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Microsoft Delays Next Major Windows Release to 2024: Report

Microsoft is delaying its next major Windows release, which it had originally planned for sometime next year, to 2024 — reports Windows Central. More broadly, Microsoft is returning to a more traditional three-year release cycle for major iterations of Windows. The tech giant launched Windows 11 in 2021, so we won't see its successor until...

How to Transfer Data From Windows PC to Mac [VIDEO]

Apple has shared a new tutorial on its Apple Support YouTube channel, explaining how you can transfer your data from a Windows PC to a Mac using Migration Assistant. "Migration Assistant makes a copy of supported content to transfer from your PC to a Mac," explains Apple in the video. If you're making the switch...

Google’s Flutter SDK Adds Support for Windows App Development

Google on Wednesday announced a major update for Flutter — the tech giant's open-source framework for native app development across multiple platforms, that adds support for Windows apps. Flutter was launched in 2018 to make it possible for developers to build natively compiled applications for several platforms at once, all from a single codebase instead...

Apple Adds ProRes, ProRaw Support to iCloud for Windows App

Apple has updated its iCloud for Windows app that adds support for Apple ProRes videos and Apple ProRaw photos. As reported by MacRumors, Apple has released iCloud for Windows 13 with some notable updates. The latest update brings support for ProRes video as well as ProRAW photos. It also now supports strong password generation with the iCloud Passwords...

Apple’s M1 Chip Runs Windows 10 Faster Than a Microsoft Surface

With Windows 10 ARM64 Preview running on an M1 Mac, benchmark scores show Apple's computer crushing Microsoft's Surface Pro X with SQ2 chip. According to a new report from ZDNet, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) virtualization engineer has shown what Windows 10 on Arm could be like if Microsoft licensed its Arm-based OS to the...

Apple ProRes RAW for Windows 1.0 (Beta) Download Now Available

Apple has released ProRes RAW for Windows 1.0 (Beta) for download, which allows the "playback of ProRes RAW and ProRes RAW HQ video files in compatible applications on Windows systems." According to the company, this 1.0 beta of ProRes RAW for Windows works with the following software: Adobe After Effects (Beta Adobe Media Encocder (Beta)...

Microsoft Warns of Critical Windows Zero-Day Flaws in the Adobe Type Manager Library

Attackers are exploiting a Windows flaw that allows malicious code to infiltrate fully updated systems. Microsoft posted the new security advisory today (ADV200006), detailing what it's calling "Type 1 Font Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." They have given the vulnerability a "critical" severity rating, which is the highest severity rating Microsoft gives. According to Microsoft,...

Apple Potentially Working on Successor to iTunes for Windows

Apple has started the search for engineers to create the successor to its all-conquering iTunes software for Windows. A job listing on Linkedin, first spotted by Neowin, says Apple is looking to build media apps for Windows and is actively hiring software engineers with UWP app-building experience for the same. Apple has iTunes and iCloud...

Security Researchers Uncover Flaws Found in 40 Major Windows Kernel Drivers

More than 40 Windows device drivers contain vulnerabilities that could be exploited to perpetrate elevation of privilege attacks on PCs and servers. According to a new report from ZDNet, security researchers from cybersecurity firm Eclypsium claim that the faulty drivers are responsible for powering devices by some of the world's biggest electronics companies and BIOS...

Facebook Messenger for Mac and Windows is Coming and More [u]

Facebook is set to kick off their annual F8 conference, and ahead of the debut, the social network accidentally published (it has since been removed) a blog post revealing Messenger apps are coming for the Mac and Windows and more. With Messenger on the Mac and Windows, users will be able to access their messages,...

Apple’s iTunes Coming to Windows Store by End of 2017

Microsoft has announced at its Build developer conference today iTunes will make its way into the Windows Store, by the end of 2017, reports TechCrunch. The iTunes app for Windows Store will support iPhone, plus offer the same features as the Window app version of iTunes. This is good news because Windows 10 S only...