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

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

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

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

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

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

New non-security patches arrive for Win10 1607 and 1703; 1709 update likely soon

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3257745/microsoft-windows/new-non-security-patches-arrive-for-win10-1607-and-1703-1709-update-likely-soon.html#tk.rss_all Microsoft last night released a flood of unexpected patches. Yes, that’s a Thursday night dump. No, there weren’t any pressing security fixes – at least, none that were advertised. … Read more

Google touts 21 Android phones it recommends for business use

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3257589/android/google-lists-the-android-phones-it-recommends-for-business-use.html#tk.rss_all For the first time ever, Google has established a baseline for what constitutes an Android smartphone that’s ready for use by enterprises. “Some of the top concerns we’ve heard … Read more