Gregg Keizer

Senior Reporter

Gregg Keizer covers Microsoft, security issues, Apple, web browsers and general technology breaking news for Computerworld.

FAQ: How to skip a Windows 10 upgrade

Microsoft adds another layer to the Windows 10 patching onion

Microsoft adds another layer to the Windows 10 patching onion

A new update will occur monthly, or sometimes more often.

Microsoft to slash cloud-connection rights for stand-alone Office

Microsoft to slash cloud-connection rights for stand-alone Office

Under the new rules, owners of perpetual-license versions of Office will be able to use Microsoft's cloud-based services only during the first half of their 10-year support lifecycle, the portion Microsoft dubs "mainstream.

Customers roast Microsoft over security bulletins' demise

Customers roast Microsoft over security bulletins' demise

Users fume over extra time and effort added to their workloads because of the switch.

Experts contend Microsoft canceled Feb. updates to patch NSA exploits

Experts contend Microsoft canceled Feb. updates to patch NSA exploits

Microsoft may have delayed its February security update slate to finish patching critical flaws in Windows that a hacker gang tried to sell.

Microsoft begins denying updates to some Windows 7 users

Microsoft begins denying updates to some Windows 7 users

Microsoft has begun blocking Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs equipped with the very newest processors from receiving security updates, making good on a policy it announced last year.

Microsoft sets May 9 as original Windows 10's retirement date

Microsoft sets May 9 as original Windows 10's retirement date

As expected, Microsoft has named May 9 as the date it will issue the final updates for 2015's debut edition of Windows 10.

Apple breaks with secrecy to rebut negative narrative

Apple breaks with secrecy to rebut negative narrative

Apple this week renounced its usual secrecy about future products to counter questions about its commitment to the Mac.

Antsy Windows 10 users can grab Creators Update now

Antsy Windows 10 users can grab Creators Update now

Microsoft on Wednesday began letting antsy customers download Creators Update, the latest Windows 10 feature upgrade.

After Congress revokes Internet privacy rules, downloads double of VPN-equipped Opera browser

After Congress revokes Internet privacy rules, downloads double of VPN-equipped Opera browser

Opera Software today boasted that the number of new U.S. users of its namesake browser more than doubled after Congress voted to repeal online privacy protections.

Windows 10 powers 9% of business PCs

Windows 10 powers 9% of business PCs

Windows 10 powered about 9% of all business personal computers a year and a half after its launch, according to Austin, Texas-based Spiceworks.

Windows 7 is in no rush to leave

Windows 7 is in no rush to leave

Microsoft Windows 7 may not be quietly going into the night; new data shows it still runs 54% of all Windows computers.

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