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Microsoft’s GitHub Takeover Is a Go

Microsoft’s GitHub Takeover Is a Go

EU approves acquisition of GitHub by Microsoft

One Feature the Windows 10 Version 1809 Screenshot Tool Needs

One Feature the Windows 10 Version 1809 Screenshot Tool Needs

Snip & Sketch is Microsoft’s bet in the screenshot battle

Is Apple’s iPhone XR Worth the Money?

Is Apple’s iPhone XR Worth the Money?

The “cheapest” 2018 iPhone is now available for pre-order

Apple iPhone XR Now Available for Pre-Order

Apple iPhone XR Now Available for Pre-Order

Hurry up, this is the most anticipated iPhone this year

Code Execution Vulnerability Patched in Library Used by VLC, Other Media Players

Code Execution Vulnerability Patched in Library Used by VLC, Other Media Players

The stack-based buffer overflow can be exploited remotely

Apple's A12 Bionic Destroys Huawei's Latest Kirin 980 Chip

Apple's A12 Bionic Destroys Huawei's Latest Kirin 980 Chip

The Kirin 980 is also a lot slower than last year's A11

Microsoft Will Let Windows 10 Users Delete More Pre-Installed Apps

Microsoft Will Let Windows 10 Users Delete More Pre-Installed Apps

Windows 10 19H1 coming with more changes in this regard

Facebook Allegedly Hid Inflated Video Ad Metrics of Up to 900 Percent

Facebook Allegedly Hid Inflated Video Ad Metrics of Up to 900 Percent

Video ad metrics issue was known one year before disclosure

Winamp Mobile App for Android and iPhone in the Works

Winamp Mobile App for Android and iPhone in the Works

And a major desktop app overhaul is planned too

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Version 1809 Cumulative Update KB4464455

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Version 1809 Cumulative Update KB4464455

The new update is exclusively available for insiders

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Samsung Said to Be Working on the PlayStation of Smartphones

Samsung Said to Be Working on the PlayStation of Smartphones

Company may be developing a gaming phone

Lubuntu 18.10 Is Out, First Release to Ship with the LXQt Desktop by Default

Lubuntu 18.10 Is Out, First Release to Ship with the LXQt Desktop by Default

It features the latest LXQt 0.13.0 desktop environment

Microsoft’s GitHub Takeover Is a Go

Microsoft’s GitHub Takeover Is a Go

EU approves acquisition of GitHub by Microsoft

  • Linux
  • By Marius Nestor
  • October 19th, 2018
Canonical: Snaps Are Used Worldwide, over 3M Installs Monthly and 100K Daily

Canonical: Snaps Are Used Worldwide, over 3M Installs Monthly and 100K Daily

More than 4100 snaps are available for download

KaOS Linux Gets the KDE Plasma 5.14 Treatment, October Release Is Out Now

KaOS Linux Gets the KDE Plasma 5.14 Treatment, October Release Is Out Now

KaOS 2018.10 is now available for download

LibreOffice 6.2 Launches February 2019, May Drop Support for 32-bit Linux Builds

LibreOffice 6.2 Launches February 2019, May Drop Support for 32-bit Linux Builds

But it won't remove Linux x86 compatibility, for now

Kubuntu 18.10 Released with Snap Integration in Plasma Discover, KDE Plasma 5.13

Kubuntu 18.10 Released with Snap Integration in Plasma Discover, KDE Plasma 5.13

KDE Plasma 5.14 will be available soon as an update

Chrome for Linux, Mac, and Windows Now Features Picture-in-Picture by Default

Chrome for Linux, Mac, and Windows Now Features Picture-in-Picture by Default

Lets users watch videos in a floating window

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
One Feature the Windows 10 Version 1809 Screenshot Tool Needs

One Feature the Windows 10 Version 1809 Screenshot Tool Needs

Snip & Sketch is Microsoft’s bet in the screenshot battle

IPFire Hardened Linux Firewall Distribution Is Now Available on Amazon Cloud

IPFire Hardened Linux Firewall Distribution Is Now Available on Amazon Cloud

IPFire 2.21 Core Update 124 is now available to download

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
How to Change the Product Key on Windows 10 Version 1809

How to Change the Product Key on Windows 10 Version 1809

Easy ways to change the activation key used on Windows 10

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
How to Block Banners in Windows 10 Version 1809 Settings App

How to Block Banners in Windows 10 Version 1809 Settings App

It’s called “Suggested Content” and yes, it can be disabled

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
Is Apple’s iPhone XR Worth the Money?

Is Apple’s iPhone XR Worth the Money?

The “cheapest” 2018 iPhone is now available for pre-order

No Notch, No Pop-Out: Samsung Could Move Front-Facing Cameras Inside the Display

No Notch, No Pop-Out: Samsung Could Move Front-Facing Cameras Inside the Display

Report claims the firm is testing new camera concepts

Samsung Launches Its Microsoft Surface Pro 6-Lookalike Galaxy Book2

Samsung Launches Its Microsoft Surface Pro 6-Lookalike Galaxy Book2

New 2-in-1 model from Samsung officially released

Android Pie to Bring a Major Overhaul to Samsung’s Always On Display

Android Pie to Bring a Major Overhaul to Samsung’s Always On Display

Always On Display getting the biggest update in a long time

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
Microsoft Could Bring Windows 10 Timeline to the Web

Microsoft Could Bring Windows 10 Timeline to the Web

Evidence of new Timeline implementation spotted online

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
Apple iPhone XR Now Available for Pre-Order

Apple iPhone XR Now Available for Pre-Order

Hurry up, this is the most anticipated iPhone this year

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Buyers Not Bothered by the High Price

iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Buyers Not Bothered by the High Price

