Microsoft says pre Skylake chips will suffer badly from security patch
Published in Processors


At odds with Intel statements

Microsoft and Intel seem to be at odds over whether the Spectre and Meltdown patches slow down machines significantly.

Microsoft might start demanding your phone number
Published in News


Always asking for a little more personal information


Software giant Microsoft is getting a little stalkerish and is getting more persistent about asking for your phone number.

Windows 7 still beating Windows 10
Published in News


You can’t keep a good OS down

Windows 10 use was expected to overtake Windows 7 by the end of 2017, but according to the latest figures it did not happen.

Geeks hiring hookers from work
Published in News

Seattle brothels going bonkers for Microsoft and Amazon employees

A scandal has erupted in Seattle after it was discovered that the region's top geeks were booking hookers while at work.

Dear Apple, the Mac I bought from your genius store is on the friz again and I am unable to defeat even Microsoft in my cladestine hacking war against the US. You told me that Apple was superior!  Love and Kisses Kim
Published in News


Hackers met their match

Facebook and Microsoft took on and defeated several North Korean cyber threats last week, a White House official said.

Snapdragon 845 arriving for Windows later in 2018
Published in Mobiles


As confirmed by Cristiano

A few less experienced journalists asked why Qualcomm decided to launch its first Windows 10 on Snapdragon 835  as the new, faster Snapdragon 845 dawns.

British spooks find hole in Microsoft Defender and Security Essentials
Published in News


Vole rushes to patch


Microsoft has posted an out-of-band security update to fix a remote code execution flaw in its Malware Protection Engine.

Microsoft exec talks 64-bit on Snapdragon
Published in Mobiles


Exclusive: 64-bit SDK coming

We had a chance to ask Erin Chappelle,  General Manager of the Windows and Device group of Microsoft, and lead player of Windows 10 on Snapdragon about the lack of 64-bit emulation support at launch.

Windows 10 on Snapdragon shows up
Published in Notebooks


HP and Asus showcased devices

Windows 10 on Snapdragon laptops, whether they are two in ones or detachables,  are becoming real. Qualcomm and its partners showcased some devices and talked about some details and prices.

Microsoft teams up with SAP for cloud
Published in News


Incomprehensible meets the intractable


The software King of the World is teaming up with the maker of expensive business software which no one knows exactly what it does to put everything into clouds.