Microsoft quietly repairs Windows Defender security hole CVE-2017-11937

Microsoft quietly repairs Windows Defender security hole CVE-2017-11937

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240936/microsoft-windows/microsoft-quietly-repairs-windows-defender-security-hole-cve-2017-11937.html#tk.rss_all Many malware researchers were surprised to find an unexpected patch on their machines yesterday. It didn’t arrive through the front door — Windows Update wasn’t involved. Instead, the new … Read more

Apple’s HomeKit security blunder exposes the risk of smart homes

Apple’s HomeKit security blunder exposes the risk of smart homes

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241118/apple-ios/apple-s-homekit-security-blunder-exposes-the-risk-of-smart-homes.html#tk.rss_all The expression “safe as houses” will become a thing of the past if tech firms don’t get connected home security right, and the need to be incredibly watchful was … Read more

One year later, enterprises still wrestle with Windows 7’s cumulative updates

One year later, enterprises still wrestle with Windows 7’s cumulative updates

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240973/microsoft-windows/one-year-later-enterprises-still-wrestle-with-windows-7s-cumulative-updates.html#tk.rss_all More than a year after Microsoft changed its decades-long security updating practices, enterprises running Windows 7 continue to struggle with the new system, patch experts said today. “I still … Read more

Microsoft Whiteboard adds ‘digital canvas’ collaboration to Windows 10

Microsoft Whiteboard adds ‘digital canvas’ collaboration to Windows 10

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241247/collaboration/microsoft-whiteboard-adds-digital-canvas-collaboration-to-windows-10.html#tk.rss_all Microsoft is bringing its Whiteboard ‘digital canvas’ app to Windows 10 users, providing a new way for employees to collaborate on creative work and share ideas. Whiteboard, aimed at … Read more

Android nostalgia: 20 once-essential apps you’ve probably long forgotten

Android nostalgia: 20 once-essential apps you’ve probably long forgotten

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240824/android/android-nostalgia-forgotten-apps.html#tk.rss_all Ah, memories. With the frenetic pace at which Android has evolved over the past decade, the experience of using the platform today is pretty darn different from the Android-using adventure … Read more

Alexa for Business paves way for smart A.I. assistants at work

Alexa for Business paves way for smart A.I. assistants at work

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241225/collaboration/alexa-for-business-paves-way-for-smart-ai-assistants-at-work.html#tk.rss_all Much as smartphones did in the late 2000s,voice-activated A.I. assistants like Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant appear poised to move from homes into the workplace. That’s the the idea … Read more

What do you get when you merge a lie detector, a job application and a mobile app?

What do you get when you merge a lie detector, a job application and a mobile app?

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240408/mobile-wireless/what-do-you-get-when-you-merge-a-lie-detector-a-job-application-and-a-mobile-app.html#tk.rss_all Mobile apps have certainly made a wide range of documents — including job applications, insurance claims and consumer surveys — easier to handle. But can they also silently add … Read more

Is your company a great place to work in IT?

Is your company a great place to work in IT?

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240285/it-careers/best-places-to-work-in-it-2018-nominations.html#tk.rss_all Computerworld’s annual Best Places to Work in IT list showcases organizations that offer top compensation, training and access to hot technologies. Nominate an organization for the 2018 list!(survey.researchresults.com) To … Read more

Thanks, Microsoft, but I’m still saying no to Windows 10

Thanks, Microsoft, but I’m still saying no to Windows 10

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240065/microsoft-windows/thanks-microsoft-but-i-m-still-saying-no-to-windows-10.html#tk.rss_all I’ve been hearing a lot from friends recently about how Windows 10 is the best Windows ever and people would be stupid not to switch. These being friends, I … Read more

Mozilla’s record 2016 revenue funded its Firefox Quantum browser

Mozilla’s record 2016 revenue funded its Firefox Quantum browser

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3240008/web-browsers/mozillas-record-2016-revenue-funded-its-firefox-quantum-browser.html#tk.rss_all Mozilla last week announced that revenue in 2016 exceeded $500 million, the first time it broke the half-billion-dollar bar, while development costs climbed 6% as the organization worked up … Read more

Need Stocking Stuffers? See Amazon’s Highest Rated Tech Deals Under $25 – Deal Alert

Need Stocking Stuffers? See Amazon’s Highest Rated Tech Deals Under $25 – Deal Alert

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3239787/mobile/need-stocking-stuffers-see-amazons-highest-rated-tech-deals-under-25-deal-alert.html#tk.rss_all This month, you’ll probably need to buy stocking stuffers and cheap little gadgety things for co-workers, extended family members, or to fill in gaps last-minute when you find yourself … Read more