Microsoft gets the Windows 8 blues

It now looks increasingly likely that Microsoft will have to perform a dramatic u-turn on the Windows 8 interface.

Windows 8 does better than expected

While the world and its dog does seem to be writing Windows 8 off with the same gusto that it did with Vista, it appears to be a fallacy.

Windows 8 stays in the doldrums

It is no secret that Windows 8 is off to a slow start and the latest market share data from Net Applications should raise a few eyebrows in Redmond.

Warning klaxons sound for Windows XP

Despite Windows XP and Office 2003 support ending in April 8 2014, more than 15 percent of midsize and large businesses are still, and will continue using the OS Gartner has said.

Microsoft out of touch with Touch

It is starting to look like Microsoft might have realised that the reason people are not moving to Windows 8 is because of its idiotic interface.

Windows 8 blamed for poor PC sales

The first quarter of 2013 was the worst for PC sales since 1994, IDC said.

You just don't have to upgrade from Windows XP

Opinion News that Microsoft will discontinue support for Windows XP in a year from now is bound to cause some dismay for quite a few people.

Microsoft pleads for people to upgrade from XP

Microsoft is kindly asking users of Windows XP to upgrade to something a bit less ancient, again. XP has been around for a decade and it is still used on 15 to 20 percent of PCs, depending on who you ask. 

Windows XP will soon fade into the distance

This coming Monday will mark just one year until Microsoft ends extended support for Windows XP. Vista was a joke - but Windows 7 is quite good, and companies are being urged to upgrade their OS before exposing themselves to unnecessary risk.

Internet Explorer 10 arrives on Windows 7

Microsoft officially rolled out the latest version of Internet Explorer (IE 10) for Windows 7 users.

Early users of Windows 8 prefer Windows 7

Early adopters of Windows 8 believe it isn't as good as Windows 7, a poll has shown.

Half of Windows 8 users still prefer 7

Even the most ardent, up-to-date Windows aficionados are having a tough time with the newest version of Windows.

Windows 7 poised to finally dethrone XP

For the first time in what seems like the modern PC era, there will be a new operating system king later this month.

Google rules the smartphone market with Android

Google's mobile Android operating system continues to dominate the smartphone market, claiming a whopping 51.8% of the lucrative space in June 2012.

Fujitsu showcases Windows 8 hybrid tablet and convertible laptop

Fujitsu has debuted two Windows 8 ready machines that should appeal to those looking to snap up a next-gen portable tablet or notebook.

Microsoft Windows 8 launches in October 2012



Microsoft has officially confirmed that its flagship Windows 8 operating system will roll out to manufacturers the first week of August and hit store shelves for the masses in late October 2012.

Microsoft sees 350 million Windows 7 devices this year

By the end of 2012, there might be 350 million devices running Windows 7.

Users are finally getting rid of Windows XP

Windows XP's market share is setting new record lows at a record pace.

Windows 8 upgrades will supposedly be super fast

If you're hesitant to upgrade your Windows computers because it's such a time-consuming hassle, Microsoft is speaking to you.

Microsoft: Reboots will be less common in Windows 8

Time for your computer to update? Well you better make sure you've saved everything because it's gonna automatically restart soon. Sound familiar?