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Microsoft stops selling Windows 7 versions, Windows 8
Microsoft stops selling Windows 7 versions, Windows 8
Microsoft has halted the retail sale of some versions of its still-popular Windows 7 operating system, and of its successor Windows 8. 06 Nov 2014 - 19 comments
Report: Microsoft Office for iPad coming soon
Report: Microsoft Office for iPad coming soon
According to connected insider Mary Jo Foley, Microsoft will be releasing a full Office for iPad 'sooner than you think. 15 Feb 2014 - 2 comments
Mozilla postpones 'Modern' version of Firefox, again
Mozilla postpones 'Modern' version of Firefox, again
Mozilla has confirmed that its Windows 8 'Modern' version of Firefox has been postponed, again, this time until January. 17 Sep 2013 - 2 comments
Windows 8 market share explodes for August
Windows 8 market share explodes for August
Windows 8 saw its share grow significantly for August. 02 Sep 2013 - 16 comments
Firefox to make its first touch-ready Windows 8 appearance
Firefox to make its first touch-ready Windows 8 appearance
Mozilla is planning to launch a touch-ready version of its Firefox browser for Windows 8 by the end of the year, nearly a year after the operating system launched. 21 Aug 2013 - 2 comments
Windows 8 now at just 5.4 percent market share
Windows 8 now at just 5.4 percent market share
Windows 8 continues its very slow path to relevance, now controlling 5.4 percent of global market share. 01 Aug 2013 - 7 comments
Review: The first 8-inch full Windows 8 tablet, the Acer Iconia W3
Review: The first 8-inch full Windows 8 tablet, the Acer Iconia W3
Review: The first 8.1-inch full Windows 8 tablet, the Acer Iconia W3 09 Jul 2013 - 5 comments
HP, Samsung team up to fight Windows piracy in China
HP, Samsung team up to fight Windows piracy in China
HP and Samsung have teamed up to fight Windows OS piracy in China. 20 Jun 2013 - 13 comments
All smaller Windows 8 tablets to ship with bundled copy of Office 2013
All smaller Windows 8 tablets to ship with bundled copy of Office 2013
Microsoft has confirmed today that future Windows 8 tablets in the 7 to 8-inch range will ship with free copies of Office 2013 06 Jun 2013 - 5 comments
Acer Iconia W3 is the first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet
Acer Iconia W3 is the first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet
Acer has unveiled the world's first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet, the Iconia W3 04 Jun 2013 - 2 comments
Windows Blue update preview coming next month
Windows Blue update preview coming next month
Microsoft will release a preview version of its anticipated Windows 8 update at Build, the company has confirmed. 09 May 2013 - 16 comments
Microsoft sold 100 million Windows 8 licenses so far
Microsoft sold 100 million Windows 8 licenses so far
Microsoft Corp has revealed that it has sold over 100 million licenses for its flagship Windows 8 operating system in the six months since its launch. 07 May 2013 - 1 comment
Microsoft shipped 900,000 Surface tablets last quarter
Microsoft shipped 900,000 Surface tablets last quarter
Good for 1.8 percent market share 03 May 2013 - 5 comments
Windows Blue will include boot to desktop option
Windows Blue will include boot to desktop option
Can bypass Modern UI 18 Apr 2013 - 31 comments
Nokia expands Nokia+ Music streaming service to Windows 8, RT devices
Nokia expands Nokia+ Music streaming service to Windows 8, RT devices
Subscription service allows for unlimited music on mobile devices 07 Apr 2013
Microsoft changes one requirement of Windows 8 tablets, suggesting smaller form factor is coming
Microsoft changes one requirement of Windows 8 tablets, suggesting smaller form factor is coming
Microsoft has made a small change to its Windows 8 tablet minimum hardware requirements 29 Mar 2013 - 1 comment
Windows Store hits 50,000 apps
Windows Store hits 50,000 apps
Unofficial tally by MetroStore Scanner 23 Mar 2013 - 2 comments
Samsung: 'Windows 8 is no better than Vista'
Samsung: 'Windows 8 is no better than Vista'
Partially blames the OS for stagnant PC sales 10 Mar 2013 - 22 comments
Nokia unveils Music app for Windows 8 and RT
Nokia unveils Music app for Windows 8 and RT
App follows their Windows Phone application of the same name 27 Feb 2013
Best Buy now offering $100 discount on all Windows 8 touchscreen PCs
Best Buy now offering $100 discount on all Windows 8 touchscreen PCs
Best Buy has confirmed that all Windows 8 touchscreen computers will have a discount, at least for the next two weeks. 24 Feb 2013 - 3 comments
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