So both models have recorded a strong launch

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
Windows 10 Version 1607 Receives Cumulative Update KB4462928

Windows 10 Version 1607 Receives Cumulative Update KB4462928

New patch for the discontinued version of Windows 10

Sony Rolls Out a New Firmware for Its PlayStation 4 Systems - Get Version 6.02

Sony Rolls Out a New Firmware for Its PlayStation 4 Systems - Get Version 6.02

The update improves the overall system performance

Amazon Improves Performance for Its Kindle Devices - Download Firmware 5.10.1.1

Amazon Improves Performance for Its Kindle Devices - Download Firmware 5.10.1.1

The update adds toolbar labels and battery percentage

Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 2 Is Nearly Impossible to Repair, Experts Say

Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 2 Is Nearly Impossible to Repair, Experts Say

iFixit gives it a 0 (zero) repairability score

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
What’s New in Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4462939

What’s New in Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4462939

Another update for Windows 10 Creators Update (version 1703)

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 19th, 2018
Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4462932

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4462932

New update for Windows 10 version 1709 now available

Bipartisan Agency Report Highlights Inadequate US Surveillance Privacy Policies

Bipartisan Agency Report Highlights Inadequate US Surveillance Privacy Policies

U.S. surveillance agencies unsure how to interpret PPD-28

Report Says Facebook Believes Spammers Were Behind September Security Attack

Report Says Facebook Believes Spammers Were Behind September Security Attack

Social network's investigation blames fake advertisers

Critical Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities Patched by Drupal

Critical Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities Patched by Drupal

The security issues affected both Drupal 7 and Drupal 8

Code Execution Vulnerability Patched in Library Used by VLC, Other Media Players

Code Execution Vulnerability Patched in Library Used by VLC, Other Media Players

The stack-based buffer overflow can be exploited remotely

Facebook Creates War Room to Combat Fake News Ahead of September Elections

Facebook Creates War Room to Combat Fake News Ahead of September Elections

Machine learning and AI are used to block fake accounts

Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) Officially Released, Here's What's New

Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) Officially Released, Here's What's New

The latest version of Ubuntu is now available for download

Thousands of Neoflam Clients Had Their Data Leaked After Buying Frying Pans

Thousands of Neoflam Clients Had Their Data Leaked After Buying Frying Pans

The company exposed the private info of around 7500 clients

Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) Is Now Available to Download

Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) Is Now Available to Download

The final ISO images are out now for all flavors

Apple's A12 Bionic Destroys Huawei's Latest Kirin 980 Chip

Apple's A12 Bionic Destroys Huawei's Latest Kirin 980 Chip

The Kirin 980 is also a lot slower than last year's A11

Samsung Patent Hints at Self-Made In-Screen Fingerprint Scanner, Possibly in S10

Samsung Patent Hints at Self-Made In-Screen Fingerprint Scanner, Possibly in S10

The patent was published by WIPO on October 11

  • Reviews
  • By Silviu Stahie
  • October 18th, 2018
Fitbit Charge 3 Review - Setting the Standard

Fitbit Charge 3 Review - Setting the Standard

A fitness tracker with something for everyone

Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics Review (PC)

Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics Review (PC)

An unfortunate take on the Achtung! Cthulhu universe

Microsoft and Taco Bell to Give Away Xbox One X Consoles to Fast Food Fans

Microsoft and Taco Bell to Give Away Xbox One X Consoles to Fast Food Fans

A partnership you really don’t see every day

Xiaomi to Launch the World’s First Android Phone with 10GB RAM

Xiaomi to Launch the World’s First Android Phone with 10GB RAM

And Apple has just upgraded its phones to 4GB…

Microsoft Announces Major OneNote Update for Windows 10 and macOS

Microsoft Announces Major OneNote Update for Windows 10 and macOS

New features coming to OneNote with the October 2018 update

WhatsApp to Get Vacation Mode and Silent Option in Future Update

WhatsApp to Get Vacation Mode and Silent Option in Future Update

Major improvements planned for the IM platform

Apple’s MacBooks Are More Reliable than Microsoft Surface, Survey Finds

Apple’s MacBooks Are More Reliable than Microsoft Surface, Survey Finds

Which? says Apple beats Microsoft in terms of reliability

Don’t Even Think of Repairing the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 on Your Own

Don’t Even Think of Repairing the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 on Your Own

iFixit teardown shows repairing the new model is impossible

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 18th, 2018
Microsoft Might Have a Fix for the Windows 10 Version 1809 Brightness Bug

Microsoft Might Have a Fix for the Windows 10 Version 1809 Brightness Bug

Latest preview build bringing a fix for a brightness issue

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 18th, 2018
Microsoft Wants to Make the Windows 10 Troubleshooter a Bit More Useful

Microsoft Wants to Make the Windows 10 Troubleshooter a Bit More Useful

Troubleshooting experience getting some updates in 19H1

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 18th, 2018
Microsoft Will Let Windows 10 Users Delete More Pre-Installed Apps

Microsoft Will Let Windows 10 Users Delete More Pre-Installed Apps

Windows 10 19H1 coming with more changes in this regard

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 18th, 2018
Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Version 19H1 Build 18262

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Version 19H1 Build 18262

New build available for Skip Ahead and Fast ring insiders

Cisco Patches Remotely Exploitable High Risk Security Bugs in Multiple Products

Cisco Patches Remotely Exploitable High Risk Security Bugs in Multiple Products

Could lead to disclosure of confidential info, DoS condition

Tumblr Patches Security Issue that Would Leak Emails, Hashed-Salted Passwords

Tumblr Patches Security Issue that Would Leak Emails, Hashed-Salted Passwords

The bug affected Tumblr's Recommended Blogs feature

 

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