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64-Bit Momentum Surges with Windows 7

By Brandon LeBlanc

Are you running a 64-bit edition of Windows 7? There is a high likelihood you As of June 2010, we see that 46% of all PCs worldwide running Windows 7 are running a 64-bit edition of Windows That is, nearly… Read more

Windows Phone 7 Means Business

By Paul Bryan

Microsoft’s annual TechEd Conference started today and we’re taking this opportunity to share more about what Windows Phone 7 means to business through keynotes, sessions and product I thought I’d take a few minutes to share an overview of what… Read more

Windows 7 still going strong

By Brandon LeBlanc

Earlier this week, Tami Reller, corporate vice president and chief financial officer for the Windows & Windows Live Division, spoke at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Technology During her keynote, she talked about the excitement we continue to see… Read more

Windows and Security: Setting the Record Straight

By Brandon LeBlanc

There’s been some coverage overnight about the security of Windows and whether or not one particular company is reducing its use of We thought this was a good opportunity to set the record There is some irony here that is… Read more

PCWorld: Microsoft hit a homerun with Windows 7

By Brandon LeBlanc

Tony Bradley from PCWorld published an article yesterday highlighting a recent report from Gartner predicting a 22% growth of global PC sales for This “rebound”, as Tony calls it, is reflective of the general economic recovery but also reflective of… Read more

Windows 7 on last night’s Season Finale of Fringe

By Brandon LeBlanc

WARNING: The below information could be considered “spoilers” for the Season Finale of Fringe which aired on FOX yesterday While I don’t go into significant details of the story or plot, I do however describe several Last night, FOX aired… Read more

Another Follow-up on HTML5 Video in IE9

By Dean Hachamovitch

In previous posts, we described why IE9 will support HTML5 Microsoft and other browser providers see hardware support, customer and partner readiness, and intellectual property rights as key factors making an excellent choice for video encoding and These posts generated… Read more