OPERATING SYSTEMS GSA: Moves Grant Site. With an eye toward IT modernization, GSA plans to decommission a federal grant assistance site at the end of May and put it on an agency website that aggregates legacy sites. Read more [FCW.COM]
OPERATING SYSTEMS SOFTWARE: Chrome 66 is Being Launched for Windows and Other Operating Systems. Google has announced that the new Chrome 66 is now ready to be installed on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iOS. The updated browser is currently
OPERATING SYSTEMS GOOGLE: What Is Fuchsia, Google’s New Operating System? Fuchsia a totally new operating system, currently in the very early stages of development at Google. How does it differ from Android and Chrome, and might it replace either one?
OPERATING SYSTEMS CONTAINERS VERSUS OPERATING SYSTEMS: What Does a Distro Provide? The most popular docker base container image is either busybox, or scratch. This is driven by a movement that is equal parts puritanical and pragmatic. The puritan asks “Why
OPERATING SYSTEMS WINDOWS: Remember WannaCry? It’s Not Too Late to Update Your Windows Systems. The WannaCry ransomware relied on a flaw in Windows code to infect and then paralyze computers, which the hackers promised to unlock for payment in bitcoin.
OPERATING SYSTEMS NEWS: All Operating Systems Are Susceptible to This WiFi Attack. With so many consumers relying on mobile devices these days, it is no surprise criminals continue to look for new ways to take advantage. A new exploit recently
OPERATING SYSTEMS ORACLE: Unveils New SPARC Chip in Wake of Layoff Reports. The vendor rolls out the SPARC M8 platform and servers just weeks after reports that it is slashing the workforce in its hardware business. Read more [EWEEK.COM] MICROSOFT:
OPERATING SYSTEMS PERSONAL TECH: Preparing for the Jump to a New Operating System. Switching computer platforms is much easier than it used to be, thanks to programs that help you copy over your data, applications that have both Windows and
OPERATING SYSTEMS WINDOWS 10: Is Windows 10 an Operating System or an Advertising Platform? Windows 10 has certainly gotten its share of lumps since it was released. Some users really liked it, while other detested the changes made by Microsoft.
OPERATING SYSTEMS MICROSOFT: Delays February’s Batch of Security Updates. Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday came and went this week without any patches. The Redmond company’s monthly batch of security updates for its range of software, scheduled for release Tuesday, has been delayed