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Microsoft Beats Apple, Becomes Top Company Doing the Right Thing for Users

Microsoft Beats Apple, Becomes Top Company Doing the Right Thing for Users

New Forbes research puts Microsoft on the leading spot

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

New build, new features, new fixes for Fast ring insiders

Quincy City Hall Infected with Emotet, Hacked Emails Used in Phishing Scheme

Quincy City Hall Infected with Emotet, Hacked Emails Used in Phishing Scheme

The entire computing system shut down after the attack

Mortal Kombat 11 Announced and Available for Preorder

Mortal Kombat 11 Announced and Available for Preorder

The game is scheduled for a long on all available platforms

Don’t Expect 2019 iPhones to Look Much Different from the Current Models

Don’t Expect 2019 iPhones to Look Much Different from the Current Models

Apple still thinks it knows what you want better than you

Microsoft Says the New Microsoft Edge Will Support All Google Chrome Extensions

Microsoft Says the New Microsoft Edge Will Support All Google Chrome Extensions

The new Windows 10 browser will run on the Chromium engine

'Open-Source' DarthMiner Malware Targets Adobe Pirates with Cryptominer

'Open-Source' DarthMiner Malware Targets Adobe Pirates with Cryptominer

Also contains a disabled encrypted traffic sniffer module

U.S. Commercial Chains Targeted by TA505 with Personalized Malware Campaigns

U.S. Commercial Chains Targeted by TA505 with Personalized Malware Campaigns

Multiple malware strains used to bank on holiday sales

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US Tech Companies Publicly Oppose Australia's Anti-Encryption Legislation

US Tech Companies Publicly Oppose Australia's Anti-Encryption Legislation

Apple and Google part of opposing coalition of firms

  • Apple
  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • 18:50 GMT
Apple Filed an Appeal with Chinese Court to Reverse iPhone Sales Ban

Apple Filed an Appeal with Chinese Court to Reverse iPhone Sales Ban

iPhone 6S and older models banned from Chinese market

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Cumulative Updates KB4471332, KB4471324, KB4471329

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Cumulative Updates KB4471332, KB4471324, KB4471329

They are released as part of the December 2018 Patch Tuesday

How to Disable Extensions Recommendations in Mozilla Firefox 64

How to Disable Extensions Recommendations in Mozilla Firefox 64

New feature available in the latest Firefox version

Hands-On with the New Add-on Manager in Mozilla Firefox 64

Hands-On with the New Add-on Manager in Mozilla Firefox 64

Firefox 64 introduces a new add-on manager

Windows 10 19H1 Overhauls the Console with New Features

Windows 10 19H1 Overhauls the Console with New Features

New experimental features added in the latest preview build

Microsoft Releases Surface Toolkit to Repair Hardware and Software Problems

Microsoft Releases Surface Toolkit to Repair Hardware and Software Problems

The toolkit is specifically aimed at businesses

Telegram 5 for Android Now Available with New Design and Features

Telegram 5 for Android Now Available with New Design and Features

The app has just received a major update on Android

Apple Not in a Rush to Bring Apple Watch ECG to More Users

Apple Not in a Rush to Bring Apple Watch ECG to More Users

Canada says it hasn’t even received an application

Mozilla Firefox 64 Now Available for Download on Windows, Linux, and macOS

Mozilla Firefox 64 Now Available for Download on Windows, Linux, and macOS

New stable of the browser released a few minutes ago

Microsoft Beats Apple, Becomes Top Company Doing the Right Thing for Users

Microsoft Beats Apple, Becomes Top Company Doing the Right Thing for Users

New Forbes research puts Microsoft on the leading spot

Apple Launches Trade-In App to Show How Affordable 2018 iPhones Can Get

Apple Launches Trade-In App to Show How Affordable 2018 iPhones Can Get

iPhones aren’t as expensive as they seem, it suggests

Don’t Buy an iPhone Or Else, Huawei Supplier Threatens Employees

Don’t Buy an iPhone Or Else, Huawei Supplier Threatens Employees

Supplier shows support for Huawei with anti-iPhone policy

This Is How Microsoft’s New Office Icons Came to Be - Video

This Is How Microsoft’s New Office Icons Came to Be - Video

Modern icons now prepared for the updated Office experience

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

New build, new features, new fixes for Fast ring insiders

Australian Watchdog Moves to Protect Consumers from Google, Facebook Influence

Australian Watchdog Moves to Protect Consumers from Google, Facebook Influence

ACCC wants more oversight over the tech giants' market power

Amazon Fires Data Leaking Employees from U.S. and India

Amazon Fires Data Leaking Employees from U.S. and India

Also deletes thousands of suspicious looking product reviews

$807,130 Stolen by Hackers After Cape Cod Community College Phishing Attack

$807,130 Stolen by Hackers After Cape Cod Community College Phishing Attack

College managed to recover only $278,887

Europol Hits Darknet Ring That Shipped Counterfeit Money All Over Europe

Europol Hits Darknet Ring That Shipped Counterfeit Money All Over Europe

The group sold tens of thousands of counterfeit banknotes

US Office of Personnel Management Still Vulnerable to Hacking According to GAO

US Office of Personnel Management Still Vulnerable to Hacking According to GAO

OPM implemented only 64% of 2015 incident suggestions

Personal Information of 52.5 Million Exposed by New Google+ People API Bug

Personal Information of 52.5 Million Exposed by New Google+ People API Bug

The Google+ APIs to be shut down within 90 days

Quincy City Hall Infected with Emotet, Hacked Emails Used in Phishing Scheme

Quincy City Hall Infected with Emotet, Hacked Emails Used in Phishing Scheme

The entire computing system shut down after the attack

  • Apple
  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • December 10th, 2018
Apple to Stop Selling iPhones in China After Court's Preliminary Injunctions

