Архив метки: license

BetterTouchTool is a better way to interact with your MacBook

Автор: | 10.07.2018

I’ll admit, I have a MacBook Pro with a Touch Bar and I actually use the feature. I use it all the time. In fact, I find the interaction with the device much improved because of this. But I’m always looking to further my experience. And so when I set out to discover how to… Читать далее »

How to install and use the new Google One on Android

Автор: | 03.07.2018

Google has unleashed a new tool on the Android landscape. That tool is Google One. Fear not: Google One is not a new take on Google Drive. Instead, Google One is the new home for Google paid storage. Over the next few months, Google will be rolling over all existing storage accounts to Google One,… Читать далее »

APFS for Windows enables cross-platform compatibility

Автор: | 03.07.2018

Many organizations support a variety of devices, running any number of different operating systems as productivity tools for their users. Whether stemming from the company’s own policies or in support of a BYOD initiative, heterogeneous environments call for flexibility and convergence of tools, like software, to provide cross-platform compatibility. This helps minimize any inherent incompatibilities… Читать далее »

Raspberry Pi gets its own app store with latest OS update

Автор: | 02.07.2018

A large factor in the runaway success of the $35 Raspberry Pi is how easy it is to get started with the tiny computer. Compared to other low-cost, single-board computers the machine is simple to start using, thanks to its range of bundled software. That process just got even easier with the latest release of… Читать далее »

How to silently upgrade or install macOS 10.13.4

Автор: | 01.07.2018

Deploying macOS to new Mac computers or upgrading existing ones is a similar process to that found on competing operating systems. The process involves extensive planning and testing to ensure that everything occurs without a hitch and that existing software continues to work with the newer OS. Part of the planning consideration depends on whether… Читать далее »

Apple macOS Mojave: Cheat sheet

Автор: | 21.06.2018

Apple announced macOS Mojave on June 4, 2018 at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). Some of macOS Mojave’s features include Dark Mode, iOS app support, and Group FaceTime. Data security and privacy are also key; end users will have more power over how the new system and the software that runs on it will use… Читать далее »

How to install Windows 10 in a VM on a Linux machine

Автор: | 20.06.2018

For Linux users, making a clean break from the Microsoft ecosystem is often a rather challenging task. Even now, the possibility of needing Windows to perform some task still exists—perhaps as part of an employer requirement, a dependency on legacy technology, or to interact with legacy or specialty hardware which has no Linux driver. The… Читать далее »

A good software license policy is the best defense against the threat of audits

Автор: | 19.06.2018

Staying in compliance with software licenses can be quite difficult. Given the type of instant gratification that various popular file-sharing services have given users over the history of the Web, end users have developed a reputation for being cavalier with copying software, as it is staggeringly easy and convenient to do so. Naturally, the software… Читать далее »

Linux Foundation: Microsoft buying GitHub is ‘good news’ for open source, here’s why

Автор: | 12.06.2018

When Microsoft announced that it was purchasing GitHub for $7.5 billion in stock, many developers in the open source community weren’t happy. But, Linux Foundation executive director, Jim Zemlin, said that the acquisition is actually «good news» for the open source community. This purchase has generated a lot of concern in the open source community,… Читать далее »

EU copyright reform proposal: 3 things businesses need to know

Автор: | 09.06.2018

Members of the European Parliament are trading barbs over a proposed measure that could have drastic effects on the internet in Europe. The update to the EU Copyright Directive does a number of things, but the significant changes come to how information is shared and copyright infringement, specifically noted in Article 13 of the proposal.… Читать далее »