So you know that line in the movies where the magician says “pick a card, any card”? Well, Microsoft sales and marketing employees need to learn how to make a variation of those words work. “Pick an Operating System, any Operating System”. At this point, Microsoft have said that Windows 8 will come out in 2012....

During the Day 1 keynote of our annual Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, Steve Ballmer revealed that Windows 7 has officially sold 400 million licenses to-date. That equates to 7 copies of Windows 7 sold a second. Windows 7 is now running on 27.13% of all PCs worldwide. And of PCs running Windows 7 in...

This is pretty cool. A Windows 8 date and time logon display for Windows 7. This was created by AskVG’s DA group member “dejco” to provide the Windows 8 Metro logon look for Windows 7. Here are instructions on how to get the look. Download the rar file Extract it using WinRAR or some other similar...

So this is a pretty cool tweak for Windows 7. If you would like to have the Windows 8 wallpaper (below) as your Windows 7 logon background, here’s what you need to do.. Download the Windows 8 logon screen background from here. Download and use the free Windows 7 Logon Screen Changer utility to apply...

On a slightly separate note, my friend Marc Liron is having a great Windows training sale. He’s offering a bargain basement sale of a lifetime! 200 training videos for less than $50. Some of the titles.. Windows 7 troubleshooting Windows 7 TroubleShooting: In these videos he walks you through the 6...

So here’s the deal. My buddy Marc and I made a bet a year or more ago and I need your help to make my $500. He basically bet that by the summer of 2011, I would not be able to name 10 (just ten) companies in the Fortune 500 who are officially using or seriously considering using Windows 7. By seriously...