The countdown begins, the clock is ticking! Tick tock, tick tock. Windows 7, one of the finest operating systems Microsoft ever put out there, is set to be retired in exactly a year from now. Meaning, customers have exactly 365 days to upgrade to a newer, supported version of the OS. The date to keep in mind is for...

It had to happen. And it did. Microsoft have just announced that users have one more month to install Windows 8.1 Update on their computers, and the deadline has been officially extended. That means, the date goes from May 13 to June 10. The software titan had made installation of Windows 8.1 Update mandatory for all...

Remember the date. April 8, 2014 is the last day Microsoft will provide Windows XP users with updates and security patches. Past this date, users of the vintage platform will have to fend for themselves. Most consumers then will have no choice other than to either deploy Windows 7 or Windows 8 (maybe even Windows 8.1,...