Category Archives: MicroSoft

Microsoft takes down global botnet network

Microsoft organised 35 nations on Tuesday to take down one of the world’s largest botnets — malware that secretly seizes control of millions of computers around the globe. It was an unusual takedown of an criminal group, because it was … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Finally Overtakes Windows 7 Becoming the Most Popular Desktop OS in the World

Microsoft has been waiting for this one.  Latest statistics from Netmarketshare suggest that Windows 10 finally managed to overtake the user-favorite Windows 7 by the end of last year. According to the company, in December 2018 Windows 10 had a … Continue reading

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Microsoft Surface Hub 2 With 50.5-inch 4K Display Launched

Microsoft has launched the next-generation of its giant conference room display – Surface Hub 2. The Hub 2 uses a 50.5-inch 3:2 display with a greater than 4K resolution and 3:2 aspect ratio with extremely thin bezels. Microsoft Surface Hub … Continue reading

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Microsoft finally kills off the Kinect, but the tech will live on in other devices

Microsoft’s Kinect had a rapid ascent and slow, sputtering demise — it was an inelegant end, as the company couldn’t find a permanent spot for the once revolutionary accessory. Now Microsoft is finally ready to put the final nail in … Continue reading

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Microsoft has announced that it will kill off MS Paint after 32 years

Microsoft may be looking at phasing out the ‘beloved’ Paint application. It is highly unlikely that any long time Windows user is unfamiliar Microsoft Paint as the program has been part of the OS for 32 long years. According to … Continue reading

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Despite security risks, older Windows versions plague thousands of businesses.

After the global cyberattacks on Friday that infected hundreds of thousands of computer with the WannaCry ransomware, the blame game has begun. Who was behind the attack? How did the NSA lose control of its hacking tools used as part … Continue reading

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Customer Guidance for WannaCrypt Attacks from Microsoft

  Dear Customer, Many organizations around the world were victims of malicious “WannaCrypt” software last week. Seeing businesses and individuals affected by cyberattacks such as this is painful. Our teams have worked relentlessly over the last few days to take … Continue reading

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