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Microsoft to stop accepting new apps for Windows 8, redirecting focus to Windows 10
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Microsoft to stop accepting new apps for Windows 8, redirecting focus to Windows 10

The company claimed that this would not affect existing apps based on the earlier Windows version.

Providing free custom support for Windows could have tackled WannaCry ransomware attack
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Providing free custom support for Windows could have tackled WannaCry ransomware attack

According to a report in Financial Times on Thursday, issuing a free custom support would have protected the computers from the ransomware attack.

Microsoft is forcing Windows 7 and 8 users to upgrade to Windows 10
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Microsoft is forcing Windows 7 and 8 users to upgrade to Windows 10

Microsoft has admitted that it is blocking Windows 7 and 8 updates on Intel's seventh generation Core i3, i5, Qualcomm's 8996 and other processors.

Microsoft will no longer sell Windows 7 and Windows 8 with new personal computers
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Microsoft will no longer sell Windows 7 and Windows 8 with new personal computers

US tech giant Microsoft has ended sale for both the Windows 7 and Windows 8 operating systems and these can no longer be bought with a new PC.

Microsoft's Surface program isn't going great, but maybe Google can teach them a thing or two
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Microsoft's Surface program isn't going great, but maybe Google can teach them a thing or two

These hybrid, 2-in-1 devices were expected to usher in a new era for Microsoft; an era where Microsoft would transform from a software and services company to a hardware one.

Windows turns 30: A look at all the Microsoft Windows OSes
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Windows turns 30: A look at all the Microsoft Windows OSes

Microsoft first presented Windows to the public on November 10, 1983. The system required two floppy disk drives and 192KB of RAM.

Windows 10 now running on 14 million computers, claims Microsoft
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Windows 10 now running on 14 million computers, claims Microsoft

Microsoft says its' new Windows 10 operating system is now running on more than 14 million computers, two days after the software was released as a free download.

Windows 10 launch: Is it worth the free upgrade to Microsoft's latest OS?
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Windows 10 launch: Is it worth the free upgrade to Microsoft's latest OS?

If the only reason you are thinking to upgrade to Windows 10 is it's free, then you might want to read these additional factors you need to consider.

Microsoft releases critical Windows patch for font driver vulnerability
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Microsoft releases critical Windows patch for font driver vulnerability

In an updated security bulletin, Microsoft has announced a patch for a Windows vulnerability in the Microsoft Font Driver that allows remote code execution.

Windows 10 series: Part 1 - What's unique with Microsoft's approach in its next OS release
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Windows 10 series: Part 1 - What's unique with Microsoft's approach in its next OS release

Look up information about Windows 10, and amongst all the hype and speculation three key points will stand out: Windows 10 releases on 29 July; upgrading to it will be free for one year; and this will be the last version of Windows. All of them just happen to raise more questions, so let’s clarify those as best we can.

75% of businesses plan to adopt Windows 10 within first two years
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75% of businesses plan to adopt Windows 10 within first two years

Almost half (48 percent) of survey respondents say having a common OS for both PCs and mobile devices makes them more likely to consider Windows 10.

Windows 10: Here's why Microsoft should make it a free upgrade for everyone
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Windows 10: Here's why Microsoft should make it a free upgrade for everyone

We’re talking about Microsoft Windows. The latest iteration of the world’s most popular operating system. There are several reasons why Windows 10 is big for Microsoft. We’ve listed a few reasons below.

Microsoft to kill off 'Rooms' feature on Windows Phones in March
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Microsoft to kill off 'Rooms' feature on Windows Phones in March

Microsoft will now kill off their 'Rooms' feature which was added to their Windows Phone 8 operating system almost two years ago.

Microsoft's Windows 10: What features can we expect?
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Microsoft's Windows 10: What features can we expect?

Microsoft will use an event to offer a wider glimpse of the next version of Windows.

All Windows Phone 8 devices to get Windows 10 update
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All Windows Phone 8 devices to get Windows 10 update

Windows Phone users should be happy to know that all their devices will get the next Windows 10 update when Microsoft releases it.

Windows 8 successor set to debut next week -- and it won't be called Windows 9
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Windows 8 successor set to debut next week -- and it won't be called Windows 9

The project, known for the past few years as "Threshold" inside the software company and "Windows 9" outside it, will likely get an entirely new brand, or just be called Windows, analysts said, ahead of its full release early next year.

SAP offers day-one support for iOS 8
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SAP offers day-one support for iOS 8

SAP will support customers running the latest mobile operating system from Apple with the latest versions of SAP Mobile Platform, SAP Mobile Secure portfolio and mobile apps from SAP.