- News tagged "windows"
Monday, 18 Feb 2013
A job listing on Microsoft confirms the existence of Windows Blue and also hints at a new Windows Blue Phone.
Friday, 15 Feb 2013
In a Windows blog post, Microsoft is reminding users of Windows 7 RTM (with no service pack installed) that support is ending on April 9, 2013, which is less than two months away.
Thursday, 14 Feb 2013
According to reports, Google engineers reported more than half the vulnerabilities that were addressed in Microsoft's latest security patch.
Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013
The new 3DMark for Windows is finally available. This popular PC benchmarking software has been updated by Futuremark for Windows 8 compatibility, with versions to include support for iOS and Android. Read on to uncover more details of the different editions and their costs.
Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013
Acer President Jim Wong is disappointed with Windows 8 and says his company must look beyond Microsoft and build its smartphone business if it is to succeed.
Monday, 21 Jan 2013
Microsoft has just announced over a blog post, that the Windows 8 upgrade promotion will end on 31 January. By February, Windows 8 will cost significantly more than it does now.
Thursday, 10 Jan 2013
At the 11th Annual J.P Morgan Tech Forum at CES 2013 yesterday, Microsoft announced that 60 million Windows 8 licenses have been sold to-date globally.
Monday, 26 Nov 2012
Mozilla has quietly ended its development of Firefox 64-bit for Windows. There were a number of reasons given by the project manager that included the scarcity of plug-ins in 64-bit version, stability issues with the 64-bit builds as well as a general sense of mediocrity among users and testers.
Friday, 9 Nov 2012
Besides talking about the new features of Internet Explorer 10, Microsoft also highlighted the differences between IE10 on Windows Phone 8 and the desktop-based Windows 8 in a recent article published on their Windows Phone Developer blog.
Monday, 29 Oct 2012
A recent poll conducted by The Associated Press and Gfk suggests Microsoft still has some work to do before their OS makeover captures the hearts of most consumers. The Redmond firm has high hopes Windows 8 would appeal to those looking to embrace the convenience of smartphones and tablets.