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  1. Windows 7 momentum shows no sign of slowingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | ITworld

    Windows 10's free upgrade may stifle 7's growth, but data shows the older OS will power a quarter of all PCs when Microsoft pulls support in 2020 Windows 7 last month powered nearly two-thirds of all personal computers running a version of Microsoft's OS, according to an analytics company. Net Applications' monthly user share tracking -- an estimate of the percentage of all systems that rely on a specific operating system -- pegged Windows 7 at 63.7% of all Windows PCs in March.

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  2. Tune your Windows Services with Easy Service Optimizer 1.0Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Neowin.net

    Popular utilities developer Sordum has released Easy Service Optimizer 1.0 , a free tool for optimizing system services on Windows XP and later. The program works much like an automated version of Black Viper's classic tuneup site .

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  3. Microsoft ended support for Windows XP almost a year agoa and it...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boy Genius

    How much has Windows 8 bombed with PC users? So much that an obsolete operating system that had its technical support cut off nearly a full year ago still has more global users. Recall that it was on April 8th last year that Microsoft ended support for Windows XP, which meant that users stopped getting any more automatic updates and were no longer able to download Microsoft Security Essentials for their PCs anymore.

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  4. Early tips for using the new features in Microsoft's Project Spartan web browserRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gizmag

    Microsoft promised a new streamlined web browser in Windows 10 that will effectively replace Internet Explorer. It's codenamed Project Spartan, and the first version is now available in the latest build of the Windows 10 technical preview.

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  5. Microsoft Streamlines Visual Studio ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    ... at application developers outside the enterprise for platforms such as Android, iOS, and, of course, Microsoft Windows . The suite of software, tools, and services offers advanced debugging, profiling, and automated and manual testing, as well as ...

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  6. Windows 7 momentum shows no sign of slowingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CIO

    Windows 10's free upgrade may stifle 7's growth, but data shows the older OS will power a quarter of all PCs when Microsoft pulls support in 2020 Windows 7 last month powered nearly two-thirds of all personal computers running a version of Microsoft's OS, according to an analytics company. Net Applications' monthly user share tracking -- an estimate of the percentage of all systems that rely on a specific operating system -- pegged Windows 7 at 63.7% of all Windows PCs in March.

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  7. Bugtraq: [security bulletin] HPSBST03298 rev.2 - HP XP Service...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Security Focus

    ... spread sheet available which lists all updates to the HP XP Service Processor Software that runs on the Microsoft Windows Operating System. The OS versions include Windows 7, Window Vista (64 and 32 bit) and Windows XP. The document may be ...

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  8. Windows 7 is still gaining users while Windows 8 plateausRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Inquirer

    THIS MONTH'S OPERATING SYSTEM statistics from Net Applications show that the spectre of Windows 7 is simply refusing to shift for Microsoft. The wildly popular operating system shows no signs of slowing down its dominance with a 58.04 percent market share .

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  9. The PC Market Is Still Shrinking, But New Data Is Not As Poor As Some ExpectedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Benzinga

    The report indicated that the global PC monitor market actually beat expectations in Q4, despite the fact that the overall PC market is in decline. IDC reported worldwide PC monitor shipments of 34 million units in Q4.

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  10. Windows 7 still dominates in Windows market share, Windows 8.1 sees slight increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WinBeta

    We're now beginning the fourth month of this year and its time to take a look at the market share stats for Windows. According to new data from Net Applications for the month of March 2015, Windows 7 is still the dominant Windows operating system, while Windows 8.1 continues to climb in market share.

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  11. Jeffrey Ball is an Assistant Director at Brewin Dolphin in Newcastle.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    When the late, great, Leonard Nimoy and friends first set out to trek across the stars, it was to be a five year mission to boldly go where no man has gone before, writes Jeffrey Ball, assistant director at Brewin Dolphin in Newcastle. The FTSE 100 Index explored its own strange new world this month when it passed the 7,000 points mark for the first time, almost to the day following its own six year mission since the market bottomed out during the credit crunch at 3,512 points.

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  12. Microsoft Streamlines Visual Studio Pricing, StructureRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    ... at application developers outside the enterprise for platforms such as Android, iOS, and, of course, Microsoft Windows . The suite of software, tools, and services offers advanced debugging, profiling, and automated and manual testing, as well as ...

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  13. AURO Delivers Accelerated Open-Source App Deployments with One-Click App LauncherRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... AURO has recently announced since their launch last November. Other announcements include integration of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and SQL Server 2012 , new compute regions in its first true enterprise public cloud that can support a wide range ...

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  14. Windows RT: Ambitious beginning, quick descentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    In October of 2012, Microsoft released Windows RT but what followed will be remembered for years to come as a major strategy shift for Windows that ultimately failed. Plagued with branding issues, a confusing message to consumers and a Windows Store that never materialized, Windows RT left Microsoft in a troubled position .

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  15. Tune your Windows Services with Easy Service OptimizerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BetaNews

    Popular utilities developer Sordum has released Easy Service Optimizer 1.0 , a free tool for optimizing system services on Windows XP and later. The program works much like an automated version of Black Viper's classic tuneup site .

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  16. To: BOA Re: Joining 21st CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New Haven Independent

    Your computer systems are so old. How old are they? So old that Microsoft doesn't even support your version of Windows.

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  17. Microsoft Windows 10 apps shown off for video and music, minus Xbox brandingRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    Microsoft's Windows 10 is currently available in its Technical Preview form and on there are its new Music and Video apps which are being shown off. The Music Technical Preview and Video Technical Preview have both done away with the Xbox branding Windows users may be used to.

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  18. Small Basic Gets a Not So Small Update... v1.1Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MSDN Blogs

    My name is Greg and I learned programing using Basic and you know what, I'm damn proud of it! Seems like Basic has always been a favorite whipping boy, yet in my mind, if it helps one person see beyond the keyboard and screen, to help them see that they are not application captives, that they can have the power to create and control, then Basic isn't . It's a stepping stone into a wider and wonderful world.

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  19. Digiarty Software Announces Support For DVD Ripping On Windows 10Read the original story

    Tuesday | Mi2n

    Website: http://www.winxdvd.com/ Digiarty Software Inc. , the highly-acclaimed multimedia solution provider, boasts its featured product WinX DVD Ripper Platinum making the leap to support DVD ripping to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV and more video formats on Microsoft Windows 10 to bring users new experience of DVD movie backup on Windows 10. Researches point out that concerns of Windows 10 have never faded especially when Windows 10 Technical Preview is available to download and install on PC and particular Windows Phone models. Meanwhile, the news of free upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7/8/8.1 in one year urges users to experience this new greatly-improved operation system.

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  20. Windows 8.x is flatliningRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BetaNews

    With Windows 10 arriving in the summer it's no surprise to find that Windows 8.x's growth has stalled . According to NetMarketShare , Windows 7 was the big usage share winner in March, going from 55.99 percent to 58.04 percent, an increase of 2.05 percentage points.

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