Hit hard by the Conficker worm, users point fingers at Microsoft, IT support staff.
The release of the Windows 7 beta has sparked speculation that it will kill off rival Linux.
A computer virus that may leave Microsoft Windows users vulnerable to digital hijacking is spreading through companies in the US, Europe and Asia.
The European Commission said on Friday it had filed fresh antitrust charges against Microsoft
Microsoft is considering "significant" layoffs across various divisions
Limewire releases new beta version with built-in support for Jabber contacts.
Chrome 2.0 pre-beta paves way for Linux, Mac versions early this year.
Microsoft gives 2 weeks for unlimited downloads of Windows 7 Beta
Panda reports more malware on its way
WORLDWIDE job losses at technology security company Symantec are taking a toll locally, with its regional director for Africa, Patrick Evans, among those on the way out.