· *You can restart Windows Explorer using your computer's Task Manager tool.*
· *Restarting Windows Explorer can help solve performance issues, especially if Windows Exporer has crashed.*
· *Visit.. Business Insider - Published
· *Fun and educational, tablets can help your children learn and keep them entertained for hours on end.*
· *The best kids tablets have the appropriate content safety features and as well as device.. Business Insider - Published
Preventing and diagnosing cervical cancer. We look at the latest numbers. And, a Microsoft windows security problem. how does it affect you? Plus, a veteran gets a long overdue honor. Midmorning starts..
On the show today: Microsoft is dropping support for Windows 7; Apple says no to U.S. Attorney General when asked to unlock an iPhone of an alleged shooter; Super Nintendo World to open in Japan this..
· *You can use WhatsApp on a computer with the platform's desktop application. *
· *To use WhatsApp on a desktop or laptop, you first need to download the application from WhatsApp's website,.. Business Insider - Published
· *You can uninstall Skype on a Windows 10 PC in two different ways.*
· *Uninstalling Skype does not, however, delete your personal account with Skype. *
· *If you uninstall Skype, but want.. Business Insider - Published
Three-hundred-and-sixty-nine in a series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps, games and extensions released for Windows 10 on the Microsoft Store in the past seven days. Microsoft.. betanews - Published
It’s been a big week for Microsoft this week. Windows 7 reached its end of life, and the NSA discovered a major flaw in Windows 10, which thankfully has been fixed as part of the software giant’s.. betanews - Published
You can put away your Texas Instruments graphing calculators, kids. Microsoft’s bringing that capability to the Calculator app within Windows 10, as part of a new Insider build.
Windows 10 Build.. PC World - Published
· The game developer behind the acclaimed "Witcher" series has been working on its next major video game: "Cyberpunk 2077."
· At E3 2019, actor Keanu Reeves — who will voice a role in the game —.. Business Insider - Published
Microsoft and its partners, including JP.IK and Positivo, are launching new “Always Connected PCs” for education in conjunction with T-Mobile, which will supply the laptops with 4G LTE SIM.. PC World - Published
The end of support for Chrome apps has been a long time coming -- Google announced more than two years ago that it was going to start winding things down. The Chrome Web Store has already been stripped.. betanews - Published
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1. *US Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has sounded the alarm about the rise of facial recognition.* "This is some real-life.. Business Insider - Published
As he developed his printer, his new colleagues built a personal computer that could drive it: the Alto, a machine that eventually gave rise to the Apple Macintosh and Microsoft Windows PCs. Seattle Times - Published
· Microsoft released on Wednesday its new Edge web browser that lets users install extensions from the Google Chrome web store.
· In some important ways, the new Edge is just Google Chrome dressed.. Business Insider - Published
Microsoft said Wednesday that while it will begin rolling out its new, Chromium-based Edge browser today, the process will take several months to complete for the PC market as a whole.
Microsoft.. PC World - Published
Microsoft’s new Edge browser is coming, ready or not. Starting Wednesday, Microsoft will begin pushing it out to Windows 10 PCs, a complete revamp built on the Chromium technology of Google Chrome... PC World - Published
Windows 7 is officially dead now. Believe it or not, Microsoft has actually done a great job of alerting users of the now-unsupported operating system that it is time to upgrade. Whether or not users.. betanews - Published
Digging deep into Windows 10
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It’s official: Windows 7 is dead. If you’ve recently made the jump to Windows 10 to keep receiving security patches—perhaps using a.. PC World - Published
Microsoft today announced the first stable launch of its Edge browser built on the Google Chromium open source project. Microsoft Edge can be downloaded on both Windows machines and Macs.
A beta.. MacRumours.com - Published Also reported by •engadget
Right on schedule, Microsoft today released the first stable version of its new Chromium-based Edge browser, just over a year after it first announced that it would stop developing its own browser.. TechCrunch - Published
It can hardly have escaped your attention that yesterday was the day Microsoft stopped supporting Windows 7. To make sure anyone who was unaware is alerted to the fact that no more security updates.. betanews - Published
· When asked about whether Twitter will ever roll out an edit button that would let people modify tweets, CEO Jack Dorsey said "we'll probably never do it."
· Dorsey made the revelation during a.. Business Insider - Published
Microsoft-related news over the last few days has been all about Windows 7 reaching end-of-life, but today marks the day that the company starts to push the Chromium-based version of Edge to Windows 10.. betanews - Published
Shutting down Microsoft’s Remix3D art repository feels like something more than just ending a project that failed to gain traction. It feels like one of the last gasps of an era when Microsoft wanted.. PC World - Published
With Windows 7 dead and buried, it is time to begin looking forward. Microsoft would love for computer users to upgrade to Windows 10, and for many people, that is a very good idea. For others, though,.. betanews - Published
As expected, Microsoft did reveal a fundamental flaw in Windows that affected Windows 10’s cryptographic library. January’s Patch Tuesday updates issued today, however, fix the issue, which is.. PC World - Published
· Microsoft is touting Azure is five times cheaper than Amazon Web Services in certain cases.
· A Microsoft executive said at a conference last month that the company has a "big economic advantage".. Business Insider - Published
The NSA has discovered a software flaw in Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system which could have exposed users to hacking or surveillance. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joins CBSN to explain the.. CBS News - Published
· *To view your printed documents history on a Windows 10 computer, you have to manually turn on the setting. *
· *If you didn't already have the setting enabled on your computer, then you.. Business Insider - Published
· The National Security Agency has detected a "severe" security flaw in the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system, the agency announced Tuesday.
· Microsoft acknowledged the flaw and rolled out a.. Business Insider - Published
Today, as you’ll know, marks the end of support for Windows 7, and Microsoft is -- predictably -- keen to get as many people as possible to switch to its new operating system. However, on a day when.. betanews - Published
· *The early generations of Chromebooks were lackluster laptops, but since then, they just keep getting better. *
· *After much research and testing, we found that the Google Pixelbook Go is the.. Business Insider - Published
Earlier today we wrote about a major vulnerability affecting Windows 10 and Server 2016 which was uncovered by the NSA who duly reported it to Microsoft. At the time details on the vulnerability were.. betanews - Published
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — The National Security Agency has discovered a major security flaw in Microsoft's Windows operating system and tipped off the company so that it can fix it.
Microsoft made a.. SeattlePI.com - Published
After 10 years of fully supporting Windows 7, Microsoft ended its official support for the out-of-date Windows operating system on Tuesday. The popular classic Windows 7 OS still runs on some 200.. TechNewsWorld - Published Also reported by •MacNewsWorld
Microsoft has released a security patch for a dangerous vulnerability affecting hundreds of millions of computers running Windows 10. The vulnerability is found in a decades-old Windows cryptographic.. TechCrunch - Published
· *You can add icons to your desktop in Windows 10 and more easily access system folders or apps.*
· *When you add icons to your desktop, you create shortcuts to folders or programs such as.. Business Insider - Published
The US National Security Agency (NSA) has discovered a major flaw in Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 that could potentially expose users to "significant breaches or surveillance", according to the.. betanews - Published