Stories by Tom Henderson, Laszlo Szenes and Rodney Thayer

Vista final code shows security issues

Overall, we can't say that we don't like the Vista Ultimate code that was released to manufacturing by Microsoft Wednesday and will subsequently be available for corporate volume customers by the end of the month. After all, from our testing we can confirm that it contains vastly improved graphics, offers very flexible installation options, and gives administrators stronger control over the operating systems security settings.

A closer look at OpenSUSE 10.1

OpenSUSE 10.1, Novell's attempt to keep a general-purpose version of its Linux freely available to the open source community - is both aided by and suffers from the lack of attention from Novell.