ITworld Operating Systems http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/47/all en Microsoft sets Windows 9 reveal for Sept. 30 http://www.itworld.com/windows/436413/microsoft-sets-windows-9-reveal-sept-30 Microsoft issued invitations on Monday for a Sept. 30 event where it will unveil the next version of Windows, according to multiple online reports.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/436413/microsoft-sets-windows-9-reveal-sept-30" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/436413/microsoft-sets-windows-9-reveal-sept-30#comments Operating Systems Software Windows News Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:41:22 +0000 IDGNS staff 436413 at http://www.itworld.com World’s hot alternative energy projects http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/164058/world-s-hot-alternative-energy-projects-436352 <!--paging_filter--><p>From hydrogen to solar and wood there are tons of ongoing cool alternative energy projects across the globe.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/164058/world-s-hot-alternative-energy-projects-436352" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:06:00 +0000 kgerich 436352 at http://www.itworld.com The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus quiz http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/164057/iphone-6-and-iphone-6-plus-quiz-436350 <!--paging_filter--><p>The new Apple phones are all anyone’s talking about but how well do you really know them?</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/164057/iphone-6-and-iphone-6-plus-quiz-436350" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:29:00 +0000 kgerich 436350 at http://www.itworld.com Cortana app reportedly heading for Windows 9 http://www.itworld.com/windows/436304/cortana-app-reportedly-heading-windows-9 Microsoft&#039;s digital assistant, Cortana, is a mainstay of Windows Phone. For Windows 9, however, she&#039;ll be &quot;just&quot; an app.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/436304/cortana-app-reportedly-heading-windows-9" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/436304/cortana-app-reportedly-heading-windows-9#comments Operating Systems Software Windows News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:45:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 436304 at http://www.itworld.com Windows 9 leak shows Storage Sense and Wi-Fi Sense coming over from Windows Phone http://www.itworld.com/windows/436272/windows-9-leak-shows-storage-sense-and-wi-fi-sense-coming-over-windows-phone A couple more Windows Phone features are apparently headed to Windows 9, with signs of Wi-Fi Sense and Storage Sense showing up in the latest leaked preview builds.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/436272/windows-9-leak-shows-storage-sense-and-wi-fi-sense-coming-over-windows-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/436272/windows-9-leak-shows-storage-sense-and-wi-fi-sense-coming-over-windows-phone#comments Operating Systems Software Windows News Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:08:07 +0000 IDGNS staff 436272 at http://www.itworld.com 7 reasons Apple should open-source Swift -- and 7 reasons it won't http://www.itworld.com/software/436216/7-reasons-apple-should-open-source-swift-and-7-reasons-it-wont Faster innovation, better security, new markets -- the case for opening Swift might be more compelling than Apple will admit<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/436216/7-reasons-apple-should-open-source-swift-and-7-reasons-it-wont" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/436216/7-reasons-apple-should-open-source-swift-and-7-reasons-it-wont#comments Development Operating Systems Software Feature Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:20:17 +0000 IDGNS staff 436216 at http://www.itworld.com Unix: Scripting with templates http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/436163/unix-scripting-templates One of the best ways to write scripts quickly and effectively is to never start from scratch.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/436163/unix-scripting-templates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/436163/unix-scripting-templates#comments Development Operating Systems Best practice datacenter bash logic reuse script template Sun, 14 Sep 2014 21:00:17 +0000 Sandra Henry-Stocker 436163 at http://www.itworld.com How to run Android apps on Chromebook? http://www.itworld.com/answers/topic/operating-systems/question/how-run-android-apps-chromebook <p>What do you need to do to be able to run Android apps on a Chromebook? In light of how closely related Android and Chrome OSes are, it wouldn’t seem to be an insurmountable task.</p> Operating Systems android Chrome OS Chromebook Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:53:26 +0000 owen 435966 at http://www.itworld.com The many looks of the Apple Watch http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163844/many-looks-apple-watch-435764 <!--paging_filter--><p>Apple's new smart watch is highly customizable. Here's a look at the possible adaptations available to customers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163844/many-looks-apple-watch-435764" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:53:00 +0000 kgerich 435764 at http://www.itworld.com Windows 9 leak shows multiple desktops, notifications, new Start menu, and more http://www.itworld.com/windows/435715/windows-9-leak-shows-multiple-desktops-notifications-new-start-menu-and-more The new Windows is coming, and it looks a lot more like Windows.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/435715/windows-9-leak-shows-multiple-desktops-notifications-new-start-menu-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/435715/windows-9-leak-shows-multiple-desktops-notifications-new-start-menu-and-more#comments Operating Systems Software Windows News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:00:12 +0000 IDGNS staff 435715 at http://www.itworld.com 17 coolest iPhone 6, Apple Watch announcements http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163706/17-coolest-iphone-6-apple-watch-announcements-435519 <!--paging_filter--><p>Here you'll find a detailed recap of some of the cooler and most important new products and services Apple announced yesterday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163706/17-coolest-iphone-6-apple-watch-announcements-435519" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:20:00 +0000 kgerich 435519 at http://www.itworld.com 10 ways Apple really has changed the (tech) world http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163644/10-ways-apple-really-has-changed-tech-world-435391 <!--paging_filter--><p>Apple is both a creator of and a beacon for the technology future we now live in.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163644/10-ways-apple-really-has-changed-tech-world-435391" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:47:00 +0000 kgerich 435391 at http://www.itworld.com 28 crucial checks to make before launching your Web site http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163642/28-crucial-checks-make-launching-your-web-site-435390 <!--paging_filter--><p>From poor spelling and lousy grammar to broken images, missing content and broken links, here's a checklist of the stuff you need check before you set your Web site loose on the world.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163642/28-crucial-checks-make-launching-your-web-site-435390" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:43:00 +0000 kgerich 435390 at http://www.itworld.com CIOs rack up millions in incentives http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163640/cios-rack-millions-incentives-435381 <!--paging_filter--><p>A six-figure salary is just the beginning for CIOs. Cash bonuses, stock awards and executive perks can propel pay packages into the millions.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163640/cios-rack-millions-incentives-435381" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:29:00 +0000 kgerich 435381 at http://www.itworld.com Rotten Apple: Apple's 11 biggest failures http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163639/rotten-apple-apples-11-biggest-failures-435378 <!--paging_filter--><p>Apple sets the standard -- for both success and failure. Here's a look at 11 major screwups, some of which almost derailed the company.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/163639/rotten-apple-apples-11-biggest-failures-435378" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operating Systems Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:24:00 +0000 kgerich 435378 at http://www.itworld.com