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Windows by the numbers: Windows 10 rolls on past 70%

Windows 10 breached the 70% share barrier last month when calculated as a portion of Windows-only desktops and laptops, putting the operating system on track to account for three out of every four Windows PCs…


Windows 10: A guide to the updates

In mid-October, Microsoft announced the availability of Windows 10 version 20H2, known as the October 2020 Update. But the launch of a major Windows 10 update isn’t the end of a process — it’s really…


Windows 10 Insider Previews: A guide to the builds

Microsoft never sleeps. In addition to its steady releases of major and minor updates to the current version of Windows 10, the company frequently rolls out public preview builds to members of its Windows Insider…


Office 365: A guide to the updates

Office 365 and Microsoft 365 subscribers always have the latest version of Microsoft Office — currently Office 2019. They also get more frequent software updates than those who have purchased Office 2019 without a subscription,…



How to prepare your Mac deployments for Big Sur

Mac-centric enterprises must now double-check their preparedness for the installation of the next iteration of macOS, Big Sur. It’s release is now imminent as Apple prepares for what is expected to be a Mac-focused special event…


Why just about everyone is wrong about 5G

Have you heard the one about 5G? Wait, which one? You know. The one about 5G where it replaces 4G and makes all our phones amazingly fast all the time? Or the one where the…


Top web browsers 2020: Edge makes double digits

Microsoft’s Edge last month posted its first ever double-digit browser share, while Google’s Chrome slid for the third month straight. Mozilla’s Firefox once again held steady, keeping its head above water. According to data published…


Apple announces ‘One More Thing’ event Nov. 10

Apple has announced its third special event in three months, with the company expected to announce new Mac — including the first models equipped with Apple Silicon processors. ‘One more thing’ The invitation features a…


How to fix a Windows 10 black screen

The “black screen” phenomenon in Windows 10 shows poignantly how nothing sometimes matters quite a lot. Seeing nothing except black screen where the desktop and its applications normally appear is disconcerting for users, because they…