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Microsoft Extends Skylake Support On Windows 7 And Windows 8.1

Back in January, Microsoft made a rather surprising announcement that it was changing the support model for older operating systems running on the latest Skylake hardware. As part of the announcement, going forward, the latest processors and chipsets would only be supported on the current version

How to Secure Your Accounts from Social Engineering Hacks

Many users have become sensitized to the reality of security and computing today. We know the common threats to look out for; Viruses, Worms, and Trojans to name a few. There is another threat that’s often overlooked and difficult to overcome; Social Engineering. Private information such

What’s New in iOS 9.3 and Should You Upgrade?

Unlike previous minor revisions of Apple’s iOS, the iPhone maker has added more features in this latest update. The latest version, 9.3, introduces a wealth of functionality that people would expect in a major version. While the update still focuses on bug fixes and stability, sem…

How To Install a Mumble Server on CentOS 7

How To Install a Mumble Server on CentOS 7 Mumble is a free application primarily intended for use by gamers which allows users to talk to each other while gaming. Mumble uses a client-server architecture which consists of a client program that consumes services provided by

Review Of Manjaro LinuxThis Is Truly Stunning

IntroductionAfter reviewing the Manjaro based Netrunner distribution last week I decided to check out Manjaro again to see how much it has improved and how much value Netrunner added. What I found was truly amazing. I will start off by saying that Manjaro blew all my

Review Of Netrunner 2016.1

IntroductionThere are two versions of Netrunner available, the standard release which is based on Kubuntu which itself is based on Debian and the one which I am reviewing today which is based on Manjaro which in turn is based on Arch. The Netrunner website has an

Review Of the eini 1.1

IntroductionI once reviewed another Linux distribution called SolusOS back in 2013. That distribution was based on Debian and used the GNOME 2 desktop environment. As with many smaller distributions it showed a lot of promise but ultimately disappeared never to be seen again. There is now

Booting GNU/Linux Manually with GRUB Prompt

This is a recovery tutorial about using GRUB prompt to boot an operating system inside a hard disk drive. GRUB prompt is a program appearing at screen with black and white color, while a normal GRUB bootloader failed to be installed. GRUB prompt is similar to

How to Update Your iPhone to iOS 9.3

Let Apple upgrade you. At today’s Apple event, the tech giant unveiled, among other things, a new operating system for the iPhone and iPad. Meet iOS 9.3. It’s not that much different from the previous OS, 9.2.1. But even if you’re sick of your phone prompting you

3 Methods to disable automatic updates in Windows 10

Microsoft has set its newest operating system Windows 10 to automatically receive updates by default. þó, these updates eat a large chunk of data from your limited data plan. Below are three methods that you can follow to disable/turn off automatic updates in Windows 10. Let’s