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Google to stop treating EU antitrust remedy as a “promotional opportunity”

June 10, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Google and the European Union have been fighting for several years over Android’s default search engine. Just like when the EU took issue with Microsoft bundling Internet Explorer with Windows, the EU Antitrust enforcers don’t want Google using its Android […]


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Microsoft Teams vs Zoom: Which video conferencing and collaboration service is best?

June 10, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Although there are many different video conferencing and collaboration tools on the market, two in particular have gone stratospheric over the past year or so: Microsoft Teams and Zoom. With many businesses preparing for a transition to a hybrid working […]


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Microsoft Edge update gets rid of its most annoying quirk

June 3, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Microsoft has released a fix for its web browser Edge that does away with a couple of frustrating issues introduced with the last major update. After the launch of Microsoft Edge 91 last week, users began to find the browser […]


Application Software, Software Category, Software Security

How are anti-malware tools different from regular antivirus?

June 3, 2021

Via: TechRadar

You may have heard the terms antivirus and anti-malware bandied about here and there in reference to different pieces of security software, and found this confusing. That’s entirely understandable. Aren’t these the same thing, more or less? Isn’t malware something […]


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Google Meet will soon help you troubleshoot your video conferencing problems

June 2, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Ensuring your Google Meet video calls go smoothly is about to get a whole lot easier as Google is adding new tools for both admins and end users to help improve call quality when using the company’s video conferencing software. […]


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Microsoft Office’s coolest feature is getting a major upgrade

June 2, 2021

Via: TechRadar

More Microsoft Office users will now be able to use the software’s speech to text feature as the company has announced that it has expanded the number of supported languages in Microsoft Dictate. According to a new video from the […]


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What’s in the latest Firefox update? 89 debuts UI overhaul, Mozilla hopes to win back defectors

June 2, 2021

Via: Computerworld

Mozilla on Tuesday upgraded Firefox to version 89, debuting a new look that the company said is “designed to win you back” to the open-source browser. The organization’s engineers also patched nine vulnerabilities, two of those labeled “High,” Firefox’s second-most-serious […]


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Microsoft brings back nagging Bing alerts in Windows 10

June 1, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Windows Latest reports that the nags returned as part of the Edge 91 update for Microsoft’s web browser. Those who haven’t set Edge as their default browser and users who manually changed to a different search engine will see the […]


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Firefox matches Chrome browser extension changes in the name of security

May 28, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Two years after Google proposed and adopted changes to its web browser extension framework, Firefox is ready to follow suit, but with one exception. Collectively known as Manifest v3, the changes addressed many of the security issues with the browser’s […]


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Microsoft: Here comes the biggest change to Outlook for Windows since 1997

May 28, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft has moved its recently released calendar-syncing improvements for the native Outlook app for Windows out of preview and is starting to roll it out more broadly. The Outlook Calendaring Team at Microsoft seems pretty confident this will be a […]