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Microsoft releases Windows 10 May 2020 Update (20H1) with improvements in search, Cortana and the Linux subsystem

Windows 10 May Update or Windows 10 20H1, that is the name of the last major update, the first of this 2020, of the popular Microsoft operating system. The company began its rollout and launch today, so it should begin to reach all Windows 10 devices globally, albeit in a staggered manner. The update code…

Linux Trojan Now Affects Raspberry Pi Users

The Raspberry Pi ecosystem made super-small computing a low-value situation, but a recent Trojan was discovered that transforms it into a data source for cryptocurrency. The Linux MulDrop.14 is the culprit and targets Pi boards running older editions of the Raspbian OS. It has a compressed and encrypted application inside to mine the coin, and…

Apple confirms that computers with Apple Silicon will not be able to boot Windows or Linux

Although it is something that we all imagined, finally Apple has made official in a podcast that Apple computers with ARM (Apple Silicon) processors they will not be able to boot another operating system other than macOS, thus closing the door to all users who have relied on Boot Camp so far to be able…

Chrome OS would be preparing support for Steam in the form of a Linux virtual machine

It seems that Chrome OS is on its way to becoming another alternative to Gaming, at least in the Chromebooks that have hardware to match, and it seems that Google has been preparing Borealis for a long time, a system that would allow Chromebooks to run Steam. How? Through an Ubuntu-based virtual machine. This system…

Linux Creator Claims AVX-512 Instructions Are Intel’s Trick To Create And Earn Benchmarks

The always controversial Linus Torvalds, creator of Linux, has made a statement through mailing lists where he discussed certain instructions that Intel is adding to its Alder lake processors. When you comment on the absence of the AVX512 instruction set for Alder Lake, your statement starts off strong, direct and blunt, saying “I wish AVX512…

Pocket PC: a small pocket computer with Linux and a Full HD screen for less than 200 dollars

Popcorn Computer has announced its new “pocket computer” called Pocket. It is a small device with a screen FullHD (1920 x 1080 pixels resolution) 4.95 “UP panel with its own integrated keyboard that runs Linux, specifically it comes with Debian 10, and which has a removable battery to function completely autonomously. Pocket PC Specifications and…

How to install Kali Linux on Chromebook

If you are using a Chromebook, you may have appreciated that its OS is supported by the Linux kernel, but its peculiarities are not so prominent. Google chrome OS is a closed source program and does not allow various traditional Linux commands. Also see our article How to disable / disable the touchpad chromatography book…

Can Ubuntu Linux Replace Windows 10?

A few years ago Ubuntu may not be able to easily replace Windows, but several things have changed since then. Right now, it’s truly a possible alternative for the regular user, and in several areas, it’s far superior to Windows 10, too. Go ahead with the rules now and we explain why you should consider…

Linux creator accuses Intel of boycotting support for ECC RAM in home computers

Every so often, Linus Torvalds, the creator of Linux, stands up and offers statements loaded with controversy, bad words and various insults, releasing his anger against a specific company. From that famous “**** you” to NVIDIA for its Linux driver support, to the most recent to Intel and its AVX512 instructions with which, according to…