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BSODs at scale: we laugh at your puny five storeys, here's our SIX storey #fail

Windows in a state of undress, all over the world

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

Time for a compendium of abuse

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

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

More Anniversary Update woe reported by frustrated users

Google Fuchsia OS eyes non-Linux things

Embedded is the web's next frontier

Kaspersky launches its own OS on Russian routers

Four-year build results in OS that aims to secure industrial control systems, мы думаем

Chocolate Factory exudes Nougat as Android 7 begins rollout

Newer Nexus owners get it first, the rest will have to wait

Five-storey Blue Screen Of Death spotted in Thailand

Where have you seen Windows #fail? And at what scale? Send them in, readers

Systemd adds filesystem mount tool

Linux mount gets a systemd wrapper

Windows 10 Anniversary Update completely borks USB webcams. Yay.

Official Redmond response: Customers love Win10

iPhone: Apple's Mac battle with Windows rebooted

Status quo déjà vu, for the mobile generation

Windows 10 needs proper privacy portal, says EFF

Slams 'questionable tactics to cause users to download software many didn’t want'

Happy Anniversary: What’s new, what’s missing in Microsoft’s giant mobile update

Smarter, leaner update

Microsoft to overhaul Windows 10 UI – with a 3D Holographic Shell

IDF16 We're a long way from the Start Menu now

Some Windows 10 Anniversary Update: SSD freeze

OS and apps & data on different storage media? Oops

Farewell Patch Tuesday fragmentation: from October, MS will roll just one monthly patch

Downside: that zero-day is still zero-month

Google's brand new OS could replace Android

webOS, BeOS and Android heritage

Business users force Microsoft to back off Windows 10 PC kill plan

Support for Skylake kit extended until end of life for Windows 7 and 8.1

FreeBSD devs ponder changes to security processes

Flaws were being discussed publicly, but not officially revealed to users

London's Met Police has missed the Windows XP escape deadline

27,000 PCs still compute like it's 2001

Breaking 350 million: What's next for Windows 10?

Time to re-discover the lost art of selling PCs

Linux 4.8 rc1 lands, with Surface 3 support promised!

10787 files changed, 612208 insertions, 272098 deletions and lots of doc updates

Windows 10 Anniversary Update is borking boxen everywhere

Microsoft's response: Have you tried uninstalling it and installing it again?

Microsoft: You liked Windows 10 so much, you'll get 2 more in 2017

No new features until then, apparently

Microsoft takes five months to replace broken patch

System Centre's Windows Server Operating System MP was bad at recognising disks

Windows 10 Anniversary Update: This design needs a dictator

Hands on Glyphs and the Swiss

Windows 10: Happy with Anniversary Update?

The Big Review Yeah, what of it? Wanna take this outside...

Windows 10 grabs 22 per cent desktop market share in a year

But Windows dips below 50 per cent of all web traffic according to US gov data

Windows 10 still free, even the Anniversary Update, if you're crass

Poll Can you bring yourself to say you need assistive technologies for a free OS?

Windows 10 pain: Reg man has 75 per cent upgrade failure rate

Comment Support for older systems less than satisfactory

Cortana expelled from Windows 10's new school editions

Academic licence-holders get new education versions whether they want it or not

Remix chomps Marshmallow, updates its Android for PCs

Who needs Windows or an iPad anyway?

Microsoft offers admins free Win 10 upgrade lube

New Upgrade Analytics tool offers risk-based driver, app assessments

Free Windows 10 upgrade: Time is running out – should you do it?

Some downsides, but most Windows users will be surprised

Microsoft ordered to fix 'excessively intrusive, insecure' Windows 10

Updated Vous avez trois mois, Nadella

Microsoft tweaks TCP stack in Windows Server and Windows 10

Ideas dreamed up by BitTorrent and Google people should speed Windows

Microsoft Azure doubles up to $800m a quarter – and is wiped out by dying phone sales

Analysis Win some, you lose some: profit up, revenue down

BlackBerry chief: We don't have to make phones to make phones

If you see what I mean. Do you? Does anyone?

Windows 10 a failure by Microsoft's own metric – it won't hit one billion devices by mid-2018

All that nagware hasn't worked

One in five consumers upgraded to Win10 for free instead of buying a PC

Just why were retail sales s*$%t last year? Microsoft's OS roll out didn't help

Microsoft silently kills dev backdoor that boots Linux on locked-down Windows RT slabs

Patch Tuesday wasn't just about browser bugs

Pimp your ride with new Linux for cars and an rPi under the hood

Automotive Grade Linux vastly expands its hardware support list in version 2.0