Microsoft Opens Its Store to 64-Bit ARM Apps

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Windows 10 on Arm: You can expect to see better apps soon, says Microsoft

With new Lenovo and Samsung Windows 10 on Arm laptops out, Microsoft has announced it is now accepting apps on the Microsoft Store for those systems. Microsoft has unveiled official support for developer tools to create apps 64-bit Arm (Arm64) architecture apps for its Windows on Arm devices. The Arm64 apps are designed for the Windows 10 on Arm convertibles like the new Lenovo Yoga C630 WOS and Samsung’s Galaxy Book2.

Link: Windows 10 on Arm: You can expect to see better apps soon, says Microsoft
via http://www.zdnet.com

Apple Mac mini 2018 review: the mini gets mighty and pricey

For years, the Mac mini has been the black sheep of Apple’s computer lineup. It’s not the preferred workstation of graphic designers or video editors. That’s the iMac. And it’s never been the versatile product of choice for the coder class, the modern office worker, or the well-off college student.

Link: Apple Mac mini 2018 review: the mini gets mighty and pricey
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Amazon, Microsoft Sound Off on Google’s Decision Not to Compete for Pentagon’s JEDI Cloud Contract

Google’s decision not to bid for the Pentagon’s $10 billion Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud contract drew criticism from the chief executives of two rival tech companies: Amazon and Microsoft. “One of the jobs of a senior leadership team is to make the right decision even when [it] is unpopular,” Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said recently at the WIRED25 summit.

Link: Amazon, Microsoft Sound Off on Google’s Decision Not to Compete for Pentagon’s JEDI Cloud Contract
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5 ways to speed up your websites and apps

Agencies and website owners can be slow to adapt to changes in technology, often because the latest fad can fall out of favour as fast as it emerges. We have a tendency to rely on more tried-and-tested solutions, which aren’t always the fastest and therefore don’t always deliver the best user experience.

Link: 5 ways to speed up your websites and apps
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Malware Researcher Finds Four Crypto-Stealing Wallet Apps at Google Play Store | Crowdfund Insider

“These threats imitate legitimate services for NEO, Tether and MetaMask. I reported these apps to the Google security team and they were promptly removed.” Stefanko divided the fraudulent wallets into two types: phishing and fake wallets. The fake MetaMask wallet found by Stefanko uses a phishing attack.

Link: Malware Researcher Finds Four Crypto-Stealing Wallet Apps at Google Play Store | Crowdfund Insider
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Cyber Security Skills Australian Organisations Need

The increasing number of cyber security risks Cyber security skills are in high demand around the globe, and here in Australia. More organisations are completing digital transformation projects and automating their core business operations. As companies digitise their activities, they expose…

Link: Cyber Security Skills Australian Organisations Need
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