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Steven Johns / Neowin:
Moving the Steam folder on Linux is causing users' entire file systems to be deleted   —  Users of Steam on GNU/Linux are reporting that attempting to move the Steam folder - something that the GNU/Linux Steam installer doesn't allow you to set at the time of installation - is leading to everything being deleted recursively from root.
Jan 15, 2015, 8:40 PMIn context
Andy Weir / Neowin:
KitKat is now on almost 40% of Android devices - but Lollipop is still stuck under 0.1%   —  Google announced Android 5.0 Lollipop back in mid-October - but by early December, almost seven weeks after that announcement, less than 0.1% of Android devices had actually received the update.
Jan 8, 2015, 7:45 PMIn context
Steven Johns / Neowin:
Gogo Inflight Internet is intentionally issuing fake SSL certificates   —  SSL/TLS is a protocol that exists to ensure there exists an avenue for secure communication over the Internet.  Through the use of cryptography and certificate validation, SSL certificates make man-in-the-middle attacks …
Jan 5, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context
Andy Weir / Neowin:
Microsoft's new Nokia phone can go for a month without being recharged, costs just $29   —  A few weeks ago, Microsoft unveiled the first smartphone to be launched under its own brand, the Lumia 535.  The company is phasing out the Nokia brand from its smartphone range, under terms agreed …
Jan 5, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Shreyas Gandhe / Neowin:
Microsoft phasing out original Kinect for Windows in 2015   —  Microsoft will be phasing out the original Kinect for Windows in 2015 to increase the adoption and development of the second-generation sensor.  —  The company has announced that the original Kinect for Windows sensor will not be sold in 2015 …
Dec 31, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Christopher White / Neowin:
Gates talks Apple Pay, Bitcoin, Nadella and how Office needs to be dramatically better   —  There's no denying the fact that Bill Gates is a very smart man, and that he has a passion not only for technology but also for helping the poor through his Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Oct 4, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Andy Weir / Neowin:
Surface Pro 3 cleared for take-off, with FAA/EASA Electronic Flight Bag approval   —  Microsoft's popular and highly-regarded Surface Pro 3 could well be soaring to new heights soon, as the company has announced that the tablet has qualified for authorization to be used as an Electronic Flight Bag …
Sep 26, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Brad Sams / Neowin:
Microsoft is testing playing Xbox games in your browser   —  Mockup of Xbox 360 dashboard in your browser  —  Microsoft is a technology company and when they see a problem that they think they can solve, they put their best and brightest minds to a solution.
Sep 10, 2014, 5:55 PMIn context
Brad Sams / Neowin:
Microsoft updates certification process to avoid misleading apps in Windows store; removes 1.5K apps, offers refunds to anyone who purchased them   —  Microsoft removes 1500 apps from Windows Store, will refund anyone who purchased them  —  During the past couple of weeks …
Aug 27, 2014, 8:40 PMIn context
Brad Sams / Neowin:
Windows 9 preview updates can be installed with one click, no reinstallation required   —  Windows Threshold: Rapid release is getting really interesting  —  Microsoft is working feverishly towards a release of Windows Threshold that is expected to be released late next month.
Aug 24, 2014, 11:15 PMIn context

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