Tag Archives | Windows 7

Microsoft Records Its First Ever Loss

Microsoft has recorded it’s first ever loss in history this last quarter. Microsoft have never recorded a loss since becoming a public company 26 years ago

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Windows 7 Claims The Market As Windows 8 Looms

Windows 7 has finally claimed more than 50% of the operating system marketshare, nearly 3 years after its release. How will Windows 8 fair when its released?

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Microsoft Says Ditch Desktop Gadgets Or Risk Viruses

Microsoft have released a security fix it that removes desktop gadgets from Windows 7 and Windows Vista which has a security flaw that could allow remote code execution

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Windows 8 will be available October 2012

Microsoft has just revealed that its next operating system Windows 8 will be available at the end of October 2012. News broke earlier today at the Worldwide Partner Conference when…

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Windows 8 vs Windows 7 – Who’s The Quickest?

PcMag carried out a variety of tests to see what the difference is between Windows 8 and Windows 7. The results show that Windows 8 has significantly improved boot times and browser performance

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The 600 Million Windows 7 Mark

Even with the Windows 8 release right around the corner, say October 2012, Windows 7 continues to be very popular. Microsoft announced the 600 million license mark  for Windows 7.…

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Windows 7 Upgrade Details, Windows 8 Workshop Rumors

Two weeks ago details leaked about Microsoft’s plan to offer Windows 7 to Windows 8 upgrades for $14.99 for customers who purchase a PC running Windows 7 Home Basic or…

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4 Water Inspired Windows 7/8 Themes

Have a look at these 4 brilliant themes for Windows 7 and they also work on Windows 8. They’re all full of brilliant wallpapers inspired by the sea

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Windows 7 PC to Windows 8 Pro Update To Cost $14.99

When new hardware or software is released, there is a period where some users with buying intentions wait for the new hardware or software to be released before they make…

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Windows 7 Sales Still Going Strong

While Windows 7 may be nearly 3 years old at this stage, it’s still one of the biggest revenue generators for Microsoft and the last quarter saw a surge in sales.

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Get Windows 7 For Less Than $50

Microsoft are still shifting plenty of copies of Windows 7 despite the fact that it’s starting to come towards the end of its life cycle. As you all know, Microsoft…

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Manually Removing Viruses and Malware from Windows 7 – Free Webcast

Hi all, it’s that time of the month again (every first Thursday) for my free webcast and I think this month’s one is going to be very popular.  Manually Removing…

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Close All Programs in Windows With One Simple Click

CloseAll Is a great little app that will allow you to close all of your open windows with one simple click instead of having to manually close them all each time

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Windows 8 Beats Windows 7 In Performance Tests

Windows 8 has been greeted with mixed reviews, some users just aren’t happy with the new Metro Start Menu, but one things for sure, they won’t be complaining about the…

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xpPhone 2 – A Windows 7 Powered Smartphone

Windows 7 is well known for being more energy efficient than previous Windows OS’s, but it was never really designed to run on smartphones. However that hasn’t stopped ambitious Chinese manufacturer ITG from bringing a Windows 7 powered smartphone to the market.

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Hacker Paid $60000 After Finding Chrome Exploit On Windows 7

. This week, Sergey Glazunov became the first researcher to be awarded the top prize of $60,000 for demonstrating a “full Chrome exploit” in a Chrome browser running on an up to date Windows 7 system.

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Azure and Office 365 for Government Operations

While Microsoft has recently cut prices on Windows Azure Storage, Microsoft also intends to add a government Cloud offering to its Office 365 line-up of services. A new option is…

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March 2012 Smashing Magazine Calendar Wallpapers

Anyway this month Smashing Magazine have got 20 new brilliant wallpapers for March. The wallpapers naturally revolve around Spring and there’s even a few references to St.Patricks day which is next weekend.

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