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Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft explains (a bit) why we don’t have the Windows 10 Spring Update yet

April 17, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT HAS given a bit more insight into why we haven’t yet seen the long-awaited Spring Update for Windows 10. The twice-yearly update was expected on 10 April and although Microsoft hasn’t officially named it yet, it’s generally being referred […]


MAC OS, Operating systems

Apple’s latest macOS update warns that 32-bit apps will be discontinued

April 12, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

APPLE HAS ISSUED a warning to users of 32-bit apps that their time is nearly numbered. Mac users have already been warned last summer that 32-bit apps would be disabled in a post-High Sierra update, and indeed, no new 32-bit […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft set to release Spring Creators Update for Windows 10 today

April 10, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

ALTHOUGH MICROSOFT hasn’t specifically said so yet, it’s a pretty open secret that the latest stable update to Windows 10 (version 1803, fact fans) is being released at some point today. The Spring Creators Update continues the company’s commitment to […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft will be adding 64-bit support to Windows for ARM soon

April 6, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT IS bringing 64-bit support to the ARM version of Windows 10… soon. The ARM version of Windows 10 was released last year and is designed for so-called “always-on” (nice way of saying ‘budget’) machines. Unfortunately, there are a whole […]


Operating systems, Others

New site lets you test Google’s mysterious new OS that might replace Android

April 5, 2018

Via: BGR

It seems right now like Google’s Android operating system and Apple’s iOS platform will be the world’s most popular mobile operating systems forever. After all, every mobile OS that came before them, and everything else that has come along since […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft’s Windows 10 Spring Creators update will be released in April

April 4, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT HAS CONFIRMED that the latest update to Windows 10 will indeed be called the Spring Creators Update and will be released next month. The Spring Creators Update (as opposed to, er, the Creators Update or the Fall Creators Update) was […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft is forcing Windows 10 Build 1709 onto users who opted out of data collection

April 4, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT IS annoying users again with its nanny-state update policies. This time it’s surrounding security updates for old builds. The problem of being forced to update to the latest twice-yearly build of Windows 10 has been going on since… well, […]


Operating systems, Others

Google will block outdated apps from running on Android P

April 3, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

GOOGLE’S UPCOMING Android P OS will reportedly block apps built for Android 4.1 and lower. So says Android Police, which notes that Google is taking steps to stop outdated apps from running on the next version of Android. Google already stated […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10 has had no overall growth in the last month. None

April 2, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

THIS MONTH’S Netmarketshare figures are almost static, but are still worth a look. The very fact that they are so static will be frustrating, particularly for Microsoft, which is still desperately trying to find the carrot to bring businesses on to Windows 10. Unlike […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 12 concept photos showcase how Apple could easily improve the iPhone user experience

April 2, 2018

Via: BGR

Apple over the past few years has been iterating at breakneck speed. Every single year, without fail, we’ve seen a brand new iPhone accompanied by a brand new version of iOS, complete with a wide array of new and exciting […]