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Microsoft starts rollout of Windows 10 as a 'recommended' update

Microsoft this week started an even more aggressive push for users to upgrade to Windows 10, setting it as a 'recommend' update on Windows Update.

Push notification support comes to Firefox 44

Firefox 44 released with a new push notification feature and the usual security updates.

OpenSSL set to patch 'high-severity' flaw this week

Two versions of the OpenSSL software are scheduled to receive updates to patch a pair of vulnerabilities this week, including one tagged as 'high-severity.'

Windows 8 support runs out tomorrow

A quirk in the support lifecycle of Windows 8 and the subsequent Windows 8.1 service pack means that the support for Windows 8 is far shorter than you may have thought.

Microsoft all set to pull the plug on IE 8, 9 and 10 next Tuesday

Microsoft is set to retire Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 for most versions of the Windows operating system next Tuesday. What this means is that Microsoft will cease security updates for the aged browsers, putting people still using them at significant security risks.

Joomla fixes critical security hole with its latest CMS software update

Joomla has fixed a critical security vulnerability in its content management system software with its latest update.

Microsoft mistakenly disables macros, other customizations with Word 2016 update

Microsoft admitted pushing out an update for Word 2016 that prevents customizations, such as macros, autotext entries, and styles, from loading.

Microsoft delays Windows 10 Mobile update for Windows 8 users until the new year

Microsoft's Windows 10 Mobile update for older generation phones continues to be plagued with issues. The company now is reportedly pushing back its promised December Windows 10 Mobile update for Windows 8 users until the new year.

Apple releases final security updates in 2015 for OS X

Just when you though you could call it a day after installing the dozens of security patches from Microsoft and Adobe, Apple on Wednesday released its own bumper crop of security updates covering dozens of recently discovered security flaws.

Google to retire Chrome on XP, Vista and earlier OS X releases in April 2016

Its official: Google will be phasing out support for its Chrome browser on Windows XP, Windows Vista, OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, OS X 10.7 Lion, and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion in April 2016.