Surprise! Microsoft releases Windows 10 Spring Update Build 17112 for the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/02/surprise-microsoft-releases-windows-10-spring-update-build-17112-for-the-fast-ring/ Three days ago, Microsoft rolled out Build 17110 for Windows 10 Insiders on the Fast ring. It offered a number of improvements, and also came with an unexpected annoyance … Read more

Microsoft details steps being taken to address Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/01/microsoft-spectre-and-meltdown/ The Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities affected millions of processors around the world, and the “fixes” that followed compounded the problems with reports of the patches bricking AMD PCs, and … Read more

Here’s how to fix the missing Store problem in Windows 10 Build 17110

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/01/heres-how-to-fix-the-missing-store-problem-in-windows-10-build-17110/ Shortly after Microsoft released the latest Windows 10 preview build to Insiders on the Fast ring, reports started coming in that the Store was missing for a number of … Read more

StatCounter: Windows 10 continues its meteoric climb

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/01/statcounter-windows-10-continues-its-meteoric-climb/ While NetMarketShare has Windows 10 stumbling backwards in February, StatCounter shows the opposite. Rather than the new OS losing share, the Irish analyst firm has Windows 10 shooting upwards, … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Spring Creators Update (Redstone 4) Build 17110 for the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/27/microsoft-releases-windows-10-spring-creators-update-redstone-4-build-17110-for-the-fast-ring/ We’re pretty much on the home straight for the next big feature update of Windows 10. Rumored to be called the Spring Creators Update, the final release on the … Read more

Apple iCloud now powered by Google Cloud, not Microsoft Azure

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/26/apple-icloud-now-powered-by-google-cloud-not-microsoft-azure/ Public Cloud is a massive business for tech giants like Amazon, Microsoft and Google. Amazon Web Services (AWS) is currently the clear leader, with 62 percent share, followed by … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Spring Creators Update Build 17107 for the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/23/microsoft-releases-windows-10-spring-creators-update-build-17107-for-the-fast-ring/ We’re edging ever closer to the release of the next big Windows 10 feature update. Rumored to be called the Spring Creators Update, it includes a number of high … Read more

Fall Creators Update now on 85 percent of Windows 10 PCs

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/22/fall-creators-update-now-on-85-percent-of-windows-10-pcs/ It won’t be too long now until the next big feature update for Windows 10 rolls out. Expected to be called the Spring Creators Update, this introduces a number … Read more

Just one percent of NHS trusts have migrated to Windows 10

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/20/just-one-percent-of-nhs-trusts-have-migrated-to-windows-10/ Last year, the UK’s National Health Service was hit hard by the WannaCry/WannaCrypt ransomware attack that went on to infect computers around the world. The attack was so bad … Read more

Windows Phone already sucks, but Microsoft is making it even worse by killing notifications

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/19/windows-phone-notifications/ Windows Phone can be chalked up as yet another failure for Microsoft. Consumers hated it, and as a result, developers avoided it. It joins other disastrous Microsoft projects like … Read more

Microsoft Edge vulnerability exposed as Microsoft misses Google’s Project Zero disclosure deadline

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/19/project-zero-microsoft-edge-acg-bypass-bug/ Google has revealed details of a security vulnerability in Microsoft Edge before a patch has been produced. Through Project Zero, Google notified Microsoft about a bug in the browser’s … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 4 Build 17101 for the Fast ring and Redstone 5 Build 17604 for Skip Ahead

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/14/new-windows-10-redstone-4-and-5-builds/ Windows 10 Insider Preview builds have been arriving much less frequently with the Redstone 4 branch than with Redstone 3 (Fall Creators Update), but as we get nearer to … Read more

Microsoft to bring Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection to Windows 7 and 8.1

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/12/windows-defender-advanced-protection-windows-7-8/ Formerly a Windows 10 exclusive, Microsoft today announced that Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) is coming to Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. That’s not to say that the … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 4 Build 17093 to the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/07/windows-10-redstone-4-build-17093/ When Microsoft was working on what became the Fall Creators Update, we typically saw weekly builds rolling out to Insiders on the Fast ring. With the Redstone 4 branch … Read more

Installing Skype On Linux Is Much Easier Now!

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/installing-skype-linux-much-easier-now/ Skype requires no introduction! It is one of the popular telecommunication application for making voice and video calls, sending text messages, sharing your screen, photos, videos, documents, and files … Read more