Tag Archives | Operating System

New Desktop Virtualization Tool Eases Transition To Windows 7

Windows 7 has been a major success for Microsoft, mainly in the home and consumer market, but it’s also doing much better in the business sector than its predecessor Windows Vista. However,…

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50% Of Businesses Planning To Upgrade To Windows 7 Soon

Windows 7 has proved hugely popular among the consumer and has already surpassed Windows Vista in terms of market share. Microsoft have their eyes firmly set on overtaking Windows XP at this…

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Windows 7 Still Charging Ahead In Market Share

Windows 7 is still continuing to increase the gap between its predecessor, Windows Vista. Windows 7 is nearing its first birthday now and after nearly 11 months its done quite…

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Windows 7 Overtakes Windows Vista!

Yes, it’s here, the day that Microsoft has longed for ever since the first reviews of Windows Vista came in. Windows 7 has finally managed to overtake Windows Vista in…

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Windows 7 Is Better Than The Rest – Period.

Ok, I’ll be honest, when your giving a sales pitch for Windows 7, you’d have some pretty convincing figures to back you up. For instance, under a month ago, Microsoft…

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Does Windows 7 Make You Smile or Sneer?

No, this is not market research conducted by Windows 7 News on behalf of Microsoft. And yes it’s because we’re interested in seeing how you’re getting along with Windows 7. How’s your overall user experience?…

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Google Chrome OS to Run Windows Apps via ‘Chromoting’

Google realizes that there are many people running Windows not necessarily by choice, but simply because that’s the platform for which most applications are written. To overcome this, and perhaps win over a few more users to their unique OS, Google is including a feature called “Chromoting” in the Chrome OS.

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Windows 7 Now Most Popular Gaming Platform

Just four short months ago, Windows 7 passed Windows Vista as the second most popular gaming platform. This was according to Steam, who are the leaders of digital game distribution.…

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More Companies are Moving to Windows7

Given that the majority of respondents had detailed knowledge about the operating system and what it had to offer signifies that many if not most were well aware of the capabilities of the software. They were satisfied that their company could benefit from the migration.

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Windows 7 Now Ahead Of Vista? Probably Not

It’s a big and bold claim to make, but Janco Assocoiates seem to be willing to stick there neck out and claim that Windows 7 after just 7 months has…

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The Percent of Organizations Planning to Upgrade to Win7 in 2010 is 80%

For the vast number of business organisations Windows 7 is the first serious OS migration in over five years. Many enterprises were unwilling to move from XP to Vista, but with the good reviews of Windows7, that hesitancy is gone.

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Windows 7 Market Share Still Climbing

The adoption of Windows 7 doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon and as of the 30th of March, Windows 7 made up more than 10% of the devices…

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Businesses Starting To Embrace Windows 7 With Open Arms

Microsoft are constantly pushing and shoving businesses to try and get them to upgrade to the latest versions of their software, be it Internet Explorer or Windows 7. Why?, Well…

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Windows 7 Activation Technologies Update Now Live – Hackers Beware

A while back I posted an article about the level of piracy among people installing Windows 7 in countries such as Russia and India, which you can read here. Then…

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The Biggest Windows 7 Pirate

Microsoft recently carried out their very own survey which revealed the best places to buy pirated copies of Windows 7. Lets just say that if I were Microsoft I wouldn’t…

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Which OS is best for your tablet device? A surprise winner

With the recent launch of Apple’s iPad and the consequent talk about not only forthcoming tablet devices running Google’s Android operating system, but also what a low power-tablet running Windows…

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Lenovo Predicts 3 Year Boost In PC Sales Thanks To Windows 7

Lenovo, China’s biggest personal-computer maker have been at CES 2010 over the last few days and have revealed some interesting devices. Lenovo are saying that Windows 7 will boost demand…

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Corporate IT Spending Spurred On By Windows 7

Reports have previously come in that many businesses are happy with Windows 7 and they are more than willing to adopt it. Now a recent survey from ChangeWave has discovered…

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