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# windows - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore hit by Windows ransomware attack
# Malware
# Malware

Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore hit by Windows ransomware attack

Nov 15th 2018, 10:30 PM 28,915 Views 20 Comments

The hospital suffered a Windows Ransomware attack on Wednesday.

# windows - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Garda probe after Offaly Church of Ireland parish has over 100 windows smashed

Garda probe after Offaly Church of Ireland parish has over 100 windows smashed

Nov 1st 2018, 6:01 PM 24,461 Views 45 Comments

An investigation has been launched after the damage to St Catherine’s Church.

# windows - Monday 11 December, 2017

Warning issued about window blinds to help prevent tragic accidents
# Safety
# Safety

Warning issued about window blinds to help prevent tragic accidents

Dec 11th 2017, 6:15 AM 13,877 Views 16 Comments

Two children end up in US emergency departments every day due to accidents with window blinds.

# windows - Thursday 13 October, 2016

11 shop window displays that could only happen in Ireland
# Dressy Dress
From The Daily Edge
# Dressy Dress

11 shop window displays that could only happen in Ireland

Oct 13th 2016, 1:09 PM 13,888 Views 8 Comments

Brilliant work.

# windows - Friday 16 September, 2016

Wetherspoon's says it will retain stained-glass window in Camden Street pub and hotel
# Windowspoons
# Windowspoons

Wetherspoon's says it will retain stained-glass window in Camden Street pub and hotel

Sep 16th 2016, 1:28 PM 26,009 Views 27 Comments

A spokesperson for the British chain told TheJournal.ie that the window forms part of the plan for the pub and hotel.

# windows - Monday 4 July, 2016

Don't have Windows 10 yet? You're going to start seeing full-screen reminders now
# Time Is Ticking
# Time Is Ticking

Don't have Windows 10 yet? You're going to start seeing full-screen reminders now

Jul 4th 2016, 4:24 PM 15,818 Views 71 Comments

Microsoft will stop offering its free upgrade for free on 29 July and is going for one last push.

# windows - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Those pushy Windows 10 upgrade alerts are getting a necessary change
# Easy Does It
# Easy Does It

Those pushy Windows 10 upgrade alerts are getting a necessary change

Jun 29th 2016, 2:25 PM 11,918 Views 18 Comments

Meanwhile, more than 350 million devices are running the operating system.

# windows - Friday 26 February, 2016

Microsoft gives up on its ambitious plan to bring Android apps to Windows
# Setback
# Setback

Microsoft gives up on its ambitious plan to bring Android apps to Windows

Feb 26th 2016, 10:19 AM 9,846 Views 11 Comments

Although it hasn’t given up on its plan to bring more apps to Windows 10.

# windows - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

15 things that will always happen on Room To Improve
# So Many Windows
From The Daily Edge
# So Many Windows

15 things that will always happen on Room To Improve

Feb 23rd 2016, 1:29 PM 14,888 Views 10 Comments

Poor Dermot.

# windows - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Microsoft is being very pushy when it comes to updating your PC
# Aggressive
# Aggressive

Microsoft is being very pushy when it comes to updating your PC

Jan 12th 2016, 2:14 PM 18,894 Views 52 Comments

And just to add to it, it’s ending support for Windows 8 too.

# windows - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

The man who wrote Windows Solitaire was an intern who never made royalties from it
# Forgotten Hero
# Forgotten Hero

The man who wrote Windows Solitaire was an intern who never made royalties from it

Jan 5th 2016, 9:57 AM 18,471 Views 10 Comments

Despite it being one of the most popular games on Microsoft’s software.

# windows - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Find keyboard shortcuts a little difficult to do? Turn on Stickykeys
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Find keyboard shortcuts a little difficult to do? Turn on Stickykeys

Dec 2nd 2015, 12:02 PM 11,682 Views 5 Comments

It’s handy if you find or someone else finds it difficult to hit combination keys like Ctrl + Shift + Esc.

# windows - Friday 27 November, 2015

The Surface Pro 4 is the best one yet, but is it a genuine laptop replacement?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

The Surface Pro 4 is the best one yet, but is it a genuine laptop replacement?

