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Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft urges Windows 11 users to switch to the beta – but there are already problems

July 30, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Many people are already using an early version of Windows 11, Microsoft’s eagerly-anticipated upcoming operating system, and now the company is suggesting people move to the newly-released beta version. However, some people are reporting issues when trying to switch. Up […]


Application Software, Software Category

Skype for Business is retiring this weekend – here’s what you need to know

July 30, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Microsoft has reminded users that it will be retiring its Skype for Business video conferencing platform on July 31 2021. The company is moving users over to its wildly successful Microsoft Teams platform as it looks to streamline its offerings […]


Application Software, Software Category

How to change your safe browsing settings on Chrome

July 30, 2021

Via: The Next Web

Google has been offering safe browsing protection in its browsers for a while. This essentially means that you’re protected from harmful URLs, or dangerous events that might result in data-stealing There are multiple levels of security provided by Google under […]


Mobile Apps

Google Play gets mandatory app privacy labels in April 2022

July 29, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

In iOS 14, Apple added a “privacy” section to the app store, requiring app developers to list the data they collect and how they use it. Google—which was one of the biggest targets of Apple’s privacy nutrition labels and delayed […]


Mobile Apps

How to give your phone an Android-12-inspired privacy upgrade

July 29, 2021

Via: Computerworld

Android 12 sure is an onion of an update, wouldn’t ya say? Now, don’t get me wrong: I’m not suggesting it’s fragrant, likely to make you cry, or positively delicious when cooked in a stir-fry. (That’d be one heck of […]


Development Software, Software Category

Microsoft .NET adoption gets boost from open source

July 29, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

At one time, commercial software giant Microsoft was known as a company that was unfriendly to the open source software movement. Former CEO Steve Ballmer even referred to the popular open source Linux platform as a “cancer.” But now, Microsoft […]


Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft Edge update will give users more control over the browsing experience

July 29, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Users looking to tinker with their Microsoft Edge settings will be able to customize to their heart’s content thanks to a new update. The browser has revealed changes that will offer improved personalization across its many settings – including an […]


Mobile Apps

Google appears to be working on a ‘Switch to Android’ iOS app

July 28, 2021

Via: TechSpot

9to5Google’s APK Insight feature delved into the latest update for Android’s official “Data Restore Tool” and found something interesting: mention of a Google-developed “Switch to Android” app for iOS. The current method of moving from iOS to Android involves backing […]


Development Software, Software Category

6 stellar libraries for profiling Python code

July 28, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

Every programming language has two kinds of speed: speed of development, and speed of execution. Python has always favored writing fast versus running fast. Although Python code is almost always fast enough for the task, sometimes it isn’t. In those […]


iOS, MAC OS, Operating systems

One of the iPhone’s most exciting new iOS 15 features is coming to Intel Macs

July 28, 2021

Via: BGR

Apple introduced several exciting iOS 15 and macOS Monterey features in June at WWDC. Then, the company rolled out beta releases for this year’s major OS updates. One of them is Live Text, a functionality that will turn text in […]