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Microsoft releases Windows 10 update that should make the transition to Windows 11 smoother

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  Microsoft has released update KB5020683 for Home and Professional editions of Windows 10 21H1, 21H2 and 22H2. relates to a out of the box experience The update is supposed to make the transition to the Windows 11 operating system smoother, Microsoft reported. This update is for new Windows 10 systems. They automatically install this update the first time they connect to the internet. They can then choose to receive the Windows 11 upgrade immediately (if the system is available). Previously, the entire Windows 10 operating system was installed before users could download the Windows 11 update. Since nearly the entire process is automated, this transition should now be faster and smoother. The update is not available for Windows 10 version 20H2 as it expired earlier this year. Source: Microsoft Source: Hardware Info

'EU to sign internet satellite network agreement soon'

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  In February, the European Commission announced plans to launch a 6 billion-euro satellite network, and now EU countries are about to strike a deal. Reuters reports this based on interviews with insiders. On November 17, MPs from EU countries were to meet to dot the i's and pass the t's. The news agency writes that during this meeting, among other things, agreement must be reached on where the funding should come from. According to the EC, the satellite network should provide more cybersecurity and more stable internet connections for the whole of Europe. For example, it can be used as a backup for existing infrastructure and provide connectivity in areas not currently covered by service providers. The network needs to cover Africa in addition to Europe so that the EU can offer an alternative to its Chinese competitors there. The plan is to launch a maximum of 170 satellites between 2025 and 2027. Source: Reuters Source: Hardware Info