Nov 27th 2015, 6:10 AM 14,437 Views 25 Comments

Microsoft edges closer to the ideal hybrid device and it may have cracked it.

# windows - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Here's how you can create your own custom keyboard shortcuts
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Here's how you can create your own custom keyboard shortcuts

Nov 25th 2015, 12:00 PM 8,684 Views 4 Comments

It’s always handy to have more than just Ctrl + Alt + Delete at your disposal.

# windows - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

This is how you can force quit apps on your smartphone, tablet or computer
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

This is how you can force quit apps on your smartphone, tablet or computer

Oct 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 16,963 Views 4 Comments

There will always be at least one app that will act up sooner or later.

# windows - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Here's how to get rid of those annoying startup programs on your PC
# Pc
# Pc

Here's how to get rid of those annoying startup programs on your PC

Sep 26th 2015, 7:00 PM 17,110 Views 28 Comments

Do you really need Skype starting up every time you turn on your computer?

# windows - Monday 17 August, 2015

There's a secret reason why Solitaire was included with Windows 25 years ago
# Learning Is Fun
# Learning Is Fun

There's a secret reason why Solitaire was included with Windows 25 years ago

Aug 17th 2015, 9:38 AM 37,731 Views 22 Comments

And what it taught us are actions we take for granted today.

# windows - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Here's how you can use your smartphone to control your computer remotely
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

Here's how you can use your smartphone to control your computer remotely

Aug 16th 2015, 11:00 AM 19,705 Views 16 Comments

Now you don’t have to get up if you want to watch your favourite movie.

# windows - Friday 14 August, 2015

If Chrome is running slowly, here's how to find the problem causing it
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

If Chrome is running slowly, here's how to find the problem causing it

Aug 14th 2015, 7:30 PM 20,596 Views 19 Comments

Handy if it’s a reoccurring problem.

# windows - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Microsoft released a critical security fix for Windows that you should install
# Quick Fix
# Quick Fix

Microsoft released a critical security fix for Windows that you should install

Jul 21st 2015, 12:39 PM 17,769 Views 15 Comments

The vulnerability could allow someone to take over your computer by getting you to open a document or directing you to a webpage.

# windows - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Here's 11 ways to make your computer run faster
# Pc Gone Mad
# Pc Gone Mad

Here's 11 ways to make your computer run faster

Jun 28th 2015, 5:00 PM 42,223 Views 58 Comments

And all without breaking the bank.

# windows - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack
# Security
# Security

Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack

Jun 24th 2015, 4:28 PM 7,287 Views 24 Comments

A piece of software blocks Windows updates, which regularly include important security updates.

# windows - Monday 1 June, 2015

End of an icon: The 'last ever' Windows has just been given a release date
# Windows 10
# Windows 10

End of an icon: The 'last ever' Windows has just been given a release date

Jun 1st 2015, 1:55 PM 17,078 Views 30 Comments

It’ll still be around, but there won’t be any new product launches.

# windows - Sunday 31 May, 2015

When buying a laptop, what factors should you consider?
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

When buying a laptop, what factors should you consider?

May 31st 2015, 11:00 AM 30,781 Views 65 Comments

It can be confusing at the best of times, but there are a few things worth keeping in mind.

# windows - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Finding it difficult to look at your screen? Why not invert its colours
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Finding it difficult to look at your screen? Why not invert its colours

May 20th 2015, 12:00 PM 10,503 Views 5 Comments

At the very least, it will give your eyes a bit of a rest.

# windows - Saturday 25 April, 2015

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 25th 2015, 11:30 AM 27,709 Views 20 Comments

Get quick fit, learn to DJ, and/or finally get your photos organised.

# windows - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Microsoft is going to give everyone Windows 10 for free, even pirates
# Yo Ho Ho
# Yo Ho Ho

Microsoft is going to give everyone Windows 10 for free, even pirates

Mar 18th 2015, 2:51 PM 17,856 Views 48 Comments

Those who pirated an earlier version of Windows will be allowed to upgrade to Windows 10.

