940 & 941 Forms

Business owners are switching to the latest ezPaycheck payroll 2016 software for no hassle tax reporting of W2, W3, 940 and 941 forms. Get the details at www.halfpricesoft.com. (1888PressRelease) With ezPaycheck payroll software from halfpricesoft.com, employers can issue each paycheck […]

Kindle Paperwhites turn Windows 10 PCs into paperweights: Plugging one in ‘triggers a BSOD’

More Anniversary Update woe reported by frustrated users Plugging a Kindle Paperwhite into a PC running Windows 10 with the Anniversary Update installed sparks a full system meltdown, it is claimed.… Find more..

Google Fuchsia OS eyes non-Linux things

Embedded is the web’s next frontier Google’s latest operating system project, Fuchsia, may be largely a mystery, but it reinforces a truth that platform vendors are having, grudgingly, to acknowledge: one operating system does not fit all. For a company […]

Kaspersky launches its own OS on Russian routers

Four-year build results in OS that aims to secure industrial control systems, ?? ?????? Kaspersky Labs has finished building its eponymously-named operating system after four years of quiet development.… Find more..

Chocolate Factory exudes Nougat as Android 7 begins rollout

Newer Nexus owners get it first, the rest will have to wait Google is starting its rollout of Android 7, codenamed Nougat, but you’re only going to get it if you’re running one of the newer models of the firm’s […]

Five-storey Blue Screen Of Death spotted in Thailand

Where have you seen Windows #fail? And at what scale? Send them in, readers Windows crashing and producing the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) is seldom pleasant, or convenient.… Find more..

Systemd adds filesystem mount tool

Linux mount gets a systemd wrapper The developers behind Systemd, the alternative to sysvinit, have added a mount tool to their user space bootstrapper.… Find more..

Windows 10 Anniversary Update completely borks USB webcams. Yay.

Official Redmond response: Customers love Win10 Microsoft says a fix is on the way for a video encoding issue in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update that has left people unable to access their USB webcams and applications.… Find more..