Top web browsers 2018: Microsoft walks the road to browser irrelevance

Top web browsers 2018: Microsoft walks the road to browser irrelevance

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3199425/web-browsers/top-web-browsers-2018-microsoft-walks-the-road-to-browser-irrelevance.html#tk.rss_all Microsoft is less than two years away from becoming a browser afterthought, according to the newest data from analytics vendor Net Applications. Data published Thursday by the California-based company … Read more

Google’s Hangouts Chat collaboration app hits a booming market

Google’s Hangouts Chat collaboration app hits a booming market

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3258990/collaboration/googles-hangouts-chat-collaboration-app-hits-a-booming-market.html#tk.rss_all Google this week officially launched its Hangouts Chat app, the company’s take on the booming market for chat-based collaboration.  Hangouts Chat functions much like other group chat tools such … Read more

Microsoft Patch day brings bug warnings, another Office CtR, and the return of KB 2952664

Microsoft Patch day brings bug warnings, another Office CtR, and the return of KB 2952664

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3258769/microsoft-windows/microsoft-patch-day-brings-bug-warnings-another-office-ctr-and-the-return-of-kb-2952664.html#tk.rss_all Once upon a time, the fourth Tuesday of the month was reserved by Microsoft for non-security patches. How times have changed. Yesterday, we saw a bunch of new bug … Read more

As blockchain heats up, so do job prospects for devs

As blockchain heats up, so do job prospects for devs

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3258848/blockchain/as-blockchain-heats-up-so-do-job-prospects-for-devs.html#tk.rss_all Blockchain developers are in short supply and hot demand. The job of developing blockchain distributed ledgers for businesses was recently ranked second among the top 20 fastest-growing job skills, … Read more

The blockchain market is hot; here’s how to learn the skills for it

The blockchain market is hot; here’s how to learn the skills for it

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3258848/blockchain/the-blockchain-market-is-hot-heres-how-to-learn-the-skills-for-it.html#tk.rss_all Blockchain developers are in short supply and hot demand. The job of developing blockchain distributed ledgers for businesses was recently ranked second among the top 20 fastest-growing job skills, … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: Why the best work tools play nicely together

IDG Contributor Network: Why the best work tools play nicely together

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3258808/collaboration/why-the-best-work-tools-play-nicely-together.html#tk.rss_all The idea of “unified communications” sounds good in theory. I mean, who wouldn’t want to have only one vendor to worry about for email, phone, instant messaging, calendar, contacts, … Read more

Microsoft Patch Alert: February’s fixes aren’t as bad as last month, but problems abound

Microsoft Patch Alert: February’s fixes aren’t as bad as last month, but problems abound

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3216425/microsoft-windows/microsoft-patch-alert-februarys-fixes-arent-as-bad-as-last-month-but-problems-abound.html#tk.rss_all The January 2018 Microsoft patching cycle may have been the worst and most invasive set of Microsoft releases in recent memory. The February updates, by marked contrast, only clobber … Read more

Interview: Khronos brings Vulkan applications to Macs, iPhones, iPads

Interview: Khronos brings Vulkan applications to Macs, iPhones, iPads

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3257925/apple-mac/interview-khronos-brings-vulkan-applications-to-macs-iphones-ipads.html#tk.rss_all Developers should be excited that Khronos today introduced new open source tools to port Vulkan applications to Apple’s platforms. I caught up with Khronos Group President, Neil Trevett, to … Read more