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Windows 10 1909: 7 oddities, quirks and inconsistencies

It's a "feature upgrade" without many new features, shares release documentation with its predecessor, and was ready to go a month before its actual release. Yes, Windows 10 1909 is a rare bird indeed.

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The Undead PC: Dell has the best PC sales in their history

It’s time to push back on the idea that the PC market is all but dead. Dell has had solid sales, customers have never been happier and relationships (with one noted exception) between OEMs, Intel and Microsoft are improving. We’ve...

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He’s got his number

It really could have been much worse.

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JNUC 2019: For enterprise pros, it's like the old days of Apple events

Jamf has built a unique event that digs deep into the community it serves and echoes the big shows Apple used to put on.

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Microsoft (finally) delivers service pack-like Windows 10 1909

The latest version of Windows 10 is little more than a rerun of the May version of the operating system, though it does offer a few new features.

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Apple introduces its new 16-in. MacBook Pro

On the same day it unveiled its newest laptop, the company also announced that the new Mac Pro will ship in December.

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IBM: ‘Mac users are happier and more productive’

IBM, which has embraced Apple hardware in a big way, says the employees who use Macs are more likely to stay at the company – and are more productive. The insights came at this weeks Jamf Nation User Conference.

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Time-Machine Tuesday: She’s in the dark most days

Screen blank, nobody home.

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The jig is up

Join the tech workforce for high-voltage adventure!

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Why you should begin using Sign in with Apple

Convenience is great, but why should it cost you your privacy? Apple has an answer.

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Duck Duck Go offers Mac users even more privacy

Duck Duck Go has revamped its Privacy Essentials extension for Safari users on Catalina.

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Apple's ex-wireless lead plots a solid state future for electronics

Apple’s former 5G chief, Ruben Caballero, is working to solve one of the oldest problems in the consumer electronics business.

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Excel-lent!

We’re all adults here, right?

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With a few exceptions, all’s clear to install Microsoft’s October patches

October started in the cellar, with a third-time attempt at patching the CVE-2019-1367 Internet Explorer zero-day that nobody needed, but the situation has gradually improved. Get the October patches installed, but watch out for a...

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The Dell OptiPlex 7070 Ultra vs. NVIDIA Shield TV: The emerging cloud client

This week I make an admittedly odd comparison between a cloud-connected TV settop box and modular design that can be altered rather than replaced when it comes time to pivot to the cloud. The Shield is similar to the...

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Penny wise

Well, it would be nice to have the must-haves.

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How to block the Windows 10 November 2019 Update, version 1909, from installing

True to its trend toward simpler, less in-your-face updates, Windows 10 version 1909 presents a very genteel face — an invitation to install, rather than a “gotcha” grab for your PC. If you want to take control of your computer and...

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Throwback Thursday: Pics, or it didn’t happen

You have to admit the client was paying attention.

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What happens after Windows 7's retirement?

The January end-of-support deadline for Windows 7 is fast approaching. Here's a rundown of some of the issues companies should keep in mind as that date draws near.

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Apple seems to have its eyes on the road (map) for iPhone processors

iPhone contract processor manufacturer TSMC is making a $19B bet on 3nm manufacturing – and that means faster iPhones are on the way.

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