In order to address the notion that Apple slows down older models of the iPhone in order to tempt users to upgrade to the latest one, Futuremark performed an 18-month long study on iPhone performance.
Mozilla has just announced that it will officially end support for its Firefox browser on both Windows XP and Vista, joining the likes of Google and Microsoft which should prompt you to upgrade soon.
Apple will release iOS 11, tvOS 11, and watchOS 4 later today for all of its supported devices. If you're new to iOS, read on to find out how you can upgrade your device when the update is ready.
Subscribers to Apple's iPhone Upgrade Programme in the US will now be able to mail in their old iPhones in good condition. Mail trade-ins may also help stop Apple Stores running out of stock.
In an announcement about new variants of the Surface Laptop today, Microsoft revealed that it will be extending the free upgrade offer from Windows 10 S to Pro, until March 31, 2018.
Debian 9 and Debian 8 have received updates to version 9.1 and 8.9 respectively. The main focus of these releases concerns security updates and new ISOs are also available for download.
Fedora 26 has been released and brings new versions of software crucial to software development. Additionally, the Anaconda installer has a new system partitioner giving users more fine grain control.
Twitter has taken another step in fighting cyberbullying by giving users better control over its notification settings. Folks can now mute trolls from various accounts based on their settings.
Mainstream support for Windows Phone 8.1 is wrapping up tomorrow. If the lifecycle support date isn't extended, three out of every four Windows phone users will be using an unsupported handset.
Systems running Linux Mint 18 or Linux Mint 18.1 can now be upgraded to Linux Mint 18.2. Systems running one of the older releases in this series can still get security updates until 2021.
Microsoft will now be regularly reminding users not running the Windows 10 Creators Update to review their privacy settings and upgrade to the latest feature update - if they're running version 1507.
Citing security concerns, Microsoft previously announced that upgrading to Windows 10 Pro would be a one-way switch. But it now appears that the company is allowing users to revert to Windows 10 S.
The Debian Project has announced the release of Debian 9. The release sees the inclusion of updated packages including the for the kernel which is on version 4.9. It's supported for five years.
The Linux Mint team has released two new beta ISOs for the KDE and Xfce editions. The releases join the Cinnamon and MATE editions which entered public beta testing under two weeks ago.
Samsung has pushed out a large update to owners of the Gear S3 smartwatch. The upgrade puts the devices on feature parity with UK and German devices after an update they received in March.
In the six weeks since the Creators Update's launch, it is now on almost 20% of Windows 10 PCs, a rate of upgrade that Microsoft believes is 'on track' and good sign of things to come.
The chief information officer at the US Department of Defense has stated that one of the DoD's top priorities this year will be completing the migration of almost all of its systems to Windows 10.
Three people have sued Microsoft over claims that Windows 10 destroyed their data and damaged their PC's hardware as well. The company has dismissed the case as being "without merit".
Intel is announcing a new computing platform designed to make Internet of Things devices easily upgradeable. Dubbed Compute Card, it's essentially a PC on card that you connect to your devices.
OnePlus is rumored to be getting ready to unveil a new device, an upgraded version of the OnePlus 3, called 3T, that will come with the newer, faster Snapdragon 821 processor.
Samsung is rolling out an upgrade program where Note7 users in South Korea will be able to upgrade their devices to a Galaxy S8 or Note8 for half the price of the existing Galaxy S7.
This November will see big OEMs stop releasing new PCs with Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 pre-installed. There are a few ways to get machines with old versions of Windows though, here's a few.
Google is expected to launch new Nexus smartphones this fall, albeit under the Pixel brand. While many of their specs are already known, the OS they'll be running is rumored to be Android 7.1 Nougat.
After disclosing statistics about Windows 10 usage yesterday, Microsoft has revealed some figures about its Insider Program as well, including a few nifty rewards for those enrolled.
Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf, launched in October, has today reached end-of-life. Users should upgrade to the Ubuntu 16.04.1 to continue to receive security updates through the update manager.
Microsoft has now prepared a full screen notification to persuade Windows 7 and 8.1 users to upgrade to the latest version of its OS. However, it will only be displayed to a subset of users.
Check your calendars folks because as of today you only have one month left to take advantage of Microsoft's offer and upgrade your devices to Windows 10. After that, a license will cost $119.
OnePlus is going to put out an over-the-air update that addresses some of the issues that have cropped up since it launched the OnePlus 3. Unfortunately, reviewers will be getting the update first.
Microsoft released new firmware and drivers for its Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book devices. The new versions improve battery life, do away with Sleep issues and bring greater system stability.
With Windows 10 installed on over 300 million devices and seeing rapid adoption rate from businesses too, Microsoft is making it easier for organizations to decide if they want to upgrade to the OS.
Clem Lefebvre, head of the Linux Mint distro, has announced that beta ISOs are just around the corner and is seeking testers to seek out and report bugs that the Mint devs have missed.
Google is once again trying to put pressure on OEMs and carriers to make sure users get the latest Android updates. But its efforts may be in vain thanks to fundamentally opposite business models.
The Windows 10 upgrade notification has long been the irritation of many users, with the GWX app nagging them to upgrade. A manga artist has visualized this frustration, in the form of Japanese manga.
Enterprises who use Microsoft Azure for their cloud computing will soon be able to access a higher level of support. The roll-out will begin on May 1 and will be completed before September.
On April 21 Canonical is due to release its next Ubuntu Long Term Support release, version 16.04 codenamed Xenial Xerus. The major highlight of the release is the introduction of Snaps.
Windows Vista will stop receiving extended support in exactly a year. Microsoft shouldn't have issues getting people to move to a new version of Windows, like it has with Windows XP hangers on.
It's been a pretty crazy and exciting week in the world of tech as Microsoft held its biggest developer conference of the year. We saw holograms, talked to bots, and caught up with technology.
Following growing rumors of a possible 'PS 4.5' Xbox head Phil Spencer has dismissed the idea of an 'Xbox 1.5' stating that if "we're going to move forward, I want to move forward in big numbers."
After receiving negative feedback from big customers who are not ready to make the jump to Windows 10, the Redmond giant has chosen to revise its hardware support policy.
Microsoft has reportedly confirmed to its partners that it is finally planning to start rolling out its much-delayed Windows 10 Mobile upgrade for Windows Phone 8.1 handsets later this month.