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Google Glass kernel software goes public

Continuing a string of revelations about its high-tech spectacles, Google makes the software kernel underlying the devices -- and the things they'll eventually let you do -- available for download.

By April 28, 2013


Intel outs 64-bit KitKat Android, 'Braswell' chip for Chromebooks

Intel is touting a future system-on-a-chip for low-cost PCs and tablets and a 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4.

By April 2, 2014


Thunderbolt Update plaguing MacBook Pros with kernel panics

Apple's update for supporting its new Thunderbolt adapters has caused many systems to crash and not boot properly.

By June 12, 2012


Zero-day Windows kernel bug used in Duqu infections

Microsoft says it is working on a security patch to close a hole being used by the Trojan to infect systems.

By November 1, 2011


Kernel_task taking up RAM in OS X

In OS X you may find the process "kernel_task" taking up a large amount of RAM. Here is why this is happening and what you can do about it.

By August 12, 2011


Core i7 MacBook Pros kernel panicking with NVRM read error

A number of people are noticing their 2010 Core i7 MacBook Pro systems are crashing with kernel panics in ways that coincide with a black-screen issue these same systems are having after upgrading to OS X Lion.

By August 5, 2011


Google: Yes, Chrome is crashing MacBooks

While this problem is rooted in Chrome, it ultimately is an issue with Apple's drivers that allows the kernel panic to be triggered.

By June 29, 2012


Google Chrome crashing new MacBook Airs

Chrome's interaction with the Air's Intel HD 4000 graphics appears to be causing kernel panics for some.

By June 27, 2012


Apple releases fixed Thunderbolt update

Following kernel panics from its initial update, Apple has issued a fixed version of its driver.

By June 19, 2012


Tackling SMC console errors after OS X 10.7.4 update

Repeated "smcReadKeyAction" errors in the OS X console may be from third-party software, or be fixed by downgrading kernel extensions.

By May 11, 2012