Although the software titan officially ended support for Windows 10 version 1511 last month, it had a change of heart and has announced that it is extending support for the OS for another six months. Until April. The new Windows as a service model that Microsoft is now pursuing has each version of the operating system...

Microsoft have started to ring the bells for users who feel they can stay on Windows XP forever. Patch, general and security support for Windows XP will cease in 998 days. Announcing the end game, Stephen Rose, Microsoft’s senior community manager, said that the operating system – which is now 10 years old – has...