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07.02.12
StatCounter: Windows 7 now powering most PCs, passed 50-percent threshold in June
07.02.12

StatCounter: Windows 7 now powering most PCs, passed 50-percent threshold in June

Windows 8 may be on the horizon with a fall 2012 release, but Microsoft's current OS, Win 7, just...

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01.04.12
Microsoft: UK Retailer 'sold 94,000 counterfeit copies of Windows' (Update: Comet responds)
01.04.12

Microsoft: UK Retailer 'sold 94,000 counterfeit copies of Windows' (Update: Comet responds)

Microsoft has launched an attack on beleaguered electronics retailer Comet -- stating that the...

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10.25.11
Windows XP turns 10, enjoys its golden years and slow transition into retirement
10.25.11

Windows XP turns 10, enjoys its golden years and slow transition into retirement

It's hard to believe that it was ten years ago today that Windows XP first hit retail shelves. It...

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10.15.11
Windows 7 overtakes XP globally, Vista found weeping in a corner
10.15.11

Windows 7 overtakes XP globally, Vista found weeping in a corner

According to StatCounter, it's taken roughly two years for Redmond's latest to surpass XP and bec...

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02.19.10
Microsoft confirms rootkit caused Windows XP blue screens
02.19.10

Microsoft confirms rootkit caused Windows XP blue screens

When malware writers fail to generate clean, reliable code, just who can you trust? On the heels of...

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12.02.09
ViewSonic VCP08 seen clearly, largely in the wild
12.02.09

ViewSonic VCP08 seen clearly, largely in the wild

Last we saw of ViewSonic's VCP08 Windows XP phone was just a handful of renders. New images have su...

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05.01.09
Windows 7 RC and XP given extensions on life well into 2010
05.01.09

Windows 7 RC and XP given extensions on life well into 2010

Whether or not Windows 7 does launch in October as previously suggested, those who have (or plan to...

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04.29.09
Windows 7's virtual XP has intangible system requirements
04.29.09

Windows 7's virtual XP has intangible system requirements

Microsoft tickled our meta-OS fancies last week by talking up the virtualized version of Windows XP...

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