Apple to Stop Selling iPhones in China After Court's Preliminary Injunctions

iPhone 6S and older models affected by ruling

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
Use Windows Firewall to Restrict Web Access for Chrome and Firefox in Windows 10

Use Windows Firewall to Restrict Web Access for Chrome and Firefox in Windows 10

And use Microsoft Edge browser exclusively

Just Cause 4 Review (PC)

Just Cause 4 Review (PC)

Mindless fun in living world that has no soul

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
I Installed Windows 10 Version 1809 And I Haven’t Experienced Any Major Bug

I Installed Windows 10 Version 1809 And I Haven’t Experienced Any Major Bug

Yet this doesn’t mean you should all update your systems

Windows 10 Users Can Finally Minimize Skype to The System Tray

Windows 10 Users Can Finally Minimize Skype to The System Tray

New feature currently tested with insiders

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
Google Chrome 72 to Launch with Dark Theme for macOS Mojave

Google Chrome 72 to Launch with Dark Theme for macOS Mojave

Dark mode currently in the works for Chrome browser

Microsoft Breaks Down App Updates on Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft Breaks Down App Updates on Windows Phone 8.1

Windows 10 Mobile not affected, according to report

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
Desperate Times: Apple Users “Spammed” with Notifications to Buy 2018 iPhones

Desperate Times: Apple Users “Spammed” with Notifications to Buy 2018 iPhones

And desperate times call for desperate measures

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
iOS 12.1.1 Bug Kills Mobile Data, Apple Knew About It Before Launch

iOS 12.1.1 Bug Kills Mobile Data, Apple Knew About It Before Launch

And obviously, there’s no word about a potential fix

FIFA 19 Title Update #5 Fixes First-time Finesse Shots

FIFA 19 Title Update #5 Fixes First-time Finesse Shots

The update should be available for consoles soon

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
2018 iPhone Sales Are Collapsing, According to New Data

2018 iPhone Sales Are Collapsing, According to New Data

Sales of new models way below those of 2017 generation

Epic's Unreal Tournament Is Pretty Much Dead

Epic's Unreal Tournament Is Pretty Much Dead

The studio confirms that no one is working on it, anymore

Microsoft Releases New Surface 3 Firmware Update (December 2018)

Microsoft Releases New Surface 3 Firmware Update (December 2018)

Update available for Windows 10 version 1703 and newer

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4467682 Breaks Down the Start Menu

Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4467682 Breaks Down the Start Menu

And a fix is expected as soon as this week

Microsoft, Amazon Overtake Apple to Become World’s Most Valuable Companies

Microsoft, Amazon Overtake Apple to Become World’s Most Valuable Companies

Apple’s decline continues as iPhone sales go down

  • Games
  • By Silviu Stahie
  • December 10th, 2018
Beyond: Chapter 4 for Elite Dangerous Changes Exploration and Mining

Beyond: Chapter 4 for Elite Dangerous Changes Exploration and Mining

Thew new update is scheduled for a December 11

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 10th, 2018
New Windows 10 Version 1809 Cumulative Update to Be Released Tomorrow

New Windows 10 Version 1809 Cumulative Update to Be Released Tomorrow

The Patch Tuesday rollout begins tomorrow

  • Games
  • By Silviu Stahie
  • December 10th, 2018
Ubisoft Reveals Far Cry New Dawn and It Feels like Fallout

Ubisoft Reveals Far Cry New Dawn and It Feels like Fallout

Game is launching on all platforms, in February

  • Games
  • By Silviu Stahie
  • December 10th, 2018
Mortal Kombat 11 Announced and Available for Preorder

Mortal Kombat 11 Announced and Available for Preorder

The game is scheduled for a long on all available platforms

ASUS Routers Get New Custom Firmware - Download AsusWrt-Merlin Version 384.8.2

ASUS Routers Get New Custom Firmware - Download AsusWrt-Merlin Version 384.8.2

The new firmware release updates MiniUPnP to 20181205

Download The New 6.2.6 Firmware Version for Amazon Fire Tablets

Download The New 6.2.6 Firmware Version for Amazon Fire Tablets

The new update includes only general improvements

Lego DC Super-Villains Review (PS4)

Lego DC Super-Villains Review (PS4)

Go to the dark side with the baddies of the DC universe

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 8th, 2018
The Google Pixel 3 Experiment: One Week Without My iPhone

The Google Pixel 3 Experiment: One Week Without My iPhone

I don’t know about others, but I'm feeling unswitchable

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 8th, 2018
Don’t Expect 2019 iPhones to Look Much Different from the Current Models

Don’t Expect 2019 iPhones to Look Much Different from the Current Models

Apple still thinks it knows what you want better than you

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 8th, 2018
Microsoft Releases Another Wallpaper Pack for Windows 10

Microsoft Releases Another Wallpaper Pack for Windows 10

Best of Bing 2018 Exclusive now up for grabs

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 8th, 2018
Microsoft Says the New Microsoft Edge Will Support All Google Chrome Extensions

Microsoft Says the New Microsoft Edge Will Support All Google Chrome Extensions

The new Windows 10 browser will run on the Chromium engine

Attackers Use Localized Card Stealing Scripts, Forms to Plunder Their Victims

Attackers Use Localized Card Stealing Scripts, Forms to Plunder Their Victims

E-commerce sites users now burglarized in their own language

 

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