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In The News 09-26-14

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

In The News 09-26-14 Is this the new Windows 9 Start Menu? A delicious alternative to an Apple Watch and Android apps are now available for Chromebook. Continue reading

In The News 9-19-14

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

In The News 9-19-14 – Healthcare.gov is hacked, Microsoft sued over Bing Image Search and Apple adding more security notifications. Continue reading

In The News 09-12-14

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

In The News 09-12-14 A breach in Apple’s iCloud is blamed for a nude photo scandal, the music player that was supposed to revolutionize music is delayed and Microsoft drops file size limit in OneDrive. Continue reading

In The News 09-05-14

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

In The News 09-05-14 Games push to turn players into payers, California makes phone kill switch mandatory and Amazon spends a $1 billion for Twitch. Continue reading

In The News 08-15-14

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

XP Share Dips Below 25%

Windows XP can still be found on just under 25% of computers accessing the Internet, according to NetMarketShare.  That’s down from just under 40% in July of 2013. 

Security support for the XP ended back in April and users have been slow to let go.  Windows 7 is the most popular operating system, found on 51% of

In The News 08-08-14

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

In The News 08-08-14 Hilton Hotels swap the front desk for a smartphone app, Amazon will let you print a tiny you and a big loss for Nintendo. Continue reading

In The News 08-01-14

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

In The News 08-01-14: Comcast gives the worst customer service ever, Sony websites shut down after the company forgets to pay the Internet bill and IBM and Apple team up in the workplace. Continue reading

In The News 07-25-14

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

In The News 07-24-14 Microsoft issues a support warning for Windows 7, Amazon hires the man behind Google Glass and The Play Store gets a new look. Continue reading

In The News 07-18-14

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

In The News 07-18-14: BlackBerry says it’s hip to be square, Aereo fights back and an AVG vulnerability for Internet Explorer users. Continue reading

In The News 07-11-14

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

In The News 07-11-14 Fire TV screensaver hogs data, Microsoft goes after malware makers and eBooks take over. Continue reading

In The News 07-04-14

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

In The News 07-04-14 How a Supreme Court ruling could make it harder for you to cut off cable, Barnes & Noble changes its mind again & Chromebook Pixel buyers not getting the free data they were promised. Continue reading

In The News 06-27-2014

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

In The News 06-27-2014 Amazon introduces a smartphone, staring at computers can dry up your eyes and iPhone thefts drop dramatically. Continue reading

In The News 06-13-14

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

In The News 06-13-14 : Security update for Ubuntu users, Flickr ends Facebook & Google Logins and Pandora rules the music streaming roost. Continue reading

In The News 05-30-14

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

In The News 05-30-14 Google wants to put ads on your thermostat, Microsoft makes a push for inexpensive 8.1 devices and voice search comes to desktop Chrome. Continue reading

In The News 05-23-14

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

In The News 05-23-14 Firefox gives in and goes with DRM, Comcast bringing back data caps and a big Xbox One price drop. Continue reading

In The News 05-16-14

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

In The News 05-15-14: An $80 Amazon smartphone? Nintendo posts losses for the third year in a row and Pandora adds sponsored stations. Continue reading

In The News 05-09-2014

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

In The News 05-09-2014: Would-be Facebook hackers get hacked themselves, XP still strong and Google wants to help you out with your baby – for a fee. Continue reading

In The News 05-02-14

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

In The News 05-02-14 Microsoft patches XP flaw, iPad & iPod sales drop, Facebook snaps up another app and Amazon signs exclusive deal with HBO. Continue reading

In The News 04-11-14

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

In The News 4-11-14: Microsoft offers Windows for free, but not for everyone. The Mozilla CEO steps down over gay marriage backlash and Kodak gets back in the game. Continue reading

In The News 04-05-2014

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

In The News 04-05-2014: Windows XP is still on nearly 30% of desktops, Twitter allows photo tags and the first case of WhatsAppitis is diagnosed. Continue reading

In The News 03-28-2014

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

In The News for 3-28-2014: Sprint expands LTE service, Microsoft offers $50 bucks to switch from XP and YouTube plans kid-friendly channel. Continue reading

In The News: 03-21-2014

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

In The News 03-21-2014: Apple trims iPhone return time, OneNote could be on the way for Mac and an alternative to an national Internet sales tax. Continue reading

In The News – 03-07-2014

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

In The News for 3-07-2014: App allows deliveries directly to your car trunk and even opens it for the carrier. Facebook forgets about e-mail and SkyDrive is Now OneDrive Continue reading

In The News 02-28-2014

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

In The News 02-28-2014 – Tech giants band together to form mega-lobby to increase WiFi spectrum and ads are coming to Mozilla Firefox. Continue reading

In The News: 02-21-2014

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

In The News 02-21-0214 – Microsoft says help your friends switch from XP, Windows looks to challenge Kindle and the most dangerous malware ever. Continue reading

In The News: 02-07-2014

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

In The News: – 02-07-2014 Get your Facebook timeline as a bound book, Nintendo bosses take a pay cut and texting can ruin your posture. Continue reading

In The News: 01-31-2014

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

In The News 01-31-2014 – The majority of ATMs are still running XP, Verizon cuts data plan prices and good news for fans of the Windows 8 desktop mode. Continue reading

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