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Computing, Operating Systems

How to get the Windows 10 May 2019 Update right now

May 22, 2019

Via: The Verge

Microsoft’s Windows 10 May 2019 Update is available this week and ready to download. After an extended month of testing, Microsoft is making its latest Windows 10 update available for anyone to install. The Windows 10 May 2019 Update includes […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Every Chromebook launched in 2019 will run Linux ‘right out of the box’

May 10, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Linux is a fantastic operating system, and as a result, it’s the go-to choice for many power users or those who simply don’t care for Windows 10. Given some of the major issues Microsoft’s latest OS has — such as […]


Apps & OS, Computing, Mobile, Operating Systems

Apple is planning big software updates at WWDC, including iOS Dark Mode and iPad apps on the Mac

May 6, 2019

Via: The Verge

Apple traditionally shows off updates to its iOS, Mac, and smartwatch software at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). This year’s conference begins on June 3rd, and according to a new report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, the company has a […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Windows Lite release date, news and features

May 2, 2019

Via: Techradar

Windows Lite, a lightweight version of Microsoft’s operating system that’s designed to run on low-powered devices, has been in the works for a while now. Back in 2018, Microsoft was working on a lightweight version of Windows codenamed Polaris, intended […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Windows 10 now requires a minimum of 32GB storage space

April 30, 2019

Via: TechSpot

In preparation for the Windows 10 May 2019 update, Microsoft has refreshed its minimum hardware requirements page to inform users about the operating system’s increased storage needs to perform an upgrade, a change not entirely unexpected by users as the […]


Computing, Operating Systems, Privacy, Security

Windows 10 update will do away with password expiry policies

April 26, 2019

Via: Techradar

Alongside the draft release of the configuration baseline settings for Windows 10 v1903 and Windows Server v1903, Microsoft has revealed its plan to do away with password expiration policies beginning with the Windows 10’s May update. Once these policies are […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Windows 10 May 2019 Update being fine-tuned as Microsoft vows to get it right

April 5, 2019

Via: Techradar

The Windows 10 May 2019 Update, as we’ve just found out it’s called, is entering the very final stages of testing, and Microsoft has just released a new version of the latest Build 18362 containing some important fixes – including […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Windows 10 preview installation bug hopefully won’t mean a delay for April 2019 Update

March 27, 2019

Via: Techradar

Microsoft has (sort of) paused deployment of the latest preview build of Windows 10 in the slow ring, and is no longer offering it to those upgrading from the previous build, after these testers ran into trouble with installation issues. […]


Computing, Cybersecurity, Operating Systems, Security

Major Windows 7 zero-day discovered, enables privileged escalation in combination with another Chrome exploit

March 8, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Security researchers at Google and Microsoft have observed attackers using a combination of a patched Chrome vulnerability and an unpatched Windows vulnerability to take advantage of Windows 7 systems. The announcement of the issue comes as part of their responsible […]


Computing, Operating Systems, Software & Applications

Microsoft introduces drastic performance fix for Spectre variant

March 5, 2019

Via: TechSpot

After fixes were introduced for several variants of the Spectre speculative execution exploit, performance took a nose dive. Microsoft and many other industry giants have been working to patch security flaws for over a year now, but most fixes have […]