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Microsoft's offer of free Windows 10 upgrades for those with Windows 7 or 8.1 PCs finally ends today. Did you upgrade your PC to the new OS - or are you happy sticking with old-school Windows?
Microsoft is being sued in the US and Israel over alleged legal violations relating to its free Windows 10 upgrades, which will end on Friday. Both lawsuits are seeking class action status.
In 7 days' time, Microsoft will end its offer of a free upgrade to Windows 10 for Windows 7/8.1 PCs. But even if you're not yet ready to move to the new OS, you can 'reserve' a free upgrade for later.
Microsoft's Get Windows 10 app is gearing up for the final days of the free upgrade offer, as it now shows a countdown. The icon in the system tray also shows a yellow alert symbol.
The latest statistics release by Valve reveal that 95.50% of all Steam gamers are using Windows on their machines, and 44.96% of these users are utilizing the 64-bit version of Windows 10.
Microsoft has now prepared a full screen notification to persuade Windows 7 and 8.1 users to upgrade to the latest version of its OS. However, it will only be displayed to a subset of users.
After announcing a new Windows 10 app yesterday, the future of Roku's apps for Microsoft's older platforms was uncertain. The company has now confirmed that it will still support its legacy apps.
Microsoft has stated that a number of new improvements are headed to the Enterprise editions of IE on Windows 7 and 8.1, including the v.2 XML schema, the "about:compat" page, and more.
WhatsApp has announced the launch of its new desktop app for Mac and Windows PCs - but the Windows version isn't a Universal app for Windows 10; in fact, it's supported all the way back to Windows 8.
After receiving negative feedback from big customers who are not ready to make the jump to Windows 10, the Redmond giant has chosen to revise its hardware support policy.
Twitter has announced that from April 15, it will terminate support on Windows for its TweetDeck application - a favorite among power users - directing users to switch to TweetDeck on the web instead.
Windows 10 64-bit is now used by 34.01% of Steam gamers, just behind Windows 7 64-bit on 34.21% - but when you combine the 32- and 64-bit variants of each OS, the gap between them remains much larger.
Apps make a lot of sense on touch-centric phones and tablets - but how much use do you make of Windows Store apps on your notebook and desktop PCs? We're eager to hear your thoughts and experiences.
Microsoft released important fixes and updates for Windows 10, but the company also addressed security flaws in older versions of its operating system. This included six issues, deemed 'Critical'.
The latest Steam survey numbers are out and they have revealed increased adoption of Microsoft's latest OS among users of the gaming platform, while Windows 7 and 8 have continued to decline.
Microsoft is now pushing Windows 10 upgrades as a 'recommended' update for Windows 7 and 8.1 users, rather than an 'optional' one, but users will still have the final say on whether or not to install.
Windows 10's growth is really starting to show now; only six months after its release, it is now the second most-used version of Windows. Windows 7 still holds an impressive slice of the pie though.
The Linx 7 Windows tablet is usually priced at just under £80 in the UK, but it's currently available for £49.99, and comes with a free one-year Office 365 Personal subscription, worth £59.99.
AV-Test Institute's latest findings show that Microsoft has significantly advanced its stock anti-malware offering. And surprisingly, Windows Defender protects better on Windows 8 than Windows 10.
Microsoft hit a massive milestone this month, their latest OS - Windows 10 - has stormed into second place, overtaking Windows 8.1. Now it has it's sight set on Windows 7.
Those still on Windows 8.0 will need to upgrade to a newer version of Microsoft's OS as of today or else risk using a less secure operating system as its support period comes to a close.
According to various sources, the wait could be almost over for Windows Phone 8.1 users anxious to get their hands on Windows 10 Mobile. Sources say that an event may be held on Jan. 12, next week.
Did you upgrade ASAP, or did you wait a while before taking the plunge? Did you buy a new Windows 10 PC - or are you sticking with Windows 7 or 8.1 for now? Vote in our poll, and share your thoughts!
