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  • Gartner: No help for the PC biz from Windows 10

    Windows 10 won't help the struggling PC business out of its multi-year slump in 2015, according to researcher Gartner. But it might next year.

    Written by Gregg Keizer08 July 15 06:43
  • With Windows 10 imminent, Windows 8.1 sales demise clock to start tickin'

    The impending debut of Windows 10 near the end of next month will start the clock ticking toward a deadline in 2016 when Microsoft will stop selling Windows 8.1 at retail, and a 2017 shut-off of sales of new devices armed with the soon-to-be-forgotten OS.

    Written by Gregg Keizer19 June 15 05:08
  • Windows 8 growth spurt: Better late than never

    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 now power more personal computers than the still-strong, senior-citizen Windows XP, according to the latest statistics from analytics vendor Net Applications.

    Written by Gregg Keizer02 June 15 05:15
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  • What's new with Java

    I'm sick of Java, as you probably are too. That said, there have been a number of changes to Java lately that may have flown under the radar. So, here is what you need to know about where things stand.

    Written by Michael Horowitz02 Nov. 14 06:25
  • Windows 8's uptake climbs but still trails Vista's

    Windows 8's uptake came unstuck last month and shoved into a forward gear for the first time since May, but the OS trailed Windows Vista's tempo of six years ago, according to data published Monday.

    Written by Gregg Keizer02 Sept. 14 22:05