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Lucifer possesses Windows 10
Published in News
Friday, 26 June 2020 11:50

Lucifer possesses Windows 10


Users unsure of the difference

Cybersecurity firm Unit 42, say new malware dubbed "Lucifer" is taking over Windows devices and using them both to mine cryptocurrency and play a role in DDoS attacks.

Windows 10 catches Linux cancer
Published in News
Thursday, 09 April 2020 11:59

Windows 10 catches Linux cancer


It can now read Linux files

Software King of the World, Microsoft, which once dubbed Linux a cancer on software, is planning to fully integrate Linux file access into the built-in file Explorer.

Attackers are hitting Windows 10
Published in News
Tuesday, 24 March 2020 13:52

Attackers are hitting Windows 10


Using an undisclosed vulnerability

Software King of the World Microsoft has warned that attackers are exploiting a previously undisclosed security vulnerability found in all supported versions of Windows, including Windows 10.

Windows 10 now on a billion machines
Published in News
Tuesday, 17 March 2020 11:05

Windows 10 now on a billion machines


If you don’t want it you have to self-isolate

Windows 10 is now running on over 1 billion monthly active devices, just six months after passing the 900 million device milestone.

Microsoft changes Windows 10 icons
Published in News
Friday, 21 February 2020 09:07

Microsoft changes Windows 10 icons


Iconoclasm never ended well

Microsoft is rolling out updates to the icons for Windows 10's core apps over the months ahead, starting with the Calendar and Mail apps in a new Release Preview for Windows Insiders in the Fast ring.

Samsung Galaxy Book S preorders up
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 31 January 2020 12:30

Samsung Galaxy Book S preorders up


Snapdragon 8CX Shipping before Valentine day

Samsung is one romantic South Korean company as after months of delays it finally plans to ship Snapdragon 8CX powered Samsung Galaxy Book S and promised to deliver before February 14. All that and the promise of a 25-hour battery for video watching.

End of life for Windows 7 is good
Published in News
Thursday, 16 January 2020 12:02

End of life for Windows 7 is good


For the sake of PC

Windows 7 official support ended on the January 14 and Microsoft is urging all users to upgrade to Windows 10.

Microsoft gets more agressive with Windows 7 users
Published in News


Upgrade or we kill a puppy

Software King of the World Microsoft is having another crack at getting Windows 7 users to upgrade to something more up-to-date such as Babbage's difference engine.

Windows 10 to see services cull
Published in News
Wednesday, 04 December 2019 12:42

Windows 10 to see services cull


Less for more

Software King of the World Microsoft is planning a raft of cuts in services from its flagship Windows 10 product.

Windows 10 gets all rusty
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 December 2019 09:43

Windows 10 gets all rusty


Because it never sleeps

Software King of the World Microsoft is making its Windows 10 OS more secure by integrating Mozilla-developed Rust for low-level Windows components.