The latest update for the Surface App for Windows has introduced greater flexibility in customizing the actions associated with various button inputs, when using Microsoft's Surface Pen.
Microsoft has revised its 'Get Windows 10' experience on Windows 7 and 8.1, presenting users with just two clear options to install the new OS: they can either "upgrade now" or "upgrade tonight".
The popular news and analysis publication, The Wall Street Journal, has updated their app for Windows 10. The new universal app brings the same user interface to phone and PC. We take a look.
A new update to the Xbox One Wireless Adapter driver makes it possible to use the device on any Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 PC, despite the initial launch unit being restricted to Windows 10.
Microsoft is now able to update smartphones running Windows 10 Mobile without requiring testing and approval of mobile carriers, thanks to the decoupling of the radio stack in the OS.
A couple of weeks after overhauling its web interface, and releasing a new app for Mac, WordPress.com has launched a new app for Windows, which it says is "simple, seamless and blazingly fast" to use.
Microsoft has recently updated its Certificate Trust List after private keys belonging to a digital certificate for its Xbox Live domain had been disclosed.
An Office 365 Personal subscription costs £59.99 in the UK - but for £39.99, you can now get a Linx 7 Windows 8.1 tablet (and a free upgrade to Windows 10, of course), with the Office sub included.
Microsoft says it is terminating support for the slimmed-down version of its Windows OS designed for Internet of Things devices - on the Intel Galileo and Galileo Gen 2 on November 30.
Microsoft has rolled out an update for the Groove app for PC and Mobile, which can be downloaded now through the Windows Store. The update mainly focuses on UX improvements and clean up.
Some tech support reps from Dell and HP have been recommending users to revert back to older versions of Windows, citing glitches in Microsoft's latest operating system.
Microsoft has updated its Windows Lifecycle Fact Sheet to indicate that OEMs have only a year more left before they starting clearing inventory of machines with Windows 7/8.1 pre-installed.
Windows 10 adoption looks to have slowed down during October. It's not wholly bad news for Microsoft though as Windows 10 usage is still increasing. Adoption could increase over the holiday season.
Following over 110 million downloads and months of feedback from customers, Microsoft is making several changes to Windows 10 upgrade paths, making it a simpler and more user-friendly process.
Microsoft says a "mistake" on its part resulted in the optional 'Upgrade to Windows 10' checkbox in Windows Update being pre-ticked, which led to multiple reports of the OS installing automatically.
Along with a bevvy of functionality and features, the latest Windows Insider build, 10565, now allows you to perform a clean install by utilizing a valid key from Windows 7, 8 or 8.1.
Microsoft has announced the latest version of the Lumia Imaging SDK, which now includes support for Universal Windows Apps in Windows 10 while continuing to support older versions of the OS as well.
Microsoft's game creation video game, Project Spark, will be dropping its micro transactions based revenue model and will go completely free starting from October 5.
Microsoft has published a new guide which explains how Windows 10 can be activated, following a slight confusion over who would have to enter a product key to activate their device.
Following the heartbreaking news that our games from the noughties will no longer run in Windows 10 due to the removal of certain DRM support, Microsoft has now killed it in Vista, 7 and 8.
The Kurio Smart tablet has a high-def 8.9-inch display and includes a detachable keyboard, pre-installed child-friendly games and apps, and a one-year Office 365 subscription.
After more than a month since the release of Windows 10, Microsoft has quietly started pushing out the promised Update 3 for Windows 8.1 RT devices like the Surface RT and Surface 2.
Even if it has a long way to go to reach the usage level of Windows 7, the adoption of Windows 10 among app users is quickly approaching that of Windows 8.1, according to a new report from AdDuplex.
Microsoft has discounted the price of its two Halo games in the Windows Store by up to 60%. Being a universal purchase, you can buy both the games for a total of $4.48 to play on your Windows devices.
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As part of Microsoft's Back to School deals, the company is currently offering up to £150 off its flagship Surface Pro 3 tablet but - unlike in the US - it still comes with Windows 8.1 in the UK.