windows 9

  1. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Windows 9 Might Have Cortana Built Right In

    Last week a particular patent submitted by Apple outlined its plan to bring the mobile virtual assistant Siri to the desktop. It looks like Microsoft might be planning the same thing by brining the Windows 8.1 voice assistant Cortana into Windows 9 proper. Cortana has actually been running...
  2. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Windows 9 Will Kill Microsoft's Awkward Charms Menu, Introduce Virtual Desktops

    Microsoft is stepping even further back from its Windows 8 vision in the next major version of Windows. Alongside a new Start Menu and windowed "Metro-style" apps, Microsoft is planning to remove its Charms bar, an overlay used to access search, share, the Start Screen, devices, and settings...
  3. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Microsoft May Do The Unthinkable To Make You Dump XP, Vista And Windows 7

    Windows is one of Microsoft’s main money makers, and the company is interested in seeing as many current Windows users move to its latest operating system as possible. However, no matter what the company does, there still are plenty of users who are on older Windows versions, including Windows...
  4. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Windows 8 Died at Launch, Microsoft Moves on to Windows 9

    Microsoft attempted something different and daring with Windows 8. It introduced a whole new interface and means of interaction with your PC that was identical to a smartphone or tablet. It threw out the “Start” menu and mouse-driven interface people had used for decades in favor of a...
  5. allheart55 (Cindy E)

    Windows 9: Start Menu To Return, Rumored To Be Free

    Microsoft's reboot of its operating system is expected to be released at some point next year. The Microsoft Windows operating system is possibly the most successful piece of software in the history of computing. It is certainly the iconic package on which Microsoft Corporation has built its...