Articles By Gregg Keizer

Microsoft to patch under-attack XML bug next week

Microsoft to patch under-attack XML bug next week

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Microsoft Corp. has confirmed that it will patch a vulnerability in Windows next week that has been...

July 5th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
HP finds unexpected failures of PC motherboards

HP finds unexpected failures of PC motherboards

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Hewlett-Packard Co. has identified a high rate of logic board failures in its popular Pavilion line of desktop...

June 26th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Microsoft dumps Office Starter from PC maker choices

Microsoft dumps Office Starter from PC maker choices

FRAMINGHAM -- Microsoft is dumping its Office Starter edition as Windows 8 and the next edition of the suite, dubbed...

June 22nd, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Apple adds iPad to back-to-school promo

Apple adds iPad to back-to-school promo

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. -- Amid the hurly-burly of Apple's sweeping announcements Monday, the company also quietly launched its annual back-to-school promotion,...

June 14th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Apple sets OS X Mountain Lion release for July, cuts upgrade price 33%

Apple sets OS X Mountain Lion release for July, cuts upgrade price 33%

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. -- Apple said today that it would ship OS X 10.8, or Mountain Lion, next month, for $19.99,...

June 12th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Standards group to bar IE10 from claiming ‘Do Not Track’ compliance

Standards group to bar IE10 from claiming ‘Do Not Track’ compliance

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. -- Microsoft's decision to switch on the "Do Not Track" by default in Internet Explorer (IE10) will have...

June 8th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Chrome to take world’s top browser spot for May

Chrome to take world’s top browser spot for May

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. --Google's Chrome is about to grab the top browser spot for a full month for the first time...

May 29th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Microsoft clarifies tremendous Windows 8 claims

Microsoft clarifies tremendous Windows 8 claims

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Reports earlier this week that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer predicted unprecedented sales of Windows 8 were wrong on...

May 25th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Apple patches OS X bugs, fixes encryption goof

Apple patches OS X bugs, fixes encryption goof

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Apple yesterday patched 36 vulnerabilities in Mac OS X, most of them critical, plugging a hole that revealed...

May 11th, 2012 Gregg Keizer
Skepticism mounts over Windows RT’s enterprise role

Skepticism mounts over Windows RT’s enterprise role

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Omissions from the feature set of Windows RT are making analysts increasingly skeptical that enterprises will gravitate...

April 19th, 2012 Gregg Keizer