Apple releases new “improvements” to OS
We can’t call them bug fixes because Apple is not saying what they are
Apple released several new operating system updates to the public: iOS 15.3, iPadOS 15.3, macOS Monterey 12.2, watchOS 8.4, tvOS 15.3, and HomePod Software 15.3 but while we know that they are bug fixes and security updates, Jobs’ Mob is only giving vague details.
Fourth OS13 upgrade in two weeks arrives
Six bugs fixed
Fruity cargo cult Apple has just released its fourth upgrade for iOS 13 in a fortnight.
VW wants to create its own glorious operating system
Which will last a thousand years
Adolf Hitler's favourite car company, VW is developing a car operating system which will have Lebensraum across all its vehicles.
Huawei’s new OS could pose a serious headache for Android
Hongmeng 60 times faster and runs Android and iOS apps
Attempts by the US government to shut Huawei down might be an own goal as it has forced the company to release its own operating system which could be an Android and iOS killer.
OS makers misinterpreted Intel CPU debug feature
Intel's paperwork was not up to snuff
Almost all major OS vendors released security patches yesterday after a researcher discovered that some OS makers have misinterpreted an Intel CPU debug feature.
Android most insecure OS of 2016
Followed by Debian and Ubuntu
While people might mock Microsoft’s security, it would appear that the least most secure operating systems this year were Android, Debian and Ubuntu.
Windows Phone OS now on less than 1 percent of phones
Microsoft only sells 2.3 million Lumia devices in Q1 2016
According to the latest report, Microsoft's Windows Phone now holds less than one percent of the market share due to low sales in the Q1 2016.
Mozilla admits Firefox smartphone failed
Gives up and puts it to sleep
Open saucy browser outfit Mozilla has admitted that its Firefox OS smartphone experiment didn’t have legs and it will stop developing and selling the beasts.
Jolla not so Jolly
Jolla, which was supposed to rise from the ashes of an overcooked and badly carved Nokia, is in financial trouble.
Google denies divorcing Chrome OS
We are still committed despite seeing others
Search engine outfit Google has denied rumours that it is going to fold its Chrome OS into Android.