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How to Pick the Right Windows 10 Beta Channel

I never liked the idea of “rings” for beta releases — especially for Windows 10. I always thought it was easier for regular people to understand the concept of a beta when it was split into “channels,” much as you’d find in your favourite web browser, rather than a “fast”…

Update Windows 10 Now To Block ‘SMBGhost’

Update Windows 10 Now To Block ‘SMBGhost’

When even the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is starting to get nervous about your unpatched Windows 10 system, maybe it’s time to make sure you’ve downloaded everything you need from Windows Update.

40 Windows Apps Everyone Should Own

40 Windows Apps Everyone Should Own

There are so many Windows apps out there, that picking a list of the very best, most must-install software for your desktop or laptop feels daunting. We’ve pored over pages of recommendations, countless forum posts, and lots of comments to come up with this year’s Lifehacker Pack for Windows, a…