News by Press Association 26/04/2019, 1:59 pm Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Some Windows 10 users will be forced to double the amount of space on their PC to install future updates, as Microsoft has increased the amount of storage required to install its newest software. Previously, more powerful machines running on 64-bit needed 20GB free on their hard drive, while 32-bit devices needed a minimum of 16GB. However, software notes for the company’s forthcoming Windows update, expected in May, have revealed that all machines will require at least 32GB. This could be problematic for people using the operating system on budget devices with limited storage capacity. Which? computing editor Kate Bevan said that while it may be a pain for people with cheap netbooks, the move by Microsoft is well-intentioned to prevent crashes. “It’s a good response actually because it makes it absolutely clear upfront that it takes a bit more space … [Read more...] about Microsoft increases space needed on PCs to install latest Windows 10 update
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Windows 10 is arguably the most revolutionary version of Microsoft’s operating system ever. The software now boasts more than 39 percent of the marketshare for desktop operating systems, as of December last year. But some security-conscious Windows users remain unsure whether it is worth upgrading from Windows 7. Microsoft claims Windows 10's security features can protect both consumers and businesses from the latest ransomware attacks that struck Windows 7 and earlier versions of Microsoft's operating system. Security vendor Webroot reviewed the quantity of malware infections on Windows 10 and Windows 7 machines running its antivirus last year and found Windows 10 was announced as being ”twice as secure" as Windows 7. Each Windows 10 machine on average had 0.04 malware files present, compared with 0.08 on those using Windows 7. And 15 percent of all files it identified as malware were on Windows 10 machines, while 63 percent of confirmed malware was on Windows 7. The … [Read more...] about Windows 10: Is Windows 10 more secure than Windows 7? Is it worth the upgrade?
Google Chrome is the American tech giant's internet client that is hugely popular. The client is renowned for its extension system that allows users to customise their browsing experience. New extensions are frequently added to the Chrome Web Store and offer a range of features. One of the newest extensions for the software recently released and has been developed by Microsoft. Dubbed "Web Activities", the tool is designed to make syncing Chrome browsing history easier across multiple Windows 10 devices. Windows 10 has a feature called Timeline that was introduced in the operating system's April 2018 Update. Timeline replaced the traditional Task View button on the Microsoft software. Essentially, underneath the Windows 10 window that shows what apps are open, Timeline presents fans with a list of items that have been used in the last 30 days. The feature syncs across Windows 10 devices, meaning a user can start a Word document on one product and finish it on another seamlessly. … [Read more...] about Google Chrome update brings great news for Windows 10 users
Wales 10 February 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-47190225 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel A volunteer who takes blood to hospitals says he was left "choked" when a mystery note was left on his motorbike saying "you have helped … [Read more...] about ‘You helped me’ note left on Blood Bike
0 Have your say Dean Smith's assessment of the Championship title race beforehand confirmed suspicions, despite spending the majority of the season inside the play-off positions, that Sheffield United are still viewed as underdogs to reach the Premier League next term. "They're going to come here hoping to push towards the top two," Aston Villa's manager wrote in his pre-match programme notes, seemingly unaware a win would lift the visitors to the summit of the table. "We know that they've got a considerable attacking threat but we have to remember that so do we." It was not intended as a slight. Indeed, there is a school of thought that Chris Wilder probably prefers his team to go about its work in the shadows rather than the glare of the spotlight.But that will not ease the disappointment of seeing United, three goals to the good following Billy Sharp's hat-trick and seemingly destined to climb above leaders Norwich City, throw away what should … [Read more...] about Aston Villa 3 Sheffield United 3: Blades left stunned as three goals inside the final 10 minutes prevent them from climbing to the top of the Championship