july 29

  1. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    This week is your last chance to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

    If you've put off upgrading to Windows 10, now is the time to do it. After July 29, 2016, it'll cost you $119 to upgrade to Windows 10 compared to the $0 it costs you right now if you're running Windows 7 or 8/8.1. If you've already upgraded to Windows 10, you won't be charged anything. You...
  2. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Microsoft literally counting the seconds until free Windows 10 upgrade expires

    Grab it while you can: Microsoft's free upgrade to Windows 10 is coming to a close on July 29. In case you forgot, though, a new update nags Windows 7 and 8.1 users with notifications and a full-screen advert. In a last-ditch effort to get those running older versions of Windows to upgrade to...
  3. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Windows 10 At One Year: A Look at Windows As A Service

    One week from today, July 29, Microsoft will mark the one year anniversary of Windows 10 by ending the free upgrade program that has been in effect for Windows 7 and 8.1 users for the last 12 months. The end of the 12 month free upgrade offer means that the Get Windows 10 app which Microsoft has...
  4. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Microsoft Confirms 'Free' Windows 10 Will Become Expensive

    It’s make your mind up time. Windows 10 has come in for a lot of (justified) criticism but it also represents the future of Windows and is free – but not for much longer… This week Microsoft MSFT +0.88% has taken to its official Windows blog to confirm news many feared: the days of free...
  5. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Old News Resurrected: Microsoft Downloading Windows 10 Upgrade Bits to Computers

    Directly after the July 29 launch of the Windows 10 upgrade, much to-do was made about Microsoft automatically delivering upgrade bits to Windows 7 and Windows 8 computers. It was pretty much a non-issue then as it is now, though some news outlets have picked it up as new based on a just...
  6. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Does the release of Windows 10 cause you to want to buy new hardware?

    Windows 10 will be a free upgrade within 1 year of release (July 29) for select users. As time progresses, though, Microsoft will introduce new features and technologies that will require new hardware. How soon are you planning to buy a new PC? Source : winsupersite
  7. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Amazon Confirms Windows 10 Retail Packaging, Outs Windows 10 Upgrades on a Stick

    Just last week, we submitted what was the potential for the official retail packaging for Windows 10 based on leaked images. And, while it appears that the Windows 10 background didn't make the final cut, Amazon has at least confirmed in product listings that the color scheme was right: Blue for...
  8. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Windows 10 Build 10162 Activation Issues are Safe to Ignore for Now

    Windows 10, though scheduled to release on July 29, is still very much a work in progress. Rumors are surfacing now that Windows 10 may hit RTM status sometime this week, but don't take that as a clue that Windows 10 is completely done and the Windows teams at Microsoft are baking celebration...
  9. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Windows 10 Upgrade Paths

    You might be like me and have already registered your free Windows 10 upgrade and are just counting the days until July 29. If not, check out how to make your reservation. But, if your reservation is already confirmed, you might also be wondering exactly what you'll get when upgrade day...