Category Archives: Microsoft

Wunderlist is being shutted down

I remember Wunderlist as my first third-party to-do manager. I’m former blogger writing for one slovak Apple blog and we were using Wunderlist there. Good design and team collaboration where just terrific. When Microsoft announced it has acquired Wunderlist, it was a warning sign. When big company acquires popular service, it usually means that company is working on… Read More »

Use strong passwords, Microsoft warns

Some users can’t learn from their own mistakes. Many users are using weak passwords and passcodes, often using common words or passwords like “12345” or year of birth as 4-numbered passcode on their mobile phone. Microsoft checked more than 3 000 000 000 leached login credentials from various sources, like public leaked databases or databases from criminal acts.… Read More »

Our beloved Notepad pulled from Microsoft Store

As we informed HERE, Microsoft decided to distribute Notepad via Microsoft Store, outside of Windows 10 releases. It made sense, Notepad could be updated outside Windows 10’s release cycles and Microsoft could deal with bugs more swiftly. In August 2019, Microsoft described Notepad as “well-loved text editor in Windows for over 30 years”. But now, company pulled Notepad… Read More »

Ransomware Cyborg is masked as an update, abusing Microsoft’s e-mail

In short, ransomware is a malicious software, which installs itself on victim’s computer and then, or after some time to mask its presence, it begins to encrypt your files. Your files are then encrypted and unusable till you pay ransom to attackers via Bitcoin or other cryptocurrency – and sometimes, attackers won’t send decryption key to unlock your… Read More »

Apple is hiring engineers for next generation of media apps for Windows

Probably the most known Windows software from Apple is iTunes. If you ever owned iPhone, iPad or any iPod and you were Windows user, iTunes software was must-have, because there were no other ways how to sync music (though iOS-based devices could bypass this by 3rd party music players) and to update your devices, when over-the-air updates were… Read More »

All-new To-Do app from Microsoft is here

Just few days after Christian Reber on Twitter said he want to buy Wunderlist back from Microsoft, Microsoft unveiled brand-new To-Do app update. It continues with adding features to get parity with Wunderlist, which Microsoft acquired in 2015. Microsoft said, that its To-Do app got a big major update with new design and deeper integration with other platforms… Read More »