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Google Pixel 3 release date, specs and price rumours: Software spotted in Android files confirms the handset’s name

We may have been given our first, albeit accidental, glimpse at some of the features coming to the Google Pixel 3, and Android P, after XDA-Developers spotted clues in the pages of the Android Open Source Project. XDA-Developers spotted a piece of software, known as HAL, that connects Android to hardware, that will only run on the […]

The UK’s cybersecurity agency issued a new guidance to ministries about using Russian antivirus software

On Friday, the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) issued a new guidance for how the country’s various ministries should closely manage their use of antivirus software supplied by a foreign nation, such as Russia’s Kaspersky Lab. In a letter to to heads of government ministries, NCSC CEO, Ciaran Martin said that organizations “need to […]

Delete or Rename Software Distribution Folder on Windows

style=”display:block” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-6830082075718194″ data-ad-slot=”1132902868″ data-ad-format=”auto”/> When it comes to updates, Windows has folders that are specifically for the storing of such files used to upgrade your PC. The Software Distribution folder is one of these files. It is located in the Windows Directory, where it temporarily stores files used for updating Windows software. This means that […]

Best Buy reportedly pulling Kaspersky software from shelves over concerns of Kremlin ties

Kaspersky antivirus software is reportedly being pulled from Best Buy shelves amid concerns over its ties to the Russian government. Best Buy has reportedly opted to stop selling Kaspersky cybersecurity software in its stores. According to the StarTribune, Best Buy decided to cease sales of Kaspersky products over growing concerns that the company is connected […]

Google promises a software fix for the Pixel 2’s buzzing phone call problem in ‘the coming weeks’

Google’s hardware team can’t catch a break this year. In spite of solid reviews (us included), the company’s new Pixel 2 handsets have been plagued by glitches, including a buzzing sound heard in the ear piece during phone calls. A company rep issued a short response to a lengthy thread about the problem on Google’s Pixel […]

Squire makes software for barbershops

Squire, a company that launched last week at Y Combinator’s Summer ’16 Demo Day, makes software for barbershops. Not salons or beauty parlors or wherever else you get your hair cut… just barbershops. So what makes a barbershop so unique that it warrants its own software platform? A few things. First, most customers book a […]