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Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft drops biggest Windows 11 hint yet

June 11, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Windows 11 could be the name of the revamped OS that Microsoft is about to reveal as Windows 10’s successor, with a number of hints dropped recently suggesting that’s the case – and here’s another. As spotted by Windows Latest, […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft is planning to kill off Windows 10 in 2025 – does this confirm Windows 11?

June 11, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Rumors are swirling that Microsoft will announce a new version of Windows, potentially called Windows 11, imminently, and its plans to stop supporting Windows 10 by October 14, 2025 appear to confirm this. On Microsoft’s Windows 10 Home and Pro […]


Operating systems, Software Category, System Software, Windows

The ins and outs of data recovery in Windows 10

June 9, 2021

Via: Computerworld

Sadly, there are many reasons why data stored on disk drives in Windows 10 can — and sometimes does — go missing. As someone who’s used Windows 10 since the day after the first Technical Preview appeared on October 14, […]


Development Software, Software Category

How to perform validation using PostSharp in C#

June 9, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

You might often want to validate parameters in your methods to ensure they have valid data. Most importantly, you might often want to protect your publicly exposed API methods by ensuring that the parameters in those methods have valid values. […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 15 will include this important security feature for the first time

June 8, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Apple’s newly-announced iOS 15 will include built-in a two factor verification code generator for the first time, the company has confirmed. Two-factor authentication (2FA), also known as two-step verification, is a security process that requires users to provide two different […]


Operating systems, Others

6 noteworthy new Chrome OS features to keep an eye on

June 8, 2021

Via: Computerworld

Google’s Chrome OS platform is in a near-constant state of change — and that means there’s always something new and interesting in the works or maybe even lurking quietly in a corner of your Chromebook and waiting to be discovered. […]


Software Category, System Software

Article: Building Reliable Software Systems with Chaos Engineering

June 8, 2021

Via: InfoQ

Advances in large-scale, distributed software systems are changing the game for software engineering. As an industry, we are quick to adopt practices that improve flexibility and improve feature velocity. An urgent question follows on the heels of these benefits: if […]


MAC OS, Operating systems

macOS Monterey support is bad news for older MacBook Pro and Air models

June 8, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Apple just revealed the latest version of macOS at WWDC, and also listed the Macs which will support Monterey – so for those wondering if they might be left out in the cold with macOS 12, here’s the full lowdown […]


Development Software, Software Category

Microsoft’s Windows Virtual Desktop is now Azure Virtual Desktop

June 7, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

As remote work became the default for many companies during the pandemic, it’s maybe no surprise that services like Microsoft’s Windows Virtual Desktop, which gives users access to a fully managed Windows 10 desktop experience from virtually anywhere, saw a […]


Operating systems, Windows

Is Windows 11 coming? Microsoft gives us a hint

June 3, 2021

Via: TechSpot

At Microsoft’s Build 2021 conference last month, CEO Satya Nadella revealed that they would not cover Windows updates during the event. He noted that big changes were coming for the “next generation of Windows,” and promised more information was on […]