Archive for the ‘Windows XP’ Category

News in brief: PCs’ PCs still running XP; bug-hunters cashing in; airport security stepped up

June 29th, 2017

Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

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Microsoft Unveils Special Version of Windows 10 For Chinese Government

May 24th, 2017

China is very strict about censorship, which is why the country has become very paranoid when it comes to adopting foreign technologies.

The country banned Microsoft’s Windows operating system on government computers in 2014 amid concerns about security and US surveillance.

Even in the wake of that, China had been pushing its custom version of Windows XP and its forked version of Ubuntu

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