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Google extends updates for Chromebooks, Chrome OS in education, ups prices

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-extends-updates-for-chromebooks-chrome-os-in-education-ups-prices/

4 days ago

A Chromebook bought in 2020 will have support and updates extending into 2028. Google also updated its admin console and added creative apps.

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Oracle updates Enterprise Manager with a focus on hybrid deployments

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-updates-enterprise-manager-with-a-focus-on-hybrid-deployments/

a week ago

In addition to new management capabilities for hybrid IT environments, Enterprise Manager now offers automated database migration.

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates January 2020 overview (end of Windows 7 support edition)

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/14/microsoft-windows-security-updates-january-2020-overview-end-of-windows-7-support-edition/

a week ago

Welcome to the first Microsoft Patch Day overview of 2020 and the last Patch Day for the company's Windows 7 operating system (as well as for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server […]

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Windows 7: Microsoft Security Essentials will receive definition updates after support end

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/19/windows-7-microsoft-security-essentials-will-receive-definition-updates-after-support-end/

a month ago

Microsoft Security Essentials will receive security definition updates after Windows 7 support ends despite Microsoft's earlier claims stating the contrary. Earlier this week, Microsoft stated in no uncertain terms that the company's […]

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Windows Update Blocker is a portable freeware tool which can disable updates with a single click

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/12/windows-update-blocker-is-a-portable-freeware-tool-which-can-disable-updates-with-a-single-click/

a month ago

While Windows 10 Pro and Enterprise users can defer upgrades (to a certain extent), Windows 10 Home users cannot, at least not officially. Microsoft never revealed why Home customers don't get the […]

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates December 2019 overview

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/10/microsoft-windows-security-updates-december-2019-overview/

2 months ago

Welcome to the overview of the last Patch Tuesday of 2019. Microsoft released security and non-security updates for all supported products on December 11, 2019. Our monthly series provides system administrators and […]

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Someone found a way to bypass Windows 7 Extended Security Updates checks

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/07/someone-found-a-way-to-bypass-windows-7-extended-security-updates-checks/

2 months ago

Someone discovered a way to enable Extended Security Updates on all machines running Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system. Support for Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system ends after the January 2020 Patch Tuesday. […]

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Amazon S3 Access Points, Redshift updates as AWS aims to change the data lake game

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-s3-access-points-redshift-updates-as-aws-looks-to-change-the-data-lake-game/

2 months ago

Amazon S3 Access Points, Redshift enhancements, UltraWarm preview for Amazon Elastic Service, and Managed Apache Cassandra Service.

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UK taxman updates its employment-checking calculator for IR35: Still crap, say contractors

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/25/updated_ir35_calculator/

2 months ago

CEST la vie: Still pooh-poohs MoO. Reform just months away

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Microsoft has no plans to make future Windows 10 updates like Windows 10 1909

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/24/microsoft-has-no-plans-to-make-future-windows-10-updates-like-windows-10-1909/

2 months ago

Microsoft released the November 2019 Update for the company's Windows 10 operating system on November 12, 2019. The update is available to "seekers", administrators who run manual checks for updates on devices […]

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Microsoft updates list of deprecated Windows 10 features : goodbye My People (November 2019)

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/14/microsoft-updates-list-of-deprecated-windows-10-features-goodbye-my-people-november-2019/

2 months ago

Microsoft has updated the list of features and technologies that it is no longer developing after the release of Windows 10 version 1909 in November 2019. Windows 10 is an operating system […]

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates November 2019 overview

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/12/microsoft-windows-security-updates-november-2019-overview/

2 months ago

It is the second Tuesday of November 2019 and that means that it is Microsoft Patch Day. Microsoft released security and non-security updates for its Windows operating system and other company products. […]

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Windows Updates History Viewer released by Nirsoft

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/10/windows-updates-history-viewer-released-by-nirsoft/

3 months ago

Windows Updates History Viewer (WinUpdatesView) is a new software program by Nirsoft that displays the Windows updates history on the device it is run on. As is the case with all Nirsoft […]

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Intuit updates QuickBooks with more AI, aims to help SMBs avoid cash flow issues

https://www.zdnet.com/article/intuit-updates-quickbooks-with-more-ai-aims-to-help-smbs-avoid-cash-flow-issues/

3 months ago

QuickBooks Cash Flow Planner leverage AI to help ensure that small businesses can manage cash and avoid crunches with predictive modeling.

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Chrome 78 launches with security updates and tab overlay feature

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/24/chrome-78-launches-with-security-updates-and-tab-overlay-feature/

3 months ago

Google started to roll out a new version of Chrome Stable on Tuesday; Chrome 78 is available for all desktop versions of the web browser (Linux, Mac and Windows). Most Chrome installations […]

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates October 2019 overview

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/08/microsoft-windows-security-updates-october-2019-overview/

4 months ago

Microsoft released security and non-security updates for the Microsoft Windows operating system and other company products on October 8, 2019. Our overview of the monthly release of patches provides administrators and home […]

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Microsoft releases cumulative updates for all Windows versions

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/04/microsoft-releases-cumulative-updates-for-all-windows-versions/

4 months ago

Microsoft released cumulative updates for all supported versions of the company's Windows operating system on October 3, 2019. The updates are cumulative and address two issues, printing issues and a feature on […]

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Windows Automatic Updates Manager review

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/03/windows-automatic-updates-manager-review/

4 months ago

Windows Automatic Updates Manager (WAU Manager) is a free software program for Microsoft Windows devices that gives administrators control over the updating process. Microsoft removed some of the controls that administrators had […]

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New CentOS Linux distro sips updates from RHEL codebase like an ever-flowing Stream

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/25/centos_stream_linux_distro_release/

4 months ago

Want a peek at what's coming in Red Hat? Step this way

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Windows 10: Second batch of September 2019 updates available

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/25/windows-10-second-batch-of-september-2019-updates-available/

4 months ago

Microsoft released the second batch of updates for most supported versions of the company's Windows operating system on September 24, 2019. The company released security updates for all supported versions of Windows […]

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