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Operating System, Windows

Here’s What Windows 10 on ARM Can’t Do

February 20, 2018

Via: LaptopMag

Microsoft and Qualcomm have told us that Windows 10 on ARM processors, including the upcoming laptops featuring the latter company’s Snapdragon 835 processors, would be functionally identical to those on Intel processors. For the most part, the upcoming devices from […]


Operating System, Windows

Microsoft starts testing next big Windows 10 update, adds ‘ultimate performance’ mode for pro laptops

February 15, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Microsoft has pushed forth a flurry of new releases on the Windows testing front, including a new preview build for Redstone 4 (the next and imminent update for the OS), alongside the first build for Redstone 5 (the following update […]


Operating System, Windows

How to protect Windows 10 PCs from ransomware

January 10, 2018

Via: Computerworld

CryptoLocker. WannaCry. Petya. Bad Rabbit. The ransomware threat isn’t going away anytime soon; the news brings constant reports of new waves of this pernicious type of malware washing across the world. It’s popular in large part because of the immediate […]


Operating System, Windows

Windows by the numbers: Windows 7 storm looms as retirement milestone nears

January 3, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Windows 10 will replace the aged Windows 7 as the most popular version of Microsoft’s operating system in September, according to the rise and fall of the two editions’ user shares. But that won’t be the end of Windows 7. […]


Operating System, Windows

One year later, enterprises still wrestle with Windows 7’s cumulative updates

December 8, 2017

Via: Computerworld

More than a year after Microsoft changed its decades-long security updating practices, enterprises running Windows 7 continue to struggle with the new system, patch experts said today. “I still see people asking for individual updates, even on the [Windows] 10 […]


Operating System, Windows

7 free and cheap ways to learn about Windows administration

November 15, 2017

Via: Computerworld

In most areas of IT, you can learn only so much from school or certification courses; eventually, it’s crucial to get hands-on experience. And so it is with Windows administration. Most fields have an experience conundrum to some degree: You […]


Operating System, Windows

Windows 10 Insider: What’s in it for us?

November 6, 2017

Via: Computerworld

Microsoft’s motivation for pushing customers to run Windows 10 previews is obvious: It gains a huge pool of testers and millions of amateur quality control workers who help shake out software bugs before the code reaches the wild. But is […]


iOS, Operating System, Windows

Windows fade as business develops a taste for Apple

October 26, 2017

Via: Computerworld

Apple has set the table and arranged an array of partnerships to help encourage enterprise customers to sit down and eat what’s there. And the plan is working. That’s what happens when hell freezes over Way back at the turn […]


Operating System, Windows

Still using a Windows 10 version from 2015? You must upgrade now

October 10, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

Come the end of today, Microsoft is dropping support for those folks who are still running Windows 10 version 1511, the first major update for the OS which was released back in November 2015. This means that people still using […]


Operating System, Windows

Windows Phone has been dead for years, but Microsoft finally just admitted it

October 9, 2017

Via: Boy Genius

When Windows Phone was first unveiled back in 2010 as “Windows Phone Series 7,” its ambitions were lofty but its prospects were bleak. Many people covering the mobile market at the time were rooting for Microsoft to succeed, but we […]