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Posted on: June 3, 2014

On September 17, 2014 Apple released iOS 8, a significantly updated and refined version of its mobile operating system. iOS 8 is compatible with the following: iPhone 4s and later, iPad 2 and later, and iPod touch (5th-generation) and later, though it...

Posted on: June 3, 2014

OS X Yosemite (10.10), formally announced on June 2, 2014, is the ninth significant update to OS X, Apple's desktop operating system. The golden master release became available on October 16th from the Mac App Store. Information Systems &...

Posted on: May 23, 2014

On May 20, 2014 Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 3, the third generation Surface design. Notably, the ARM-based Windows RT version has been discontinued, leaving only the range of Intel-based, full Windows 8 Pro models, now with larger screens and...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

There is a known driver bug which affects Dell systems with Intel I2xx/825xx model network cards.  Affected systems can flood the network with IPv6 multicast traffic during S1 sleep state, causing severe and widespread network performance degradation...

Posted on: May 14, 2014

Information Systems & Computing (ISC), in consultation with the Penn community, annually publishes recommendations for desktop computers. These recommendations reflect institutional and industry trends but do not necessarily take into account the...

Posted on: April 22, 2014

Information Systems & Computing (ISC), in consultation with the Penn community, annually publishes recommendations for desktop computers. These recommendations reflect institutional and industry trends but do not necessarily take into account the...

Posted on: April 15, 2014

Many University constituents are concerned about which applications and services they use that might be affected by the "Heartbleed”/OpenSSL vulnerability that was discovered on April 7th. This message gives some context and advice on how to determine...

Posted on: April 11, 2014

On Tuesday, April 8, Microsoft released "Windows 8.1 Update", the second significant update for Windows 8 since its release in October 2012.

Information Systems & Computing (ISC) and other groups across campus have tested Windows 8.1 Update...

Posted on: March 28, 2014

On March 27, 2014, Lenovo announced the recall of certain notebook batteries (specifically, lithium-ion battery packs) due to a fire hazard risk due to overheating. Lenovo will offer customers free-of-charge replacements for all recalled battery packs...

Posted on: March 18, 2014
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On April 8, 2014, Microsoft will officially end support for Windows XP. After that date, Microsoft will not release any security, reliability, or compatibility updates or patches for Windows XP, nor will they provide support to solve issues...