Even without a security suite, Windows 8 is safer than Windows 7. Adding just about any third-party security suite makes it even safer, a new study finds.
One of the top Wall Street analysts following Microsoft notes in a research report that Windows 8 is not catching on with consumers, calling the operating system's attempt to bridge tablet and PC functions "awkward."
IDC says worldwide PC shipments were up 2.6 percent in the second quarter of 2011 after disappointing results in the first quarter.
Microsoft's IE 8 has for the first time surpassed its 2001-era progenitor. Google's Chrome continues to make gains, too.
Given the current economy, EMC had a blow-out third quarter. But other storage vendors won't necessarily see good times ahead unless they position and integrate.
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As the new fall TV season kicks off, TV screens will be more cluttered than ever with on-screen graphics and ads, according to 'The New York Times.'