Windows XP

Microsoft Urges Windows 7 & XP Users to Apply Security Update

Windows 7 & XP Update Warning While Windows XP user figures have started to dwindle a little over the last year or so, there are still a huge number of people who are ...

May 15, 2019 at 10:02 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
Steam Ends Windows XP and Vista Support on January 1, 2019

Steam Ends Windows XP and Vista Support on January 1, 2019

Long Overdue OS Upgrade According to the latest Steam Hardware and Software survey, 66.15% of users are now running Windows 10 64-bit OS. However, there are still 0.12% still ...

December 31, 2018 at 3:54 pm by

League Of Legends To Drop Windows XP Support Next Year

League Of Legends Drops XP Microsoft has officially abandoned Windows XP for around 4 years now. How time flies, right? Despite that though, it seems that many companies have ...

December 17, 2018 at 5:32 pm by
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Avast To End Windows XP/Vista Support In January

Avast To End Windows XP/Vista Support In January For many, Avast has proven to be one of the most effective and reliable free anti-virus programs on the market. Having used ...

November 2, 2018 at 11:32 am by
Firefox

Firefox Will No Longer Support Windows XP and Vista next Year

Firefox will no longer support older operating systems. When it comes to browsers, we all have our favorites. While most users prefer to use Chrome, Mozilla Firefox is a ...

October 5, 2017 at 10:09 am by
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Major UK Police Force Still Using Windows XP

Well, that’s comforting! How would you like to feel old? Well, if I was to tell you Windows XP is nearly 20 years old, how would that make you feel? Not great I imagine, ...

September 20, 2017 at 11:06 am by
blizzard

Blizzard to Cease Support for Certain Operating Systems in October

Blizzard entertainment have always been good at supporting lower end systems. They have infact gone to great lengths to ensure that most of their products, particularly World ...

July 20, 2017 at 1:45 pm by

Microsoft Caves and Patches Windows XP Again

Almost 16 years ago, Microsoft released one of their most successful operating systems to date. Windows XP was so successful and popular that when Microsoft ended support 3 ...

June 20, 2017 at 9:13 am by

Security Researcher Releases Free WannaCry Decryption Tool

The WannaCry ransomware – born out of an NSA hacking tool for Windows systems – caused havoc earlier this month. Business computer systems – the highest profile victims ...

May 20, 2017 at 4:02 pm by

Did Microsoft Write XP Patch Months Before WannaCry?

The WannaCry ransomware attack earlier this month proved to be a disaster for Windows XP users. In response, Microsoft patched its vulnerable operating systems – including ...

May 19, 2017 at 7:21 pm by

Woes Set to Worsen for Windows XP Users

Windows XP, Microsoft’s 15-year-old operating system, fell victim to massive ransomware attack during the last week. Services across Europe were hit, including the UK’s ...

May 14, 2017 at 7:09 pm by
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Windows XP Updated Following NHS Ransomware Attack

Three years after the official discontinuation of support, Microsoft is releasing a security patch for Windows XP. The announcement comes in the wake of the recent ...

May 13, 2017 at 1:55 pm by

Firefox 52 Release Marks End for Windows XP and NPAPI

After over a decade, the relationship between Windows XP and Firefox is finally coming to an end. With the roll-out of Firefox 52, Mozilla is releasing the final version of ...

March 11, 2017 at 9:55 am by
blizzard

Blizzard Are Finally Ending Support For Windows Vista And XP

In a move that is hardly surprising, Blizzard is finally ending support for Windows Vista and XP. A post on the official forums over the weekend slipped by mostly unnoticed, ...

February 20, 2017 at 2:10 pm by