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 see people asking for individual updates, even on the [Windows] 10 operating system," … [Read more...] about One year later, enterprises still wrestle with Windows 7’s cumulative updates
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Owners of the Nokia Lumia 800 were happy to have received the Windows Phone 7.8 update. While it didn't have most of the new features of Windows Phone 8, the update brought the resizeable Live Tiles, the ability to use Bing wallpaper on the lock screen, and the twenty themes … [Read more...] about Windows Phone 7.8 update causing volume problems with the Nokia Lumia 800?
I never owned Windows 8. Used it? Of course – Digital Trends received countless Windows 8 and 8.1 systems over the past two years. But I never upgraded my personal desktop to the operating system because, like many, I deeply disliked the new interface.Windows 10 fixes its … [Read more...] about Windows 10 is better than Windows 7, and you should upgrade now
Windows 7 will be available on new computers starting Oct. 22, according to Microsoft.That date puts Microsoft ahead of the year-end retail season; however, it largely misses the annual back-to-school sales window.Those who buy a Vista PC in the weeks preceding Oct. 22 may be … [Read more...] about Microsoft Slates Windows 7 Delivery for October
Windows 7, which was publicly released Oct. 22, has been hit by at least two security flaws.One of these lets hackers execute code remotely; the other lets them trigger an infinite loop remotely, causing a kernel crash.Both are flaws in SMBv2, security researcher Laurent Gaffie, … [Read more...] about Microsoft Addresses Prickly Pair of Windows 7 Flaws