Microsoft’s Windows operating system turns 25

The Windows operating system celebrated its silver anniversary on Saturday and has become a leading software that powers more than 90 percent of all computers worldwide. The debut was delayed and discreet, Windows 1.0 offered very little to the computer industry where Apple Macintosh and Windows-based computing was dominated by DOS (“Disk Operating System). Some […]
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First phones with Windows Phone 7 go on sale in U.S.

NEW YORK .- The store operators AT&T and T-Mobile start selling the first phones equipped with Windows Mobile Phone 7 in USA, the latest operating system developed by Microsoft for mobile phones. With this new system, which they plans to sell in more than thirty countries, the software giant is facing a new opportunity to […]
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First internet dating site for ugly people

LONDON. – An Internet dating site that finds partners for the “aesthetically challenged”, ie the ugly, is a big hit in Britain. At The Ugly Bug Ball web site http://www.theuglybugball.com (TUBB), aesthetically “unfortunate” people can meet, gather and start a relationship. So it was with the British couple Tom Walker & Janine Clifford, found each […]
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Nissan Leaf, a plug-in car is no longer a fantasy

Nissan started mass producing its new electric car, Leaf. Government supports make it even cheaper. The electric car is no longer a dream of environmentalists it has now become an economically viable reality. This week, the Japanese company Nissan began large scale production of the first 100% electric family car with a seductive price. This […]
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LimeWire P2P downloads shut down

– The popular U.S. P2P internet download site, LimeWire, which had already been convicted for copyright violation, announced that it received notice that District Court Judge Kimba Wood has issued a permanent injunction ordering LimeWire to disable “searching, downloading, uploading, file trading and/or file distribution.” Limewire stated, we are “disappointed by the turn of events,” […]
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Windows 7 has sold 240 million licenses

– Lately there’s been a lot of hype regarding Apple’s success, but their nemesis is also having a record-breaking year. In addition to launching a new mobile operating system, Microsoft hit the ball out of the stadium with Windows 7’s first year results. According to Microsoft, Win7 has sold 240 million licenses worldwide in its […]
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