February, 2014

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Operating Systematics

 

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Microsoft Windows XP set to shut Down

If you are still running Windows XP, then get ready to upgrade or face consequences of not doing so.

As from April 8,  all updates and technicality support for Windows XP from its inventor.

Which implies hosts running this operating system might not be able to run new er programs. Hitherto making such computer systems highly vulnerable to attack.

You either change to any of the Vista series, Windows 7 or you adopt a free operating system like Linux O/S.

 

Client operating systems Latest update or service pack End of mainstream support End of extended support

Windows XP

April 14, 2009

Windows Vista

April 10, 2012

April 11, 2017

Windows 7 *

January 13, 2015

January 14, 2020

Windows 8

January 9, 2018

January 10, 2023

Table Courtesy: Microsoft Windows Life-cycle

By the way, the anticipated update to Windows 8 released just about a year ago is expected to make the Operating System boot straight to Desktop rather than a grid of options layout feature it currently holds.

 

Android Operating System & its Parallels. 

 

Android Tools

Its a know fact that as at February, 2014, which inevitably is the time of writing this article, the Android Mobile Operating System based on Java based Linux System is the World’s most revered Mobile O/S. However other strands based on the Linux Kernel System such as Firefox O/S, Tizen, Ubuntu, Open Web O/S,  & Sailfish could be on the verge of  unseating the Android System except if it keeps itself updated on the edge.

 

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