Windows XP peak invulnerable to fire
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Monday, 30 October 2017 11:13

Windows XP peak invulnerable to fire


It seems that nothing will kill it


One of the iconic images of the operating system which will not die, Windows XP, seems to have survived a raging fire which obliterated the surrounding countryside.

Foxconn employee leaks iPhone’s internals
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Tuesday, 08 August 2017 11:44

Foxconn employee leaks iPhone’s internals


A Ferrari running on a Windows XP machine – it explains so much

A Foxconn employee has snapped new images of the iPhone 8's internals and posted them to the Chinese social networking site Weibo.

New carrier does not “quite” run Windows XP
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It does at the moment, but not for much longer.

The Royal Navy has been a little disappointed that its high-tech aircraft carrier’s launch has been overshadowed by the fact that hacks noticed it was still running Windows XP.

Windows XP was not especially vulnerable to Wannacry
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Windows 7 machines might have been the problem


Windows XP was not as vulnerable to the WannaCry ransomware as many assumed.

WannaCrypt dusts off Linux desktop debate
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Apparently Linux desktop is more secure


In the wake of the WannaCrypt malware disaster there have been moves within the Linux community to try and use it to prove that this is the ideal reason to put Linux on the Desktop.

Windows 10 use continues to grow
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Friday, 24 February 2017 11:50

Windows 10 use continues to grow

But Windows 7 is still king

NetMarketShare’s monthly OS usage figures show that Windows 10 use is growing but it is still a long way behind the aging and insecure Windows 7.

London’s coppers stuck in Windows XP time warp
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27,000 PCs still run the ancient software

More than 27,000 PCs in use by London’s Metropolitan Police are running Windows XP despite an IT modernisation programme and fears that it makes them vulnerable to hackers.

You have to be insane to keep Drupal 6
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Wednesday, 24 February 2016 13:42

You have to be insane to keep Drupal 6


Attacks are coming

Drupal 6 which is still on ten percent of CMS’s is a 0-day waiting to happen.

Windows 10 take-up drops dramatically
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Thursday, 01 October 2015 15:57

Windows 10 take-up drops dramatically


Too good to be true

Latest figures show that Windows 10's meteoric growth has finally been checked, according to NetmarketShare.

PC market waiting for Windows 10
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Monday, 13 July 2015 14:31

PC market waiting for Windows 10


Or Godot

The PC market is holding its breath waiting for the release of Windows 10.