Operating Systems

Bill Gates denounces CTRL+ALT+DEL, pins blame on IBM

Bill Gates denounces CTRL+ALT+DEL, pins blame on IBM

Hate having to press three buttons instead of one in Windows? So does Bill Gates.
By Vaughn Highfield Sep 22 2017, 9:31AM
O&O Defrag Professional 21 adds O&O DiskStat 3, streamlines performance and improves cleaning

O&O Defrag Professional 21 adds O&O DiskStat 3, streamlines performance and improves cleaning

O&O Software GmbH has unveiled O&O Defrag Professional 21.0, a major new build of its renowned Windows drive defragmentation and optimisation tool.
By Nick Peers Sep 20 2017, 1:20PM
How to: Bring a bricked iPhone back from the dead

How to: Bring a bricked iPhone back from the dead

If, while updating your phone to iOS 11, you’ve run into problems, here’s how to solve them.
By Victoria Woollaston Sep 20 2017, 1:14PM
What's new in iOS 11?

What's new in iOS 11?

iOS 11's new features are many and varied.
By Alan Martin , Jonathan Bray Sep 20 2017, 12:56PM
How to: Back up your iPhone and iPad before you install iOS 11

How to: Back up your iPhone and iPad before you install iOS 11

Apple’s new mobile OS is upon us. Make sure you secure your data before upgrading, in case of disaster.
By Craig Grannell Sep 20 2017, 12:20PM
How to: Download and install iOS 11 on iPhone and iPad

How to: Download and install iOS 11 on iPhone and iPad

iOS 11 is here and it's stuffed full of changes; here's our pick of the best features and what's new in iOS 11.
By Alan Martin Sep 20 2017, 10:45AM
Apple releases iOS 11 with a cookie-blocking feature

Apple releases iOS 11 with a cookie-blocking feature

iOS update stops advertisers chasing you across the web on Safari.
By Clare Hopping Sep 20 2017, 10:37AM
When is a NAS not a NAS? When it's a personal server

When is a NAS not a NAS? When it's a personal server

Windows Home Server may be dead, but its spirit lives on in the modern NAS drive.
By Darien Graham-Smith Sep 19 2017, 12:56PM
Hackers can bypass new protections in MacOS High Sierra

Hackers can bypass new protections in MacOS High Sierra

MacOS High Sierra protections can be bypassed, but will make security researchers and companies work more difficult
By Rene Millman Sep 18 2017, 11:16AM
Microsoft will add more privacy alerts to Fall Creators Update

Microsoft will add more privacy alerts to Fall Creators Update

The pop-ups will tell users what data apps require and Microsoft uses it for.
By Clare Hopping Sep 15 2017, 12:10PM
Apple iOS 11 arriving on 19 September

Apple iOS 11 arriving on 19 September

The date was released at Apple's live event in California.
By Zach Marzouk Sep 13 2017, 1:15PM
Apple iOS 11 makes it harder for law enforcement to access data

Apple iOS 11 makes it harder for law enforcement to access data

Apple is doubling down on its privacy beliefs with the latest iOS 11 which will reportedly add at least two new features designed to safeguard its owners' privacy.
By Robert Abel Sep 13 2017, 11:13AM
Massive Apple leak hints at upcoming iOS 11 features

Massive Apple leak hints at upcoming iOS 11 features

iOS 11 is likely to launch ahead of the 12 September Special Event.
By Dale Walker Sep 12 2017, 1:33PM
Apple releases iOS 11 beta 10

Apple releases iOS 11 beta 10

The ninth public beta is also available.
By Zach Marzouk Sep 11 2017, 11:17AM
All pre-8.0 Androids vulnerable to overlay attack; mitigations toasted

All pre-8.0 Androids vulnerable to overlay attack; mitigations toasted

A new vulnerability has been discovered affecting older versions of the Google's Android OS.
By SC Staff Sep 11 2017, 10:40AM
Windows Defender ATP to be revamped with Creators Update

Windows Defender ATP to be revamped with Creators Update

New features include end-to-end protection and security alerts across a combined program stack.
By Dale Walker Sep 11 2017, 9:46AM
Microsoft extends deadline for free Windows 10 S upgrades

Microsoft extends deadline for free Windows 10 S upgrades

Surface Laptop owners can move to Windows 10 Pro for free until 31 March 2018.
By Adam Shepherd Sep 7 2017, 9:53AM
The seventh beta version of iOS 11 has been rolled out to developers

The seventh beta version of iOS 11 has been rolled out to developers

iOS 11 is almost here! These are the software's best new features ahead of its release date.
By Victoria Woollaston Sep 6 2017, 12:28PM
Creators Update to include mixed reality support

Creators Update to include mixed reality support

Microsoft is partnering with Valve to bring its mixed reality sets to Steam.
By Dale Walker Sep 1 2017, 12:54PM
If you're surprised the NSA can hack your computer, you need a reality check

If you're surprised the NSA can hack your computer, you need a reality check

We've reached a situation where OSes are so complex, they're impossible to secure.
By Staff Writer Aug 28 2017, 8:57AM