Tag: reviews

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 and Surface updates are causing major headaches

August 16, 2019

Via: BGR

Windows 10 has undoubtedly been a significant improvement over its predecessors, but the latest operating system from Microsoft isn’t without its issues. Over the past several days, a variety of substantial issues have cropped up for Windows users, most of […]

Software Security

Kaspersky Antivirus flaw leaves millions open to online hack

August 16, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Customers using Kaspersky Antivirus to protect their devices may have had their online activity tracked without their permission, experts have warned. Millions of Kaspersky users may have had their browsing monitored for several years, a new report has said, with […]

Development Software, Software Category

5 responsibilities of an agile software development manager

August 15, 2019

Via: InfoWorld

I recently participated in an #IDGTECHTalk, a Twitter chat held Thursdays at 12 pm ET that focused on the topic of “The Current and Future State of Coding.” Many of the questions and tweets were about coding languages and frameworks; […]

iOS, Operating systems

Apple just released iOS 13 beta 7

August 15, 2019

Via: BGR

The rapid-fire pace of developer beta releases continues this week, as Apple rolled out iOS 13 beta 7 and iPadOS 13 beta 7 on Thursday. It’s been just over a week since beta 6 arrived, which means we don’t expect […]

Application Software, Development Software, Software Category

10 trusty JavaScript test tools

August 15, 2019

Via: InfoWorld

The need to test JavaScript code is straightforward. How else to keep out the bugs and make sure applications run smoothly in the browser or on Node.js? Fortunately, developers have a plethora of options when it comes to JavaScript testing. […]

Application Software, Software Category

Google’s new ‘Assignments’ software for teachers helps catch plagiarism

August 14, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Just in time for the new school year, Google’s educational arm, Google for Education, today announced the launch of new tools aimed at helping teachers fight plagiarism. The company this morning is unveiling Assignments, an updated version of the software […]

Application Software, Software Category, Software Security

Windows Users at Risk From High-Severity Intel Software Flaw

August 14, 2019

Via: Threat Post

Intel is warning of a high-severity vulnerability existing in its software that identifies the specification of Intel processors in Windows systems. The flaw could have an array of malicious impacts on affected systems, such as opening systems up to information […]

Mobile Apps

Facebook’s Android app is getting a dark mode

August 13, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Jane Manchun Wong, who has leaked numerous unreleased features from the likes of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter in the past, was again the first to discover Facebook’s testing of a dark mode. Wong notes in her blog that Facebook’s new […]

Operating systems, Software Security, Windows

Privilege escalation flaws uncovered in more than 40 Windows drivers

August 12, 2019

Via: The Inquirer

That’s according to specialists at cybersecurity firm Eclypsium, which claim that the faulty drivers are responsible for powering devices by some of the world’s biggest electronics companies and BIOS makers – including Intel, Toshiba, Huawei and Asus. All versions of […]

Operating systems, Others

Huawei’s Android hopes dashed yet again by Trump

August 9, 2019

Via: BGR

During remarks at Huawei’s Developer Conference that kicked off on Friday, the CEO of Huawei’s consumer division Richard Yu promised that the company can “immediately” switch to HarmonyOS, the new smartphone operating system it unveiled Friday, from Android whenever it […]