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Mobile Apps

The best Android widgets for busy professionals

July 6, 2020

Via: Computerworld

When wondering about widgets, one would be wise to weigh which widget is a widget worth welcoming. Apologies for my atrociously annoying alliteration. (Ah, blast. There I go again.) The thing about a widget, though, is — well, it sounds […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft Patch Alert: June 2020

July 2, 2020

Via: Computerworld

There’s never a dull moment for folks who try to keep Windows and Office patched. Windows 10 version 2004 continues to make slow inroads among the “Go ahead and kick me” crowd, in spite of its (now documented) lack of […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 14: How to use App Library on iPhone

July 1, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Introduced at WWDC 2020, Apple’s iOS answer to Android’s app drawer makes its debut in iOS 14. It’s called App Library and works by gathering all your apps inside folders to make it easier to find the apps you want […]


Operating systems, Windows

How to choose the right Windows 10 preview and update channels

July 1, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Once upon a time, making a choice about how you updated Windows was easy: Let Microsoft decide. The company had a release cycle, and you went along for the ride. Those days seem so quaint now. Today there are multiple […]


Application Software, Software Category

Why coronavirus contact tracing apps are failing

July 1, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Contact tracing apps have turned out to be a huge waste of time and money. Hundreds of governments and health organizations around the world have scrambled to get contact tracing apps to the public. But the apps are disappointing everyone. […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft Releases Emergency Security Updates for Windows 10, Server

July 1, 2020

Via: Threat Post

Microsoft has quietly pushed out two emergency security updates to fix remote code execution bugs in Microsoft Windows Codecs Library. Windows Codecs Library handles how the OS compresses large multimedia files such as photos and videos, and then decodes them […]


Software Security

The more cybersecurity tools an enterprise deploys, the less effective their defense is

June 30, 2020

Via: ZDnet

The enterprise is slowly improving its response to cybersecurity incidents, but in the same breath, it is still investing in too many tools that can actually reduce the effectiveness of defense. On Tuesday, IBM released the results of a global […]


Application Software, Software Category

Slack announces Connect, an improved way for companies to talk to one another

June 24, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

Virtual events are the new norm for product rollouts in 2020, with Slack taking to the internet earlier today to talk about a new part of its service called Slack Connect. On the heels of Apple’s lengthy and pretty good […]


Software Category, System Software

Microsoft releases Defender ATP for Linux

June 24, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Which seems more unlikely to you? Dogs and cats living together in peace or Microsoft releasing a security program for Linux? Actually, both are true. On June 23, Microsoft released Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) for Linux for general […]


Application Software, Software Category

Zoom insiders dumped $119M in company stock this month — 4x their sales in May

June 24, 2020

Via: The Next Web

Zoom Video execs have already sold more company stock in June than at any other point this year, generating $119 million for just 7 insiders. Zoom Video company director Carl Eschenbach unloaded more stock than any other insider this month. […]