Latest Microsoft Windows 10 Update Makes Some Apps Disappear

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Microsoft has issued a workaround for the latest Windows 10 update that apparently causes some apps to disappear. Last week, the company released the latest Windows 10 Creators Update, which includes new security features and support for new augmented reality perks that will work with “mixed reality” headsets and other […] Read more »

Microsoft to cut update ties between Edge and Windows 10

Microsoft will sever the update ties between Windows 10 and its default browser, Edge, to give company developers a way to refresh the browser more often than twice a year, according to an online report. “Users will finally be able to get updates to the Edge browser via the Windows Store, which will allow Microsoft […] Read more »

Old Windows Server machines can still fend off hacks. Here’s how

If you’re running a Windows Server 2003 machine, you have a problem. Your already-vulnerable computer is now at severe risk of being hacked. That’s due to the internet release earlier this month of a batch of updates that paint a bulls-eye on computers running Windows Server 2003, according to security researchers. “I can teach my mom how to […] Read more »

Windows 7 share decline stalls, hinting at tough transition to 10

Windows 7’s decline in user share, driven for a year by desertions to Windows 10, has stalled for the last eight months, data published today showed. According to analytics vendor Net Applications, the user share of Windows 7 — an estimate of the proportion of the world’s personal computer owners who ran that operating system […] Read more »

Microsoft’s budget Windows VR headsets roll out to developers soon

A lucky few developers will be able to get their hands on a low-cost Windows virtual reality headset starting this month. Microsoft announced Wednesday that the Acer Mixed Reality Developer Edition headset will start rolling out to a handpicked batch of software makers starting the end of March, with more coming later. This marks the […] Read more »

Microsoft knows you hate Universal Windows Platform’s framerate lock and a fix is coming

Microsoft is a huge corporation, but it is also one that has learned how to remain nimble in order to pivot when it does something people don’t like. The company told developers at the Game Developers conference last week that its mantra of “we’re listening to feedback”  applies to developers as well as gamers — and […] Read more »

Microsoft will bring BitLocker and Secure Boot to Windows 10 IoT Core

Microsoft is beefing up the security capability of Windows 10 IoT Core, the compact version of Windows intended for Internet-connected devices. Microsoft’s BitLocker data encryption technology and its Secure Boot system for only supporting trusted software will both appear in in an upcoming release of the operating system, Microsoft announced today. “By building this into […] Read more »

Q about cloud computing —can install windows server on a pc?

by floato Question by Mubeen Shk: Q about cloud computing —can install windows server on a pc? actually I was reading about the cloud computing…first Q arrived was – can i install that server(citrix server) on the laptop or it only for the server which one has to buy….. like the IBM server (heard somewhere)….anyone […] Read more »