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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 […]

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft christens Windows 10 20H1 as Windows 10 2004; preps to start testing 20H2

November 26, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft is nearing the finish line with its spring 2020 Windows 10 feature update. Today, November 26, officials said they’ve finalized on the business name for 20H1 and that they’re gearing up to start testing its successor. As it has […]

iOS, Operating systems

To cut down on bugs, Apple is changing how it develops its software

November 22, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

The initial release windows of both iOS 12 and iOS 13 saw users complaining about a plethora of bugs both major and minor. Apple has plans to mitigate this problem when iOS 14 launches next year, according to sources who […]

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

‘Windows Update’ Installs Cyborg Ransomware

November 19, 2019

Via: Threat Post

A malicious spam campaign that informs victims it contains a “critical Windows update” instead leads to the installation of Cyborg ransomware, researchers have found. Further, they were able to access its builder, which can be used to create malware variants. […]

iOS, Operating systems

Apple just released iOS 13.2.3 and iPadOS 13.2.3 to the public

November 18, 2019

Via: BGR

Apple fans, we have good news and bad news. The good news is that Apple just released new updates for it mobile devices. The bad news is that unfortunately, iOS 13.2.3 and iPadOS 13.2.3 don’t include the major RAM management […]