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Marcus Bacon Operating System by Mind Map: Marcus Bacon Operating System

1. define: Open Source

1.1. describes practices in production and development that promote access to the end product's source materials.

2. define: Operating System

2.1. An operating system is the program that, after being initially loaded into the computer by a boot program, manages all the other programs in a computer.

3. PC Operating Systems

3.1. Ubuntu 11.04

3.1.1. Pros: 1 More Windows 7–like interaction. Improved visuals. 2 Enhancements to multitouch capabilities.

3.1.2. Cons: 1 Requires some adjustment time. 2 New features not always smoothly implemented.


3.2. Windows 7

3.2.1. Pros: 1 Windows was quicker than Mac OS X 10.6 in both image editing and video encoding. 2

3.2.2. Cons: 1 Level in multitasking. 2 Ubuntu is significantly quicker than Windows 7 in image editing and video encoding.

3.3. Mac OS X

3.3.1. Pros: 1 New desktop management made more easy and flexible, full screen apps 2 Love the finger movements

3.3.2. Cons: 1 Slow, buggy and more unstable than windows 2 No java environment supplied.

4. Tablet Operating Systems

4.1. iOS5

4.1.1. iPad2 Pros: 1 2 Cons: 1 2

4.2. Android

4.2.1. Pros: 1 Built-in support for Cisco SSL VPN 2 Lots of support for enterprise software, including Citrix, Polycom, Sybase, SAP, and more

4.2.2. Cons: 1 Low battery life 2 Failed to provide good software and significant third-party app choice.

4.3. Windows7

4.3.1. Pros: 1 Wacom digitized screen and pen, which take advantage of Windows 7's handwriting recognition engine. 2 Can experience Windows 7 and Android in one system.

4.3.2. Cons: 1 More generally optimized for businesses rather than consumers. 2 performance problems running Windows 7

4.4. Dual Boot

4.4.1. Pros: 1 allows users to boot either Android 1.6 or Windows 7 on demand. 2 Offers expandable memory options via a micro SD card slot for up to 32GB of additional space.

4.4.2. Cons: 1 No flash 2 Battery life was even lower on Android than on Windows.

4.5. Kindle Fire

4.5.1. Pros: 1 The price: At $199. 2 Its on-board storefronts for Kindle books, Android apps, and movies and TV shows are visually appealing.

4.5.2. Cons: 1 Ships with just 8GB of memory. 2 Limited app selection

5. Gaming

5.1. Playstation

5.1.1. Pros: 1 It is always on, so you can access your PlayStation3 from a remote location as long as you have a working internet connection. 2 The PS3 CPU is several times faster than Xbox360, its nearest competitor, in terms of GFlops.

5.1.2. Cons: 1 Comes with only 256 MB video RAM, less than the 512 MB the Xbox 360 comes with. 2 The PS3 GPU lacks eDRAM, which enables the Xbox360 to edge it out in terms of sheer GPU bandwidth.

5.2. XBox

5.2.1. Pros: 1 Ready for the controller-free fun of Kinect 2 Super-quiet with sleek new design plus matching controller and headset

5.2.2. Cons: 1 subscription fee of US$50 2 Less memory than the PS3

5.3. Wii

5.3.1. Pros: 1 performing, not finger pushing. 2 make you eliminate excess weight if you should utilize it properly

5.3.2. Cons: 1 Too expensive 2 Not as good as a workout, burn less calories.

6. Sources 2011

6.1. use tinyurl or to list your links















7. Smartphone Operating Systems

7.1. iOS/ iPhone

7.1.1. Pros: 1 It's high resolution screen 2 Improvements made to the front facing camera

7.1.2. Cons: 1 Low battery life 2 antenna and the problems caused by holding the phone.

7.2. Android

7.2.1. Pros: 1 Benefits of having a 4G phone 2 The speed, syncing, and streaming

7.2.2. Cons: 1 New imperfect chips, battery life will take an appreciable hit. node 2 heavier than it should be.

7.3. Windows 7 Mobile

7.3.1. Pros: 1 Microsoft produces an excellent productivity suite in the form of Microsoft Office. 2 the device still enjoys wider support than the iPhone when it comes to choosing a carrier.

7.3.2. Cons: 1 Windows Phone 7 doesn’t support the full range of Exchange ActiveSync policies. 2 No on-device encryption.

8. My devices and my operating systems

8.1. Samsung Android Charge

8.1.1. pros 1 big screen, front facing camera 2 free music download applications.

8.1.2. cons 1 Low battery life 2 Expensive phone with expensive phone plan required.

8.2. Toshiba Laptop

8.2.1. pros 1 Large screen, DVD burner, Skype facing web cam 2 Full keyboard, wireless mouse pad installed

8.2.2. cons 1 Thick, bulky, and heavy. 2 battery life

8.3. Playstation 3

8.3.1. pros 1 Applications, netflicks installed to watch movies 2 The memory installed with purchase

8.3.2. cons 1 the price 2 accessories required to participate in on-line gaming.

9. Netbook Operating Systems

9.1. Chromium

9.1.1. Pros: 1 To use this VDI files, just install VirtualBox and create a new virtual machine in it. 2 does not requires a lot of horsepower to run.

9.1.2. Cons: 1 suffer from poor hardware support 2 driver issues and are unlikely to work unless you’re using a brand new netbook

9.2. Windows7

9.2.1. Pros: 1 Longer battery life 2 smaller, cheaper,

9.2.2. Cons: 1 tiny, slow, and cheap. 2 Harder and longer to work on and reboot.

9.3. Linux

9.3.1. Pros: 1 more energy efficient 2 well suited for net centric task.

9.3.2. Cons: 1 have smaller screens and keyboards, which makes them harder and more strenuous to use. 2 less processing power, less storage capacity and are not equipped with optical disc drives