Windows Defender // Posts tagged as "Windows Defender"
It’s one of the greatest comeback stories in PC antivirus software history. Windows Defender – which was once at the bottom of the pile in terms of antivirus software rankings – is now officially better than half its competition according to a new antivirus test. That antivirus test was released this past week. AV-Test.org published its latest findings and gave a surprisingly good ratiRead More
For years, Microsoft has been the laughing stock of the antivirus industry. It seems like every year, we’re posting results from some antivirus test or another that said that programs like Windows Defender did a dismal job of protecting computers. Well, Microsoft is about to feel a little cocky, folks: Microsoft recently aced tests performed by the AV-Test Institute, where it earned a respectRead More
If you’re looking for the best free antivirus software on the market today, then a few popular brand names will keep appearing on your Google searches. You’ll notice that Windows Defender and Avast are two of the most popular PC antivirus programs available to users today. Why are these programs so popular? And which one is better than the other? Today, we’re going to provide a brief compRead More
Windows 8 will be released later this month, on October 26. Microsoft has high hopes for the operating system. However, users are still wary about some of the improvements that Microsoft has decided to introduce – like the controversial Metro user interface and inability to start directly into the classic Windows mode. But one improvement that users shouldn’t have any problems with is the nRead More