Google moves to end website installation of Chrome extensions

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3282404/web-browsers/google-moves-to-end-website-installation-of-chrome-extensions.html#tk.rss_all Google this week began barring Chrome users from installing add-ons offered by third-party websites, the last steps toward making the company’s own market the only available source for browser … Read more

Win10 (1803) declared ‘fully available,’ throwing Windows Update for Business under the bus

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3280948/microsoft-windows/win10-1803-declared-fully-available-throwing-windows-update-for-business-under-the-bus.html#tk.rss_all After 45 days in the unpaid beta testing phase, Microsoft surprised most of the patching world yesterday by declaring that Windows 10 April 2018 Update is ready for deployment … Read more

Microsoft proclaims Windows 10 1803 enterprise-ready in record time

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3282146/microsoft-windows/microsoft-proclaims-windows-10-1803-enterprise-ready-in-record-time.html#tk.rss_all Microsoft on Thursday declared that the latest feature upgrade to Windows 10 is fit for businesses, marking the fastest transition yet from consumer-only to enterprise-ready. “Based on the update … Read more

Apple wins praise for adding ‘USB Restricted Mode’ to secure iPhones

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3281872/apple-mac/apple-wins-praise-for-adding-usb-restricted-mode-to-secure-iphones.html#tk.rss_all Apple confirmed today it will close a security hole that has allowed law enforcement officials, working with forensic companies, to break into iPhones to retrieve data related to criminal … Read more

Is your company part of the GDPR ‘mobile loophole’?

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3281448/mobile-wireless/is-your-company-part-of-the-gdpr-mobile-loophole.html#tk.rss_all Mobile tech, and especially mobile brought into companies through BYOD, has unique challenges for companies that need to comply with General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) — and that’s virtually … Read more

WWDC: Industry experts praise Apple’s Health Records API

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3281331/mobile-wireless/wwdc-industry-experts-praise-apples-health-records-api.html#tk.rss_all Apple provided developers with a Health Records API at WWDC. Based on technology acquired with Gliimpse, the company hopes the new API boosts adoption and innovation in the space. … Read more

Microsoft walks away from Windows 7, Office 2013 support forums

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3281044/microsoft-windows/microsoft-walks-away-from-windows-7-office-2013-support-forums.html#tk.rss_all Microsoft has quietly told customers that it will stop participating in the online support forums devoted to consumer questions about Windows 7 and a host of other products. The … Read more