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 […]

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Standing desks prove not to have the benefits they’re touted to have   It’s common to hear that being physically active is important and that a sedentary lifestyle is to be avoided. While both of those facts are true, we’ve somehow twisted the data to mean that sitting is something to be avoided, even at […]

Windows 10 problematic update from October is repaired and the rollout is resuming   The Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) was originally released on Tuesday, October 2nd. The rollout was paused, however, after a number of users complained that the update had deleted personal files from their computers. Microsoft’s director of Program Management […]

Researchers are using brainwaves to create hacker-resistant computer security   Passwords in and of themselves are generally insecure. Unfortunately, passwords, even those with letters, numbers and symbols, are relatively easily hacked. To combat this problem, biometrics has been taking the place of insecure passwords. By using fingerprints, facial recognition and retina scans as a way […]

[UPDATED] In multiple countries, users are seeing their Windows 10 Pro Licenses suddenly downgraded to Home   A fresh Microsoft bug took several people by surprise today as they woke up to find their valid Windows 10 Pro license had suddenly downgraded to Windows 10 Home. The deactivation and downgrade seems to have occurred in […]

IBM’s upcoming acquisition of Red Hat will make them the #1 hybrid cloud provider   IBM has announced their upcoming acquisition of Red Hat. The $34 billion deal accelerates IBM’s high-value business model and will make IBM the #1 hybrid cloud provider. IBM has pledged to maintain Red Hat’s open source innovation legacy. Together with […]

An oversupply of flash memory has led market analysts to predict drastic price decreases in the near future.   Interested in seeing flash memory prices come down to just $0.08 per gigabyte? It could happen if Jim Hardy’s prediction comes true. Hardy, a market analyst with Objective Analysis, has predicted a “downward pricing correction” for […]

Information on what features will be included in the October 2018 Update have been announced   The Windows 10 October 2018 Update information has been released to the public. This update is the sixth major update for Windows 10. It follows behind November Update, Anniversary Update, Creators Update, Fall Creators Update, and April 2018 Update. […]