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India among top 7 countries at high ramsomeware risk: Sophos

India among top 7 countries at high ramsomeware risk: Sophos

According to "SophosLabs 2018 Malware Forecast" by global network and endpoint security leader Sophos, two types of Android attack methods are emerging -- locking the phone without encrypting data and locking the phone while encrypting the data. 

Nov 04, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Aadhaar rivals growth of Windows, Android, Facebook: Satya Nadella

Aadhaar rivals growth of Windows, Android, Facebook: Satya Nadella

Nadella, in his book 'Hit Refresh', which was released during the ongoing Microsoft Ignite 2017 conference, has praised India's leap forward in the digital and technological arena.

Sep 26, 2017, 12:46 PM IST
Kaspersky Lab to withdraw Microsoft antitrust complaints

Kaspersky Lab to withdraw Microsoft antitrust complaints

Kaspersky Lab in June accused Microsoft of abusing its dominance in the personal computer market to unfairly harm third-party antivirus providers in how it distributed its own Defender antivirus software on Windows 10. 

Aug 10, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
MS Paint to stay in new home: Microsoft

MS Paint to stay in new home: Microsoft

After receiving massive support that poured in for MS Paint after it was reported that Microsoft is `killing` the 32-year-old popular app, the company has clarified that the app will have a new home in Windows Store where it will be available for free.

Jul 25, 2017, 22:59 PM IST
New, scarier ransomware 'EternalRocks' found

New, scarier ransomware 'EternalRocks' found

After a host of different ransomware attacks that hit enterprises across the globe, security researchers have now identified a new strain of malware "EternalRocks" that is more dangerous than WannaCry and is potentially tougher to fight.

 

May 22, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Not just "WannaCrypt,'' a cryptocurrency attack is generating digital cash fast

Not just "WannaCrypt,'' a cryptocurrency attack is generating digital cash fast

According to the researchers, the "Adylkuzz" attack is still growing.

May 17, 2017, 12:28 PM IST
Ransomware virus threat: Gujarat equips GSWAN comps with anti-virus

Ransomware virus threat: Gujarat equips GSWAN comps with anti-virus

In face of ransomware virus threat to its information technology network, the Gujarat government has begun equipping its state computer system with anti-virus softwares and upgrading its Microsoft operating systems.

May 14, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
Windows 10 Creators Update rolls out for free

Windows 10 Creators Update rolls out for free

To get the update, users can enable automatic updates on Windows 10 PC and the Creators Update will be delivered through the phased rollout.

Apr 14, 2017, 08:54 AM IST
Microsoft bids farewell to Windows Vista

Microsoft bids farewell to Windows Vista

The users of Windows Vista will have to move to a more recent version of Windows to remain secure.

Apr 12, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
Microsoft's Teams available to all Office 365 users for free

Microsoft's Teams available to all Office 365 users for free

A limited preview of Teams was rolled out in November last year and was positioned as a rival to Slack.

Mar 15, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
Facebook officially announces 'Gameroom' Windows desktop gaming platform

Facebook officially announces 'Gameroom' Windows desktop gaming platform

Facebook has officially launched "Gameroom" Windows desktop gaming platform in collaboration with cross-platform game engine Unity.

Nov 02, 2016, 17:59 PM IST
Google discloses details of a critical Windows bug

Google discloses details of a critical Windows bug

The internet giant said it reported the bug to Microsoft 10 days ago but the company has done nothing to address the issue publicly.

Nov 01, 2016, 13:45 PM IST
 Instagram now available on Windows 10

Instagram now available on Windows 10

Instagram has unveiled its application for Windows users, more specifically Windows 10 tablet users.The application is also available for download for the desktop and laptop users with limited functionality.

Oct 14, 2016, 17:45 PM IST

Wood windows cooler than those of glass

The researchers showed that their transparent wood provides better thermal insulation and lets in nearly as much light as glass, while eliminating glare and providing uniform and consistent indoor lighting.

Aug 17, 2016, 12:28 PM IST
The new WhatsApp font can be really cumbersome! Know how to use it

The new WhatsApp font can be really cumbersome! Know how to use it

The WhatsApp new font is very similar to  Fixedsys font in Windows phones.

Jul 20, 2016, 12:44 PM IST
Nokia turns to Android for new mobile range

Nokia turns to Android for new mobile range

Tech brand Nokia is getting back into the smartphone and tablet arena, but its new range will be based on Android rather than Windows or Symbian.

Jun 03, 2016, 12:13 PM IST
Microsoft wants Windows to open into mixed reality

Microsoft wants Windows to open into mixed reality

San Francisco: Microsoft is out to use Windows software to do for altered reality what it did for personal computers make them commonplace.

Jun 01, 2016, 15:58 PM IST
Finally! WhatsApp for desktop comes to Windows PC and Apple Mac

Finally! WhatsApp for desktop comes to Windows PC and Apple Mac

However, the WhatsApp app for desktop will run on Windows 8 and above and Mac OS 10.9 and above, the company informed.

May 11, 2016, 17:11 PM IST
Google to end support for Chrome app launcher

Google to end support for Chrome app launcher

Zee Media Bureau

Mar 27, 2016, 18:24 PM IST
Google killing Chrome App Launcher for Windows

Google killing Chrome App Launcher for Windows

As per schedule Google will abort Chrome App Launcher in a phased manner.

Mar 25, 2016, 16:56 PM IST