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Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft resumes rollout of Windows 10 October 2018 Update

November 13, 2018

Via: TechSpot

Microsoft’s Windows 10 October 2018 Update has been given the green light after a file deletion bug sidelined the software a month ago. The snafu has caused Microsoft to take a more measured approach to rolling out future updates. It’s […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 test build lets you remove more pre-installed apps

October 18, 2018

Via: TechSpot

A vanilla installation of Windows 10 is taking on a whole new meaning with Microsoft’s latest preview build. Windows 10 Insider Preview, Build 18262 (19H1), allows Insiders in the Fast ring and those who have opted in to the Skip […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft fixes catastrophic Windows 10 update bug that mass-deleted user’s files

October 10, 2018

Via: DailyMail

Microsoft has fixed a bug in its latest Windows 10 October 2018 update that deleted files en masse for some users. The software giant was forced to pull the update over the weekend due to the data deletion issues. Now, […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Windows 10 October 2018 Update installations could fail without enough disk space

September 20, 2018

Via: Techradar

Microsoft is advising those with PCs that have scarce amounts of storage that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update will fail if it doesn’t have enough room to install – and that you should ensure your machine has the requisite […]


Computing, Operating Systems

macOS 10.14 Mojave: release date, news and features

August 28, 2018

Via: Techradar

After WWDC 2018, we have a pretty good idea of what macOS 10.14 Mojave will look like, and we’ve gathered all the latest news and features regarding the upcoming update. With macOS Mojave, we’ll see some core iOS apps, like […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft Driver Module Framework Aims to Ease Windows Driver Development

August 20, 2018

Via: InfoQ

Windows driver developers should now have an easier way to create simple and structured drivers, as well as to share code amongst drivers, using the new Microsoft Driver Module Framework (DMF), which has been recently open sourced. Born from the […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Introducing MSIX, the one installer for all Windows apps

August 14, 2018

Via: Info World

Building installers on Windows used to be complicated. It all depended on which installation tool were you using and how was your code being distributed. Could you wrap an executable around a Zip file, or use the venerable XCOPY? Things […]


Computing, Data Management, Operating Systems

2018 MacBook Pro owners should definitely back up to an external drive

July 24, 2018

Via: Mashable

If you buy one of the new 2018 MacBook Pros, you’d best back up your data, since recovery will be much harder than it was before if your logic board fails. It turns out Apple removed a data-recovery port from […]


Computing, Internet, Online entertainment, Operating Systems

Google is working on software that could eventually replace Android

July 20, 2018

Via: Mashable

Google’s already working an operating system that may replace Android in the next five years. The tech giant has reportedly been tinkering on the OS, codenamed “Fuchsia,” for over two years and now has more than 100 engineers working on […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft Previews Windows 10 IoT Core Services

July 19, 2018

Via: InfoQ

Microsoft is previewing a new paid service for its Windows 10 IoT Core OS that enables managed device updates and device health assessment. Additionally, the new service will guarantee a 10 year support lifespan for each version of the OS […]