Technology

Google adds phishing protection to Gmail for iOS (BetaNews)

Submitted by John Graffio on Fri, 08/11/2017 - 01:15
A few months ago, Google brought phishing protection to Gmail on Android. Now the company is doing the same for the iOS version of the app. The feature is rolling out over the next few weeks, and it offers a

Microsoft announces a high-end edition of Windows 10 Pro (BetaNews)

Submitted by John Graffio on Fri, 08/11/2017 - 00:24
Two months ago, Microsoft accidentally pushed out a buggy Windows 10 build to Insiders that caused chaos but also revealed something interesting -- the company's plans for a new version of Windows 10 aimed specifically at power users. The leak

Microsoft and Panos Panay 'stand behind Surface' (BetaNews)

Submitted by John Graffio on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 16:52
Earlier today, Consumer Reports caused a huge controversy by pulling its "recommended" status from all Microsoft Surface laptops and tablets. While I personally swear by the consumer-focused organization for its coverage of vehicles and appliances, I take their computer coverage

Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 Pro for Workstations (BleepingComputer.com)

Submitted by John Graffio on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 15:53
Today, Microsoft unveiled Windows 10 Pro for Workstations, which contains high end features geared towards servers that are running mission critical applications or utilizing high end hardware. These features include ReFS (Resilient file system), persistent memory, faster file sharing, and expanded hardware