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How to Configure Automatic Scans with Windows Defender on Windows 10

How to Configure Automatic Scans with Windows Defender on Windows 10

GPE comes with several policies in this regard

Google Broke Down Microsoft Edge Browser, Says Former Microsoft Intern

Google Broke Down Microsoft Edge Browser, Says Former Microsoft Intern

Changes made by Google impacted Edge performance, he says

Manually Checking for Updates Will Now Download Windows 10 Version 1809

Manually Checking for Updates Will Now Download Windows 10 Version 1809

October update now fully available for all users

Microsoft Still Can’t Fix Broken Surface Update, More Units Being Replaced

Microsoft Still Can’t Fix Broken Surface Update, More Units Being Replaced

Redmond replacing Surface Pro 4 with broken touchscreen

Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden Review (PC)

Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden Review (PC)

A boar, a duck and a fox walk into a post-apocalyptic world

Sunless Sea: Zubmariner Edition Review (PS4)

Sunless Sea: Zubmariner Edition Review (PS4)

Embark on an eerie voyage that will test the limits of your sanity with this adventure and exploration game

How to Troubleshoot Sound Issues in Windows 10 Version 1809

How to Troubleshoot Sound Issues in Windows 10 Version 1809

Because as it turns out, this is quite a thing these days

Apple Announces iOS Update to Escape iPhone Ban

Apple Announces iOS Update to Escape iPhone Ban

The update will be shipped to iPhones sold in China

Windows Longhorn Prototype Demoes Live Desktop Tiles, Mobile Version

Windows Longhorn Prototype Demoes Live Desktop Tiles, Mobile Version

Closer look at what Longhorn could have been

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Bladed Fury Review (PC)

Bladed Fury Review (PC)

Step into the shoes of an ancient Chinese princess on a quest to redeem her father's soul and save her kingdom

This Is What the Windows 10 Volume Flyout Should Look Like

This Is What the Windows 10 Volume Flyout Should Look Like

Concept imagines a major overhaul of the volume flyout

New Intel PROSet/Wireless Drivers Are Up for Grabs – Download Version 20.100.0

New Intel PROSet/Wireless Drivers Are Up for Grabs – Download Version 20.100.0

All users are targeted, including IT Administrators

Microsoft Goes Christmas Caroling with Latest OneDrive Update for iPhone

Microsoft Goes Christmas Caroling with Latest OneDrive Update for iPhone

New version of the application available on iOS

Microsoft Working on New Windows 10 Versions

Microsoft Working on New Windows 10 Versions

New SKUs spotted in the latest Windows 10 SDK

Huawei Ready to Spend Billions to Prove It’s Not China’s Spying Trojan Horse

Huawei Ready to Spend Billions to Prove It’s Not China’s Spying Trojan Horse

Company investing $2 billion in cybersecurity

Samsung Planning Galaxy Phone with 5,000 mAh Battery

Samsung Planning Galaxy Phone with 5,000 mAh Battery

Galaxy M20 could feature a massive battery

Windows Server Build 18298 Now Available for Download

Windows Server Build 18298 Now Available for Download

New 19H1 build of Windows Server up for grabs

Qualcomm Seeking a Ban Against iPhone XS, iPhone XR

Qualcomm Seeking a Ban Against iPhone XS, iPhone XR

Apple needs to take the court order seriously, it says

Microsoft Officially Launches Windows Sandbox

Microsoft Officially Launches Windows Sandbox

New feature to run applications in isolations on the desktop

  • Linux
  • By Marius Nestor
  • December 18th, 2018
Purism Ships Librem 5 Dev Kits as the Linux Phones Will Arrive in April 2019

Purism Ships Librem 5 Dev Kits as the Linux Phones Will Arrive in April 2019

The dev kits are based on the i.MX 8M ARM boards

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Is Now Available on the Dell Precision 5530 and 3530 Laptops

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Is Now Available on the Dell Precision 5530 and 3530 Laptops

Users can now update their devices to the latest LTS release

Chrome OS 71 Adds Fingerprint Authentication, Android P Support to Pixel Slate

Chrome OS 71 Adds Fingerprint Authentication, Android P Support to Pixel Slate

Several other improvements are included in this release

LibreOffice 6.1.4 Office Suite Released with More Than 125 Bug Fixes, Update Now

LibreOffice 6.1.4 Office Suite Released with More Than 125 Bug Fixes, Update Now

Now available for Linux, Mac, and Windows systems

Jagged Alliance: Rage! Review (PC)

Jagged Alliance: Rage! Review (PC)

This entry in the Jagged Alliance franchise comes with 2018 graphics, but with the same gameplay we've loved since 1995

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 18th, 2018
How to Configure Automatic Scans with Windows Defender on Windows 10

How to Configure Automatic Scans with Windows Defender on Windows 10

GPE comes with several policies in this regard

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 18th, 2018
How to Clear the Clipboard in Windows 10 19H1

How to Clear the Clipboard in Windows 10 19H1

Easy options to remove sensitive data from the clipboard

Get Google Camera Port with Night Sight for Honor Play, Huawei Mate 10 / 10 Pro

Get Google Camera Port with Night Sight for Honor Play, Huawei Mate 10 / 10 Pro

The port is somewhat stable, but don't expect miracles

New Firmware Available for Several Olympus Digital Cameras - Update Now

New Firmware Available for Several Olympus Digital Cameras - Update Now

The release fixes issues with H-ES200 and H-ES50200 lenses

Best Security Apps for Android (November 2018)

Best Security Apps for Android (November 2018)

