Mac OS X is the successor to the original Mac OS, which had been Apple’s primary operating system since 1984. Unlike its predecessors, Mac OS X is a Unix-based operating system built on technology that had been developed at NeXT through the second half of the 1980s until Apple purchased the company in early 1996.
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There is no native Linux and Mac versions of Chromium available but codeweavers released version for Mac OS X and Linux.
VLC media player – the cross-platform media player version 0.9.2 has been released and available for download.
Finally, Vodafone announces price of iPhone 3G Phone in India. There is an abyssal price gap between the US and India version.
Shoes is a very informal graphics and windowing toolkit. It’s for making regular old apps that run on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It’s a blend of my favorite things from the Web, some Ruby style, and a sprinkling of cross-platform widgets. Shoes uses Ruby as its interface language.
Midori operating system is the code name for a microkernel-based operating system written as managed code, being developed at Microsoft, mooted as a possible successor to Microsoft Windows by many.
Midori will use the Internet to operate and data will be stored on central Microsoft server. It will remove the role of a single PC.
Mozilla has released Firefox 3.1 Alpha 1 – code named Shiretoko Alpha 1 and is now available for download.
TrueCrypt version 6.0 has been released and available for download. It is free open-source hard disk encryption software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X, and Linux system.
Paul Vixie and Corey Shields currently serves as a judges for the Mozilla Foundation’s “Download Day”, an attempt to set a Guiness World Record for most downloads in a single day for a new piece of software
Firefox 3 – Thanks for helping with this attempt to set a Guinness World Record! Go ahead and flaunt it by downloading and printing your very own personalized Firefox 3 Download Day certificate.