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Microsoft's Nadella describes his subscription dreams as company reports revenue growth

Microsoft reports a decline in profits as the industry moves past Windows XP.

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Windows 10 build 10061 hands-on: Exploring the new Technical Preview's fresh apps and features

Microsoft just released Windows 10 build 10061, and it's jam-packed with new features and apps.

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Wi-Fi client vulnerability could expose Android, Linux, BSD, other systems to attacks

A flaw in the widely used wpa_supplicant wireless client can lead remote code execution

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Microsoft releases Windows 10 Technical Preview build 10061 to Fast ring users

The latest build adds improvements to the Start menu, the Taskbar, and the Action Center.

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Poor WordPress documentation trips developers, yields plug-ins with XSS flaw

Website administrators should check if they have any affected plug-ins and update them in order to avoid attacks

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AMD CEO accidentally reveals Windows 10's launch timing

AMD CEO Lisa Su let slip during last week's earnings call that Windows 10 would launch in late July. Was she right? Maybe.

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Keep Windows 10 preview up to date -- or face a dead PC

Testers running Windows 10's preview must keep the OS relatively up to date or face a bricked PC that soon won't boot.

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Google extends Chrome for Windows XP support until the end of 2015

Google isn't giving up on XP yet, but it hopes you will once Windows 10 rolls around.

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Windows 10 finally gets drag-and-drop support for virtual desktops

Microsoft fills in one of the odder holes inside its Windows 10 feature set.

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Internet Bug Bounty plans rewards for new tools to find vulnerabilities

Rewards for bug-hunting security tools could reduce zero-day software flaws

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With latest patches, Oracle signals no more free updates for Java 7

The company released patches from 98 security issues in its products, 14 in Java

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Decades-old Windows vulnerability can still be used to compromise accounts

An old flaw in Windows can still be exploited, according to Cylance.

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Windows 10's Windows Store will be a one-stop shop for apps, games, music, and video

Microsoft is centralizing all its digital content into one store instead of spreading them across various apps, as it does in Windows 8.