# windows - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Microsoft are set to build a spanking new €134 million campus in Dublin
# Shiny New Windows
# Shiny New Windows

Microsoft are set to build a spanking new €134 million campus in Dublin

Mar 5th 2015, 7:15 PM 34,507 Views 45 Comments

The two-year project should create 150 construction jobs in the capital

# windows - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Here's how to set up strong antivirus protection on your computer
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Here's how to set up strong antivirus protection on your computer

Feb 18th 2015, 3:00 PM 19,373 Views 56 Comments

Because a good choice will go a long way.

# windows - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Here we go again? Microsoft Windows is starting to slide
# Earnings
# Earnings

Here we go again? Microsoft Windows is starting to slide

Jan 27th 2015, 6:49 PM 19,988 Views 22 Comments

For one, its biggest source of revenue will likely take a hit later this year when Windows 10 is released.

# windows - Thursday 11 December, 2014

The first major tech company to accept Bitcoin payments isn't Google or Apple
# Spend Spend Spend
# Spend Spend Spend

The first major tech company to accept Bitcoin payments isn't Google or Apple

Dec 11th 2014, 12:38 PM 6,762 Views 23 Comments

Those in the US can now purchase goods from Microsoft’s Windows and Xbox stores using the cryptocurrency.

# windows - Saturday 15 November, 2014

House prices, Too Many Cooks, and Stephanie Roche: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

House prices, Too Many Cooks, and Stephanie Roche: The week in numbers

Nov 15th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,025 Views 0 Comments

Plus: How many people should have had their fingerprints taken by gardaí over the past two years but didn’t?

# windows - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Windows flaw allowed Russian hackers to spy on NATO
# Spying
# Spying

Windows flaw allowed Russian hackers to spy on NATO

Oct 14th 2014, 4:12 PM 2,868 Views 2 Comments

The flaw, dubbed ‘Sandworm’, allowed spies to gain access to computers using all versions of Windows for PCs and servers during the past five years.

# windows - Monday 4 August, 2014

This is how drastically your Windows computer has changed over the years
# Microsoft
# Microsoft

This is how drastically your Windows computer has changed over the years

Aug 4th 2014, 11:00 AM 23,808 Views 83 Comments

It’s now safe to turn off your computer.

# windows - Sunday 27 July, 2014

How to speed up your computer without spending a cent
# Clean Up
# Clean Up

How to speed up your computer without spending a cent

Jul 27th 2014, 5:00 PM 42,858 Views 53 Comments

Because we can’t all be spending hundreds on new hard drives and laptops.

# windows - Monday 21 April, 2014

When your double-glazed window installer has an off day...
# Window Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Window Fail

When your double-glazed window installer has an off day...

Apr 21st 2014, 9:25 AM 3,464 Views 2 Comments

… this happens.

# windows - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Private supersonic jet replaces windows with live-streaming screens
# High-def
# High-def

Private supersonic jet replaces windows with live-streaming screens

Feb 19th 2014, 12:25 PM 19,071 Views 32 Comments

The screens will give passengers a panoramic view of everything that’s happening outside the jet.

# windows - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Microsoft appoints Nadella as its new CEO
# Appointment
# Appointment

Microsoft appoints Nadella as its new CEO

Feb 4th 2014, 2:56 PM 6,752 Views 13 Comments

Nadella, who has been with Microsoft since 1992 and was executive vice president of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise group, will take up the role with immediate effect.

# windows - Monday 30 December, 2013

Disappointed mugger hands retro flip phone back to victim
# Picky Nicker
From The Daily Edge
# Picky Nicker

Disappointed mugger hands retro flip phone back to victim

Dec 30th 2013, 6:00 PM 42,567 Views 70 Comments

Picky, much?

# windows - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Microsoft Windows was launched 28 years ago today, and here’s how it looked
# Safe To Turn Off
From The Daily Edge
# Safe To Turn Off

Microsoft Windows was launched 28 years ago today, and here’s how it looked

Nov 20th 2013, 8:28 PM 28,428 Views 63 Comments

On this day in 1985, your desktop looked like this.

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