Microsoft gets $10M to extend Windows XP support in U.K.

How much is the price of failing to get off Windows XP on time? That would be £5.548 million or roughly $10 million if you happen to be the government of the United

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Reading Mozilla’s signals

Devices using Windows 8 are a hard sell these days. Mozilla said it will stop developing its Firefox browser on Windows 8. On Canadian retail sites, consumers can buy Windows 8 RT and

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Microsoft to continue supporting XP only in this country

Come April 8, Microsoft Corp. will no longer provide security support for its much loved Windows XP operating system. In markets like Canada and the United States, Microsoft is urging users to replace

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XP to Windows 8.1 upgrade is ‘impossible’: Users

Microsoft Corp. is getting flayed by some Windows users for failing to provide a clear upgrade path from its aging but beloved XP operating system to its newest Windows 8.1 OS. Earlier this

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Android device sales to hit 1.1 billion in 2014

Shipment of mobile devices powered by Google Inc.’s Android operating system will exceed one billion for the first time in 2014, according to research firm Gartner Inc.’s annual forecast. Gartner predicts up to

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Planning for sunset on Microsoft Windows XP

Hewlett Packard and Intel are both looking forward to the end of Windows XP on April 8, 2014. After that date, official support by Microsoft for the operating system will end. This has

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How to buy the best Windows 8 device this holiday

Picking up a Windows 8 device can be complicated considering the wide array of devices, the OS works on. Here’s a brief guide to clue you in on what features to look out

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Microsoft to consolidate Windows OS

Consolidation of the Windows operating systems for desktop, mobile phones and tablets is coming soon, according a senior executive of Microsoft Corp. Currently Microsoft has Windows 8, Windows Phone and Windows RT, but

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Microsoft patches Windows zero-day today

Microsoft Corp. will patch today, a flaw in Windows that affects all editions of the operating systems ranging from the 12-year-old XP to the just released Windows 8.1. Security researchers who discovered the

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