Research puts Android antivirus apps to test

Download Firmware 1.0.2.6 for NETGEAR’s R6900 Nighthawk AC1900 Router

Download Firmware 1.0.2.6 for NETGEAR’s R6900 Nighthawk AC1900 Router

The new firmware updates iQoS database to version 1.238

Fujifilm X-T3 and X-H1 Cameras Get New Firmware - Get Version 2.00

Fujifilm X-T3 and X-H1 Cameras Get New Firmware - Get Version 2.00

The updates now display the color temperature on EVF/LCD

Microsoft’s Emails Come with Gift Cards Hiding Behind the Christmas Trees

Microsoft’s Emails Come with Gift Cards Hiding Behind the Christmas Trees

Literally, there’s a little gift behind the trees

Now a Leak Claims There Won’t Be Any Holes in the Samsung Galaxy S10 Display

Now a Leak Claims There Won’t Be Any Holes in the Samsung Galaxy S10 Display

Alleged S10 protective film leaks to the web

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 18th, 2018
Apple Still Exploring an iPhone with Face ID and Touch ID

Apple Still Exploring an iPhone with Face ID and Touch ID

Patent reveals tech that would combine both features

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 18th, 2018
Windows 10 19H1 Will Let Users Change File Explorer Theme Independently

Windows 10 19H1 Will Let Users Change File Explorer Theme Independently

Dark mode now available for the file manager too

Czech Republic Says Huawei Products Are a National Security Threat

Czech Republic Says Huawei Products Are a National Security Threat

Agency warns against the use of Huawei and ZTE solutions

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 18th, 2018
iPhones Must Remain Banned Despite iOS 12.1.2 Update, Qualcomm Says

iPhones Must Remain Banned Despite iOS 12.1.2 Update, Qualcomm Says

Apple released iOS update to address patent violation

Google Broke Down Microsoft Edge Browser, Says Former Microsoft Intern

Google Broke Down Microsoft Edge Browser, Says Former Microsoft Intern

Changes made by Google impacted Edge performance, he says

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 18th, 2018
Manually Checking for Updates Will Now Download Windows 10 Version 1809

Manually Checking for Updates Will Now Download Windows 10 Version 1809

October update now fully available for all users

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 18th, 2018
Apple Launches iOS 12.1.2 for iPhones, Fix to Escape Ban Likely Included

Apple Launches iOS 12.1.2 for iPhones, Fix to Escape Ban Likely Included

New update now available for download on iPhone

Fitbit OS 3.0 Is a Huge Update and Brings Much Better Third-Party App Support

Fitbit OS 3.0 Is a Huge Update and Brings Much Better Third-Party App Support

The latest update is rolling out for Versa and Ionic

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 17th, 2018
How to Block Automatic App Updates on Windows 10 19H1

How to Block Automatic App Updates on Windows 10 19H1

Prevent the Microsoft Store from downloading app updates

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 17th, 2018
How to Change the Default Tab in Task Manager in Windows 10 19H1

How to Change the Default Tab in Task Manager in Windows 10 19H1

Windows 10 19H1 comes with new Task Manager feature

Leak Claims the Samsung Galaxy S10 Display Hole Could Be Tiny

Leak Claims the Samsung Galaxy S10 Display Hole Could Be Tiny

The S10 could be easy to use with one hand

This Could Be the First Live Photo of the Samsung Galaxy S10

This Could Be the First Live Photo of the Samsung Galaxy S10

Hole in the display spotted in the top right corner

The Worst Password in 2018 Is Still “123456”

The Worst Password in 2018 Is Still “123456”

Because users are too lazy to think of anything more complex

Samsung Galaxy S10 Will Be Able to Charge Other Phones

Samsung Galaxy S10 Will Be Able to Charge Other Phones

Powershare likely to be a key feature of the S10

Germany Says There’s No Evidence Huawei Is Spying for Beijing

Germany Says There’s No Evidence Huawei Is Spying for Beijing

Huawei under fire over alleged spying activities

Microsoft Wants Malware to Be Blocked Before It Does Any Damage

Microsoft Wants Malware to Be Blocked Before It Does Any Damage

Competition launched to test AI implementations

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 17th, 2018
Cydia Store Shuts Down as the Days of iPhone Jailbreaks Are Numbered

Cydia Store Shuts Down as the Days of iPhone Jailbreaks Are Numbered

Largest app store for jailbreakers goes dark officially

Cheapest Samsung Galaxy S10 to Launch with Exclusive Yellow Option

Cheapest Samsung Galaxy S10 to Launch with Exclusive Yellow Option

More expensive models to lack yellow version

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 17th, 2018
Apple in Trouble for Playing It Dirty Over the iPhone XS Notch

Apple in Trouble for Playing It Dirty Over the iPhone XS Notch

Customers claim Apple is trying to hide the notch

Microsoft Still Can’t Fix Broken Surface Update, More Units Being Replaced

Microsoft Still Can’t Fix Broken Surface Update, More Units Being Replaced

Redmond replacing Surface Pro 4 with broken touchscreen

Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden Review (PC)

Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden Review (PC)

A boar, a duck and a fox walk into a post-apocalyptic world

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 16th, 2018
The Google Pixel 3 Experiment: Two Weeks Without My iPhone

The Google Pixel 3 Experiment: Two Weeks Without My iPhone

Here I am in the second week with Google’s flagship

Microsoft Can Actually Teach You How to Crack Office 2019

Microsoft Can Actually Teach You How to Crack Office 2019

And it’s all possible thanks to a Bing search result

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 15th, 2018
Microsoft Planning to Abandon Another Windows 10 Feature

Microsoft Planning to Abandon Another Windows 10 Feature

Because, you know, nobody is actually using it

Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 18.12.2 Is Up for Grabs - Get It Now

Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 18.12.2 Is Up for Grabs - Get It Now

The new update improves performance for several titles

 

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