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[12 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]

Microsoft has decided Windows 7 will be released in Europe without Internet Explorer. This decision comes as the European Commission prepares to rule on antitrust charges brought against Microsoft in January.
Microsoft deputy general counsel Dave Heiner on a blog post said that:

Given the pending legal proceeding, we’ve decided that instead of including Internet Explorer in …

Microsoft, News »

[11 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]

Microsoft is getting ready to unveil its free anti-virus software, pitching it into direct competition with companies such as Symantec and McAfee.
A Microsoft spokesman says that the world’s biggest software maker is testing an early version of the product with its own employees. Microsoft will "soon" make a beta version available via its website, he …

Internet, News, Technology »

[11 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]

Google has brought out a translator toolkit that combines the company’s machine translation technology with online tools for manually editing content.
An earlier product, Google translate, allowed users to translate and read websites and plain text in a number of languages. The new translator toolkit targets users who want to edit and polish the translated text, …

Browsers, News »

[11 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Firefox 3.5, which is due out in final release at the end of the month, will allow people to edit digital images from within the browser without need for a third-party application. The software will also include the ability to run videos directly in the browser without the need for a third-party viewer or player, …

News, Windows 7 »

[10 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]

Wzor has released an x86 VHD image of Windows 7 build 7227 (7227.0.x86fre.winmain_sp.090602-2110). There is no torrent posted on their site as of yet, but the VHD image is packed into a RAR archive. Here are the details of the image that either is going to be or has just been released:
MICROSOFT.WINDOWS.7.BUILD.7227.WITH.pre-SP.1.X86.VHD.ENGLISH-WZT …

News, Windows 7 »

[4 Jun 2009 | 3 Comments | ]

The last leak build of Windows 7 was build 7137 and it was leaked last week. And now unofficial Windows 7 RC2 (Release Candidate 2) is leaked today as a build number 7201. Many sources reported that Windows 7 RC2 build 7201 has been leaked on several torrent sites.
The string of this build is …

News, Windows 7 »

[3 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Yesterday Microsoft has confirmed that, Windows 7 will be on sale starting from 22nd October, 2009. Steve Guggenheimer, Microsoft Corporate Vice President for OEMs, confirmed that Windows 7 general availability will began on October 22.

Acer had already announced that, Windows 7 would be available on Acer machines from October 23 and users who buy PCs …

News, Windows 7 »

[1 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]

According to Wzor, Windows 7 Release Candidate 2 (RC2) will be signed off today and released on 12th June. Microsoft had said that there will be only one release candidate for Windows 7, but Wzor’s announcement reporting that Windows 7 RC2 is expected to be made available to TechNet/MSDN subscribers soon.
The last build number for …

News, Windows 7 »

[31 May 2009 | 2 Comments | ]

According to Wzor Microsoft has started working on Windows 7 Service Pack 1 labeled as 7138.0.090523-xxxx-winmain_win7xxx_sp1_x, though compilation date cannot be found as build number is blocked in a screenshot posted by Wzor.
There is no idea why Microsoft would start working on Service Pack 1 of Windows 7 so early and it makes no sense …

News, Technology »

[30 May 2009 | One Comment | ]

Google Wave is a project announced by Google at the Google I/O conference on May 28, 2009. It is a web application and computing platform designed to bring together e-mail, instant messaging, wiki, and social networking, mixed with spellchecker and translator extensions, which are able to work in concert. It is planned to be released …