A fifth of big corporations are still on Windows 7
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Hackers rub paws with glee

With just six months until Microsoft officially ends support for its nine year old operating system Windows 7, almost a fifth of large enterprises still haven’t migrated to Windows 10.

Microsoft has not killed off its dedicated streaming Scarlett
Published in Gaming

Still working on it

Microsoft is still making a dedicated streaming device to complement its next-gen Scarlett console offering.

Microsoft "bug" was a feature
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Vole doesn't think you need to back up your registry

Microsoft has issued a warning to all Windows 10 users that a serious and long-running bug in the platform was “by design”.

Bill Gates says he has never got over one mistake
Published in Mobiles

We missed doing an Android

Software King of the World, and sworn enemy of the mosquito, Bill Gates, says he never has really got over his biggest mistake.

Microsoft shows off Windows 10 running Linux
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Comes with its own Linux kernel

Software King of the World Microsoft has just released a new Windows 10 Insider Preview build featuring the Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 which allows you to run more Linux software on Windows and with better performance than Vole's previous attempts.

Microsoft and Oracle link up their clouds
Published in Cloud

Double the rain

Software King of the World Microsoft has decided to link its cloud with one belonging to the licence fee collector Oracle.

Macworld admits Apple has lost the plot
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Cut and pastes Fudzilla arguments

You know that there is something wrong when a fanatical Apple fanboy rag like Macworld starts to use phrases to describe the fruity cargo cult which might have come from Fudzilla.

Bing is no longer a joke
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It took ten years but now makes big money

It is the tenth birthday of Microsoft’s Bing search engine and Bloomberg wants to point out that it has gone from a joke to a money spinner for Redmond.

Microsoft abandons universal Windows apps
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End of an error

Software King of the word Microsoft has walked away from the  idea of having universal Windows apps that would span across phones, tablets, PCs, and Xbox consoles.

Microsoft talks about Windows Lite
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A Modern OS for the Post Modern world

Software King of the World Microsoft has been talking about the need for something it calls Modern OS.