The report is based on an April 2018 survey of 182 technology professionals involved in purchasing. Fifty-three percent work in an IT management role; 40% represent enterprises with more than 1,000 employees.
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Do you ever wonder why software licenses are so complicated, and what you can do about them?
Beyond simply waiting for the software industry to clean up their act, there are a few ways that customers can better protect themselves when purchasing software. For example, never trust the spoken word of your software sales representative. Some will say anything simply to “lock in” a deal. That includes lying about how you’re allowed to use their software. Unfortunately, this means you’re going to have to read the fine print. Even better, have an attorney that specializes in IT and licensing matters review the license for you. They can then explain the agreement in a way you can better understand.
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Microsoft’s security team fixed a type confusion flaw in its malware engine that affects practically all of its security products. The point of antivirus is to keep malware off the system. A particularly nasty software flaw in Microsoft’s antivirus engine could do the exact opposite and let attackers install malware on vulnerable systems. Click on the picture to get the full scoop.
The FCC and Congress are working hard to ensure nothing stands in the way of ISPs profiting off your personal data
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Your reasons for staying with Win7 may range from mere convenience to mental inertia to an abject fear of the Win10 info borg. Whatever your reasons for remaining with Win7, there are steps you can take right now to ensure Win7 keeps working.
This should probably go without saying, but by no means should you drill a headphone jack into your iPhone 7.Great. Now that we have gotten that out of the way, you might be asking why I felt the need to say that? Well, because drilling holes into a brand new iPhone 7 is exactly what some people are doing after seeing a new YouTube video showing someone doing just that. The video, however, is a prank, whereas people actually trying to reintroduce a headphone jack in their iPhone 7s is anything but funny.