Linux

Linux

Linux is a family of free and open-source Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel. Linux powers many things in the world today, from smartphones to cars, supercomputers and home appliances, home desktops to enterprise servers. Linux was first released in 1991 by Linus Torvalds as a free and open-source project. Today, Linux is typically packaged in a Linux distribution and released under different names. Some of the familiar being Android for mobile devices, or Debian, Fedora, or Ubuntu for desktop computers and servers.

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macOS

macOS is a series of proprietary operating systems native to the Apple ecosystem. The operating system powers all of Apples desktop and laptop computers and is the second most popular operating system in the world after Windows.

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macOS
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FreeBSD

FreeBSD is a free and open-source Unix-like operating system descended from the Berkeley Software Distribution. FreeBSD was first released as in 1993, and is today the most popular free and open-source BSD operating system on the market today. In total, FreeBSD accounts for more than 75% of the market. FreeBSD can be installed easily on most machines and is licensed under the permissive BSD License.

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27/11/2020 (6 months ago)