Operating Systems

Full version of Photoshop coming to iPad next year

Full version of Photoshop coming to iPad next year

The app is likely to make an appearence at Adobe's annual MAX event in October.
By Clare Hopping, Rene Millman Jul 17 2018, 10:55AM
Microsoft updates Notepad for the first time in an age

Microsoft updates Notepad for the first time in an age

"Oh, Notepad - I forgot you were there!" - unknown Microsoft developer.
By Rene Millman, Clare Hopping Jul 17 2018, 10:52AM
Explainer: Bootmgr is missing – what does this mean and how do you fix it?

Explainer: Bootmgr is missing – what does this mean and how do you fix it?

Stop panicking and learn what to do when you see this message in Windows.
By Adam Shepherd, Clare Hopping, Rene Millman Jul 17 2018, 10:25AM
Google readies itself for 'record fine' in Android antitrust case

Google readies itself for 'record fine' in Android antitrust case

The European Commission is set to issue a record penalty to the tech giant.
By Bobby Hellard Jul 17 2018, 10:24AM
New Windows 10 build 17713 released to Fast Ring with slew of new features

New Windows 10 build 17713 released to Fast Ring with slew of new features

Replaces 17711 as Fast Ring build for Windows Insiders.
By Rene Millman Jul 13 2018, 11:36AM
iOS 11.3 bug caused Chinese iPhones to crash when writing 'Taiwan'

iOS 11.3 bug caused Chinese iPhones to crash when writing 'Taiwan'

When mobile operating systems get political...
By Clare Hopping, Rene Millman Jul 12 2018, 10:58AM
Apple releases iOS 11.4.1 to stop cops from cracking iPhones

Apple releases iOS 11.4.1 to stop cops from cracking iPhones

Update prevents data from being accessed.
By Staff Writer Jul 11 2018, 9:23AM
How to: Fix a stuck Windows 10 update

How to: Fix a stuck Windows 10 update

Has your PC frozen during an update? Here's how to get it running again.
By Keumars Afifi-Sabet, Adam Shepherd Jul 9 2018, 10:26AM
Linux becomes major cryptomining target

Linux becomes major cryptomining target

Not only has cryptojacking hit the big time, but now attackers are moving to target Linux. Crypto-mining malware is becoming a key tactic for cyber-criminals.
By Mark Mayne Jul 5 2018, 1:01PM
MacOS malware hits cryptocurrency investors on Slack and Discord

MacOS malware hits cryptocurrency investors on Slack and Discord

Security researchers have discovered new malware targeting Mac owners discussing cryptocurrencies on Slack and Discord chat websites.
By Rene Millman Jul 3 2018, 10:48AM
iOS 12 public beta released

iOS 12 public beta released

New OS goes into general release in September.
By Bobby Hellard Jun 27 2018, 9:19AM
Please don't destroy the dedicated desktop OS

Please don't destroy the dedicated desktop OS

Convergence means compromise, but don't take away my full-fat desktop OS.
By Barry Collins Jun 25 2018, 10:47AM
How to: Boot Windows 10 in Safe Mode

How to: Boot Windows 10 in Safe Mode

Everything you need to know about starting Windows 10 securely and returning to normal boot.
By Keumars Afifi-Sabet Jun 21 2018, 11:00AM
Mac OS bug reveals encrypted file info, claim researchers

Mac OS bug reveals encrypted file info, claim researchers

A widely-publicised flaw within the latest Mac OS can reveal more than business users might like...
By Mark Mayne Jun 20 2018, 10:55AM
You can now send texts from your PC with Android Messages

You can now send texts from your PC with Android Messages

How to set start sending messages from your web browser.
By Edward Munn Jun 20 2018, 10:33AM
Zacinlo malware threatens Windows 10 PCs' security

Zacinlo malware threatens Windows 10 PCs' security

Malware takes screenshots of users' desktops, and has been operating silently for six years.
By Staff Writer Jun 20 2018, 8:46AM
Apple's new iPhone software automatically shares location data during emergency calls

Apple's new iPhone software automatically shares location data during emergency calls

Apple has announced a new feature for its upcoming iOS 12 software update: automatic location sharing with emergency services when you call 911 from your iPhone.
By Victoria Woollaston Jun 19 2018, 10:41AM
How to: Unroot your Android device

How to: Unroot your Android device

If you've rooted your Android device, here’s how to put everything back to how it was.
By Dale Walker, Rene Millman Jun 19 2018, 10:19AM
Windows 10 April 2018 Update is now safe for enterprises

Windows 10 April 2018 Update is now safe for enterprises

How Microsoft used AI to solve the buggy April Windows 10 update.
By Bobby Hellard Jun 18 2018, 10:46AM
Apple might achieve what Windows 10 never could

Apple might achieve what Windows 10 never could

Putting the same chips into MacBooks and iPhones opens up exciting possibilities.
By Darien Graham-Smith Jun 18 2018, 10:41AM