‘Only 2.6 percent of all Windows devices run on Windows 11’
A report from Lansweeper indicates that only 2.6 percent of all Windows devices run on Windows 11. The organization claims that 43 percent of the devices do not meet the operating system's requirements.
Lansweeper develops IT asset management software. The organization monitors users' Windows e... Read more
Some files are left behind after resetting a Windows 10 and 11 PC
Windows' reset feature is bugged. Microsoft confirmed that some OneDrive files are left behind after resetting a PC running Windows 10 and 11.
Windows' reset feature removes all files and the operating system from a desktop or laptop. This allows a device to be used by multiple people during its... Read more
The NVMe SSD performance in Windows 11 has users complaining
Windows 11 update has users regretting their decision to upgrade from Windows 10 due to the performance issue.
The windows 11 update was thought to be a massive upgrade from windows 10, but that wasn’t exactly the case.
People have complained about their systems underperforming ever since t... Read more
Microsoft stops OneDrive support for older Windows versions
Microsoft announces that OneDrive will no longer be supported for Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 as of March 2022. The ability to automatically sync local data to the cloud expires.
Moreover, OneDrive updates will become exclusive to Windows 10 and 11 users as of March 2022. While users of older versions ... Read more
Windows 11 is available: when, how and why do we update?
Windows 11 is now available for a select number of devices. Windows 10 devices manufactured in the last few weeks will ship with the new operating system. Older devices can be updated manually using the Installation Assistant, Installation Media or an ISO file, provided that they pass the significa... Read more
Apple owns a patent for a dual-screen, wireless charging laptop
Apple now holds the right for a dual-display MacBook, in what may be a flashback of an old tiff with Microsoft Windows and Google Chrome OS, or a new way to view laptops going forward. The patent was granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office.
According to Patently Apple, the patent includes ... Read more
Unit 42 from Palo Alto Networks finds the first Windows Container malware
Palo Alto Networks revealed that it discovered the first known malware targeting Windows containers.
It has been named Siloscape and uses sophisticated code obfuscation techniques to create backdoors into a Kubernetes cluster running Windows containers that can be exploited later.
Matt Chiodi... Read more
Chromebooks outsold Macs worldwide in 2020
Google grew by chipping away at Microsoft's market share.
Last year Google's Chrome OS replaced macOS as the number 2 most popular operating system, according to a report by market tracker IDC.
According to a report in GeekWire, IDC's final numbers released this week reveal that 2020 was the... Read more