Microsoft releases optional patches for Windows 10 v1909 and v1903
Microsoft has released new optional patches for PCs running Windows 10 Version 1909 and Version 1903. Taking the OS Builds t0 18362.815(v1903) and 18363.815(v1909), the update offers a lot of bug fixes, no new features. However, ...
Edge hits highest ever market share in latest Netmarketshare numbers
In an unexpected turn of events, it seems Microsoft’s Edge is slowly gaining ground and market share, hitting an all-time high of 6.03% in June 2019, according to Netmarketshare. The browser seems to be taking share from bot...
DirectX 12 is now available on Windows 7 proving that dreams do come true
by Lewis White
Microsoft is officially supporting DirectX 12 on Windows 7 despite Microsoft’s prior refusal. Currently, DX12 on Windows 7 is only available for Blizzard’s World of Warcraft. Microsoft is currently working alongside Bl...
It is time for a pen-first Microsoft operating system (and it should be open source)
On the eve of launch of the latest generation of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 we are reminded once again of Microsoft’s failed Courier project, which was one of the first to propose a pen-first operating system. At the time the...
The Most Vulnerable Operating System In 2014 Is Apple’s Mac OS X
Over 7,038 new security vulnerabilities were added to the NVD database in 2014 at an average of 19 new vulnerabilities per day. Third-party applications are the most important source of vulnerabilities with over 80% of the reporte...
Windows 7’s Worldwide Market Share Continues To Grow Despite Windows 8/8.1 Release
New numbers from Net Applications for the month of September revealed that Windows 7 is back on growing path after it saw a slight decline last month. Windows 7 continues to dominate at the top with the OS now over 52.71% market s...