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Anonymous (666) writes "According to an article on OSWeekly.com, Apple missed a big opportunity by not releasing Leopard soon. They could've taken advantage of Vista's losing streak and one upped Microsoft, the author suggests. "It's not uncommon for Windows users and technology consumers in general to say that Microsoft missed out on making the most of Vista both before and after its launch. Longtime fans of Windows have changed their tone due to Vista's inadequacies, and regular users are in many cases stuck with trying to figure out why they still can't get certain things to work within the operating system. Granted, it's not a completely horrific OS, but is that even a compliment worth accepting?" Link to Original Source
zborro (591127) writes "The long awaited Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon 7.10 is out! As usual you can download it from http://www.ubuntu.com/ among the new features: CompizFusion by default, Tracker indexed search, automagic printer configuration, improved hardware support, kernel 2.6.22 with dynticks and better power management on laptops and much much more." Link to Original Source