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New form factors, price points, and a greater diversity of hardware partners make for fertile ground for PCs this holiday season, Microsoft says.
WordPress admins should check if their sites use the Slider Revolution plug-in and update it immediately, researchers said
The company will pay researchers at least $140 for privately reporting serious vulnerabilities in its Web services and mobile apps
Microsoft has not been fully transparent in its investigation, China has said
A number of people have reported issues updating their Windows 7 machines to solve the latest Microsoft update snafu. But there might be a relatively simple fix.
Prompted by numerous customer complaints, Microsoft says it is cracking down on Windows Store apps that attempt to deceive you into downloading them.
Microsoft gives the green light for users to download an update that it had asked users to uninstall a week ago. But it's not as simple as all that.
Support for the 13-year-old operating system lives on without Microsoft's blessing.
And that's a good thing.
After October, there will be no way to buy a Windows 7 PC and nothing but Live Tiles on the horizon. Unless Microsoft, as widely anticipated, announces Windows 9.
A Windows 9 technical preview will likely be available to give developers and enthusiasts a chance to try out the operating system's new pro-desktop features.
The virtualization application will support Apple's latest release while offering improved performance for many common tasks.