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Operating systems, Others, Software Category, System Software

Ubuntu 19.10 lands with GNOME 3.34, Linux Kernel 5.3, Raspberry Pi 4 support and more

October 18, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Canonical, the company behind Linux Ubuntu, has put the finishing touches on Ubuntu 19.10 (or Eoan Ermine, if you’d rather). There’s a lot of new features and updates with this release to dig into, so be sure to check out […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 13 has already been installed on more than 50% of all iPhones

October 17, 2019

Via: BGR

Even with all the chaos surrounding the launch of iOS 13 – which included a string of rushed beta releases, a whole host of bugs and issues, and an expedited rollout of iOS 13.1 – Apple says 50% of its […]


Application Software, Operating systems, Software Category, Windows

Microsoft’s Desktop Analytics service for assessing compatibility of Windows endpoints is generally available

October 16, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft is starting to roll out its Desktop Analytics service as of today, October 16. Desktop Analytics — formerly known as Windows Analytics — is meant to provide IT professionals with update-readiness details about their managed Windows endpoints. Desktop Analytics […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft to start nagging Windows 7 Pro users about January 2020 end of support deadline

October 15, 2019

Via: ZDnet

In April this year, Microsoft began proactively notifying Windows 7 Home users about the approaching end of support deadline for Windows 7. Starting this week and rolling out over time, Microsoft will add certain Windows 7 Pro device users to […]


Operating systems, Others

Linux security hole: Much sudo about nothing

October 15, 2019

Via: ZDnet

There’s a lot of hubbub out there now about a security hole in the Unix/Linux family’s sudo command. Sudo is the command, which enables normal users to run commands as if they were the root user, aka the system administrator. […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows security might be about to get a huge upgrade

October 15, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Microsoft has announced that a new Microsoft Defender antivirus feature called Tamper Protection is now generally available. The new feature works by preventing malware and other third-party apps from disabling Microsoft Defender (formerly Windows Defender) features without a user’s knowledge. […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10 patch to fix a bug that was supposed to fix a bug causes more bugs

October 14, 2019

Via: The Inquirer

GATHER ROUND! It’s time for your near-daily explanation of what’s borked with Windows 10 this time. Yes, another day, another patch that breaks things, something that we really ought to be used to by now – we just shouldn’t have […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 13 problems: how to fix issues in iOS 13.1.2

October 11, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Apple’s iOS 13 update introduced plenty of long-awaited features, but along with Dark Mode and other improvements comes the inevitable iOS 13 problems, bugs and other issues that spring up alongside big software changes. Some of these are iOS 13 […]


Operating systems, Windows

PC shipments grow in Q3 as Windows 10 refresh cycle continues

October 10, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Worldwide PC shipments grew at a modest pace in the third quarter, according to both IDC and Gartner, in part due to the continuing Windows 10 refresh cycle. According to IDC, shipments grew 3 percent year-over-year to 70.4 million units. […]


iOS, Operating systems

Apple just released iOS 13.2 developer beta 2

October 10, 2019

Via: BGR

The release cycle for iOS 13 betas has mercifully slowed down a bit ever since iOS 13.1 rolled out to the public a few weeks ago, but there’s always more work to be done. And speaking of which, just a […]