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by burger2227
Tue Jun 12, 2018 5:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Every version of Windows hit by 'critical' security vulnerability
Replies: 46
Views: 25205

Re: Every version of Windows hit by 'critical' security vulnerability

Microsoft Answers staff will no longer provide technical support for older Microsoft Products The change will take into effect on July 2018 , and Microsoft Staff will no longer proactively review, monitor, or answer questions for a certain subset of old Microsoft products (seen below). Microsoft St...
by burger2227
Thu Jun 07, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

32 bit laptop is running much better with SSD drive! Not one blank screen... Chrome browser is also running faster without having to close it daily. Hackers can summon Cortana to break into Windows 10 PCs Microsoft has issued a Windows 10 security update to prevent hackers from breaking into PCs us...
by burger2227
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Network54 and QB64 forums.
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: Network54 and QB64 forums.

N54? may be the jerk running it....he won't pay a dime...Pete says they are working on it. Should use old link.

I can't even find ONE FORUM on that site. How does anybody read anything,,,not even a search or forum list...

QB64? Yeah but they use QB64.org too
by burger2227
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

New out of sync 1803 Update: 2018-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1803 for x64-based Systems (KB4100403) 2018-05 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1803 for x86-based Systems (KB4100403) Cloned new 480 GB SSD 2.5" drive for laptop using EaseUS Todo Backup free software and a $6.00...
by burger2227
Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sonic and ultrasonic attacks damage hard drives and crash OSes
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Sonic and ultrasonic attacks damage hard drives and crash OSes

Sonic and ultrasonic attacks damage hard drives and crash OSes Attackers can cause potentially harmful hard drive and operating system crashes by playing sounds over low-cost speakers embedded in computers or sold in stores, a team of researchers demonstrated last week. The attacks use sonic and ul...
by burger2227
Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 Pro is a dead end for the enterprise "[We] predict that Microsoft will continue positioning Windows [10] Pro as a release that is not appropriate for enterprises by reducing ... support and limiting access to enterprise management features, " Stephen Kleynhans, a research vice president ...
by burger2227
Thu May 31, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Pete's QB Site News
Topic: Well, is this the end?
Replies: 5
Views: 992

Re: Well, is this the end?

Speaking of the tutorials and such, we should have a link on the Board to the main site.

Perhaps up in the Pete's site area up top...
by burger2227
Sat May 26, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

Taskbar views of open windows sometimes stay even when mouse has moved away:
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by burger2227
Fri May 25, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some low-cost Android phones shipped with malware built in
Replies: 0
Views: 46

Some low-cost Android phones shipped with malware built in

Some low-cost Android phones shipped with malware built in Avast has found that many low-cost, non-Google-certifed Android phones shipped with a strain of malware built in that could send users to download apps they didn’t intend to access. The malware, called called Cosiloon , overlays advertiseme...
by burger2227
Fri May 25, 2018 5:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft pushing Win10 version 1803 to PCs specifically set to avoid it In Microsoft’s mixed-up world of update terminology (which has changed at least three times in the past year), “ Semi-Annual Channel ” – formerly “ Current Branch for Business ” – is supposed to delay upgrades until Microsoft ...
by burger2227
Thu May 24, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 April 2018 Update problems: Users struggle with mystery 'black screen' Windows 10 users over the past two days have begun reporting serious glitches after updating to the Windows 10 April 2018 Update. As per an account on Reddit, after installing the update the computer appears to boot b...
by burger2227
Mon May 21, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

Weekly reboot of 32 bit laptop took over 5 minutes. New Blue shutdown screen... Enter Outlook account startup password and Desktop displays faster. Windows Defender scan notification found no threats. 2 scans...do not know when. Chrome browser opens and asks to Restore tabs even though that is set ...
by burger2227
Mon May 21, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Every version of Windows hit by 'critical' security vulnerability
Replies: 46
Views: 25205

Re: Every version of Windows hit by 'critical' security vulnerability

Ex-Intel security expert: This new Spectre attack can even reveal firmware secrets "These enhanced Spectre attacks allow an unprivileged attacker to read the contents of memory , including memory that should be protected by the range registers, such as SMM memory," he notes. "This can expose SMM co...
by burger2227
Thu May 17, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HTC officially announces a new blockchain-powered phone
Replies: 1
Views: 278

Re: HTC officially announces a new blockchain-powered phone

Bitcoin estimated to use half a percent of the world's electric energy by end of 2018 Estimates, based in economics, put the minimum current usage of the Bitcoin network at 2.55 gigawatts , which means it uses almost as much electricity as Ireland . A single transaction uses as much electricity as ...
by burger2227
Wed May 16, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HTC officially announces a new blockchain-powered phone
Replies: 1
Views: 278

HTC officially announces a new blockchain-powered phone

HTC officially announces a new blockchain-powered phone To start with, the Exodus phone will have support for bitcoin, ethereum, and other major networks , with more partnerships expected to come later on. HTC envisions a native blockchain network that uses Exodus phones as nodes that support crypt...
by burger2227
Wed May 16, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

What it costs Enterprises to keep up with Windows 10's upgrade tempo In a recent report, Gartner Research put numbers to those costs, and concluded - spoiler alert! - that Microsoft's twice-annual feature updates were a greater burden on enterprises than the once-traditional upgrade-every-six-years...
by burger2227
Sun May 13, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

32 bit Laptop gets 1803 upgrade... https://s6.postimg.cc/9tc0d5lht/screenshot_69.png Both laptop and 64 bit desktop took over 2 hours each to install the upgrade. Update Chrome browser manually using Settings menu Help, About and then Relaunch Laptop blackout this morning without error noise, resum...
by burger2227
Thu May 10, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft's Windows 10 'Redstone 5' Insider build introduces cloud clipboard On May 9, Microsoft rolled out Redstone 5 Build number 17666 to Insider testers in the Fast and Skip Ahead rings. That build includes a number of the Sets windows-management features Microsoft officials discussed at Build ...
by burger2227
Thu May 03, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 57
Views: 9620

Re: Windows 10 news

Google Chrome is freezing intermittently with the Windows 10 April 2018 Update I upgraded to the Windows 10 April 2018 Update yesterday on my Eve V. The process was smooth but a couple of hours after installing the feature update, Google Chrome completely froze on my machine . The laptop wouldn't r...
by burger2227
Wed May 02, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FTC makes it clear 'warranty void if removed' stickers are illegal
Replies: 1
Views: 1390

Re: FTC makes it clear 'warranty void if removed' stickers are illegal

FTC Gives Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo 30 Days to Get Rid of Illegal Warranty-Void-if-Removed Stickers The FTC believes all six companies are violating the 1975 Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act , which states that no manufacturer charging more than $5 for a product may put repair restrictions on a devic...