Bashware

Windows 10 Linux subsystem can be compromised by Bashware

A report from Check Point Security Research suggests that Subsystem for Linux (WSL), a newly introduced feature in Windows 10 ( a hybrid concept which allows a combination of Linux and Windows systems to run at the same time) could […]

Microsoft has entered the Cryptocurrency market with Blockchain Contract

Words cloud with Blockchain

The Cryptocurrency market is attracting a lot of big tech companies, and Microsoft is the latest to get involved. The software giant has chosen to enter the market with the Blockchain technology, a move that is great for the security […]

Your Windows Has Been Banned malware makes a comeback

Your Windows Has Been Banned

The “Your Windows Has Been Banned” malware has made a comeback, albeit, this time asking victims to pay US$50 in Bitcoin in order to unlock their Windows operating systems. This is the 2nd coming of this malware after it was […]

Ransomware attacks reach new levels of sophistication

Ransomware silently renders your files/folders inaccessible by encrypting them. Repeated incidents of this kind have brought cyber security to the forefront of mainstream conversations as the impact of it is felt around the world by organizations and individuals alike. The […]

Microsoft patents Opinion Search Engine that helps companies learn how customers feel

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Internet users use blogs and social networks to express their opinions about any topic of interest, this imposes a new set of challenges and opportunities in the way data is being searched and retrieved. “Opinions” play a crucial role in […]

Office assistant Clippy returns as an extension for Visual Studio

animated paper Clip

Microsoft Office assistant – Clippy once labeled as a mindless bundle of code has made a comeback as Visual Studio extension. Yes, Eros Fratini recently unveiled Clippy VS an open source v0.1 extension that brings Clippy to Visual Studio. Clippy […]

Microsoft has deprecated PowerShell 2.0: Time to switch to newer versions

For those who aren’t aware, Microsoft has decided to deprecate Windows PowerShell 2.0 in the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. To make things more clear, deprecation is when software is marked as legacy, signaling they might not be around […]

SteelSeries Apex M750 keyboard launched

processor

Intel 8th Generation Core processor launched

Xbox at gamescom Live

Xbox One X and other announcements at gamescom Live on

Microsoft AI Drone

Microsoft tests AI controlled drone that flies with a motor

Azure

Microsoft to open two new Azure regions in Australia

Vivaldi comes with Improved Accessibility and a Fresh New Icon

Mozilla Firefox 55 shipped with improved features

Mystery Skype

Mystery Skype could change the way students learn