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ONE MILLION new lines of code hit Linux Kernel

4.2 rc1 is biggest … release … candidate … EVER

Another day, ANOTHER Windows 10 build for us Insiders

Build 10162 comes with ISO download, WiFi purchase

Wanna go all Gandalf – YOU SHALL NOT PASS – on Windows 10?

You can stop the auto-installs, save your LAN, stay out of court and get home in time for dinner

Looking forward to getting Windows 10 the day it ships? Yeah, about that...

Not everyone will get it all at once

Red Hat rolls elastic Linux under SAP's HANA

Server friend finds love in big, bouncy AWS cloud

Windows 7 and 8.1 market share surge, XP falls behind OS X

It looks like the world wants freebie Windows 10 upgrades

Linux Mint 17.2: If only all penguinista desktops were done this way

Review Freshness AND familiarity

Microsoft rushes out latest Windows 10 build. 300 fixes? Pff, whatever

'Interesting change' seems to mean 'baked-in silliness'

Apple gets around to fixing those 77 security holes in OS X Yosemite

Your OS X box can still be owned by, well, just about everything

UH OH: Windows 10 will share your Wi-Fi key with your friends' friends

Updated Tell a pal your password ... and their FB mates can log in too

Microsoft: This Windows 10 build has 'NO significant known issues'

Know this. If you have to type 'W' to find Paint ... it's got issues

The Great Windows Server 2003 migration: How to plan your trip

Making the most of your end-of-life experience

Windows 10 Mobile is shaping up nicely – now Cortana can send emails

Microsoft's next phone OS looks to be in better shape than the PC version

Windows 10 is due in one month: Will it be ready?

Analysis It's do-or-die for Microsoft's new operating system on 29 July

Samsung vows to stop knackering Windows Update on your laptops

'We'll do that with an update for our software updater,' says Sammy

Microsoft sez soz over Windows 10 'freebie' balls-up

'This is a very complex topic', grumbles bumbling Redmond OS chief

Incoming! Linux 4.1 kernel lands

Crypto, power gobbling, performance and more tweaked

Microsoft U-turns on 'free' Windows 10 upgrade promise for ALL previewers

Funny, that

Feature-rich work in progress: Windows Mobile 10 build 10136

First look More polished, but a bit slow and buggy

Chrome, Debian Linux, and the secret binary blob download riddle

Browser snuck proprietary voice-snoop code into distro

If I get hit by a bus, Linux will go on just fine says Linus Torvalds

Penguinista succession is secure, says Linux Lord

There's a new build of Windows 10 Mobile, but you can't upgrade to it

Sorry, faithful testers, you'll need to roll back to Windows Phone 8.1 for this one

Linus Torvalds asks kernel devs to take a break so he can too

Linux 4.1 delayed by driver dramas and Linus' holiday

BlackBerry on Android? It makes perfect sense

Analysis Secure, well-managed, compatible with apps – think about it

Microsoft says its latest, dodgy Windows 10 build is good for (almost) everyone

Just not if you have a Surface 3

What's broken in this week's build of Windows 10? Installing it, for one

Windows Update errors prompt Microsoft to release ISOs

Windows 8.1 market share grows, Windows 7 slips, Windows 10 lurks

Mac OS about to overtake XP according to Statcounter

Busy BlackBerry wheels out BB10 and QNX updates

Befreshenings will help your car to talk to the web and your phone to talk to itself

VirtualBox 5.0 beta four graduates to become first release candidate

Off with its paravirtualised head, says Snoracle to desktop hypervisor

Fanbois designing Windows 10 – where's it going to end?

Opinion Redmond devotees may as well have demanded manga desktop wallpaper

Microsoft: Here's what you'll cough up for Windows 10 next year

Retail pricing revealed

Bank: Without software mojo, Android OEMs are doomed to 'implode'

Analysis Samsung ponders thwarted efforts to climb up the stack

It's FREE WINDOWS 10 time: 29 July is D-Day, yells Microsoft

12 months of free downloads barely WEEKS away

Siri, please save my iPhone from the messages of death

Apple's iMessage bomb bug blasts iOS versions of Snapchat and Twitter, too

Android M's Now on Tap cyber-secretary is like Clippy on Class A drugs

Google I/O Plus: Android Pay, fingerprint tech ... but for now, only if you're a developer

Mozilla: We don't give a damn about cheap smartphones

Get ready for ‘Ignite’, whatever that is

Shuttleworth delivers death blow in Umbongoland dispute

Kubuntu chief’s head placed on cloud-based, open source spike

Finally! It's the year of Linux on the desktop TITSUP

Mandriva goes into liquidation

First production car powered by Android Auto rolls out – and it's a Hyundai

Tesla unlikely to be quaking in its boots confirms it's binned extended Windows XP support

Laggard agencies understand the risks and can cope, says GDS

Factory reset memory wipe FAILS in 500 MEELLION Android mobes

Boffins recover crypto keys, plus Google and Facebook tokens

School's in for Chromebooks, Google's the top swot in class

ChromeOS getting 'em while they're young