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Windows 7 Entering Extended Support in January 2015
Jul 9, 2014 - in News
No more new features for Windows 7 after January 2015.
HP Bringing Back Windows 7 'By Popular Demand'
Jan 21, 2014 - in News
Bringing seven back.
U.S. Army Base Allegedly Using Pirated Windows 7
Dec 23, 2013 - in News
An Army solider has stepped forward with examples of the government using pirated copies of Windows 7.
Microsoft Launches Internet Explorer 11 RP for Windows 7
Sep 18, 2013 - in News
Windows 8 users are still waiting for their copy of IE11 to arrive next month.
Microsoft Releases IE11 Dev Preview for Windows 7
Jul 27, 2013 - in News
So far vanilla Windows 8 customers are left out of the IE11 club.
Tom's Guide: 25 Free and Useful Windows Desktop Gadgets
Jun 19, 2013 - in News
Check out Tom's Guide's latest story on gadgets.
FLOOME is A Pro-grade Breathalyser for Any Smartphone
May 30, 2013 - in News
Italian Company 2045Tech has launched Floome, a highly accurate breathalyser for your smartphone that requires no batteries.
Tom's Guide: Build Your Own Windows Rescue Disc
May 29, 2013 - in News
Check out Tom's Guide's latest story on Windows rescue discs.
Microsoft Launches Sculpt Comfort, Sculpt Mobile Mice
May 27, 2013 - in News
Here are two Windows 8-freindly mice from Microsoft, just in time for Windows 8.1.
Microsoft Refreshes Artsy Line of Mice with New Designs
Apr 23, 2013 - in News
Microsoft has refreshed its Limited Edition Artist Series of mice with six new designs.
Dell Releases School-Oriented Latitude 3330 Notebook
Apr 17, 2013 - in News
This new Dell notebook slides easily into a school's existing IT infrastructure.
Microsoft: Please Avoid Security Update KB2823324
Apr 12, 2013 - in News
A security update distributed in April 2013 Patch Tuesday may put the 32-bit version of Windows 7 in an infinite boot loop.
Windows 8 Usage Growing, But Still Behind Windows Vista
Apr 3, 2013 - in News
Windows 8 should finally overtake Vista by the summer.
Sony's PS4 Will Have Very Large Hard Drive
Mar 31, 2013 - in News
Sony coughs up additional PS4 details this week at GDC 2013.
Windows Blue Build Leaked, Produces Screens, Joy
Mar 28, 2013 - in News
Here's a good look at what's coming up for Windows 8 Pro.
The Stinky Footboard Allows Gamers to Game with Their Feet
Mar 25, 2013 - in News
Time to think beyond the box and game with your feet.
Internet Explorer 10 Now Available for Windows 7
Feb 27, 2013 - in News
Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 is now available worldwide.
Tom's Guide: Restore the Windows 7 Interface in Windows 8
Feb 19, 2013 - in News
Check out Tom's Guide's latest story on Windows 8!
Microsoft is Malfunctioning, Says Former Company Exec
Feb 12, 2013 - in News
Former Microsoft executive Joachim Kempin says Microsoft should focus on Facebook, not Apple.
Microsoft: Windows 8 Sales 'on Par' with Win 7 after 3 Months
Feb 5, 2013 - in News
Operating system has sold more than 60 million licenses.
Microsoft Blames PC Vendors for Poor Windows 8 Sales
Jan 31, 2013 - in News
Redmond accuses manufacturers of not building enough Windows 8-powered touchscreen tablets.
Logitech Will Continue PC Gaming Support Despite Cuts
Jan 26, 2013 - in News
Logitech will continue to make PC gaming peripherals despite severing its console peripheral and remote businesses.
Microsoft Security Essentials Fails Certification Again
Jan 17, 2013 - in News
Microsoft's security suite has failed AV-TEST certification for a second time in a row.
Microsoft Launches Play Service: Xbox Games on Your Windows Phone or PC
Jan 17, 2013 - in News
Microsoft's Play service wants to bring XBLA titles to your Windows 8 device.
Windows 8 Upgrade Deadlines Approaching in January
Jan 3, 2013 - in News
Microsoft is phasing out discounted and free upgrades, as well as the Windows 8 Preview in January.
Windows 8 Uptake Falls Behind Windows Vista Pace
Jan 2, 2013 - in News
Windows 8 has fallen behind Vista in terms of usage share.
Windows 8's Steam Usage Already Outpacing Mac OS X
Dec 7, 2012 - in News
Steam's Hardware & Software survey shows that Windows 8 is already outpacing OS X.
Windows PC Sales Down 21% Since Windows 8 Launch
Nov 30, 2012 - in News
U.S. PC sales dropped by more than a fifth when compared compared to sales during same period in 2011.
Microsoft May Have Arrived Late in Tablet Market, Admits CEO
Nov 30, 2012 - in News
Ballmer expressed confidence in Surface's chances.
Report: Sinofsky Killed Windows 7 Tablets
Nov 22, 2012 - in News
A new report sheds new light on the tablet landscape and the accusation that hardware makers do not have enough imagination to support Microsoft's vision what a Windows tablet should look like.