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Google puts integration at the centre of Chrome for Work

Chrome OS devices play nicely with other enterprise technologies, the company says read more »

Microsoft seeds Windows 7, 8.1 PCs with Windows 10 upgrade 'nag' notices

Microsoft has seeded Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 PCs with an as-yet-optional update that will pitch the free Windows 10 upgrade to customers. read more »

1.5m now testing Windows 10 preview

More people download and try a preview than run it regularly after that read more »

Fitness First replaces legacy data centres with hybrid cloud to save 'hundreds of thousands of pounds' a year

Fitness First global programme manager talks to ComputerworldUK about data centre migration benefits read more »

Accenture: 'OS providers need to work with enterprises higher up-stream'

As firms become more mobile-focused, OS vendors need to be more open about future updates to avoid interoperability issues read more »

Inside the new Windows 10 Technical Preview tools, SDK

Microsoft's massive Windows 10 developer package contains surprises for developers and users alike read more »

Facebook benefits from formalising management of open source

Facebook is now contributing more to external open source projects and keeping closer tabs on its own open source efforts read more »

Be wary of upgrading to Windows 10 as a Service, lawyers warn businesses

Microsoft licensing is complicated at the best of times. Offering Windows 10 'as a service' simply adds to the complexity read more »

Microsoft fixes IE memory problems on Patch Tuesday

Windows and Office also got patches this month read more »

Raspberry Pi 2 gets major speed boost and - shock - Windows 10 support

But price stays the same read more »

How to migrate from Windows Server 2003 successfully

10 steps to upgrading as end of support looms for Microsoft's popular operating system read more »

Microsoft results buoyed by cloud products, but profit drops

Commercial cloud revenue more than doubled, but consumer software sales were disappointing read more »

Microsoft Windows 10 launch: Will it be relevant in today’s enterprise environment?

IT managers share their expectations for the new operating system from Microsoft read more »

What if Windows 10 fails?

For the first time since Windows 3.1, the success or failure of a new Microsoft operating system version carries consequences. read more »

Microsoft abruptly dumps free public Patch Tuesday alerts

For the first time in a decade, Microsoft did not give all customers advance warning of next week's upcoming Patch Tuesday slate read more »

The year TVs got much too complicated

Four competing TV platforms could spell confusion for consumers read more »

Migrating from Windows XP to VDI, Linux or BYOD. Is it a Non-Starter?

Where to go after XP? Is the only answer Windows 7? read more »

The 'grinch' isn't a Linux vulnerability, Red Hat says

The way Linux handles user permissions could still lead to potential misuse, security researchers say read more »

The party's over for Microsoft CEO Nadella

The honeymoon period didn't last long read more »

Dell: For Windows Server 2003, the end is closer than you'd think

Next July, Microsoft will cease supporting Windows Server 2003, giving businesses a chance to modernize their IT architecture read more »


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