This is how iconic Windows XP background image looks now - through MS Flight Simulator 2020
Legendary background photo of Windows XP was recreated with MS Flight Simulator 2020 game.
Google will support Chrome for XP until end of the year
A year ago, Microsoft stopped support for their decade-old Windows XP operating system, meaning the millions of users still running the OS could be vulnerable to exploits. Google wants to help.
You can continue to get Windows XP updates (kinda) if you are willing hack your registry
If you are one of millions who really, really, really do not want to upgrade from the ancient Windows XP operating system, a simple registry hack will give you the ability to continue getting updates, although with significant risks.
Microsoft updates Windows XP for critical Internet Explorer bug despite end of life
The exploit affects Internet Explorer 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 and Windows XP users are especially vulnerable since the company no longer supports the operating system
IRS misses Windows XP upgrade deadline, must pay millions to Microsoft for security patches
The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has confirmed that it could not migrate all of its computers from Windows XP in time for the April 8th support end-of-life, and will now have to have Microsoft millions of dollars for security patches.
Brits pay millions to continue Windows XP usage in public services
The British government has reportedly signed a milti-million pounds deal with Microsoft to continue using Windows XP in public services across the island.
Microsoft will buy back your Windows XP machine to give you a discount on a new Surface Pro 2, select Win 8 PCs
Microsoft has announced this week that it will give you $100 off a new Surface Pro 2 or select new PCs valued at $599 or more if you decide to get rid of that old Windows XP machine.
Microsoft to use pop-ups to warn Windows XP users of pending end of support for the OS, makes migration software free
Windows XP's end is nigh.
95 percent of ATMs run on Windows XP and XP loses Microsoft support in April
On April 8th, Microsoft will end their support of the ancient Windows XP operating system, and with that deadline comes an interesting time for the world's banks and the estimated 3 million ATMs around the globe.
Windows XP malware infections will spike after April 2014
If you are still clinging to Microsoft's 12 year old Windows XP, you might want to consider planning an upgrade before April.
Google will support Chrome browser for Windows XP through 2015
Despite Microsoft ending support for its old Windows XP operating system, Google will not give up on their Chrome browser, issuing updates until at least April 2015 for XP users.
405 million users still running aged Windows XP operating system
Microsoft may have finally turned a corner in its ongoing efforts to move users away from the aged Windows XP operating system.
Windows 7 surpasses Windows XP in Web traffic
According to the latest numbers from research firm Net Applications, Windows 7 has surpassed Windows XP in global Web traffic among desktop OS. ......
Next Photoshop to drop Windows XP support
According to one source, Adobe's current Photoshop CS6 will be the last version of the editing software to support Windows XP. The post cites ......
Google killing support for Internet Explorer 8 in November
Google has announced this weekend that it will be officially discontinuing support for Internet Explorer 8 for all of its web services starting ......
Symantec update bricks some PCs
Symantec, the maker of anti-virus software, has confirmed that an update to its popular Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 and Norton anti-virus ......
Windows XP update causes loop of .NET updates
Users report that May updates for Windows XP results in infinite update loop.
Microsoft reminds customers of impending end of support for Windows XP
Microsoft has reminded its customers this week of Windows XP's impending end of life. Support for Windows XP SP3 will be dropped on April ......
Windows XP sees its share fall under 50 percent, finally
It has taken awhile, but Windows XP's global market share has finally fallen under 50 percent, to 49.69 percent. Despite the fall, the OS ......
Windows 7 surpasses Windows XP in share, in U.S.
According to the latest StatCounter analytics, Windows 7 has finally surpassed the aging Windows XP in American usage share. As of April ......