Author Archives: Cloud Tech Solution

Recent Windows 11 Insider build looks to thwart Edge browser workarounds

Recent Windows 11 Insider build looks to thwart Edge browser workarounds A recent Windows 11’s Insider Preview build appears to foil workarounds that let users set rival browsers as defaults, forcing them to rely on Microsoft’s Edge to handle web links. Typically, a system uses whatever browser is set as the default in order […]

This Made-for-iPad accessory can transform lives

This Made-for-iPad accessory can transform lives In a boost to accessible technology, people with disabilities such as Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Motor neurone disease (MND), cerebral palsy, or spinal cord injury can now control their iPads using only their eyes and a newly introduced device. TD Pilot brings a voice and control TD Pilot […]

As companies unfurl future-of-work plans, speed bumps remain

As companies unfurl future-of-work plans, speed bumps remain Even as the world continues to grapple with COVID-19 surges and lagging vaccine uptake, most companies remain in the planning stages of office re-openings. Over the 18-plus months of the pandemic, corporate plans to swing wide their office doors have have been repeatedly stymied, with most […]

Updates to Exchange and Microsoft Installer drive Patch Tuesday testing

Updates to Exchange and Microsoft Installer drive Patch Tuesday testing This is a relatively light Patch Tuesday update from Microsoft, though wo significant vulnerabilities in the Windows platform (CVE-2021-38631 and CVE-2021-41371), both relating to Remote Desktop Protocol handling, have been disclosed and are lending some urgency to applying Windows updates. And we have another […]

Jamf CEO welcomes Apple Business Essentials

Jamf CEO welcomes Apple Business Essentials Apple arguably jumped inside the rapidly evolving Apple device management space when it introduced Apple Business Essentials this week. But how do people in the industry feel about the company’s debut? Jamf CEO welcomes the opportunity “When Apple innovates, Jamf celebrates,” Jamf CEO, Dean Hager said, on learning about […]

Nvidia re-envisions the metaverse as a collaboration platform

Nvidia re-envisions the metaverse as a collaboration platform Disclosure:  Nvidia is a client of the author. Nvidia’s GTC conference was once my favorite conference due to its focus on gaming; it has evolved to be my favorite conference for predicting the future. The Nvidia of today is so different from the company I first […]

A handy hack for the Pixel's new shortcut system

A handy hack for the Pixel’s new shortcut system All right, Pixel pals: We’ve talked about plenty of buried treasures you can dig up on your oh-so-Googley phone, thanks mostly to Android 12’s arrival. But there’s one fancy new feature you can make even more useful with a quick bit of crafty customization. I’m […]