Sweet penny! As we, hopefully, all know by now, Microsoft will be ending support for Windows 7 next year. One of the world’s most popular OS will reach end of support less than a year from now. January 14, 2020, to be exact. Microsoft is currently engaged in a drive to move users away from this old platform and onto...

Buzz among the bees is that Microsoft could increase its Windows licensing plans, and the company is eyeing certain types of PCs for this move that is sure to have an impact on prices. Most specifically, those high-end computers that are on the premium end of the market. Now, admittedly, the report comes from a rather...

Don’t look now, but it appears that Microsoft is looking to introduce a price hike for certain versions of its operating system. Basically, Windows 10 prices for some SKUs are in line for a revision. This has been revealed by the ever accurate Mary Jo Foley. Her sources claim that the software titan is pondering these...

Not in the UK, at least. The HP Elite x3 is pretty much the only real Windows 10 Mobile flagship handset on the market, but it seems that the company can’t make its mind how to best price it. The Brexit effect, perhaps. Or something else, maybe. Because even though HP rolled out a massive discount for the handset in...

Although the Windows 8.1 pricing scheme is not the biggest mystery in the world, things got rather interesting when Microsoft announced at BUILD 2014 that it was making the OS free for OEMs. Certain OEMs, mind you, those that create tablets with display sizes smaller than 9 inches. This was clearly an attempt to bring...

Google have built their success on either offering amazing stuff away for free, or at low, low price points. Chromebooks seems to be following this pattern, to the tee. Up until now, Chrome OS hardware was available at highly discounted prices, but the parties involved are now stretching up the tags even further — no...

Another new Microsoft infographic. The company only sparingly releases infographics, and when it does they’re mostly for Windows Phone. However, this new one makes a statement. A rather bold statement that highlights just how affordable a move to the Windows Phone ecosystem is. Like most things in life, value for...

The first batch of Intel Core M notebooks is on track for release this holiday season, though most of the new such machines will only arrive early next year. Just ahead of the regular Broadwell powered products. These too are powered by the new Broadwell architecture, though Intel has gone for the maximum processing...

Several sources have weighed in on how Microsoft will release their next operating system. Making Windows 9 free for Windows 8 users is a notion that has been thrown around a lot. And now an esteemed Russian leaker has confirmed that Redmond is indeed planning some surprises. This very short tweet claims that the...

Been waiting for the opportune moment to get Microsoft’s newest Windows RT tablet? This new Surface 2 discount means the tablet now starts at $349. This new promotional pricing is reflected on the official product page. All three available models are now discounted by $100 — the 32GB variant, the 64GB model and the...