42 Free Windows 8 Wallpapers

Microsoft‘s new operating system Windows 8 will be hitting the market most probably in year 2012. In my article in Feb 2010, I also discussed that may be Windows 8 is just a code name and will be called “Windows.Next“. We are still not sure because Microsoft is good at keeping secrets. Everyone is quite excited about the new metro style user interface of Windows 8 and a lot of people wants to try it out. Windows 8 developer’s preview is available to download from Microsoft’s website too.

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Steve Ballmer Selling Windows 1.0 TV Commercial

Ages back when Steve Ballmer was not actually the CEO of Microsoft but was an important member of Microsoft. Steve Ballmer appeared in the TV commercial of Microsoft Windows 1.0 and started telling about the cool features which were never before in the world of PC as most of the users were using DOS at that time. So here is the TV commercial where Microsoft Windows was sold for just $99.

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Firefox 4 Gets 7.1Million Downloads in 24Hours

Firefox 4, the new version of Firefox released on 22nd March, got 7.1 million downloads worldwide in 24 hours. So, if someone asks, How many times Firefox 4 was downloaded in 24hours? You got the answer, its 7.1 million. But still wasn’t good enough to break the record of its predecessor Firefox 3. A year ago Firefox 3 came out and made its way to Genesis Book of Record with the highest downloads of 8 million in 24 hours.

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How to Run World of Warcraft (WoW) on Ubuntu Linux

World of Warcraft also known as WoW is the most widely played online multi-player network game. According to my little knowledge there are over 4 million players registered on the Blizzard network who play WoW. The game is developed by Blizzard Entertainment and is only available for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS operating system. The users of Linux are quite dejected with that. But now I can give you a solution to run WoW on Ubuntu Linux.

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Microsoft Windows 8 Concept, Releasing in 2012

Windows 8 Conceptual LogoA month ago Microsoft released their new version of operating system, “Microsoft Windows 7”. Now after just one month of time people are curious to know how would the next version of Windows look like. So far in the history of Microsoft after Windows 98 the best operating system had been Windows XP. Now after the launch of this new Windows 7 operating system people are quite happy with the performance.

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Windows XP/Vista/7 Run Commands

Microsoft Windows LogoMany people sometimes use the RUN option in the start menu of Windows to execute certain applications. The advance users prefer typing with keyboards instead of using the mouse clicks. It is easy to just simply launch some application from the run menu rather than holding your mouse over to some menu and then click, click and click. For instance, I dont go to the Start Menu, All Programs, Accessories and then open Paint. Instead what I do is, I simply open start menu and type mspaint in the RUN command line and enter – there you go. Similarly for launching the calculator, I simply type calc in the RUN command line.

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Windows7 Launch Video, New York 22nd October 2009

Microsoft Windows 7 LogoWindows 7 the most awaited operating system and the proud statement rose again “I’m A PC”. Microsoft has struck hard and produced the best operating system after Windows XP. Microsoft says that Windows 7 will become more famous and more successful than Windows XP which is still the widely used operating system on a PC. According to the reporter of CNET, Microsoft emphasised more on their Windows 7 product during the launching ceremony as compared to the two years ago launch of Windows Vista. Here is the full keynote video of 22nd October 2009 Windows 7 Launch in New York City – USA.

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Delay Your Activation For 3 Months In Windows 7

Microsoft Windows 7 LogoI am using Windows 7 and having problem with activation because i have downloaded Windows 7 from torrent.So , after every three hours I have got a message from my windows in the shape of a pop-up which appears from the taskbar and shows “Activate Now”. Continue reading “Delay Your Activation For 3 Months In Windows 7”

Windows 7 RC Downloads End On Thursday, August 20, 2009

Microsoft Windows 7 LogoToday, one of my friend asked me for Windows 7 RC and while browsing through Microsoft website I came to know that Microsoft is shutting down the downloads for Windows 7 RC on August 20 , 2009.

Microsoft website says:

Downloads will be available until August 20, 2009. After that, you can still install the RC and you can get a product key if you need one.

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Google Chrome OS, Will it beat Microsoft Windows?

Google LogoGoogle today announced officially the launch of the first Operating System by Google called “Google Chrome OS” and yes, its an Open Source Operating System. It is designed specially for the netbooks, as Google see an avalanche of netbooks coming into the market in the coming years. Google Chrome OS will be able to run on any x86 machine as well as the mobile AMR processor. Further Google said that the final version of the OS will be available in the market by the second half of year 2010. Google said that all the applications of Google Chrome OS will be web-based.

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