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Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft brings its To-Do app to Mac

June 17, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Microsft in 2017 said it would shut eventually down Wunderlist, a company it acquired, in order to forge ahead with its own “to do” app. It has since launched To-Do, as the app is called, on Windows, iOS, Android and […]


Operating systems, Others, Windows

Microsoft releases first Windows 10 build with native Linux kernel

June 13, 2019

Via: The Inquirer

The company pledged to add a native kernel several months ago, as a more robust replacement for the more emulation-based version in current builds. Members of the Windows Insider Program can now download Build 18917 (20H1), the first to contain […]


Operating systems, Windows

Bluetooth device suddenly not working with Windows 10? This might be why

June 13, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Bluetooth has become an incredibly popular tool for connecting devices, whether it’s the best smartwatches or the best wireless headphones. But, not all Bluetooth devices are created equal, and a new security update from Microsoft may break Bluetooth connection for […]


Operating systems, Software Security, Windows

Microsoft warns users to patch as exploits for ‘wormable’ BlueKeep bug appear

May 31, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Microsoft has issued its second advisory this month urging users to update their systems to prevent a re-run of attacks similar to WannaCry. The software giant said Thursday that the recently discovered “wormable” vulnerability in Remote Desktop Services for Windows […]


Operating systems, Windows

Older Windows devices at risk of classic hacks

May 29, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Almost one million older Windows devices are still vulnerable to the BlueKeep security flaw even after Microsoft released a security patch to address the vulnerability. The vulnerability, known as CVE-2019-0708, affects Windows Remote Desktop Services (RDS) and Microsoft has already […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft looks ready to add another Windows 10 Edition, Home Ultra, to its list

May 28, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft looks to be adding another new Windows 10 edition to its line-up. Dell mentioned a Windows 10 Home Ultra edition in its specs for the next XPS 13 2-in-1 device it announced at Computex on May 28. I first […]


Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft revamps Xbox Game Bar to improve the Windows 10 gaming experience

May 23, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Gaming overlays are quite useful for players who need a multitude of features and controls during gameplay such as capturing screenshots, broadcasting, chatting with friends or just keeping an eye on their PC’s vital stats like GPU and RAM usage. […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft kicks off the rollout of the Windows 10 May Update 1903

May 21, 2019

Via: ZDnet

It’s technically “late May.” So it’s not too surprising that Microsoft’s promised late May rollout of the Windows 10 May 2019 Update (also known as 1903) is kicking off today, May 21. As of today, mainstream consumer and business users […]


Operating systems, Others, Windows

South Korean government opts for Linux instead of Windows 10

May 20, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Earlier this year, Microsoft signaled the end of support for Windows 7, which still powers many machines around the globe. Aside from shelling out serious cash for paid support, most users will have little choice but to migrate to a […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10 Update Bricks PCs, Microsoft Offers Workarounds

May 20, 2019

Via: Threat Post

Microsoft has acknowledged that a Windows 10 bug is causing some users’ systems to freeze after using their System Restore feature. The issue arose after users complained that when they updated Windows 10 and attempted to restart their system, they […]