That was fast. Roughly 24 hours after news emerged that an unknown number of Lenovo PCs were infected with potentially dangerous software, Microsoft released a tool that automatically removes the offending code. [Updated]
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Verizon and McAfee have extended an agreement to offer customers security software for their PCs, laptops, Macs, and Android smartphones and tablets.
Software vendor still needs to grow its channel capacity to support the delivery of Azure services and push more applications to be certified to run on its cloud platform, says Asia-Pacific exec.
The software giant hopes that the two new modules will boost the data center's software capabilities and computing capacity.
Security researchers have confirmed a vulnerability in now Apple-owned fingerprint software that exposes passwords on Windows PCs.
Yes, it's true that you won't be able to easily install Linux, or any other operating system, on Windows 8 PCs, but there is a way around the problem. Open hardware for open-source software.
Quest Software could give Dell the software boost it needs to diversify away from PCs.
Avira has sent out a defective antivirus update that is causing paid versions of its product to block critical Windows processes and third-party software, effectively rendering millions of PCs unusable.
Microsoft has released a new version of its Security Essentials software for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 PCs.
NComputing M300 combined with NComputing vSpace Server software can support workgroups as large as 45 desktop users on a single virtualized PC. This is a different, far more efficient, take on virtual desktops.
McAfee is looking into a problem with a service in its SaaS Endpoint Protection software that appears to be allowing computers to serve as open proxies for sending spam.
The promised Kinect sensor for PCs and accompanying software will be out as of February 1 in 12 countries, Microsoft announced at CES on January 9.
Mayan calendar bugs notwithstanding, 2012 looks to be another significant year for the tech world – with cloud adoption driving significant changes to everything from line-of-business software to PCs and smartphones. So, from this first week of the New Year, what are we expecting to see over the next twelve months?
Version 2 of Soluto's "anti-frustration" software launches today, offering a free service you can use to help manage and update Windows PCs remotely. It's a clever idea. Want to help me with my review? I've got invitations for early access.
I can already buy music and movies from Apple on my Windows PCs, so why can't I buy software from Apple to run on my Windows systems?
Embarcadero brings self-service app store model to enterprises to target PCs and their universe of software
The so-called app store model, pioneered by Apple, is rapidly gaining admiring adopters thanks to its promise of reducing cost of distribution and of updates -- and also of creating whole new revenue streams and even deeper user relationships.
Microsoft has contributed source code under the GPLv3 to Samba, the file server software that enables Linux servers to share files with Windows PCs. No, I'm not making this up.
PC vendors can't afford to compete with Apple - their margins won't allow it - which means that PCs are always at a quality deficit against Apple. Only one company has the money and the software to fix the problem: Microsoft.
HP has to decide whether its recent issues are about the leadership or its plan to ditch PCs and bolster software and services.
On June 23, a network of web sites that were distributing fake antivirus software for Windows PCs and Macs suddenly went offline. Now we know why. The head of the company that processed payments for the group is behind bars in Russia.
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