Symantec’s Windows kernel loading anti-virus is a nightmare
Published in News


Who would have thunk it?

Symantec hit on a wizard wheeze for creating a more secure version of windows by jacking its security software into the kernel.

Windows phones and Tablets could get Invisible touch
Published in Mobiles


Pre-sensing touch takes control and slowly tears you apart

Microsoft Research has developed a pre-sensing touch system where the technology allows a touchscreen to anticipate touch input before you lay a finger on the display.

Lenovo’s Android based Yogabook leaked
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 04 April 2016 11:04

Lenovo’s Android based Yogabook leaked


True 2-in-1

Lenovo’s Yoga brand is rather nice when you look at Windows machines, but its Android flavour has been a bit of a yawn, lacking all of the windows flavour's adaptability.

Microsoft knifes security partner and customer
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The old Microsoft is back

Microsoft seems to be back on form spectacularly knifing one of its long term partners and customers as it seems to be adopting its own rival products.

Microsoft pre-installs apps into Acer's gear
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 11 February 2016 11:08

Microsoft pre-installs apps into Acer's gear


Embedded in Android

Software king of the world Microsoft will bundle its mobile productivity suite of apps onto Acer’s Android-based smartphones and tablets.

Windows 10 mobile upgrade delayed
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 18 December 2015 11:42

Windows 10 mobile upgrade delayed


Unlike the desktop which will upgrade you when you are not looking

While people have been complaining about the enthusiasm Microsoft has been using to upgrade users to Windows 10, the same does not apply to those on its mobile operating system.

Firefox windows finally gets 64-bit
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Wednesday, 16 December 2015 11:21

Firefox windows finally gets 64-bit


Mozilla wakes up

Mozilla has finally delivered a 64-bit version of Firefox.

Xbox Wireless Adapter gets Windows 7/8.1 support
Published in Games


Finally gets an update

Microsoft has finally released an update which will bring support for the Xbox Wireless Adapter on both Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 OS.

Ballmer says Windows should support Android apps
Published in Mobiles


Quietly commenting on the side lines

The shy and retired former Microsoft CEO Steve “there is a kind of hush” Ballmer has suggested that his former company has called for Redmond to make its windows software run android apps.

Steam OS is worse than Windows
Published in News
Monday, 16 November 2015 12:21

Steam OS is worse than Windows


Not the brave new hope claimed

Benchmarks for Valve’s Steam machines are out and it does not look like the Linux powered OS is stacking up well against Windows.