Testers running Windows 10's preview must keep the OS relatively up to date or face a bricked PC that won't boot.
By Gregg Keizer | 18 April, 2015 03:26
Google on Thursday announced it will shut down support for Chrome on Windows XP at the end of the year.
By Gregg Keizer | 17 April, 2015 23:25
Security experts today called for Windows users to immediately patch one of the 26 vulnerabilities Microsoft disclosed two days ago.
By Gregg Keizer | 17 April, 2015 06:37
Neil McGovern is the new leader of the Debian open source/free software project after defeating two rival contenders in a vote held among developers that closed on Wednesday. He takes over from Lucas Nussbaum, who did not seek re-election after two years at the helm.
By Jon Gold | 17 April, 2015 01:10
Two years ago when Frank Macreery started Aptible to help companies host sensitive healthcare data in the cloud, as CTO he decided that containers would play a pivotal role in the company's operations.
By Brandon Butler | 16 April, 2015 05:53
The Venue 10 7000 from Dell and the Surface 3 from Microsoft share a few things in common: they will ship in a few weeks, are marketed as tablets that can be used as laptops, and start at $499. But they offer different advantages.
By Agam Shah | 09 April, 2015 05:32
Apple today updated OS X Yosemite to 10.10.3, a build most notable for Photos, a new application that replaces the aged iPhoto.
By Gregg Keizer | 09 April, 2015 04:53
Microsoft has seeded Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 PCs with an as-yet-optional update that will pitch the free Windows 10 upgrade to customers.
By Gregg Keizer | 08 April, 2015 06:27
Although Microsoft has said its Windows 10 preview program has some 2.8 million participants, just over half of those are using the early version on a regular basis, according to Web metrics estimates.
By Gregg Keizer | 07 April, 2015 03:21
Once upon a time not so very long ago, Microsoft was widely considered the very antithesis of open-source software. Steve Ballmer called Linux "a cancer," and Bill Gates shared similar views about the open-source philosophy in general.
By Katherine Noyes | 04 April, 2015 04:12
Windows 7 last month powered nearly two-thirds of all personal computers running a version of Microsoft's OS, according to an analytics company.
By Gregg Keizer | 03 April, 2015 00:39
Do you want a Raspberry Pi 2 laptop? A new hardware kit coming from Pi-Top will help you build one at home in a matter of minutes.
By Agam Shah | 02 April, 2015 06:36
Microsoft on Monday released an update to Windows 10 Technical Preview that included Project Spartan, the code name for the new browser that will be the default in the operating system as the company pushes Internet Explorer (IE) into the background.
By Gregg Keizer | 31 March, 2015 21:41
Google last week added its Google Now personal assistant to the app launcher in a preview of Chrome OS, the browser-based operating system that powers Chromebooks.
By Gregg Keizer | 31 March, 2015 04:35
Microsoft has again changed the lexicon it wants others to use to describe the apps that run on Windows.
By Gregg Keizer | 27 March, 2015 07:16
One of every seven Windows PCs will be running Microsoft's new Project Spartan browser within a year of the firm launching Windows 10 this summer, according to historical data from a Web metrics company.
By Gregg Keizer | 27 March, 2015 01:22
More than half of all Internet Explorer (IE) users have less than 10 months to discard their browsers, and either update to a new edition of IE or dump Microsoft for one of its browser-making rivals.
By Gregg Keizer | 26 March, 2015 06:56
Microsoft today released the March Windows 10 Technical Preview update to testers who have stuck with the "slow" cadence.
By Gregg Keizer | 26 March, 2015 05:20
Windows 10 devices in the future could be measuring temperature, environmental pressure and carbon dioxide levels, as Microsoft provides an interface to support a wide range of sensors.
By Agam Shah | 26 March, 2015 03:03
Most of us were expecting a new Windows 10 SDK and assorted tools to arrive in time for Microsoft's Build Developer Conference next month. Instead, the company surprised by releasing an enormous SDK and Visual Studio Tools for Windows 10 package on Monday, five weeks ahead of the annual gathering of the Windows faithful. Microsoft clearly aims to give developers a head start on building Windows apps.
By Woody Leonhard | 25 March, 2015 06:27
The following report, is based on a global survey of 706 IT and security professionals conducted in the United States, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. The goal of the survey was to capture data on current attitudes and trends with mobile devices and IT security. This is the third survey on this topic and this report evaluates differences in responses to similar questions asked over the past two years.
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