Tag: software

Application Software, Software Category

Wunderlist task management app to shut down in 2020

December 9, 2019

Via: TechSpot

The Wunderlist / To Do team in a blog post announced that the legacy app will go dark on May 6, 2020. With having spent so much time and effort to get the To Do app up to speed, Wunderlist […]

Application Software, Operating systems, Others, Software Category

Canonical makes Ubuntu for Windows SubSystem for Linux a priority

December 6, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Canonical CEO and founder Mark Shuttleworth recently said he sees more demand for the Ubuntu Linux desktop than ever. True. “We never got the desktop into the consumer space. We’re still happy to give developers and system admins a platform,” […]

Operating systems, Windows

How to manage Windows 10 1903 and 1909 security updates

December 4, 2019

Via: CSO Online

With the Windows 10 1909 release, Microsoft announced that System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) and the Microsoft Intune mobile management service will be combined under the name of Microsoft Endpoint Manager. It might be time to revisit how you control […]

Development Software

Intel turns to Samsung for help keeping up with AMD, rumor claims

November 29, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Intel has allegedly found a solution, or at least part of one, for its long-running supply issues with CPUs – which the firm admitted would be ongoing in a recent statement – and that solution is to enlist Samsung to […]

iOS, Operating systems, Others

Apple saw double-digit decline in global iPhone sales in Q3 2019

November 28, 2019

Via: TechSpot

By now, it’s no longer a secret that global smartphone demand has plateaued. However, market researchers seem to disagree on the specifics. Gartner says the smartphone market contracted by 0.4 percent in the third quarter of this year, while IDC […]

Software Security

Hacker’s paradise: Louisiana’s ransomware disaster far from over

November 28, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

Louisiana has brought some of its services back as it recovers from a targeted ransomware attack using the Ryuk malware on November 18. The state’s Office of Motor Vehicles re-opened offices on Monday in a limited fashion. But OMV and […]

Application Software, Software Category

Google is killing Cloud Print, the cloud-based printing solution that has been in beta since 2010

November 22, 2019

Via: TechSpot

The Mountain View-based tech giant waived the white flag in a support document related to printing on Chrome devices. Google launched Cloud Print – primarily as a way to print from Chrome OS – way back in 2010. Support for […]

Application Software, Software Category

Russia to pre-install its own apps on all phones, PCs, and TVs sold in the country

November 22, 2019

Via: The Next Web

Russia has officially passed a law banning the sale of electronic equipment that doesn’t have Russian software pre-installed on it. The law — which is set to go into effect starting July 1, 2020 — will force electronic equipment sold […]

Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft Among Companies Granted U.S. License to Sell Software to Huawei

November 21, 2019

Via: Fortune

Microsoft Corp. said it was granted a license to do business with China’s Huawei Technologies. “On November 20, the U.S. Department of Commerce granted Microsoft’s request for a license to export mass-market software to Huawei,” the Redmond, Wash.-based company said […]

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft kills off the ‘fast ring’ of the Windows Insider Programme

November 6, 2019

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT HAS confirmed that skipping ahead is about to fall behind. The company has been offering “Skip Ahead” to a limited subset of Windows 10 Insiders who are willing to risk more hassles but get to test cutting edge features […]