How does Asus' £300 Z490 ROG Strix board stack up against the competition?
Rick looks back at a 20th Century classic.
MSI's new premium £400 Z490 board certainly looks and feels ace but can it handle Intel's Core i9-10900K?
The last hurrah?
Sayonara, Windows 7
Only versions pre-Windows 8 affected.
Avast, Sophos users affected.
Upgrade now, it advises.
Windows 10 a requirement for new features.
Suggests corporate Windows 10 uptake issues.
Ran for a couple of weeks past deadline.
2015 and older systems will take a big hit.
MIT Licence so it can live on.
Lock-out more marketing than tech.
No bug, no problem says Hallock.
No more per-patch flexibility.
Supported through to EOL.
A loophole allows upgraders to masquerade as assistive technology users for free download.
Adds an extra year to support lifespan.
Serious about getting the hold-outs.
Blocks future updates, breaks drivers.
Windows 7 users should uninstall.
Pretty modest, all told.
Improves performance and stability.
No love for Microsoft's latest.
Critical update breaks third-party tools.
May 15 2020 | 11:00
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