Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Updates News

Project Treble will try to fix Android's broken update model

Google has announced a new initiative that could go a long way to resolving Android's longstanding update issues. The fragmented nature of the ecosystem leaves it up to individual manufacturers to release updates, meaning many phones never receive them.

Samsung smartphones to come with monthly security updates

Samsung is preparing to start issuing monthly security updates for its unlocked Android smartphones in the U.S. The company has previously been widely criticised for its apparent lack of support for unlocked handsets, leaving users waiting for patches.

Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs will soon get updates like Windows 10

Microsoft has announced it is changing the way it releases updates for Windows 7 and 8.1 computers. Going forward, it will use the same approach as it does for Windows 10, wrapping all security and reliability updates up into a single monthly release.

Microsoft says Windows 10's next big update won't be until spring

After launching the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Microsoft has announced there will be no further feature updates for the operating system this year. Instead, it's planning two major releases for 2017 that will add new capabilities to the OS.

Microsoft Word to become your writing assistant with new update

Microsoft has announced two major new features coming to Word in an upcoming update. Researcher enables you to research information with automatic citation from within Word. Editor is a personal "writing assistant" to improve your writing style.

Microsoft promises to start detailing Windows 10 updates

Since the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft has been releasing regular cumulative updates for the operating system without supplying any changelogs. After hearing much negative feedback, the company has committed to revealing what updates do.

Apple abandons Snow Leopard, leaves 1 in 5 Macs vulnerable

Apple has left Snow Leopard in the dust, announcing that it will no longer offer security updates for the four-and-a-half-year-old operating system.

Autopsy reveals more questions than answers in Hoffman case

After the body of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found in his Manhattan apartment Sunday, officials said an autopsy was performed Monday.

Twitter warns users about character reduction on link tweets

San Francisco - Twitter developers announced Friday that users will have two months to prepare for an upcoming change that will increase the character length of a link code, while also decreasing the characters in a message.

This week in Tech on Digital Journal

This week has very busy for the tech industry, with some big product announcements from companies such as Microsoft and Google from two different conferences.

This week in Tech on Digital Journal

Take a look back at the past week and re-cap what made news across the technological world. From Apple's supposedly upcoming iPhone announcement rumour to Microsoft's supposedly upcoming Kumo release we've heard it all.

Browser wars heat up as Google releases Chrome update

Google has overnight released an upgrade to its Chrome web browser, bringing speed and a few new features to the table in the fight against competitors such as Mozilla's Firefox and Microsoft's Internet Explorer.

Apple Updates Mac OS X and iPhoto

Mac OS X 10.4.9 is out and so is an update for iPhoto...

iTunes and QuickTime Updated

Apple released an update for iTunes and QuickTime....

Google Groups out of beta, updates interface

Fresh out of the warm womb of beta, Google Groups has joined the elite ranks of post-beta Google apps.

Search Digital Journal Archives

Set up a news alert for


Updates Image


Latest News
Top News