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Google Chrome Windows XP Support

Google Further Extends Windows XP Support For Chrome

It was around this time last year when Microsoft retired one of its most popular operating systems ever. Windows XP was let go on April 8, 2014, with the user base...
Windows XP Desktop US

US Army Ending Its Windows XP Contract With Microsoft

However, the organization will still keep running Windows XP on its computers for another year, and is seeking a third-party company to provide patches for these machines for the next 12...
Surface Pro 3 Firmware New

New Surface Pro 3 Firmware Brings Enterprise Features

They may not be a regular occurrence, but Surface Pro 3 firmware releases are always awaited. The latest one that Microsoft recently rolled out brings along a few new features. A few...
Antivirus Protection

Test Reveals Best Antivirus For Windows 8.1 Home Users

Time for an annual ritual. Or is it biannual? Or monthly? Anyway, finding the best antivirus for Windows 8.1 home users was the point of this test that the folks over...
Windows XP Desktop US

US Government Still Running Windows XP On 10,000 PCs

Bet you didn’t expect to hear about Windows XP, almost a year after retirement. Microsoft officially pulled the plug off the operating system back in April 2014. And since then it has...
Windows 7 Upgrade Plans

Start Planning Your Windows 7 Upgrades, Says Security Expert

The mainstream support for Windows 7, the most popular operating system on the desktop, ended this week. Which means the platform will not be getting any new features. Free support for the...

First Update Tuesday For 2015 Brings One Critical Fix

Microsoft has started rolling out the first Update Tuesday fixes for 2015, and a total of eight security bulletins are now available that fix recently unearthed vulnerabilities in its software. One Critical...

Only 85 Security Bulletins For Microsoft This Year

Microsoft has been enhancing the security of its products with each passing year, and statistics show that the bulletin count dropped in 2014. Now this is an improvement everyone can get...

Microsoft Reveals Update Tuesday December 2014 Details

The Update Tuesday December 2014 release cycle will be here in a couple of days, say Tuesday, December 9, and Microsoft has announced critical updates for Windows and Internet Explorer. No action...
Windows XP Alert

Windows XP Vulnerabilities On The Up, Warns Kaspersky

Security companies have been firing off warnings about Windows XP vulnerabilities for years now, and with the vintage OS now unsupported, it has become even easier to hack. The platform has not...
Windows Phone Malicious Apps

Malicious Apps Can Simply Be Copied To Windows Phone

A new vulnerability on Windows Phone has just been unearthed that allows malicious apps to run with the same permission as the target. Something Microsoft needs to look at right away. Discovered...

Windows Getting An Emergency Security Patch Today

Not often do we get out of band security fixes from Microsoft, but the company has just announced one for all versions of Windows. This side of Windows XP, of course. This...
Mobile Pwn2Own Lumia 1520

Hackers Unable To Defeat Windows Phone At Mobile Pwn2Own

The prestigious Mobile Pwn2Own hacking competition ended on Thursday, bearing good news for the Windows Phone platform. Or partial goods news, if you want to put it that way. There were no...