Shutting out the spooks and other criminals
Software Giant Microsoft has joined Mozilla and will consider blocking the SHA-1 hashing algorithm on Windows to keep the US spooks from using it to spy on users computers.
Not enough checkers in the universe
The recent VW emissions scandal has led many to suggest that such software should be open source to prevent car makers getting away with this sort of thing.
But 3DS sells well
Nintendo has reported a weaker-than-expected operating profit for the July-September quarter but there are signs that things are picking up.
About the population of South Africa
Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system has been getting some good take-up despite people having loading problems, and the software treating privacy in the same way as a compulsive peeping tom.
Just like Goldfinger attempted to corner the supply of Gold, it seems that Big Blue is attempting the same thing with cloud patents.
Software king of the world Microsoft has said that its new OS, Windows 10, was downloaded 14 million times in its first 24 hours, according to Microsoft.
Windows 10 on a 7-Year-Old Acer Aspire One is Flawless
A magazine which is showing how flawless the new Windows 10 is on a seven year old Aspire One is probably unaware that he is showing what will put the PC market to sleep.
One already being exploited
Oracle has just fixed 25 vulnerabilities in its aging Java platform, including one that's already being exploited in attacks.
The Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) has been talking about its efforts to figure out what Linux projects need support now, instead of waiting for them to break.