Monthly Archives: January 2017

Give Windows 10 a Restart Schedule

Q. How do I stop Windows 10 from rebooting itself after it automatically installs a software update? I find it does this at night. Photo The Windows 10 Anniversary Update includes an “active hours” setting that lets you choose when … Continue reading

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Hundreds of Thousands of Netgear Routers Vulnerable to Password Bypass

by Chris Brook January 30, 2017 , 4:48 pm Hundreds of thousands–potentially more than one million–Netgear routers are susceptible to a pair of vulnerabilities that can lead to password disclosure. Researchers said that while anyone who has physical access to … Continue reading

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10 new UI features coming to Windows 10

Credit: Thinkstock/Microsoft The next major upgrade for Windows 10, dubbed the Creators Update, will be released in April. It will add new programs for creating content (like new music composing and painting apps), but there will be many additions addressing … Continue reading

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Is That iPhone Stolen? Who Knows!

Apple disabled an iCloud tool that let you check whether or not a device was stolen or lost. Apple appears to have disabled a tool that helps buyers of pre-owned iOS devices check to see if the devices have been … Continue reading

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Dell’s XPS 13 2-in-1 lives up to the original

It was only a matter of time until Dell gave us a convertible spin on the XPS 13, our favorite Windows laptop for nearly two years running. While the original model is still ideal if you need a traditional laptop … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Psychological Warfare Against Apple

Ewan Spence ,   Contributor Once more Microsoft is heavily promoting the success of the Surface lineup. Fourth quarter sales are reported as reaching $1.3 billion, showing a year on year increase of over forty percent and full-year revenue for the … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s market value tops $500 billion again after 17 years

Microsoft Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Satya Narayana Nadella speaks at a live Microsoft event in the Manhattan borough of New York City, October 26, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Microsoft Corp’s (MSFT.O) market capitalization topped $500 billion for the first time since … Continue reading

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