Even VCs are balking at Silicon Valley's cost of living

Even VCs are balking at Silicon Valley's cost of living

A recent report on the state of venture capitalist confidence shows growing worries about the cost of living in the Bay Area

08/04/15

IBM promotes Spark, Docker, Node, and Go goodies

IBM promotes Spark, Docker, Node, and Go goodies

A spate of projects from IBM's DeveloperWorks Open portal covers everything from improving Spark performance to Docker network management

08/04/15

Windows 10 upgrade scams are only warming up

Windows 10 upgrade scams are only warming up

Ransomware and phishing scams tied to current events have been staples of criminal hackers for years, and the Windows 10 upgrade scam is the latest version

08/03/15

Windows 10 ignites new browser war with Mozilla

Windows 10 ignites new browser war with Mozilla

Microsoft’s new OS constricts browser choice, Mozilla CEO argues, as Firefox market share keeps dropping

08/03/15

Doubts cloud Microsoft's universal Windows apps plan

Doubts cloud Microsoft's universal Windows apps plan

Analyst doubts viability of the plan unless Microsoft makes a big push on Windows phones

08/03/15

Free edition of Visual Studio: Cool enough for non-Microsoft devs

Free edition of Visual Studio: Cool enough for non-Microsoft devs

With licensing restrictions that favor individual users and open source developers, the free-to-use edition of Visual Studio

08/03/15

Windows 10 upgrades roll out -- here's how to get yours

Windows 10 upgrades roll out -- here's how to get yours

14 million devices have already made the leap, but there are some school-of-hard-knocks tricks to upgrading safely

07/31/15

The Internet of things is not paying the rent

The Internet of things is not paying the rent

Purportedly, the market opportunity for the Internet of things is gargantuan -- but development in the space clearly isn't paying off yet

07/31/15

Office Mobile won't work on your tablet PC without this trick

Office Mobile won't work on your tablet PC without this trick

If you try to use a corporate or education Office 365 subscription on a personal tablet, Microsoft will lead you astray

07/30/15

You don't need the Windows 10 free copy icon anymore

You don't need the Windows 10 free copy icon anymore

Looking for the missing free copy icon? It's been replaced. There's a new direct link that works like a champ

07/29/15

High-resolution displays reveal Windows 10 blind spot

High-resolution displays reveal Windows 10 blind spot

With high-DPI displays on the rise, apps for Windows 10 must scale well on those displays -- but many don't

07/29/15

Google Compute Engine now supports bring-your-own-key encryption

Google Compute Engine now supports bring-your-own-key encryption

Other big cloud providers already offer BYOK, but Google claims its option, available at no additional cost,is more comprehensive

07/28/15

Windows 10 patch KB 3074683 fixes Explorer crash caused by KB 3074681

Windows 10 patch KB 3074683 fixes Explorer crash caused by KB 3074681

Microsoft actually provides documentation on the new patch, but it's befuddling for several reasons

07/28/15

CoreOS CEO: Security is fundamental

CoreOS CEO: Security is fundamental

In an interview, CEO Alex Polvi claims his company invented the cloud-native OS category and discusses how CoreOS's update strategy differs from the likes of Red Hat

07/28/15

On the road to Windows 10: Nvidia driver tests KB 3073930 patch blocker

On the road to Windows 10: Nvidia driver tests KB 3073930 patch blocker

Some are pushing a handy troubleshooter to block the forced Win10 update with Nvidia 353.54 driver -- but it doesn’t work the way you think

07/27/15

Windows 10 patch KB 3074681 crashes Explorer

Windows 10 patch KB 3074681 crashes Explorer

On Saturday Microsoft released yet another undocumented patch that's causing problems on some PCs, but a fix is said to be on the way

07/27/15

On the road to Windows 10: Rollout plans and rumors

On the road to Windows 10: Rollout plans and rumors

Windows 10 will roll out in three distinct phases, but there are still many unanswered questions about timing. Here’s what to watch for as July 29 draws near

07/27/15

Cloud Foundry Foundation CEO: We’re growing strong

Cloud Foundry Foundation CEO: We’re growing strong

CEO Sam Ramji says Pivotal will turn over the trademark soon

07/27/15

Firmware update for Surface 3, Surface Pro 3 triggers error 0x80246013

Firmware update for Surface 3, Surface Pro 3 triggers error 0x80246013

There are also reports that the undocumented update to Windows 10 build 10240 causes an error with the Surface Pro 2

07/24/15

Windows 10 gets two more patches overnight: KB 3074679 and KB 3074686

Windows 10 gets two more patches overnight: KB 3074679 and KB 3074686

Windows 10 testers receive two more patches, one of which plugs the security holes in MS15-078 and SA 2755801

07/24/15

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