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Tech Q&A: How to fix Windows updates gone awry - Colorado Springs Gazette

Windows news ticker - Sun, 2017-01-01 21:01

Tech Q&A: How to fix Windows updates gone awry
Colorado Springs Gazette
This solution helps PC owners with a legitimate copy of Windows, but for those with an illegal copy it only buys a little time. The warning, and its consequences, ... The flaw was created by an error in a previous update. Because this latest update ...

Dell XPS 13 convertible notebook leaks ahead of CES - Liliputing

Windows news ticker - Sun, 2017-01-01 17:17

Liliputing

Dell XPS 13 convertible notebook leaks ahead of CES
Liliputing
As spotted by Windows Central, Dell has posted a picture of an unannounced Dell XPS 13 (9365) notebook to its website… and it features a convertible or 2-in-1 design. The hinge allows the laptop screen to fold back 360 degrees so ... Let's hope that ...

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Looking back: In 2016, Microsoft became one of the most exciting companies in the tech world - Neowin

Windows news ticker - Sat, 2016-12-31 16:06

Neowin

Looking back: In 2016, Microsoft became one of the most exciting companies in the tech world
Neowin
Aside from the underwhelming battery life (a problem that Apple solved by removing the estimated battery time indicator from its OS), the high cost of the new laptops was particularly unwelcome, given the usability nightmare that Apple created in ...
Microsoft stops selling Lumia in the USAMSPoweruser

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Viewpoint: Time to hold lead companies responsible - South Bend Tribune

Windows news ticker - Sat, 2016-12-31 11:10

South Bend Tribune

Viewpoint: Time to hold lead companies responsible
South Bend Tribune
We know how to solve this problem. It is careful lead paint removal or cover-up, by a trained worker. In the case of windows which are opened and closed, creating dust over and over, the best option is usually replacement. This real solution involves ...

Rift Between Officers and Residents as Killings Persist in South Bronx - New York Times

Windows news ticker - Sat, 2016-12-31 08:31

New York Times

Rift Between Officers and Residents as Killings Persist in South Bronx
New York Times
After the bullet shells get counted, the blood dries and the votive candles burn out, people peer down from housing-project windows and see crime scenes gone cold: a band of yellow police tape blowing in the breeze. The South Bronx, just across the ...

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BHIM app for UPI-based payments: Everything you need to know - The Indian Express

Windows news ticker - Sat, 2016-12-31 08:12

The Indian Express

BHIM app for UPI-based payments: Everything you need to know
The Indian Express
The app is currently available only on Android; so iOS, Windows mobile users etc are left out. BHIM is also supposed to support Aadhaar-based payments, ... BHIM is a digital payments solution app based on Unified Payments Interface (UPI) from the ...

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Cracking Windows 10 Account Password: Is it Still Possible? How to Prevent it? - Guiding Tech (blog)

Windows news ticker - Sat, 2016-12-31 07:47

Guiding Tech (blog)

Cracking Windows 10 Account Password: Is it Still Possible? How to Prevent it?
Guiding Tech (blog)
... breaking down your password in two 7-character strings, made LM hashing vulnerable to brute force attacks. This was improved by the NTLM method which used the more complex MD4 hashing technique. While this solved the earlier problem it was still ...

BHIM app review: App for cashless payments launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi - Firstpost

Windows news ticker - Sat, 2016-12-31 06:02

Firstpost

BHIM app review: App for cashless payments launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Firstpost
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched the Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app for cashless payments. The application can be set up in a matter of seconds, and allows for safe, secure and simple cashless transactions. It is not a mobile wallet ...
Money in your phone: In name of BHIM, a new payments appThe Indian Express

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Why 2017 Could be a Year to Remember for Chipotle - Barron's

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2016-12-30 18:25

Barron's

Why 2017 Could be a Year to Remember for Chipotle
Barron's
That said, in the past month Chipotle solved its dual-CEO problem and added new members to its board. Can they turn ... Chipotle recently launched a burger brand called Tasty Made, and that brand has begun installing drive-thru windows. One analyst ...

