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Microsoft Unsure When They Will Stop Selling Windows 7 To OEMs

12/11/2013, It was recently that Microsoft announced that they would stop selling Windows 7 to OEMs come 30th October 2014. This is unsurprising given that Windows 8 is the company’s latest platform, and one which we’re sure they would prefer if many were to...

Internet Explorer 11 For Windows 7 Available Now

11/07/2013, Today, Microsoft has finally released Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 users. The final release is available for download today worldwide, whereas the company says that it will begin automatically updating Windows 7 users in “the weeks...

Windows 7 Update Bug Results In Endless Reboots In Brazil

04/11/2013, Rome might be the Eternal City, but Windows 7 could be the eternal reboot, if nothing is done about the situation for folks living in Brazil. I am referring to those who are running the 32-bit version of Windows 7 on their notebooks in Brazil, where their...

Microsoft Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Now An Automatic Update

03/19/2013, Did you hear the latest from Microsoft? The software giant has started to roll out Windows 7 Service Pack 1 as an automatic update, never mind that Service Pack 1 was originally released a couple of years ago. Good thing that the Microsoft folks have...

Windows 8 $15 Promotional Upgrade For Win 7 PCs Ends Thursday

02/26/2013, If you recently purchased a Windows 7 PC, you’re probably aware Microsoft has given those customers the opportunity to upgrade their machines to Windows 8 for only $15. The $15 upgrade offer was first started back in August 2012, and it looks as...

Consumer Reports Says: Stick With Windows 7

12/18/2012, Most new PC buyers will have Windows 8 pre-loaded, and it is only a matter of time before the new Microsoft OS gets the majority share of Windows installs, however as a current Windows 7 user, should you upgrade? Consumer Reports says that you should...

NEC VersaPro VZ Windows 7 tablet

03/22/2012, You know that Microsoft has taken their upcoming operating system known as Windows 8 seriously, and intend to continue the good work where Windows 7 left off. Well, for those who are looking at an alternative tablet device, the NEC VersaPro VZ might be...

Netbook Navigator tablet runs on Windows 7

02/06/2012, The tablet market is more or less dominated by just two operating systems – Android of Google and iOS from Apple’s stable, but it seems as though Microsoft still has an extremely small voice in this niche (a squeak, actually), with their...

Gigabyte S1081 Windows 7 tablet announced

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Gigabyte has just announced the launch of its new high-performance Windows 7 tablet. Called the S1081, it features a 10.1″ display and is powered by the new Intel Atom Cedar Trail platform which is touted to be powerful and energy...

ITG xpPhone 2 running on Windows 7 released in China

12/30/2011, Sometime back in October, we reported on ITG’s xpPhone 2, a device manufactured by a company that seems to believe that mobile chipsets and mobile platforms are not the way to go, as evidenced by their choice of hardware and software. Well if you’re...

Toshiba unveils WT301/D Windows 7 tablet for Japan

12/13/2011, Enterprise users in seek of a tablet in Japan will be pleased to know that Toshiba has announced the WT301/D tablet running on Windows 7, a platform that enterprise users seem to favor over more consumer-friendly platforms such as iOS and Android,...

Fujitsu updates Stylistic Q550 with new processor and SSD option

12/09/2011, Some time earlier this year, we reported that Fujitsu’s tablet PC, the Stylistic Q550 was ready to start shipping. Given how the focus on tablets has taken a rather dramatic turn towards iOS and Android, we have to wonder how many users are left who...