Operating System

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Operating System by Mind Map: Operating System

1. Definition: software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services, Operating system (commonly abbreviated to OS, O/S or kernel ) is an interface between hardware and software in a computer system. The OS is responsible for the management and coordination of activities and the sharing of the limited resources of the computer.

2. What % use Windows?

2.1. 90 % of people use Windows

2.2. 10 % of people don't

3. Cell Phone Operating Systems

3.1. Which one do you have?

3.1.1. I have a Danger OS

3.2. 5 Other Main Cell Phone Operating Systems.

3.2.1. Google's Android OS

3.2.2. Apple OS

3.2.3. Windows Mobile

3.2.4. RIM's Blackberry OS

3.2.5. Symbian

4. Apple Computers

4.1. Pros: Mac OS is verysecure

4.2. Pros: Not a primary target for "hackers"

4.3. Cons: Not designed for windows

4.4. Cons: Hardware is not designed for software.

5. Focus on windows 7

6. Leopard

6.1. Pro: More geared toward photo and video editing.

6.2. Con: May not be user friendly for students.

7. Linux

7.1. Ubuntu

7.1.1. Open Source

7.1.1.1. Free Software Updates

7.1.2. Cons: Without a CD have to play with iso files and make and burn discs.