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Microsoft prepares five critical Windows patches

Microsoft Corp. typically alternates between patching Windows and issuing application updates to help administrators reduce the number of machines they...

November 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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HP has cloud mobile device management service for SMBs

IT departments in some small and mediums-sized business have enough to do keeping the lights on without worrying about managing...

November 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Ten tips for more secure sofware

Zero-day Windows exploit could come via PowerPoint

The latest weapon hackers are using to get into many versions of Windows are PowerPoint slides. Microsoft issued a security advisory this week...

October 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Microsoft, Windows 10, operating system

Video: Inside Windows 10 preview

ORLANDO --  It took some negotiations with the powers that be, but we've been allowed to release this very early...

October 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Microsoft Surface table with Windows 8 Pro

Windows 9 rumors increase

For some time industry analysts have speculated that Microsoft wants to collapse the number of platforms Windows runs on. There's...

August 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Microsoft Canada sign

Lessons Google can learn from Windows

I have an Android smart phone from an unnamed carrier. I'm mostly happy with it. It runs a relatively new...

August 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Nokia's Lumia 520 runs Windows Phone

Can Microsoft unite Windows?

Overseeing multiple operating systems isn't a picnic for IT administrators. Already on their minds are versions of Windows desktop and...

July 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Dell's Venue 8 Pro

A tablet with everything you might need

As an IT executive I'm exposed to many different devices. While some are cool, and perhaps even useful for specific tasks and/or...

July 25th, 2014 Arik Kalininsky

Windows 8.1 screen

Why IT needs to prepare for an environment with fewer Windows

Many CIOs still think that this is a Microsoft-dominated world when they look at the number of Windows desktops and...

July 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon