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CEO of Authlogics, Steven Hope explains: "An organisation can roll-out Authlogics Password-less Windows Desktop solution to thousands of devices in minutes, immediately strengthening the security of every device along with the data stored on it, or the data it is able to access.
In addition, customers can choose how to start their Windows experience - at the Start screen or directly in the familiar Windows desktop - while all their Windows devices stay in sync with their Microsoft account.
He covers the basics of computers and their parts; setup of the PC and wireless home network; using and personalizing Windows 8.1; working with new Windows apps; using the Windows desktop and traditional apps, Microsoft Word, email, and the internet; working with files and folders; sharing with Facebook and other social networks; watching TV and movies online; playing digital music; viewing digital photos; and protecting and maintaining the computer.
Virtual desktops: in this example the windows desktop, applications and data are all transferred to a cloud-based (generally private cloud infrastructure) service that's accessible from any device - be it a pc, laptop, smartphone or even tablets.
Microsoft today launched the new version of its flagship developer tool suite, Visual Studio 2012, as well as the availability of Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows Desktop.
The competition will bring students, graduates and developers to create and compete in the PDC 2012 through their own PC and Mobile software applications; focusing on Windows Desktop and Mobile Apps, says a press release issued here last week.
BlitFire 10X will be used to provide improved remote control performance and management capabilities for Android, Apple iOS, Blackberry, Windows Mobile, Windows CE and Microsoft Windows desktop operating systems.
The Windows desktop is now much simpler than before and the Start bar contains tiny thumbnail views of minimised windows.
Google has fixed an issue with the Outlook synchronization tool it released recently for its Apps hosted communications and collaboration suite, Google said.<p>That tool, called Apps Sync for Microsoft Outlook, didn't play well with programs that interact directly with the Outlook data file, such as Windows Desktop Search.

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