The Best Operating System of 2012


We continue our look back at what has made the year 2012 and in our review could not miss the best operating system . This year in this category were indistinguishable for desktop systems and mobile. It has been a year of big news, both in regard to the world of mobile and desktop, so let the voting results have given us a winner and a five candidates tie for second place.

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Mandriva Linux 2012 Tech Preview will be Testable

Few days have passed since Karlsen announced the availability of the first images ISO unofficial Mandriva Linux 2012 Tech Preview , until finally they have become official and are already available for download and testing from the servers FTP .

Among the new features of Mandriva Linux 2012 Tech Preview we will find the kernel version 3.4.1, desktop environments KDE SC 4.8.4, GNOME Shell 3.4.1, 4.10 Xfce and LXDE 0.5. As LibreOffice 3.5.2 office suite features. The Firefox browser is 12.0.

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Repository Mirrors

Google Launches Repository Mirrors with Linux Source Code

Repository MirrorsA software project is the operating system as GNU / Linux requires a huge infrastructure is more than evident. There are many people who contribute to the development of Linux , many who access its source code and many modifications proposed for each one of its components.

Google knows this, and since you already have sufficient infrastructure to serve many billions of bytes each day, has decided to devote a host and make available to the world a read-only mirror of the repositories of the Linux kernel , copied byte byte every 30 minutes from

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