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A Message from the Kalever Rebbe for Chanukah 5777 – The Secrets of Speech: Revealed - Yeshiva World News

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2016-12-30 16:19

Yeshiva World News

A Message from the Kalever Rebbe for Chanukah 5777 – The Secrets of Speech: Revealed
Yeshiva World News
The solution to this problem is to bring more words of Torah and prayer into the world to combat the words of impurity, particularly to study Torah and to pray in Shuls. The pure innocent children studying in Yeshivos and Jewish schools bring ... I ...

Cloud & Hyper-V Predictions for 2017 - Petri.com

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2016-12-30 13:52

Petri.com

Cloud & Hyper-V Predictions for 2017
Petri.com
Storage Spaces is a great solution, offering great performance, stability, and all at a lower cost than the SAN. But Storage Spaces has a big problem – few have ever heard of it, and of those that have, most think that it's just Windows RAID from ...

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Outreach worker upset by Berri-UQAM fence that blocks homeless refuge - Montreal Gazette

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 22:17

Montreal Gazette

Outreach worker upset by Berri-UQAM fence that blocks homeless refuge
Montreal Gazette
Still clearly upset about the decision, Paradis is calling for the city of Montreal to intervene and come up with a different solution. “It's installed exactly where homeless people would go to warm up during winters,” ... “This isn't how you solve the ...

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Doing it yourself with information technology - Jordan Times

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 21:20

Doing it yourself with information technology
Jordan Times
Fixing a problem in your Windows system, finding an online application to design a 3-D object and learning it in a couple of hours, bravely undertaking to develop a friendly database application without having any previous programming experience ...

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The opioid crisis is prompting calls for safe injection sites - The Outline

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 19:30

The Outline

The opioid crisis is prompting calls for safe injection sites
The Outline
Canada and the US are in the grip of an opioid addiction epidemic, driven largely by an increase in use of prescription painkillers. There is widespread acknowledgement of the problem, with local governments declaring public health emergencies, but the ...

What To Do If A Particular Website Is Not Opening On The Internet? - Fossbytes

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 13:21

Fossbytes

What To Do If A Particular Website Is Not Opening On The Internet?
Fossbytes
Short Bytes: There can be many reasons why you aren't able to access a particular website on the internet. These include the issues with the web browser, website, internet service provider, bad DNS server, etc. You can fix these issues using Tor, VPN, ...

5 signs we're finally getting our act together on security - CIO

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 12:53

CIO

5 signs we're finally getting our act together on security
CIO
Yes, password reuse is still a problem and weak passwords like “password1” and “123456” are still a thing, but we are seeing more people use password managers to secure their online accounts and fingerprint sensors to lock their physical devices ...

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Microsoft finally lets users pause updates in Windows 10 - BetaNews

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 11:53

BetaNews

Microsoft finally lets users pause updates in Windows 10
BetaNews
Back in the day when "GUI" was all the rage and desktop computing was the solution to slow mainframe applicaion deployment, Microsoft was part of the solution. 20 years later, their myopic, incompetent greed has made them part of the problem.
Microsoft Offers Tool To Help Users Fix The Common Errors Of Windows UpdateiTech Post
Magic Leap defies critics, announce expansion to new 260000-square-foot South Florida facilityMSPoweruser

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Loop Commerce Makes eGifting 24/7/365, Day-Of - PYMNTS.com

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 09:06

PYMNTS.com

Loop Commerce Makes eGifting 24/7/365, Day-Of
PYMNTS.com
It's also a problem that he and his cofounder set out to solve with Loop Commerce for consumers and the merchants who miss out on those last-minute gift-giving windows of opportunity. “Lots of smart people talk about cart abandonment, about converting ...

5 things left unsaid between us and our building's super in 2016 - Mashable

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2016-12-29 01:00

Mashable

5 things left unsaid between us and our building's super in 2016
Mashable
Ken, our super, has been nothing but kind, but sometimes the thought of having to call him up isn't worth getting the problem solved. We'll do ... We didn't report them to the police, and we certainly didn't tell our super that we needed locks on our ...

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Mobile County to spend 50K to find the source of leak at Government Plaza - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2016-12-28 21:46

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Mobile County to spend 50K to find the source of leak at Government Plaza
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
County Commissioners approved a 50 thousand dollar contract Wednesday to hire an architect to find out the cause, and solution for leaking windows on three floors of the south tower. "We're in hopes that we can get all the repair work done, and do it ...

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