OS, Windows

Pirated version of Windows 8

The day after the announcement of RTM-version illegal copies of the product began to appear in the public domain. August 1 this year, Microsoft announced the final version of the Windows operating system 8, which began sending the industry partners. The new Windows OS is due out October 26th this year. As the representatives of Microsoft, this period is necessary to…

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OS, Windows

Microsoft Windows XP has lost sizeable proportion of computers that went online last month

Microsoft Windows XP has lost sizeable proportion of computers that went online last month. Already Nenova operating system reduced the market share of almost 2% in September and the end of the month was set at 50.5% of desktop computers, according to analysts from Net Applications. It was the biggest drop in monthly anniversaries in the history of Windows XP. But this…

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OS, Windows

Windows 7: 450 million copies

Microsoft announced a significant achievement of Windows 7 in October 2009 when it was released a new operating system, the company managed to sell 450 million licenses. The figure looks more impressive if you divide it by the number of days – one day is sold almost 650,000 copies of the OS. For comparison, a failed Vista for about the same…

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Linux, Mac, OS, Windows

Linux and Apple Mac OS growing in popularity : 2010

According to a new study by Gartner, the market of operating systems was 30.4 billion in 2010, and it greatly increased the demand for Linux and Mac OS on server and client markets. According to the report Market Share Analysis: Operating System Software Worldwide 2010, especially increased in popularity among customers of the operating system Mac OS. Using the operating…

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