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Microsoft Band Sold Out, People Forming Lines Outside Stores

Microsoft Band Sold Out, People Forming Lines Outside Stores

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Whoa, bet no one saw this coming! With Microsoft Band, the company tried a new strategy of a stealth launch, so to say, without any announcement event, without any buildup of ...

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Dell And HP Still Pushing Windows 7 Hardware

Dell And HP Still Pushing Windows 7 Hardware

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OEMs. Enough said. It’s been two years to the day since Windows 8 made its debut, but companies like Dell and HP are still keen to push Windows 7 machines to buyers. Laptops ...

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Windows 7 OEM License Sales Ending This Week

Windows 7 OEM License Sales Ending This Week

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Time for Microsoft to bring its modern operating systems into the spotlight. Windows 7 OEM license sales are soon to be part of history, with the company ending sales of such ...

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Windows 8 Turns Two

Windows 8 Turns Two

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Microsoft’s most enigmatic operating system is now two years old. Windows 8 was unveiled on October 26, 2012, and went on sale the very next day. And it’s been quite a ride for ...

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Surface Pro 2 Tablet No Longer Available For Purchase

Surface Pro 2 Tablet No Longer Available For Purchase

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The Surface Pro 2 tablet was more of an evolutionary step forward for Microsoft, compared to the original Surface Pro, but the company really turned up the heat with the Surface ...

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Surface RT Still The Most Popular Windows 8 Device Ever

Surface RT Still The Most Popular Windows 8 Device Ever

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The original. Microsoft launched the Surface RT back in October 2012 as its first ever tablet, and since then many other manufacturers have launched competing devices. However, ...

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Surface Pro 3 Sold Out (Almost) Everywhere

Surface Pro 3 Sold Out (Almost) Everywhere

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Surface Pro 3 sold out, now that’s a phrase you don’t hear all too often. Microsoft’s newest slate is a darn good tablet, it’s a darn good device, period. And it’s selling very ...

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Lenovo Confirms Sales Are Up Due To Windows XP Retirement

Lenovo Confirms Sales Are Up Due To Windows XP Retirement

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Windows XP retirement is at it again. Almost every other manufacturer has confirmed that Microsoft pulling the plug on the old operating system has had a positive effect on PC ...

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Surface Pro 3 Goes Global, Now Available In 28 Markets

Surface Pro 3 Goes Global, Now Available In 28 Markets

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Right on target. Microsoft’s impressive new tablet, the Surface Pro 3, is now available in a total of 28 markets worldwide, a solid 25 of which are new for the device. The ...

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Microsoft Hides Software Sales Data, Claims China

Microsoft Hides Software Sales Data, Claims China

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Chinese antitrust authorities are currently investigating several companies for violations, with Microsoft being one of them. And now some new details have emerged. It is being ...

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Windows XP Retirement Also Helped HP Grow Its Business

Windows XP Retirement Also Helped HP Grow Its Business

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Made peace already? The Windows XP retirement has helped many a company post better sales, and now we have another addition to this list in the form of HP. Yes, the same HP ...

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HP Still Pushing Windows 7 PCs Hard In Brand New Sale

HP Still Pushing Windows 7 PCs Hard In Brand New Sale

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It’s a company eat company world out there. Despite the emphasis on Windows 8 by Microsoft, HP is still directing its consumers towards Windows 7 PCs in new promotions. Then ...

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Windows Phone Q2 Market Share Drops To Just 2.5%, IDC

Windows Phone Q2 Market Share Drops To Just 2.5%, IDC

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IDC have just released their newest figures revealing the worldwide shipments of smartphones by operating systems for Q2 2014, and Windows Phone suffered both a dip in shipments ...

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Windows XP Retirement Is Only Slightly Helping The PC Industry

Windows XP Retirement Is Only Slightly Helping The PC Industry

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Surely, the collapsing PC hardware market could use all the help it can get, but it appears that the retirement of Windows XP has only been a small factor in this recent growth. ...

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Samsung Likely To Fail In Its Goal Of Tablet Dominance

Samsung Likely To Fail In Its Goal Of Tablet Dominance

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Been a while since we have heard something from Samsung. Part of it is because the Korean company is knee deep with the Android platform, on both smartphones and slates. And ...

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