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Microsoft confirms 'waves' roll-out of Windows 10

Some Insider participants will get the final build on Wednesday, July 29, others will have to wait read more »

Microsoft releases its second Windows 10 build in two days

Build 10159 comes with more than 300 bug fixes and a revised login screen read more »

The US Navy's warfare systems command pays millions to stay on Windows XP

Windows XP and other obsolete systems remain critical to the Navy's operations read more »

Windows 8 users face patch shutoff in 7 months

Windows 8 users have a little less than seven months to move to Windows 8.1 or be cut off from Microsoft's stream of security updates. read more »

Microsoft uses security patch incentive to keep customers current on Windows 10

Microsoft will refuse security updates to businesses out of step with Windows 10's accelerated upgrade tempo read more »

Apple's El Capitan OS update promises natural language search and speed boost

Evolutionary but not revolutionary changes promised at WWDC read more »

Windows 10 upgrade will allow clean installs on the same device for free

Upgraders will be able to restore using the built-in Windows reset service or a disk image read more »

Microsoft provides privacy dashboard ahead of Windows 10 launch

The centralized controls for users come alongside an updated privacy policy and service agreement read more »

Microsoft casts wide net with Windows 10 system requirements

Boon for IT professionals as upgrade will do away with incompatible apps, but not all Windows 7 or 8.1 devices with right specs will make it read more »

Windows 10 to ship on July 29 for PCs and tablets

The upgrade from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 will be free until July 29, 2016 read more »

Microsoft issues crash warning with latest Windows 10 update

Microsoft has released another update for Windows 10, but warned users with an AMD graphics chipset to expect "frequent crashes" of the new Edge browser read more »

Moving off XP cut help desk calls by 60 percent, says NHS ICT head

Moving from obsolete Microsoft operating system took 18 months and cost £3.7m. Many NHS organisations are yet to take the plunge read more »

Microsoft set for 410M PCs on Windows 10 in 18 months

Net Applications survey of Windows 8 use gives insight into likely pace of adoption read more »

Microsoft's latest on Windows 10 to pirates: No deal

Microsoft has retreated from earlier statements that owners of counterfeit copies of Windows 7 and 8.1 will receive a free upgrade to Windows 10 this summer. read more »

Microsoft counts on security and device management to hold on to the enterprise

Revamp of Patch Tuesday procedures and new data and system protections announced at Ignite read more »

Camden and Islington NHS to switch electronic patient record

Trust says Advanced ‘Carenotes’ solution will replace its existing RiO system in September read more »

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 »

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 »


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