Microsoft wants changing default apps in Windows to be less of a mess

But it probably won't stop the OS from reminding you that Edge exists. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Ars Technica) One of the enduring legacies of the '90s browser wars has been an outsize attention to how Microsoft h.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2023

Microsoft in damage-control mode, says it will prioritize security over AI

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is now personally responsible for security flaws. Enlarge / Brad Smith, vice chairman and president of Microsoft, is sworn in before testifying about Microsoft's cybersecurity work during a House Commi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Microsoft delays Recall again, won’t debut it with new Copilot+ PCs after all

Recall will go through Windows Insider pipeline like any other Windows feature. Enlarge / Recall is part of Microsoft's Copilot+ PC program. (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft will be delaying its controversial Recall feature.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Developers can now nominate apps and updates for App Store promotions

Apple runs an entire editorial division for the App Store that writes in-depth stories and roundups, and now developers can nominate their apps and updates instead of waiting for seemingly random selection.Featuring Nominations can be submitted in Ap.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News14 hr. 21 min. ago

Scientists unravel drivers of the global zinc cycle in our oceans, with implications for a changing climate

The important role of the Southern Ocean in global biological processes and the carbon cycle has been confirmed anew by a study published in Science that, for the first time based on field evidence, reveals the underappreciated role of inorganic zinc.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News21 hr. 21 min. ago

Apple dancing with Microsoft for most valuable company in the US crown

Apple's AI announcements at WWDC have sent its stock rising and it briefly knocked Microsoft off the top spot on Wednesday.Apple CEO Tim Cook and an aerial view of Apple ParkWhile Nvidia has become a third player in this game, it's been chiefly Micro.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 13th, 2024

Here are the apps Sherlocked by Apple during WWDC 2024

Every WWDC sees a number of apps Sherlocked by Apple – the colloquial term for Apple announcing new built-in features which replicate those previously available in third-party apps. It’s always a tough break for indie developers to see the mar.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 12th, 2024

How to lock apps, hide apps, and find them again in iOS 18

Before you use iOS 18's new ability to lock and hide apps, be sure you know how to find them again when you need them.All iOS 18 users now get a folder called Hidden in their App Library, whether they're hiding anything or notSince your iPhone is alr.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 12th, 2024

Apple"s core Calendar and Reminders apps can finally talk to each other with iOS 18

With Apple's latest operating systems, iOS 18, iPadOS 18, and macOS Sequoia, It's now possible to create and manage Reminders directly from the built-in Calendar app.Calendar and Reminders will be able to share information in IOS 18At the company's a.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 12th, 2024

Microsoft launches cybersecurity program to tackle attacks, protect rural hospitals

Microsoft has unveiled a new cybersecurity program to support hospitals serving more than 60 million people living in rural America. In 2023, the healthcare sector reported more ransomware attacks than any other critical infrastructure sector and att.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJun 12th, 2024

Mongolian grasslands study reveals key drivers of plant community stability in changing climate

An international research team has undertaken a study of plants in the Mongolian grasslands to evaluate the stability of these plant communities over time. They specifically looked at how the dryness of the climate impacted the plant communities and.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 12th, 2024

Download the new iOS 18 and iPadOS 18 wallpapers right here

Following the announcement of iOS 18 and iPadOS 18 at WWDC 2024 on Monday, Apple has released the first beta so that developers can try out the new features and get their apps ready ahead of the official launch this fall. And in addition to new featu.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 12th, 2024

Microsoft fixes RCE vulnerabilities in MSMQ, Outlook (CVE-2024-30080, CVE-2024-30103)

June 2024 Patch Tuesday is here and Microsoft has delivered fixes for a critical MSMQ flaw (CVE-2024-30080) and a RCE vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook (CVE-2024-30103). 49 CVE-numbered vulnerabilities have been fixed in total, none of which have be.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJun 12th, 2024

The internet is a sticky mess, and Apple just gave us an AI mop

Apple knows we're deluged by information coming from every direction. Can AI help filter it for us, even as it contributes to the noise?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024

Reminders in iOS 18 can now live inside the Calendar app, bringing two key productivity tools together

Apple’s Calendar and Reminders apps have long been core pillars of the company’s productivity offerings on the iPhone, Mac, and more. In iOS 18, Apple is supercharging these tools by integrating them—optionally—into one interface. Now, you.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024

What’s new in Apple Notes for iOS 18: collapsible sections, highlights, and more

iOS 18 is a big release for the iPhone, with brand new apps like Passwords and Image Playground, as well as some significant updates to existing apps like Messages, Photos, and Settings. One of my most-used apps, Notes, is also getting a variety o.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024

Sherlocked by Sequoia: What apps Apple may have killed in macOS and iOS 18

Another year, another set of Apple updates — and another set of popular app developers who could lose their livelihoods. Here's what Apple Sherlocked at WWDC 2024.Apple's new Passwords app is just one of many new tools that "Sherlock" existing apps.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024

Apple just Sherlocked another beloved Mac app

Does the new window tiling feature in Apple’s macOS Sequoia pinch features from other apps and threaten their existence? We’ve taken a look at the situation......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024

This free, open-source tool is the only AI app I constantly use

I've tried a long list of AI apps, but there's only one free utility I constantly reach for on my PC......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024

Study highlights changing impact of teen childbirth on women"s education across generations

Different social contexts can transform the meaning and implications of life experiences. For example, a life event like teen childbirth can have vastly different impacts depending on the era and societal norms. In the post-World War II baby boom, te.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024

iOS 18 Photos hands-on: Get ready for major changes to one of your most-used iPhone apps

Years ago, the iPhone was young enough that Apple could make major changes to how iOS works and receive minimal pushback. Today, the iPhone is a mature product with billions of users, so any change in iOS is bound to receive more attention and even c.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 11th, 2024