Month: January 2019

Ryuk ransomware is dangerous and spreading.   Attackers are causing more trouble with Emotet and TrickBot, as these forever morphing troublemakers are now dropping Ryuk ransomware. Once the valuable data has been extracted from victim organizations, Ryuk takes over and locks up information, requiring a ransom be paid in order to access the info. It […]

Cortana is being separated from search in Windows 10 In the near future, Windows 10 will direct you toward a built-in search experience for any text queries and Cortana will handle any voice queries. Microsoft is making big changes to Windows 10 by decoupling Cortana and search. By separating search and Cortana in the Windows […]

The CPU shortage and economic uncertainties are affecting the U.S. PC market   PC shipments in the U.S. slid during the fourth quarter of 2018. The 2018 decline was a whopping 4.5 percent when compared to the same period from 2017. Mikako Kitagawa, a Gartner analyst, blamed the decline partly on market uncertainties and that […]

Confirmed! Chrome for Windows 10 is finally getting a dark mode!   A popularly requested feature is going to be coming to Google Chrome! Chrome developer Peter Kasting confirmed on a Reddit thread that “native dark mode is in progress” on the desktop for PCs running Windows 10. It’s been noted that some people find […]