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  • Microsoft's rollout of Windows 10 gets B+ grade

    <a href="">Microsoft</a> has done a good job rolling out <a href="">Windows 10</a> in the first two weeks, analysts said today, and the general vibe for Windows 8's replacement has been positive, even though glitches have dampened some enthusiasm.

    Written by Gregg Keizer14 Aug. 15 04:28
  • Patch halt looms for half of all IE users

    With just over four months left before Microsoft stops serving security updates to most versions of Internet Explorer (IE) other than IE11, nearly half of all IE users are still running a soon-to-be-retired edition, new data released Saturday showed.

    Written by Gregg Keizer04 Aug. 15 04:20
  • Windows 8 growth spurt: Better late than never

    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 now power more personal computers than the still-strong, senior-citizen Windows XP, according to the latest statistics from analytics vendor Net Applications.

    Written by Gregg Keizer02 June 15 05:15
  • Forecast update: 410m PCs on Windows 10 in 18 months

    Microsoft should have Windows 10 on more than 410 million personal computers within 18 months of the new OS's release, an analysis of user share data and upgrade tempos shows.

    Written by Gregg Keizer19 May 15 06:01
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  • Windows 8's uptake climbs but still trails Vista's

    Windows 8's uptake came unstuck last month and shoved into a forward gear for the first time since May, but the OS trailed Windows Vista's tempo of six years ago, according to data published Monday.

    Written by Gregg Keizer02 Sept. 14 22:05
  • Perspective: Throw Windows XP a lifeline, Microsoft

    Microsoft's support for WIndows XP ends in less than four months, and the company has warned users repeatedly that it's time to move on. But a lot of them are sticking with the aged OS. And for Microsoft, that's a problem.

    Written by Gregg Keizer18 Dec. 13 20:43