1. Windows 7 Looses Market Share Drastically by 50%
The usage share of OS is the percentage market share of the operating systems used in PCs. Different categories of PCs use a wide variety of operating systems, so the total usage share varies considerably from one category to another.
After a long time after Windows 10 release, Windows 7 has finally fallen below 50% market share and windows XP has dropped below 10%. Although it is good news for Microsoft, yet for the first time windows owned less than 90% of the market, according to the Net applications. Microsoft pushes to get 1 billion devices to run windows 10 in 2 to 3 years. Windows 10 operating system was installed over 75 million systems in its first few weeks, and the ratio increasing with the interval of time. This uptake has resulted in distinguished growth for Microsoft’s latest, but that growth is slowing. Windows 10 had 14.15 percent market share in March and gained just 0.20 percentage points in April to hit 14.35 percent. Read more at https://windowssupport.quora.com/800-961-1963-Windows-7-Looses-Market-Share-Drastically-by-50
2. Windows 10 Cortana Search Box Meant Only for Bing and Edge
As Microsoft continues to make its latest operating system Windows 10 more and more efficient to meet its users’ requirement, it has recently announced to make amendment in the way how its digital assistant Cortana manages web search. Cortana will now be restricted to Bing and Edge, as before the assistant was using arbitrary search engine and browser to bring search results.
The users had an option to select which browser and search engine they preferred to use, but Microsoft is changing the way just because it is planning to give a better search experience to its users. Read more at http://windowssupport.over-blog.com/2016/05/800-961-1963-windows-10-cortana-search-box-meant-only-for-bing-and-edge.html
3. Microsoft Releases New Windows 10 Preview for Cortana
Windows 10 needs no introduction as the operating system (OS) from Microsoft Corporation has been used by millions windows lovers due to its smart and updated features. Recently, Microsoft has introduced the release of Windows 10 preview build for Windows 10, with few features, like improvements on Cortana, a bunch of bug fixes, and battery saver. The most significant change for Windows 10 users is Cortana which works as a personal digital assistant (PDA) on your PC. Apart from this, it can easily search your content in Office 365, including contacts, emails, calendars and files in OneDrive for SharePoint and Business. In order to get started, you simply have to add your Office 365 work in the connected accounts segment of Cortana’s Notebook. While searching, choose the correct filter (contacts, email, documents or calendar) to see appropriate Office 365 search results in a convenient manner. Read more at http://windows-support.windowshelp.support/microsoft-releases-new-windows-10-preview-for-cortana/