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Technical Preview build of the operating system reaches a user milestone. Windows 10 being tested by 1m users Users are installing the latest iOS update at a slower rate than iOS 7. Over half of iPhones still not on iOS 8 Microsoft says non-enterprise users should steer clear of the early preview build. Consumers advised against Windows 10 preview Developers can try out the software by downloading Windows Technical Preview. Windows 10 will ship with DirectX 12 CCS Insight vice president Geoff Blaber weighs in on Microsoft's new OS. Windows 10 'shaped by user feedback' Microsoft gives an early glimpse at the new features included in its latest operating system. Windows 10: Everything you need to know New operating system is so advanced it's missed a number. Microsoft Windows 10 official Microsoft Indonesia head quoted as saying Windows 9 will be a free upgrade. Windows 9 is 'free for Windows 8 users' The move comes after iOS 8.0.1 caused signal loss and the Touch ID feature to malfunction. Apple issues iOS 8.0.1 workaround Users also complain that Touch ID was broken by the patch update. Apple pulls iOS 8.0.1 for causing network loss Computing giant will no longer supply some versions of the OS from next month. Microsoft begins phasing out Windows 7 Screengrabs of Microsoft's forthcoming operating system update leak online. Microsoft Windows 9 screen captures emerge Biggest Apple update yet is live and ready to download. iOS 8 is available to download now Report says the software will be available in preview form in early 2015. Windows Phone 9 tipped for January debut Microsoft to hold a Windows-themed press conference on September 30. Will Windows 9 make its debut this month? Cupertino firm announces that iOS 8 will be available to download on September 17. Apple's iOS 8: When can I get it? The company's Chinese division teases the operating system on social media. Microsoft officially teases Windows 9 A report claims that Microsoft is announcing its 'Threshold' OS next month. Windows 9 tipped for Sept 30 launch Microsoft's next operating system is expected to launch in the spring. Microsoft Windows 9 'to ditch Charms bar' Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 users could be in for a free upgrade. Will Windows 9 be free for some users? Microsoft promises Windows 9 convergence across mobile, tablet and desktop. Windows 9 to feature universal apps Windowed apps and the new Start menu feature in the latest Windows 9 leak. Windows 9 fresh screenshot leaks online Purported screenshot shows how Metro-style apps will look in the Start menu. Windows 9 screenshot reveals Start menu The desktop operating system will transition to extended support until 2020. Windows 7 'mainstream support' ends 2015 The next-generation operating system could arrive earlier than expected. Windows 9 preview tipped for autumn Microsoft accidentally outs the new feature in an online support article. Windows Phone 8.1 to introduce folders New figures suggest that BlackBerry still has more consumer users in the UK. Windows Phone 'yet to surpass BlackBerry' Lead developer Marcus Ash says the personal assistant is not going third-party. Cortana to launch in UK 'within weeks' The update mainly covers bug fixes and functionality improvements. Android 4.4.3 KitKat update rolls out The new OS X will make interchangeability between devices easier and smoother. Apple announces OS X Yosemite Apple's operating system for iPhone and iPad will be available in the autumn. Apple unveils iOS 8 at WWDC 2014 Tizen is the OS designed to curb Samsung's reliance on Google-run Android. Samsung Z confirmed as first Tizen phone China bans the use of Microsoft's Windows 8 software on government computers. Windows 8 hit with restrictions in China Microsoft makes it easier for PC and tablet users to discover new apps. Windows Store update improves navigation Rumour points to new functionality for iOS update iOS 8 to use split screen multi-tasking? Microsoft security report suggests Windows 7 and Vista are most at risk. Windows 7 'more at risk' than Windows XP Microsoft confirms that the feature could be introduced by the end of May. Windows Phone to introduce File Manager Microsoft confirms that XP users will receive its next security update.  Internet Explorer fix bound for Windows XP Microsoft delivers an update to the Bing-powered Smart Search feature in the OS. Windows 8.1 gets natural language search We look at the good, the bad and the ugly in our full Windows Phone 8.1 review. Windows Phone 8.1 review