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Microsoft Unofficially Admits that Windows 8 is the “New Vista”

Jan 21st 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

Microsoft Unofficially Admits that Windows 8 is the “New Vista”

Windows Vista will forever go down as one of the worst operating systems in Microsoft history. After the magical OS that was Windows XP, the world expected big things from Microsoft. Unfortunately, from the day it launched, Vista suffered from driver problems, compatibility issues, and visual gimmicks that looked cool but destroyed PC performance. Windows 8 didn’t suffer from many of the s

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Microsoft Will Likely Release Windows 9 ‘Threshold’ in 2015

Jan 11th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 9 | 0 Comment

Microsoft Will Likely Release Windows 9 ‘Threshold’ in 2015

As Windows 8 flounders in obscurity, Microsoft needs to hit a home run with its next consumer operating system. That operating system is widely expected to be Windows 9, which makes sense numerically. Windows 9 has also been associated with the codename Threshold that has been tossed around the tech rumors community over the past few weeks. According to recent rumors and reports, we can expe

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