How Many Editions Of Windows 7 Will Microsoft Release?

One of the major problems customers face when upgrading to or purchasing a copy of Windows Vista is the so called “edition chaos”. Windows Vista was released in so many…

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Ballmer On Windows 7 And Windows Vista

Companies who have not yet made the switch to Windows Vista are in an awkward position. Windows 7 is supposed to come out in late 2009 which would mean that…

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Public Windows 7 Beta To Be Expected in December

Good news for everyone who cannot wait to get their hands on the upcoming Microsoft operating system. According to Mary-Jo Foley at ZDnet Microsoft is planning to run a public…

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Where does the 7 come from in Windows 7

The question why the next iteration of the Windows operating system will be called Windows 7 is highly discussed among the technical inclined. The last days saw several posts pop…

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Microsoft PDC 2008 Video

Microsoft has created a video announcing their upcoming Microsoft Professional Developers Conference 2008 which will be held between October 26 to October 30 in the Los Angeles Convention Center. The…

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The name is official: It’s Windows 7

Who would have thought that Microsoft decided to keep the codename of the next operating system instead of giving it a fancy name like they did with Windows Vista and…

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Windows 7 Wishlist

Our sister site gHacks recently posted a wishlist of of the things they would like to see changed, fixed or included in Windows 7.  Vista was a big step forwards,…

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Can Microsoft Achieve A Sub 15 Seconds Boot Time With Windows 7?

Although they haven’t set it as an official objective, it seems Microsoft have set an unofficial target of achieving a sub 15 seconds boot time with Windows 7.  On the…

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Windows 7 M3 Build 6.1.6801 Screenshots

The German news portal Winfuture published a series of 34 screenshots of the latest Windows 7 build number 6.1.6801. The Windows 7 screenshots do not show a lot of differences…

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Windows 7 Videos Of M3 Release

We have posted several Windows 7 Screenshots of the new Windows 7 M3 release yesterday which received some great feedback. Several videos were published as well which we would like…

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Windows 7 M3 Screenshots Galore

You can be sure that screenshots will hit the Internet only a day or two after a release of a new Windows 7 build. It was the same this time…

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More Basic Windows Applications To Get An Update In Windows 7

The first news are beginning to pour in after the distribution of Windows 7 M3 to a select group of close partners and hardware manufacturers. One exciting bit of information…

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Windows 7 Coming Sooner Than Expected?

Some rumors emerged the other day which basically suggested that it could very well be possible for a Windows 7 release in mid 2009 according to a new article posted…

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WinHEC 2008 Sessions Windows 7 References

The Windows Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC) 2008 will be one of the few events that Microsoft will talk about Windows 7. The conference will be held from November 4 to…

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Engineering Windows 7 Blog Finally Starting To Mention Windows 7

I was a bit disappointed with the information that were presented in article form on the Engineering Windows 7 blog since its creation. It looked more like a clever Microsoft…

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Windows 7 Product Planning for Windows

The Engineering Windows 7 blog was updated yesterday with a Mike Angiulo’s post about Product Planning for Windows. Mike Angiulo is the team leader of the Windows PC Ecosystem and…

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Windows 7 Boot Performance

For the first time since its creation another member of the Windows 7 development team has taken the opportunity to write a post on the Engineering Windows 7 blog. Michael…

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Windows 7 System Performance

Just as Microsoft has intended it to be the Windows 7 blog run by two key figures of the Windows 7 development team has become one of the central information…

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