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A picture taken on January 29, 2013, shows a fake Microsoft Windows 7 computer operating system. (KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Microsoft To End Support For Windows 7

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— Microsoft says it will end support for several of its products including Windows 7. Consumers are wondering if there will be a new operating system before then. Back in April we talked […]

07/08/2014

Second generation Microsoft Surface tablet. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Windows Ending Support for XP, Upgrade Suggested

This week marks the last day that Microsoft will offer support for its popular XP operating system. Our technology analyst has some advice on how you should prepare to upgrade if need be.

04/07/2014

A man navigates with Windows 8 on a Tablet on November 14, 2012 in Paris. (Fred Dufor/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Windows Gets A Redo With Version 8.1

Microsoft showed off a new and improved version of its Windows operating system at its developers conference in San Francisco on Wednesday.

06/26/2013

Apple Hosts Annual Worldwide Developers Conference

Larry Magid: Apple Unveils New MacBook Air With Long Lasting Battery

Apple unveiled a new MacBook Air at its World Wide Developers Conference in San Francisco earlier this week. Our tech analyst has tried it out and loves the long-lasting battery.

06/14/2013

Microsoft Makes Major Announcement

Tech Report: PC Sales Down 14 Percent In 2013

It’s been a rough year so far for the PC. Research firm IDC reports that PC sales were down 14 percent in the first three months of the year.

04/10/2013

Microsoft Makes Major Announcement

Tech Report: Microsoft May Invest In Dell Buyout

According to recent reports, Microsoft could invest up to $3 billion to help buyout computer maker Dell, which leaves many speculating if they’re expanding into hardware development.

01/22/2013

A man navigates with Windows 8 on a Tablet on November 14, 2012 in Paris. (Fred Dufor/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Microsoft Missing At This Year’s CES In Vegas

Software giant, Microsoft had a diminished presence at Las Vegas’ Consumer Electronics Show, in the first year they didn’t deliver a keynote address. Was it a mistake?

01/12/2013

A man navigates with Windows 8 on a Tablet on November 14, 2012 in Paris. (Fred Dufor/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Does Windows 8 Have Microsoft In Trouble?

Analysts are continuing to hammer Microsoft following the release of its Windows 8 operating system, saying its partly to blame for slow PC sales.

11/21/2012

Microsoft Makes Major Announcement

Microsoft Launches Windows 8; Looks To Bridge PC, Mobile Gap

Microsoft launched a radical redesign of its world-dominating Windows operating system Thursday, introducing a touch-enabled interface that attempts to bridge the gap between personal computers and fast-growing mobile devices powered by the company’s fiercest competitors.

10/25/2012

Apple Unveils Updated iPad In San Francisco

Tech Report: Apple’s Expected iPad Mini To Compete With Microsoft’s Surface

Apple is holding a press event next Tuesday where it’s highly expected to introduce a miniature iPad, but not to be outdone, Microsoft is set to release its Surface tablet at the end of October.

10/17/2012

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