Shaun Andrews Operating Systems

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Shaun Andrews Operating Systems by Mind Map: Shaun Andrews Operating Systems

1. define: Open Source

1.1. pertaining to or denoting software whose source code is available free of charge to the public to use, copy, modify, sublicense, or distribute.

2. define: Operating System

2.1. An operating system (OS) is a set of programs that manages computer hardware resources, and provides common services for application software.

3. PC Operating Systems

4. Tablet Operating Systems

4.1. iOS5

4.1.1. iPad2 Pros: Speed Lightweight Cons: Expensive no usb plug in/no flash player

4.2. Android

4.2.1. Pros: Open source(create your own apps) 2 Taking over the cell phone industry so more people are familiar with the operating system

4.2.2. Cons: Open source could be a higher security risk Game applications have not yet been perfected

4.3. Windows7

4.3.1. Pros: USB plug ins for external devices More options for software and different tablets to choose from for cost options

4.3.2. Cons: Size of tablets are big and bulky Windows requires anti virus due to high security risks

4.4. Dual Boot

4.4.1. Pros: (Windows + Android) tablet-dual operating systems 1.3 megapixel webcam

4.4.2. Cons: Viewsonic tablet has highly reflective screen difficult to see in daylight Two different operating systems could double the security risk

4.5. Kindle Fire

4.5.1. Pros: cost(cheap) computing in the cloud

4.5.2. Cons: 7" display size No camera or microphone

5. Gaming

5.1. Playstation

5.1.1. Pros: Plays Blue Ray DVD'S Large selection of games based on system tenure

5.1.2. Cons: Most expensive gaming system online usage is poor/online was recently hacked

5.2. XBox

5.2.1. Pros: Rentable movies available on Xbox Live market place More downloadable games on Xbox Live

5.2.2. Cons: Cant upgrade hard drive beyond 120 GB Can only have two people in out of game voice chat

5.3. Wii

5.3.1. Pros: cheapest Gaming system designed for family and multi user access/Interactive

5.3.2. Cons: graphics are poor games are designed mostly for younger users

6. Sources 2011

6.1. use tinyurl or to list your links



















7. My devices and my operating systems

8. Smartphone Operating Systems

9. Netbook Operating Systems

9.1. Chromium

9.1.1. Pros: Full support of Netflix, Hulu, Pandora, and Google Music apps long battery life

9.1.2. Cons: No Windows/Mac programs Still expensive

9.2. Windows7

9.2.1. Pros: highest used system in the us Lots of options for your wallet

9.2.2. Cons: susceptible to viruses because its been around awhile reboots are almost always required for installs

9.3. Linux

9.3.1. Pros: Less security risks free software/open source

9.3.2. Cons: lack of user familiarity access to linux OS when going to school, work, or travel

9.3.3. MeeGo