Microsoft Warns of Windows 10 Updates that Crash Systems, Delete User Data – Tempemail

Sourced from Bleeping Computer and PCWorld. Microsoft has had to issue major warnings to all Windows 10 users, confirming that the latest ‘Patch Tuesday’ update can cause system freezes and crashes across every supported version of Windows 10 – from Windows 10 Home through to Enterprise and even Server, reports Continue Reading

New Version of Windows 10 Installs Updates in Seconds | Tempemail

Sourced from The Verge. A new version of Windows 10 will be able to install updates in a few seconds, reports Softpedia News. This change was announced during Microsoft’s 365 Developer Day. Where the reworked OS was announced for Windows 10X, the operating system of Microsoft’s dual-screen and foldable devices, Continue Reading

Windows 10X updates will install in under 90 seconds, Microsoft says

In brief: Just a day after Microsoft’s dual-screen Surface Duo smartphone was spotted in the wild, the company has revealed additional details about its upcoming “Windows 10X” operating system, designed for dual-screen devices. We now know that the OS will be capable of updating itself in just under a minute Continue Reading

AMD updates its ‘Raise the Game’ bundle with new freebies for Radeon customers

Freebies: Everybody loves free stuff, and that’s something AMD understands well — late last year, the PC hardware giant updated its GPU-oriented Raise the Game bundle, as well as its CPU-focused Equipped to Win bundle. Both deals gave customers access to several newer games, such as The Outer Worlds and Continue Reading

NASA’s air pollution sensor will provide hourly updates on atmosphere quality across North America

In brief: NASA has chosen the Maxar Intelsat 40e geostationary satellite as the host for sending its air pollution sensor into space. The payload will take hourly measurements of atmospheric gases over North America and help in improving air quality forecasting. NASA says that the Tropospheric Emissions: Monitoring of Pollution Continue Reading

Microsoft issuing free Windows 7 fix after introducing bug in final updates

Facepalm: It’s been almost two weeks since Microsoft officially ended its extended support for Windows 7, but the Redmond firm is introducing another free update for the OS that fixes a bug it introduced in the final public updates. As reported by The Verge, one of Microsoft’s final free Windows Continue Reading

Lenovo issues driver and firmware updates for ThinkPads with faulty USB-C ports

What just happened? Lenovo seems to be having a widespread issue with Thunderbolt Controllers on its Thinkpad line-up of laptops and has put up a support page containing fixes for its affected machines, including variants of the X1 Carbon, X1 Yoga, T-series, and the P-Series mobile workstations. If you own Continue Reading

Sonos kills software updates for legacy products and customers aren’t happy

What just happened? Sonos earlier this week set off a firestorm among its most loyal customers when it announced that some legacy products would no longer be receiving software updates. For transition products like those that came out before software updates were a common occurrence, it is proving to be Continue Reading

Sonos to deny software updates to owners of older equipment | Technology

Speaker company Sonos will cut off its most loyal customers from future software updates entirely unless they replace their old equipment for newer models, it has announced. The policy is unusual even within the novelty-obsessed technology industry, for the scope of the impact: customers who have a range of Sonos Continue Reading