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Firefox's Windows 10 design specs

Windows 10 installed on 14 million devices since launch

Microsoft wants to have the operating system on 1 billion devices in a few years

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Business as usual for enterprise migrations to Windows 10

Windows 10 may be a radical change from its predecessors, maybe even the last version of the OS, but for enterprises planning to migrate to the new operating system, it will be the same old, same old, analysts said.

Windows 10's launch was a bit bumpy, but people seem to like it

Users and reviewers complain of bugs, but overall impressions of the operating system seem favorable

Critical BIND denial-of-service flaw could disrupt large portions of the Internet

The flaw could be exploited remotely to crash DNS servers by sending them a single packet

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Windows 10 picks up good vibrations, user excitations

Windows 10 is buzz-worthy, Adobe said as it cited data from its social media metrics platform that showed positive vibes about the new OS.

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The top 5 features of Windows 10

These five innovative, useful features sell Windows 10 all by themselves.

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How to get the most out of Windows 10 enterprise security features

Although the return of the Start menu and putting the focus back on the desktop are moves calculated to help Windows 10 appeal to business users, the security improvements may be a more strategic reason for considering an upgrade. But...

As Windows 10 launches, Microsoft pushes for enterprise adoption

Analysts are optimistic about the new operating system's chances but caution that deployments will take time

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Microsoft delivers Windows 10 .iso files, free eval of Enterprise edition

Microsoft has offered customers disk image files for clean installs of and upgrades to Windows 10; the move also gives corporate users a way to try the enterprise-grade edition for 90 days free of charge.

Windows 10 launch draws small group of Microsoft diehards in Boston and San Francisco

In Boston, most people were there to meet an NHL hockey player

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Windows 10 launch draws a small crowd of Microsoft diehards

There was a line outside the Boston Microsoft store for the launch of Windows 10, but not everyone was waiting for the new OS.

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Windows 10 is a free upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8 users

You read that right: Current Windows users will be able to snag Windows 10 for the low, low price of absolutely nothing.

After Windows 8 debacle, OEMs wax rhapsodic over Windows 10

OEMs are hoping that advances features of Windows 10, such as Cortana, may encourage people to replace their older Windows 7 machines

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Are you ready to support Windows 10?

With five million registered Windows Insiders, and hundreds of thousands who’ve been actively testing Windows 10 preview builds, it’s likely that Windows 10 has already infiltrated your business in some form. But now that the new...

On your mark, get set, update! Windows 10 is here

Microsoft launches new operating system worldwide

Making Windows 10 was like 'ordering pizza for 1.5 billion people'

How Microsoft tackled the challenge of updating one of the world's most popular operating systems

Take our Windows 10 quiz, win self-satisfaction

Windows 10 has been out for a while now in preview – so you don’t really have an excuse to not know about it. Take our quiz before the official release tomorrow and gain the satisfaction of a job well done. Or bragging rights. Those...

Xen patches new virtual-machine escape vulnerability

The flaw affects virtualization systems that use QEMU to emulate CD-ROM drives

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