PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
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.
Sep 15 2017, 12:10PM
Windows Defender ATP to be revamped with Creators Update
New features include end-to-end protection and security alerts across a combined program stack.
Sep 11 2017, 9:46AM
How to: Start and exit Windows 10 in Safe Mode
How to boot Windows 10 securely and then return to normal boot.
Aug 3 2017, 8:56AM
Future Windows 10 updates may only land on newer hardware
Microsoft suggests that the pledge to push out Win 10 features until 2020 is dependent on user hardware.
Jul 31 2017, 10:25AM
Ransomware threats spur Windows 10 adoption
Windows 10 is now the second most adopted operating system in the workplace after Windows 7.
Jul 26 2017, 12:18PM
Microsoft will support Windows 10 on older PCs until 2023
Security updates will be available until 2023 - Windows 8.1's scheduled end of life.
Jul 25 2017, 12:32PM
A bunch of old PCs just got cut out of Windows 10 support
If your computer has an Intel Atom Clover Trail CPU, you're stuck in update limbo.
Jul 18 2017, 8:19AM
Next Windows 10 update will miss out Timeline feature
Joe Belfiore said the company needs to get better at conveying timing.
Jul 10 2017, 10:19AM
Microsoft will bug users to download Creators Update
Nudges to upgrade privacy settings will hit original Windows 10 users.
Jul 5 2017, 12:34PM
Microsoft adds anti-ransomware feature to Windows 10
Whitelisting apps could thwart ransomware attacks on Windows 10.
Jul 3 2017, 10:08AM
How to: Turn on Windows Defender
Find out how to turn on, or off, Windows Defender on Windows 10 and older versions of Windows.
Jun 29 2017, 10:27AM
Windows 10 source code leaks online - centred on WiFi & storage devices
Microsoft confirms leak, raises security concerns that a range of new attacks created around USB storage devices and new man-in-the-middle techniques could arise.
Jun 27 2017, 10:27AM
Latest Insider build strips out SMB1 protocol exploited by WannaCry
The 30 year old software is no longer accessible on any Windows 10 versions.
Jun 26 2017, 8:56AM
Microsoft exec admits to Windows 10 disabling third-party security software
The admission from Microsoft comes as Kaspersky Lab is suing the company for antitrust violations.
Jun 22 2017, 10:19AM
Microsoft adds Office 2016 to Windows Store
Preview version can be upgraded to the final version after a year.
Jun 19 2017, 9:40AM
Review: Microsoft Surface Laptop
A carpeted Chromebook-alike that impresses in almost every way.
Jun 14 2017, 12:48PM
Researchers show how WannaCry can be ported to infect Windows 10
Security researchers show how latest Microsoft operating system could have been infected by ransomware.
Jun 8 2017, 10:49AM
Microsoft apologises for "unintentional" build update
Accidental update was causing problems for PC and mobile users.
Jun 5 2017, 10:22AM
Citrix introduces Receiver for Windows 10 S
Platform will allow businesses to use non-Windows Store apps.
Jun 2 2017, 10:36AM
Qualcomm partners with OEMs for ARM-based Windows 10 PCs
Asus, HP and Lenovo will develop a new generation of ultra-portables.
Jun 1 2017, 8:48AM
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