SiliconANGLE has an interesting article about Google’s Chrome browser. The author claims that Google has been quite aware for some time that Chrome drains the batteries on Windows laptops but is reluctant to fix the bug. I wonder why.
The International Data Corporation (IDC) reports that PC shipments in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) increased 10.5 percent year on year.
This is a list of free e-books that are useful for Windows administrators. It will be regularly updated. I added 15 new free books from Microsoft and Microsoft Press. Eric Ligman published an impressive list of free Microsoft ebooks. Many books in this list were already included in the 4sysops list. I added those books that were still missing, but only included books that are relevant for Windows admins. I didn’t add documents that have more the character of flyers or which appeared to be too specific to me. Nevertheless, I recommend skimming through the largest collection of FREE Microsoft eBooks ever.
I know of four ways to search for Group Policy settings: Group Policy Settings Reference, Group Policy Search website, Group Policy Editor filter, and NIT-GPOSearch.
In the last part of this series, I’ll cover the IT management features in OneDrive for Business. In particular, I will discuss compliance, backup, single sign-on, multi-factor authentication, Rights Management Service (RMS), mobile apps, and Office Mobile.