A significant Linux kernel bug has been patched today by Canonical. Club members running any Ubuntu derived OS (Mint, Elementary, etc.) should manually trigger your OS updater to apply the patch.
If running Android on Tablets/Phones, users may need to check with their OEM as to patch timing. Club members running Chromebooks will receive the updates automatically from Google in the next day or two.
Continue reading “Canonical Patches Ancient “Dirty COW” Kernel Bug in All Supported Ubuntu OSes”
Here’s a story from The New York Times I thought you’d find interesting:
The unprecedented move by the South Korean electronics giant is an embarrassing reversal for a respected global brand.
Continue reading “Why Samsung Abandoned Its Popular Phone, the Galaxy Note 7”
The newest version of LibreOffice has been released. Lots of new features and bug-fixes. LibreOffice runs on all PC platforms.
See here for the official (& safe) downloads page:
Continue reading “LibreOffice 5.2.2 Released . . .”
Only HP verified cartridges will now work after printer updates:
Am liking Epson printers more & more (along with Brother).
PS: HP now owns Samsung Printer & Copier division also . . .
Continue reading “HP adds “DRM” to Print Cartridges”
Informative link here about some cautions to take if trying to remove cortana (as in Registry hacks, etc.) . .
Continue reading “Completely Remove Cortana? Careful . . Don’t Hose Local Search too . .”