Category Archives: devices

#flickergate: Surface Pro 4 Screen issue still unfixed

[German]Microsoft is currently focusing on Surface Book 2, Surface Laptop and Surface Pro LTE. Apparently, the owners of a Surface Pro 4 are left with issues. They complain about flickering screens and the term #flickergate has already been established.

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Surface Pro LTE: Firmware Update

The Surface Pro LTE is just available since hours, now Microsoft has released a 0-Day Firmware update with drivers.

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Security update for HP printers is available

[German]There are security vulnerabilities in the firmware of various HP printers that allow remote code execution. HP is supposedly preparing a firmware update, which should be released this week. Update: The firmware update has been released.

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Surface Book 2 Recovery Image available

[German]Microsoft just released the recovery image for its brand new Microsoft Surface Book 2. The recovery image is required, if a recovery via Windows 10 isn’t possible.

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Made by Google: Pixel 2 without ear bud

[German]Google’s Pixel 2 (and Pixel XL) are flag ships and reference for modern Android smartphones, available since October 19, 2017. But it’s ‘made by Google’ – means hefty price, but stingy equipment.

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Surface Pro 2017: The 1 TB SSD and it’s two 512 MB modules

[German]It’s a rather strange story: The Surface Pro (2017) model with 1 terabyte SSD memory will be shipped with two SSD modules of 512 GByte each. This may results in irritation if the user wipes the SSD during reinstallation or … Continue reading

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Don’t upgrade Razer notebooks to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

[German]If you have a Razer gaming notebook, don’t update to Windows 10 version 1709 (Fall Creators Update), because you probably will run into serious issues.

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Windows 10 V1709: Lenovo notebook compatibility list

[German]For owners of a Lenovo notebook it may be useful to know, if the device is compatible with Windows 10 Version 1709 (Fall Creators Update).

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Firmware-Update for Surface Book and Surface Pro 4

[German]Microsoft has released Firmware Updates for Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 on October 11, 2017. These update shall improve stability and reliability of cameras and device..

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Will Microsoft axes the Surfaces product line soon?

[German]Microsoft axes its Surface product line, similar to Windows Phone, Microsoft Band or the Groove service, sooner or later? A bunch of PC execs and Canalys CEO say that.

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