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'Literally a paperweight': Bose users fume at firmware update that 'doesn't fix issues'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/bose_soundbars_new_firmware_fails/

11 hrs ago

Lexus of speakers fails to address months of complaints, say users

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Microsoft rolls out Unified Update Platform preview update KB4529943

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/08/microsoft-rolls-out-unified-update-platform-preview-update-kb4529943/

a week ago

Microsoft released KB4529943 yesterday to devices that participate in the Unified Update Platform preview. The update will be released later to devices that run Windows 10 and don't participate in the UUP […]

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Last week's Fortnite update helped Akamai set a new CDN traffic record

https://www.zdnet.com/article/last-weeks-fortnite-update-helped-akamai-set-a-new-cdn-traffic-record/

4 weeks ago

Akamai said CDN traffic peaked at 106 Tbps last week, passing the 100 Tbps mark for the first time.

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Windows Update Manager wumgr 1.0 released

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/19/windows-update-manager-wumgr-1-0-released/

4 weeks ago

The developer of the Windows Update Manager wumgr has released version 1.0 of the application for Microsoft's Windows operating system. The release is the first program update in 2019 and an indication […]

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Ye olde Blue Screen of Death is back – this time, a bad Symantec update is to blame

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/15/blue_screen_of_death_symantec/

a month ago

Updated The wrong kind of intrusion protection

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Microsoft releases October 2019 update previews for Windows

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/15/microsoft-releases-october-2019-update-previews-for-windows/

a month ago

Microsoft released cumulative updates for various supported versions of Windows on October 15, 2019. The company released preview updates for Windows 7 Service Pack 1 and Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 8.1 […]

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Remember, remember, it's now called November: Windows 10 19H2 update has a name

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/14/windows_10_november_2019_update/

a month ago

And a release date – sort of

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Creators Update meets its maker: It's 1903 or bust for those clinging to Windows 10 1703

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/10/bye_bye_1703/

a month ago

1803 to be euthanised in November

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iTerm2 issues emergency update after MOSS finds a fatal flaw in its terminal code

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/10/iterm2_flaw_moss/

a month ago

It's time to update or call 0118 999 88199 9119 7253

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Notepad++ 7.8 update released after server incident

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/11/notepad-7-8-update-released-after-server-incident/

a month ago

Notepad++ 7.8 is now available; the new version of the text and code editor for Windows is the first new version of the application after a server incident in July that took […]

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VeraCrypt 1.24 encryption software update released

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/08/veracrypt-1-24-encryption-software-update-released/

a month ago

The developers of the open source cross-platform encryption software VeryCrypt released version 1.24 of the software on October 6, 2019 to the public. We reviewed a beta version of VeraCrypt 1.24 in […]

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Windows 10 update panic: Older VMware Workstation Pro app broken

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/07/windows_update_vmware_workstation/

a month ago

Desperate users tinkering with compatibility system to get up and running again

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ScreenToGif screen recorder update brings usability improvements

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/07/screentogif-screen-recorder-update-brings-usability-improvements/

a month ago

ScreenToGif is a popular screen recorder for the Windows operating system designed to record part of the screen on Windows. The program's name may suggest that it can save recordings as animated […]

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Windows 10 May 2019 Update declared safe at last, which bodes well for upcoming 19H2 build

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/30/microsoft_roundup/

2 months ago

Roundup Also: Azure, SQL Server and keeping the Windows 2008 R2 lights on

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Microsoft explains how machine learning improves the Windows 10 update experience

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/27/microsoft-explains-how-machine-learning-improves-the-windows-10-update-experience/

2 months ago

Microsoft changed update testing significantly in recent time. Previously, it relied much on teams of testers and "real" hardware tests, but that shifted to test automation, tests on Windows Insider computer systems, […]

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Microsoft releases emergency Internet Explorer security update

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/24/microsoft-releases-emergency-internet-explorer-security-update/

2 months ago

Microsoft released an out-of-band emergency security update for Internet Explorer on September 23, 2019 for all supported versions of Windows. The emergency update is only available on the Microsoft Update Catalog website […]

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Opera Mini update introduces offline file sharing support

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/23/opera-mini-update-introduces-offline-file-sharing-support/

2 months ago

Opera Software released an Opera Mini web browser update today that adds support for offline file sharing to the browser. The main idea behind the new feature is to let users pair […]

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Is it time to update your data warehouse and retool your analytics? Google Cloud's gurus are here to guide you

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/17/data_warehouse_analytics/

2 months ago

Promo Get the answers you need this month – and ready your systems for the 2020s

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Opera GX Browser update introduces network limiter

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/13/opera-gx-browser-update-introduces-network-limiter/

2 months ago

Opera Software unveiled its Opera GX web browser in June 2019 after it released a teaser a month earlier. The web browser was specifically designed for gamers and the three core features […]

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AWS provides update on Outposts launch, supported services

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-provides-update-on-outposts-launch-supported-services/

2 months ago

At launch, Outposts will support Amazon ECS and EKS clusters, Amazon EMR clusters for data analytics, and Amazon RDS instances for relational database services.

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