Archives: September 2013

DuckDuckGo going straight up

September 13, 2013
Search engine aggregator-turned-privacy-paragon DuckDuckGo logs meteoric growth in the wake of NSA revelations
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Microsoft and Apple: Dueling disappointments

September 13, 2013
Apple’s new iPhones and Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 operating system vie for top billing this week -- but not in a good way
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Java EE a tough sell for Spring Framework users

September 13, 2013
Pivotal's Java framework remains ahead of Java EE technically, turning off developers from switching despite Oracle's efforts
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C jumps back to top of language popularity index

September 12, 2013
After losing the top spot to Java last month, C has regained the crown, while the refined index also finds gains for Transact-SQL and Cobol
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Microsoft pulls botched KB 2871630, while many Office patch problems remain

September 12, 2013
Pulling the KB 2871630 patch took Microsoft more than 14 hours after the first warnings appeared, and admins are furious. What's Microsoft doing wrong?
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Beyond the iPhone: What pundits don't get about Apple

September 11, 2013
A focus on technology bling and cut-rate products blinds most analysts to where Apple is aiming its future
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Reality for Windows developers: Users want Android, iOS apps

September 11, 2013
Microsoft's own platforms take a backseat when it comes to requests for mobile apps, developers find
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Microsoft botches still more patches in latest Automatic Update

September 11, 2013
It must be Wretched Wednesday -- the day after Black Tuesday. Watch out for automatic patches KB 2817630, KB 2810009, KB 2760411, KB 2760588, and KB 2760583
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Java 8 developer preview ready for testing

September 09, 2013
The upgrade's biggest feature is the addition of multiprocessor accommodations
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The end of Windows as we know it

September 09, 2013
A massive reorganization currently underway in the Windows unit foresees a wholesale change in the venerable OS
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