Archives: December 2013

Look for the Windows 8 Grinch this holiday season

December 03, 2013
As PC sales head to Hades and Windows 8 adoption numbers totally discombobulate, brace for PC doom and gloom over the tide of Yule
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PC shipments: Still nowhere but down

December 03, 2013
IDC revises its forecast; PC shipments worldwide to drop 10 percent in 2013, with business PCs losing only slightly less
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Oracle to limit backward compatibility from Java 9 to Java 8

December 03, 2013
Merges of code lines between releases would be halted after JDK 9 is initialized from JDK 8
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Windows 8.1 keeps climbing, at its own rate

December 02, 2013
Windows 8.1's adoption rate parallels Windows XP's numbers, but Windows 7 leaves both in the dust
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Google's C alternative gets an update, but will developers bite?

December 02, 2013
Google releases Go 1.2, but questions remain about programming language's uptake among non-Google developers
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Why Tony Bates is resurfacing as a 'likely' Microsoft CEO

December 02, 2013
Hint: It has nothing to do with his viability as a Steve Ballmer replacement
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