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2012-09-03 19:39:23

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Microsoft Windows is generally recognized as the leader in operating systems, however just ahead of the release of Windows 8, the current OS Windows 7 just surpassed Windows XP as the most popular operating system, according to data released by Net Applications. Windows 7 has a very slight lead over XP. At the close of August, Windows 7 comprised 42.76% of the market. In the same data grouping, Windows XP comprises 42.52% of the market....

Is Windows 8 The Next Vista?
2012-08-23 08:46:19

Derek Walter for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Windows 8 is one of the most radical overhauls that Microsoft has done to its desktop operating system. It is a bold change to be sure. Gone is the familiar Start menu, and instead Windows launches with a series of “Live Tiles,” square and rectangular hubs that update in real-time and serve as gateways to applications. Yet while Microsoft has won praise for this kind of implementation on its Windows Phone, potential...

2012-08-18 23:03:22

New information provides members with access to programs to incorporate Windows XP into Mac. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) August 18, 2012 NicheTrafficBuilder.com has now announced that its staff members are gaining full access to the Windows operating system by utilizing programs that introduce Windows XP for Mac. In relation to recent updates to the NicheTrafficBuilder.com site, the company is now detailing how its staff has been able to enjoy many of the functions and programs of the Windows...

New Virus Attacks Energy Sector
2012-08-17 13:33:01

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online At one time or another, most computer users have gotten that email that warns of a super virus that has the potential to overwrite the master boot record of a computer and delete the entire hard drive. This threat sounds so outrageous that it is hard to take it seriously. However, this week, reports of the “Shamoon” malware emerged and this one could be the real deal. Also known as “Disttrack,” it was...

2012-08-14 23:03:30

FarStone DriveClone System Recovery allows system builders and PC manufacturers to configure their PCs with the ability to restore PC back to its original settings, fixes viruses and crashes in a click. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) August 13, 2012 FarStone Technology, known for their refined Total Backup and Recovery software, has released Drive Clone System Recovery Software 8 for Windows 8. “Drive Clone System Recovery (DCSR) is the leading solution product that allows system builders and PC...

2012-08-10 23:02:25

Scanning, cleaning, and tuning up user's PC using Wise Cleaner 365 takes a fraction of the time required by other programs. Speed up slow PC, keeping PC in good working condition and users' privacy safe are Wise Care 365's main mission. (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 WiseCleaner.com announces the immediate availability of Wise Care 365, a practical, economical and automatic Windows application that acts like a skilled PC technician at a fraction of the cost of hiring a technical consultant....

2012-08-10 16:35:43

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Language can be very important when it comes to branding technology, and apparently Microsoft believes "Metro" has a bad rap, so it's doing a little re-branding before its upcoming Windows 8 operating system releases. Microsoft will now be using "Modern UI Style" instead of "Metro" for its new tile-based design in Windows 8 and Windows Phone. Employees at the Washington-based company have started using "Modern UI Style" to refer to...

Windows 8 Packaging Leaked Online
2012-08-08 07:18:16

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Microsoft may have inadvertently revealed the packaging for two versions of its Windows 8 operating system, The Verge reported on Monday. The new Windows 8, which is set to go on sale in October, will come in a white box, while Windows 8 Pro will have similar packaging but with a more dominant black color, according to the report. Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro are the only boxed versions that will be available in retail stores....

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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