List/Grid Tag Archives: OS

Boost iPhone battery life

Boost iPhone battery life

There are more than one ways to extend battery life of an Apple iPhone and for that matter the Apple iPad too. Here are the most sure-shot ways to boost… Read more »

The In and Out of Jailbreaking

The In and Out of Jailbreaking

First off, as the name implies, your iPhone or iPad gets free from clutches of Apple iOS. By design and will of Apple, the iPad or iPhone can have only… Read more »

Why Android owners fret over RAM

Why Android owners fret over RAM

This issue actually boils down to open source and closed software. Android being open source, allows the Apps to run processes in the background. It actually doesn’t kill the App once… Read more »

Google Pixel phone – Top 5 things

Google Pixel phone – Top 5 things

Its official, the Nexus is supposedly out and Pixel is IN. Google Pixel series of products mark a premium in their respective categories. The new Google Pixel is no exception…. Read more »

Nexus 5x – Review – The league of extraordinary ‘Exs’

Nexus 5x – Review – The league of extraordinary ‘Exs’

The Google Nexus 5x is a new breed phone camoflague-branded under an extremely successful franchise. Seems like Google wanted to milk the Nexus 5 cash cow further more. If the… Read more »

Carbyn – HTML5 based OS

Carbyn – HTML5 based OS

Its the year of the Cloud. Earlier this year, we learnt that you can run Linux in your browser, thanks to Javascript based Qemu. We’ve seen Google removing the line… Read more »

iOS, OSX would Merge with A6 processor

iOS, OSX would Merge with A6 processor

Apple might be heading where Microsoft had been trying to be with Windows 9 — Unifying OS on all platforms. Apple had already taken the first step with OSX Lion… Read more »

Android Ice Cream is the Next Android OS. Features, Release date Rumored

Android Ice Cream is the Next Android OS. Features, Release date Rumored

As per the rumors from a number of sources, Android would get another major update in 2011 (after Honeycomb), as per Google’s original plan for 2 updates for Android every… Read more »

Windows 7 Memory doesn’t “Leak”, it’s “Used”

Windows 7 Memory doesn’t “Leak”, it’s “Used”

Windows 7 is, no doubt, a evolution in windows platform. But the bad side of it is seen as a “Higher memory Footprint” as compared to previous generation OS like… Read more »

World’s Smallest Operating System [BareMetal]

World’s Smallest Operating System [BareMetal]

A typical full-fledged OS could ranges from 1-20GB before/after installation. But How small can it really get? Few Megabytes? Kilobytes, perhaps. BareMetal is an open source CLI-based Operating system. The… Read more »

What is Chrome OS

What is Chrome OS

Chrome OS is a different approach to Operating System. Everything that you do on windows, snow leopard or linux is going to be replace by an OS that doesn’t run… Read more »

Windows 7 vs Ubuntu 9.10

Windows 7 vs Ubuntu 9.10

I love Windows 7 but I can’t give up by favorite Linux OSeither. So, I finally decided to do a Performance Benchmark Showdown to decide who gets to rule on my PC. Probably,… Read more »

Google Chrome gets Native Code Execution with Native Client

Google Chrome gets Native Code Execution with Native Client

Google Chrome with it’s latest dev version 4.0.220.1 is loaded with a number of expected fixes and surprisingly new innovative feature: the Native Client on x86 Windows OS. The Native Client called… Read more »

Microsoft Researching Next Gen MultiKernel Operating System: Helios

Microsoft Researching Next Gen MultiKernel Operating System: Helios

Microsoft has decided not to settle with Windows 7 or even Windows 8. Now, Microsoft Research is busy researching new horizons of operating systems. Last week heard of BarrelFish, a… Read more »

How to Run Android in VirtualBox, VMWare

How to Run Android in VirtualBox, VMWare

Yea, You heard that right, Its now possible to install Google Android (mobile based OS) to your Laptop/Netbook. In actual, you don’t even have to install, it’s as easy with… Read more »

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