Achievement unlocked! A new year, a new success. Windows 10 has finally overtaken Windows 7 to become the world’s number one desktop operating system. Figures provided by NetMarketShare reveal that the newest version of Windows now has a market share of 39.22%. This puts Windows 10 significantly ahead of Windows 7,...

The Surface ecosystem is calm as ever, steady, with nothing much unexpected happening. Save for Surface Go, which has quietly become more successful than many expected. This is the smallest and most affordable Surface device to date, which Microsoft launched not too long ago to good critical reception. Apparently,...

Windows 10 Version 1809, better known as the October 2018 Update, turned out to be the company’s buggiest release in a long time. And this has significantly affected its uptake. Or, at least, its early adoption rates. This has been revealed in the AdDuplex report for December, which shows that the latest version of...

No surprises here! Windows 10 is now the operating system of choice for most Firefox users, but they don’t really care for the Microsoft Edge web browser. These interesting statistics have been provided by Mozilla. With the company confirming that Windows 10 managed to overtake Windows 7 in late October, and has in...

That’s a resounding success, if ever there was one! Some three years since launch, more than 50% of businesses have made the move to Windows 10, the latest version of Microsoft’s OS. This, despite the fact that many are still clinging to Windows 7. Which still is the most popular desktop operating system in the...

The journey that started in 2012 has now reached its first destination. Microsoft Surface has continued its growth trajectory, and the innovative line of hardware devices has grown in stature. Among buyers, that is. It now finds itself in good company — among the top 5 brands for PCs in the United States. This was...

But just almost. This version will never officially achieve the 90% market share mark, as the rollout of the October 2018 Update for Windows 10 is about to begin in the coming days. Meaning, even though the April 2018 Update started out with a much faster rollout than the Fall Creators Update, it will not cross the...

Wow, that was fast! Microsoft has a reason to be pleased with the swift adoption of the Windows 10 April Update, with the latest version of the operating system already powering one in two PCs. That is to say, 50% of compatible Windows 10 PCs. These newest numbers have been provided by advertising network AdDuplex and...

The fine folks over at Kantar, a market research firm, have revealed their latest monthly mobile figures. And the Windows Phone market share numbers paint a sorry picture. Unsurprisingly. Android and iOS are currently dominating the market, while fewer and fewer buyers are now interested in the Windows Phone platform....

Really? It takes an awful lot to move Windows 10 market share up or down these days, but apparently February was not that kind a month for Microsoft’s newest operating system. The company is coming off of the rollout of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, a process which took a fair few months. But instead of helping the...