Windows 7 RC nears auto-shutdown deadline

Windows 7 RC nears auto-shutdown deadline

Last year's free preview of Windows 7 will start nagging users to pay for the operating system in two weeks,...

February 1st, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft updates Forefront with access and Web security

Microsoft updates Forefront with access and Web security

Microsoft Corp. has added new features to existing offerings that address security and access challenges to worker mobility and social...

December 4th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Windows 7: Seven points of imperfection

Windows 7: Seven points of imperfection

Since its highly ballyhooed rollout near the end of October, Windows 7 has been applauded by many as Microsoft's best...

December 3rd, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Windows 7 steals big share from XP

Windows 7 steals big share from XP

Microsoft Corp.'s Windows ran to stay in place last month as Window 7's market share gains made up for the largest-ever...

December 1st, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Developers get free Acer PC to push Windows 7: MS exec

Developers get free Acer PC to push Windows 7: MS exec

LOS ANGELES -- Was Microsoft just plain crazy giving out laptops to PDC attendees … or crazy like a fox?Steven...

November 19th, 2009 John Fontana

Unpatched SMB bug crashes Windows 7: researcher

Unpatched SMB bug crashes Windows 7: researcher

A day after Microsoft Corp. plugged more than a dozen holes in its software, a security researcher unveiled a new unpatched...

November 12th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Windows 7 early adoption rate outpaces Vista’s

Windows 7 early adoption rate outpaces Vista’s

Microsoft Corp.'s Windows 7 has broken the 4 per cent market share barrier in less than three weeks, a mark that took...

November 10th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Which Windows 7 flavour is right for you?

Which Windows 7 flavour is right for you?

Now that Windows 7 is here, you have some decisions to make. Microsoft Corp. has a virtual smorgasbord of options to...

November 2nd, 2009 tony bradley

Microsoft confirms hundreds of Windows 7 snafus

Microsoft confirms hundreds of Windows 7 snafus

Microsoft has confirmed a problem that hundreds of users have reported with downloading Windows 7, according to its support forum.The...

October 23rd, 2009 Gregg Keizer