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Spotify: Five CNET editors, five thumbs-up

With Spotify now live in the United States, five CNET editors give the music streaming service a whirl. We've got our gripes, but overall, we're fans.

By July 14, 2011


Microsoft prepping 17 patches for 64 holes

Patch Tuesday next week will see fixes for vulnerabilities in Windows, Office, Internet Explorer, Visual Studio, .NET Framework, and GDI+.

By April 7, 2011


Microsoft fixes IE, SMB bugs in big Patch Tuesday

Fixes for IE bug revealed in Pwn2Own contest and holes in Server Message Block software for client and server are among 64 holes addressed in 17 bulletins.

By April 12, 2011


Microsoft warns of 64-bit Windows 7 hole

Windows 7 customers are advised to disable the Windows Aero interface to mitigate against an attack. Some image-viewing applications may be affected, the company says.

By May 19, 2010


Critical Windows 7 holes fixed in record Patch Tuesday

Microsoft stitches up a pair of Windows 7 holes, along with fixing up zero-day flaws in SMB and IIS offerings.

By October 13, 2009


Firefox hopes to one-up IE with fast graphics

Windows 7 features called Direct2D and DirectWrite will speed up Internet Explorer 9 performance. But Firefox hopes it might retool for the same benefit first.

By November 24, 2009


With IE 9, Microsoft fights back in browser wars

By showing its first glimpses of technology in Internet Explorer 9, Microsoft also is showing it's serious about building a competitive browser.

By November 18, 2009


Microsoft fixes 28 flaws; 6 are critical

Redmond issues eight patches that affect Visual Basic 6, Internet Explorer, Word, Excel, Windows Search, SharePoint, and Windows Media Components.

By December 9, 2008


Microsoft fixes eight critical flaws with four patches

Patch Tuesday's security bulletins affect Microsoft Windows GDI+, Windows Media Player, and Office OneNote. Vulnerabilities include an attacker taking complete control of a system.

By September 9, 2008


Symantec warns of attempts to target Windows hole

Security firm says it has seen attempts to exploit vulnerability in Windows that was patched last week and expects other attempts to be successful.

By April 16, 2008