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Microsoft allows Windows 7 users to pay for security until 2023

The announcement is like a step backward for the company which has been aggressively pushing its Windows 10 OS to everyone for a `modern desktop`.

Sep 10, 2018, 12:06 PM IST

Microsoft develops its own version of Linux-based operating system

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In a rather unconventional move, Microsoft is working on a Linux-based operating system.

Sep 18, 2015, 12:20 PM IST

Microsoft to match NT kernel with OS versions in Windows 10

Microsoft has said that the upcoming Windows 10 OS will include a change that will make the Windows NT kernel jump to version 10.0.

Nov 25, 2014, 13:25 PM IST

Microsoft releases self-satire game to sendoff Windows XP

As Windows XP moves towards its end, Microsoft has made a satirical game which fights the windows components.

Apr 14, 2014, 10:54 AM IST

Microsoft ends support to XP; opens market for Chinese firms

Computers can still run XP but it will become more insecure and prone to viruses.

Apr 09, 2014, 13:06 PM IST

Microsoft to end Windows XP support from Tuesday

The software giant has been warning users about its plans of withdrawing Windows XP support since September.

Apr 08, 2014, 16:27 PM IST

It's curtains down on Microsoft Windows XP on Tuesday

Microsoft will stop technical support for its most popular operating system (OS) Windows XP globally from Tuesday, bringing down curtains on the software giant's longest running OS.

Apr 07, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

New Microsoft OS 'Threshold' to combine Xbox, Windows, Windows Phone features

The company is also about to deliver an update to Windows 8.1, known as Windows 8.1 Update 1, in 2014.

Dec 04, 2013, 10:55 AM IST

Microsoft unveils Windows Server 2012 to power Cloud OS

The new operating system tries to integrate Cloud-based technologies within the network without compromising on security.

Sep 07, 2012, 11:28 AM IST

Microsoft launches 'new generation' Windows

The operating system is designed to run seamlessly on computers and rapidly-growing tablets.

Mar 01, 2012, 00:03 AM IST