Windows 10: the blocking for the 2004 version is lifted on the Surface

Technology: Microsoft was preventing certain Surface devices from updating to the 2004 version due to technical issues. The blockade was lifted on June 29.
Microsoft releases the block it placed on certain Surface devices to prevent them from updating to version 2004. This block prevented users of certain Surface models manufactured by Microsoft, including Surface Laptop 3 and Surface Pro 7, from downloading and manually install the latest Windows 10 feature update.

According to information released as part of the May 2020 update, devices with more than one network adapter capable of operating in "Always On, Always Connected" mode may experience unexpected shutdowns and reboots. The Surface Laptop 3 and Surface Pro 7 both fall into this category. (Other surface devices can also be included; I asked Microsoft for a list of affected devices, but got no response).



Several technical problems when launching the updateEven though a patch (KB4557957) was released on June 9 as part of …

Coronavirus: Qatar Airways offers 100,000 complimentary tickets for healthcare professionals

Qatar Airways has decided to offer 100,000 free plane tickets to healthcare professionals to thank them for their commitment during the coronavirus crisis. Since Tuesday and until Monday, May 18, caregivers can try to secure a round trip to the destination of their choice by registering on the airline's website.
 
Qatar Airways offers 100,000 complimentary tickets for healthcare professionals

It is not a competition, Qatar Airways assures that first come will be first served. But the offer is aimed at caregivers around the world and a quota of tickets is allocated per country. Every day at midnight, the airline company will make a certain amount of tickets available.

Up to two return tickets in eco class

Thus, doctors, nurses, nursing assistants or even paramedics can claim to benefit from this offer in economy class. The airline offers up to two round-trip tickets to any destination in the world with a possible departure until December 10.




A professional card will be requested at the company counter just before departure to avoid fraud. "Boarding will be denied if a customer does not provide it," said the company.