Tag Archives: System

Every business must be a computer system innovator

There used to be a differentiation between “high technology” product companies that relied on proprietary innovative computer technology for their business success and “non-tech” businesses that viewed computer systems as the engines enabling good accounting systems. This has dramatically changed because of major advances in computer systems and software technology. Of course, we have computer technology companies selling… Read More »

Newfane schools’ computer system restored

NEWFANE — Newfane Central School District’s computer servers are up and running again after a recent forced shutdown to prevent the spread of a virus found on an elementary school computer. According to district Superintendent Michael Baumann, an anomaly was detected on a single computer Dec. 5 as security software scanned the system. The anomaly was identified as… Read More »

Apple Files Patent for Wireless Charging System With Unique Power Scheduling

Apple has filed a patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office that will reportedly let the user set up wireless charging transfers in a particular order so that their iPhone gets power first, followed by Apple Watch and then the iPad. The Radio Frequency (RF) based long-range wireless charging is on the lines of wireless power developer Energous that has been recently granted consumer safety certification… Read More »

Android 8.0 Oreo System Images Released, OTA Update Rollout Starts for Beta Program Users

Android Oreo system images have been released by Google soon after the company announced the official name of the eight major build of its mobile operating system. The Android 8.0 Oreo OTA update has started to roll out, but will likely hit devices in phased manner, and will first arrive for Android beta program users. Also, as is the case with initial rollouts, things… Read More »

VW recalls 385,000 cars in Germany for brake system update

Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) is recalling 385,000 cars in Germany for a software update to their anti-lock brake systems, news agency DPA reported, citing a spokesman for the automaker. Volkswagen’s VW, Audi and Skoda brands were affected, it said. According to DPA, the braking control system may not function properly in certain driving conditions, such as when the driver over-steers,… Read More »

How To Do A System Restore In Windows

A Windows utility, System Restore, allows you to restore your Operating System to an earlier working state, in case you encounter some issues (corruption, faulty driver…) with the current state of your PC. It’s very simple and easy to use. You can revert to the previous system state with ease if you are not satisfied with some major… Read More »

OnePlus 3, 3T Now Receiving OxygenOS 4.1.5 Update With System Push Notifications and More

OnePlus has now started rolling out the Android 7.1.1 Nougat-based OxygenOS 4.1.5 update to its OnePlus 3 and 3T smartphones. With this update, the company has added system push notifications that would allow users to receive information from the company itself and fixed several bugs associated with the operating system including a VoLTE issue on certain Reliance Jio… Read More »

Windows 8.1 and Earlier Versions Crash With New File System Bug; Microsoft Working on Fix

HIGHLIGHTS Security researchers discover new “$mft” system bug The bug can hang older Windows versions It however doesn’t affect Windows 10 users It seems there’s no end to issues related to older Windows versions as a new file system bug has been discovered that can crash PCs. The new file system bug unlike WannaCry ransomware at least won’t… Read More »

Android O Users Will Be Able Pause and Resume System Updates

It seems like folks at Google have finally provided a solution for a long-standing issue with the platform as the search giant has now added the option to pause system updates with Android O’s second developer preview. This means that if you have to download an extremely large update and head out of your home, meaning away from… Read More »