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Microsoft Security Essentials misses 39% of Malware.

Microsoft Security Essentials misses 39% of Malware.

Microsoft Security Essentials which is a free product from Microsoft , now given to every Windows 8 and 8.1 users in name of Windows Defender. Has failed to detect 39% of the Malware in Dennis Test. Norton Internet Security received the strongest protection rating online casinos in DTL”s tests, detecting 99% of malware(result includes false(…)

Microsoft Office 2013 won’t let you transfer license to new computer.

Microsoft Office 2013 won’t let you transfer license to new computer.

If you are using Microsoft Office 2013, think twice before upgrading or changing your computer as the license of Office 2013 is tied to the computer it was installed on. The license can not be transferred to a new computer. However the Office 2013 can be installed on the same computer more than once in case the software crashes.(…)

You can't access Google Maps on Windows Phone.

If you have  Windows Phone 8 then you can not access Google Maps through the Internet Explorer browser. If you try to access the Google Maps page, you will be automatically redirected to Google home page.     We have seen earlier that Google does not play well with Microsoft OS, be it the new(…)

Thief breaks in Microsoft campus in Mountain View, steals only the Apple iPads.

Story behind the missing YouTube app in Windows Phone.

Story behind the missing YouTube app in Windows Phone.

Microsoft has been wanting to put the YouTube app on its Windows Phone for a long time but Google seems to be not at all interested. Earlier we have seen that Google said it won’t be making apps for the Windows 8 desktop OS. It now seems that Google is not intersted in both the(…)

“Win 8 Security System” has nothing to do with Windows8 ,its just a Fake Antivirus , rouge software.

“Win 8 Security System” has nothing to do with Windows8 ,its just a Fake Antivirus , rouge software.

There has been a lot of Fake Antivirus, it has been a trend that , the name of these softwares were always named in such a way that it can be confused with a Windows or Microsoft software. The latest one is “Win 8 Security System” it can be very easily confused with a software(…)

Is Windows 8 Spying On You?

Recently there has been reports that the Microsoft”s Windows 8 is spying via SmartScreen. Analysis by security researcher Nadim Kobeissi have found out that there is potential privacy threat to Windows 8 users due to ScreenSmart system. The ScreenSmart is built to check if the application that the user wants to install contains malicious code. “The big(…)

Generic top-level domains.

Generic top-level domains.

ICANN has started accepting applications for generic top-level domains.Whic means one can have a custom name like ,companyname rather than .com Big companies have started booking and protecting their brand names. Ferrari has booked a .Ferrari too. But a great number of booking has been made for the .app domain. it would be very interesting to(…)

Skype reveals your IP to the hackers.

Skype reveals your IP to the hackers.

A latest security hole in the world’s most popular VOIP software Skype has raised a lot of security issue. Apparently Skype reveals your IP address and as we know that is like an address of your computer on the internet. So hackers can harm you with this information. And the interesting part is that the(…)