Microsoft is introducing the Windows Virtual Desktop, and ushering in the end of the traditional PC desktop operating system.
Stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
Office 2019 has been out just a few months, so naturally Microsoft has a big marketing push urging you to … NOT buy it?
Will the third time be the charm, or will Windows Lite join Windows 10 S and Windows RT as failed Windows variations?
Lately, it’s been difficult to update Windows systems without running into some showstopping bugs. WTH is going on?
There’s a host of reasons why we won’t see 5G roll out in production anytime soon.
Apple’s quarterly report may look golden, but there are fundamental problems behind its billions in profit.
Well, that didn’t take long. While Microsoft claims that Windows 10 S is now a Windows 10 “mode,” the truth is that it has floundered.
At first I thought Apple would get away with deliberately slowing down its older iPhones when their batteries aged. But maybe I was wrong.
Windows 10 will be supported until Oct. 14, 2025 — unless your computer has a Clover Trail CPU. Then you’re out of luck.
Lucky us. Microsoft will no longer be supporting older Windows on newer processors.
The nagware announcements are gone, but Microsoft, along with AMD and Intel, has made darn sure you’ll be running Windows 10 and not Windows 7 on the next PC you buy.
Putting back doors into any software, even once, is just asking for trouble.
The real question to ask, though, is why this figure is so important to Microsoft.
Winston Churchill once said of Russia, "It is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma." Now, I don't deal with international politics. I just write about technology. But when I've looked at HP lately I've been left thinking of its strategy as, well, "a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma."
So Apple and IBM are hooking up. It's a match made in enterprise heaven, bringing together BYOD favorites the iPhone and the iPad with enterprise apps and cloud services from IBM. It's a win for Apple, which finally gets some serious business software chops, and for IBM, which gets device sex appeal.