Tag: windows

May 13

Old Windows PCs can stop WannaCry ransomware with new Microsoft patch

“Users of old Windows systems can now download a patch to protect them from this week’s massive ransomware attack. In a rare step, Microsoft published a patch for Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and Windows 8 — all of them operating systems for which it no longer provides mainstream support.” View More

Jan 25

Massive Windows 10 Upgrade Has A Bigger Omission

“On the surface, Microsoft has started 2017 in style. Today it announced a massive new build of Windows 10 that is chock full of new features. But it has made a mess of the most important one… First the good news.” View More

Jan 02

Phil Schiller Says Apple Working With Consumer Reports To Address MacBook Pro Battery Concerns

“Microsoft does not always do things the right way, few people would argue otherwise. However, Microsoft has traditionally been good at admitting when it drops the ball or otherwise could have done a better job.” View More

Apr 21

US government tells Windows users to uninstall QuickTime as Apple stops support

“The Department of Homeland Security has advised that PC owners uninstall Apple’s QuickTime for Windows, after two vulnerabilities were discovered in its code.” View More

Jan 24

Microsoft adds Mac testers to its Office Insider preview

“Microsoft today announced its Office Insider preview program now accepts Mac users of Office 365 Home, Personal and University, following up on the the same beta offer to Windows customers in November.” View More

Dec 14

Microsoft planning to automatically offer Windows 10 to existing PCs

“Microsoft launched Windows 10 earlier this year with a reservation system designed to tempt Windows 7 and Windows 8 users to upgrade for free.” View More

Jan 24

How to transfer files between your Nexus 6 and computer

“Most of us reading here have a computer of some sort. Maybe it’s at home and you use it to play games or to surf the Internet, or maybe it’s at work and you do things that aren’t nearly as fun as playing games and surfing the Internet.” View More

Nov 28

How to Unlock Boot loader of Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 – Guide

“It’s all about Nexus 6/9 as it’s the latest flagship device from Google and was one of the most awaited devices in 2014. So for all those who have bought this smartphone can now root the device.” View More

Feb 21

Cyvera says it can stop Windows XP attacks in their tracks — Tech News and Analysis

“Cyvera is one of several computer security companies coming out of Israel.” View More

Jan 12

How do I disable Java in my web browser?

How do I disable Java in my web browser? This article applies to: Platform(s): Solaris SPARC, Solaris x86, Red Hat Linux, SUSE Linux, Oracle Enterprise Linux, Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, Windows 2008 Server, Macintosh OS X Browser(s): Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari Java version(s): 7.0, 7u10+ Starting with Java Version 7 Update 10, a new security feature …

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