A developer by the name of AndrewDB is currently in the processing of modding Ubuntu Linux so that it runs on inexpensive PCs-on-a-stick powered by Rockchip RK3066 processors.
The first beta version of XBMC 12.0, also known as Frodo, went live in mid-November for Windows, OS X the Raspberry Pi and Ubuntu - but not Android.
Yahoo has released its list of the most-searched terms for the year. The list reveals that, unsurprisingly, we've been very interested in the US election - but have relaxed by following the Kardashians and dreaming of an iPhone 5.
Analysts at the NPD Group say Microsoft's flagship Windows 8 operating system is off to a "slow start."
A developer by the name of Dan Aloni has coded an emulator that allows users to play classic Windows games (95 or 98) on Android devices.
HTPC DIY enthusiasts should check out the latest version of MediaPortal.
GM adds Siri voice technology to its small Spark and Sonic cars.
Having heaps of Facebook friends may make you look popular, but is actually a source of stress, researchers say.
Two US privacy groups are calling on Facebook to scrap its plans to do away with user votes on policy changes.
Sailfish wants to be a mobile contender.
Sometime today, if you're a Facebook user, you'll get an email from the company asking you to vote away your right to vote on the company's governance.
Nielsen says he's not a Microsoft hater, yet rips into "disappointing" Windows 8 user interface (UI).
Sales of Microsoft's flagship Windows 8 operating system are reportedly hovering "well below" Redmond's internal projections.
The desktop browser version of Netflix relies on Microsoft Silverlight and isn't exactly compatible with Linux - at least up until now.
Ubuntu is without a doubt one of the most popular flavors of Linux, as the operating system is fully capable of running smoothly even on outdated or anemic hardware.
Facebook's made a big expansion to its Gifts service, teaming up with retailers and service providers from babyGap to ProFlowers.
Open source developers have officially released the first beta version of XBMC 12.0, also known as Frodo.
Over the last 24 hours, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) has been live-tweeting its attacks on the Hamas-controlled Gaza strip, including the assassination of a Hamas military leader.
We've covered a number of PCs-on-a-stick in recent months, all of which have the potential to function as an uber-mini Android-powered media centers.
Microsoft says DirectX 11.1 will be a Windows 8 exclusive. Does it matter?