Operating Systems

Microsoft reveals how many machines are running Windows 10. How many PCs are running Windows 10? Users can upgrade to the Microsoft Solitaire Collection Premium edition. Windows 10 makes you pay for no Solitaire ads Russian commercial has all the youthful energy of a Saturday morning cartoon. Windows 10's Russian TV ads are bonkers Microsoft hints that the operating system is almost ready for your phone. Windows 10 Mobile is 'feature complete' Microsoft boss insists the operating system is not the result of past failings. Microsoft boss: 'Windows 10 is not our Plan B' Windows Phone users might be in for a longer wait than expected. When is Windows 10 coming to phones? It's here, it's finally here and this is how you can get Windows 10 for free... Windows 10: Everything you need to know Less than 24 hours before the new operating system lands, some have noticed an update available already. Windows 10 arrives on some PCs a day early Microsoft will roll out the update in waves to avoid overloading its servers. Not everyone will get Windows 10 at launch Get ready for Apple's shiny new streaming service, including its digital radio station Beats 1. iOS 8.4 is now live with Apple Music, more Korean firm vows to issue a patch to make Windows updates automatic again. Samsung to unblock auto Windows updates A new automatic App Deletion feature will cut out the pain of deleting apps yourself. Apple may have solved iOS update hassle Microsoft offers a way for XP and Vista users to get Windows 10 for free. Here's another way to get Windows 10 free Apple offers a look at its next mobile operating system at WWDC 2015. iOS 9 boosts battery, makes Siri smarter Apple announces its next desktop operating system at WWDC 2015. OS X El Capitan is the next Mac update Microsoft operating system lost more than 1 million users in the US last quarter. Windows Phone market share in freefall Latest versions of the operating system now hold a combined market share of 16.4 %. Windows 8 and 8.1 finally overtake XP Microsoft is inviting users to pre-register for its free operating system upgrade. Now you can pre-register for Windows 10 Microsoft reveals when its new operating system will finally be available to download. Windows 10 release date set for July 29 ReachIt feature allows users to search for files across devices with Cortana. Lenovo adds its own features to Windows 10 Music Preview app sports a darker colour scheme that is reminiscent of Spotify. Here's how Windows 10's Music app looks iPhone 4S and iPad mini users may have reason to rejoice this time round. iOS 9 may be optimised for old iPhones Russian government reportedly turns to Jolla to develop its answer to Android. Russian OS to rival Apple and Google? Those running a pirated OS will be offered "very attractive" upgrade plans. No free Windows 10 upgrade for pirates Microsoft reveals the official name for its Project Spartan web browser. Microsoft Edge is Windows 10's browser Microsoft reveals its plan to close up the app gap between Windows and is rivals. Windows 10 runs reworked Android apps AMD CEO Lisa Su says Windows 10 will be available to consumers in late July. Has Windows 10's release date just leaked? Microsoft to add universal Office apps to the Windows 10 preview this month. Office universal apps debut this month Google extends support for Chrome on XP but urges users to update to newer operating system. Chrome to run on XP until end of 2015 First preview build of the web browser available for Windows Insider members. Project Spartan browser comes to phones Customers can purchase their music, movies and apps in a single place. Windows 10 combines media and app stores Microsoft could already be working on major updates for its cross-platform OS. Windows 10 'Redstone' update outed Harmful applications were only installed on 1% of Android devices in 2014. Android malware cut by 50% in 2014 New music and video apps are added to the Windows Technical Preview tester OS. Will Windows 10 ditch the Xbox branding? Windows Insiders can now test a beta version of the Internet Explorer successor. Windows 10 preview adds Spartan browser Users will be able to unlock their device via their face, iris or fingerprint. Windows 10 to include biometric security Microsoft claims that upgrading to Windows 10 could save users almost 15GB. Windows 10 will free up hard drive space Microsoft says its seamless OS will help it gain ground on Apple and Google. Windows 10 will help 'close the app gap' Update includes BlackBerry Assistant, BlackBerry Blend and dual app stores. BlackBerry 10 OS update adds Siri rival The computing firm introduces a price hike to discourage continued usage. Microsoft ups Windows XP support fees