With each passing month, Microsoft intensifies its efforts to convince the Windows XP user base to upgrade to a new version of the operating system, whether it is Windows 7 or Windows 8. Now Redmond partners are also joining in the campaign and trying to get users to forgo the ancient operating system and opt for a...

Unsurprisingly, I may add. While Microsoft boasts that Windows 8 is the most secure operating system they have ever released, security experts at Websense expects the number of threats aimed at the platform will rise exponentially in 2013. Which makes sense, as the Windows 8 platform is poised to grow next year. In a...

It’s always fun to see how tough an Operating System is when the experts get a chance to throw stones at it. A pair of experts (WhiteHat security researchers Matt Johansen and Kyle Osborn) have discovered a way to hack into Chrome OS. They say that Google’s vet-free app approval process leaves its Chrome Web Store...