windows 7

AMD Adrenalin 19.3.2 Brings DX12 Support To Windows 7

AMD Adrenaline Brings DX12 Support To Windows 7 A few days ago we reported the exceptionally surprising news that despite Windows 7 having less than a year of official support ...

March 15, 2019 at 12:22 pm by

Microsoft Finally Brings DirectX 12 To Windows 7

Microsoft Releases DirectX 12 For Windows 7 When Windows 10 was first released in 2015, one of the key ‘selling points’ of the operating system was being able to ...

March 13, 2019 at 11:52 am by

Windows 7 Users Need To Brace Themselves For Nagware!

Windows 7 Users – Prepare To Get Nagged! There is now, less than a year of official support remaining for Windows 7. By January next year, users of the operating system ...

March 13, 2019 at 10:22 am by

Google Warns Windows 7 Chrome Users To Update Immediately!

Google Warns Of “Serious” Windows 7 Bug Despite Microsoft’s best efforts, there is still a remarkably high number of people clinging to Windows 7 rather than ...

March 9, 2019 at 10:59 am by
Google Warns Users of Two Zero-Day Vulnerabilities in Chrome

Google Warns Users of Two Zero-Day Vulnerabilities in Chrome

Update Strongly Encouraged Google‘s Threat Analysis team has discovered two Zero-day vulnerabilities last week affecting the Chrome browser. They have now issued an ...

March 8, 2019 at 4:29 pm by

Microsoft Will Offer Extended Windows 7 Support At A Cost

Microsoft Offer Extended Windows 7 Support Like it or not, unless you are a rather specific member of the business sector, Windows 7 has only 1 year of official support left. ...

March 7, 2019 at 10:31 am by
Windows 10

Windows 10 Adoption Increases But So Does 7

Windows 10 Pulls Ahead Anyway, you look at it, it seems that Windows XP is finally dying. Despite users clinging onto it for many, many, years, with current user rates below ...

February 4, 2019 at 11:30 am by

Windows 7 Has (Technically) One Year Left Of Support

Windows 7 When Windows 7 was released in 2009, it was overwhelmingly well received by users. It was certainly a stark improvement on Vista, despite featuring many aspects it ...

January 14, 2019 at 4:52 pm by

NetMarketShare Declares Windows 10 Has Finally Overtaken 7

Windows 10 Has Finally Overtaken 7 It’s fairly safe to say that Windows 7 proved to be very popular with consumers. So popular in fact that many users have stubbornly ...

January 2, 2019 at 2:11 pm by
Microsoft to Start Charging Windows 7 Users for Updates

Microsoft to Start Charging Windows 7 Users for Updates

Monthly Fee for Windows 7 Microsoft recently announced that users who are on the Windows 7 platform will soon be getting monthly charges. However, the reasoning behind this is ...

September 11, 2018 at 2:52 pm by
Biostar Announces Two New H310 Chipset Motherboards

Biostar Announces Two New Windows 7-Ready H310 Boards

Budget Motherboards for Intel 8th Gen CPUs Biostar is rolling out two new motherboards specifically for an affordable Intel 8th Gen CPU build. These are the H310MHC2 and the ...

September 5, 2018 at 3:53 pm by
Windows 7 Usage Remain Strong–Gains 22.45% Share on Steam

Windows 7 Usage Remain Strong–Gains 22% Share on Steam

Microsoft is struggling to further extend Windows 10 market share. They even resorted to quietly extending the free update until December 31, 2017 from the original July 2016. ...

November 7, 2017 at 4:16 pm by

Four-Character String Can Easily Crash Windows 7 and 8.1

Older Windows versions are not having a good time. First, the WannaCry ransomware infected Windows XP, 7, and 8.1 systems across the globe earlier this month. Now, a Russian ...

May 30, 2017 at 5:39 pm by

Microsoft Blocks Ryzen and Kaby Lake From Windows 7 & 8.1 Updates

Last month, some troubling news came out from Microsoft. According to a change in their terms of service, Redmond would no longer honour their Windows Update commitments. ...

April 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm by
AMD Ryzen

AMD Confirms Windows 10 Thread Scheduler Working Fine for Ryzen

After the launch of Ryzen, there was speculation about the impact of OS optimisation for performance on AMD’s new Zen architecture. One issue that has been bouncing ...

March 14, 2017 at 9:59 am by