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Windows XP Security Issues: Fact Vs. Fiction

I’m kinda tired of talking about this, but.. the clock is ticking. Should you care?

Windows XP Security Issues: Fact Vs. Fiction
Are you prepared for the end of Microsoft support for Windows XP next month?

In less than a month, Microsoft will stop supporting Windows XP, still the second most widely used PC operating system in the world. The company announced the OS’s April 8 termination date years ago, but with as many as 500 million XP systems still active last month, not everyone is going to make a move in time.” Read more..

Kinda related: Windows 8.1 Update 1: 10 Key Changes

Windows 8.1 Update 1 makes the Modern UI and Start screen a little friendlier for the mouse-and-keyboard crowd. But it won’t silence critics.” See slideshow.

Today’s quote:If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. … We need not wait to see what others do.” ~ Ghandi

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March 14, 2014 - Posted by | advice, computers, consumer electronics, cyber crime, hackers, Microsoft, News, PC, security, tech, Windows, Windows 8, XP

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