Everybody's a critic: Much-heralded Windows 98 draws mixed reviews
- Opening up Windows 95. O'Malley, Chris // Popular Science;Aug95, Vol. 247 Issue 2, p62
Focuses on the scheduled August 1995 release of Microsoft Corp.'s Windows 95, successor of the operating system software Windows 3.1. Features of the operating system; Similarities with and differences from the Windows 3.1. version; Incompatibility with some software. INSET: Going online with...
- Inside Windows 95: Confessions of a Microsoft `beta' tester. Trumbull, Mark // Christian Science Monitor;3/28/95, Vol. 87 Issue 84, p13
Provides excerpts from a detailed interaction on Microsoft Corporation's overhauled Windows program and test drive and subsequent interviews held with the users.
- Windows 95 should be big hit for Microsoft. Hagen, Bob // Inside Tucson Business;7/10/95, Vol. 5 Issue 15, p9
Focuses on Microsoft Corp.'s beta release of its Windows 95 system which came out in June 1995. Ease of application; Features; Stability; Installation over an existing Windows 3.1 and DOS; Shipment in August 24, 1995.
- Windows95 breaks 16-bit bonds. Bracker, Bill // Inside Tucson Business;9/25/95, Vol. 5 Issue 26, p10
Focuses on Microsoft Corp.'s release of its Windows 95 computer operating system. Windows 95's breaking of the 16-bit technology's limiting hold on computer systems; Impact of faster microprocessors on software development. INSET: Local stocks..
- How the US plans to slam Windows of opportunity. Pitcher, George // Marketing Week (01419285);10/18/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p29
Reports on the inquiries concerning the computer operating system Windows XP of Microsoft Corp. Manifestation of a detachment to successful technology company; Issue of anti-competitiveness; Regulation on the practices of Microsoft.
- Netting Microsoft. D.M.; Ross, Randy // PC World;Feb1996, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p45
Reports that Microsoft has plans for a soup-to-nuts line of Internet-ready products. Forthcoming Windows 95 add-on to meld features of the Windows 95 Explorer and Microsoft's Internet Explorer Web browser to give users a unified interface for their local PC, office LAN, and the Internet;...
- Windows 95 update: Bug fixes and a bit more. Spanbauer, Scott // PC World;Feb1996, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p50
Reports that despite bugs found in Windows 95, Microsoft is in no hurry to release an upgrade to the operating system but instead plans to supply a package of minor updates and bug fixes. Service Pack for Windows 95 as a bundle of free patches and add-ins that Microsoft has already posted online.
- Microsoft to bolster remote access camp. Burns, Christine // Network World;08/04/97, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p1
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s plan to introduce a new set of Windows NT Server-based remote access technologies, code-named Base Camp. Features and capabilities; Marketing plans for the products; Beta tests being conducted as of August 1997.
- Worth their weight in code? Burns, Christine // Network World;08/04/97, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p24
Features a number of add-ons Microsoft Corp. offers to users of its Windows NT Server. Internet Information Server; Index Server; Message Queue Server; Transaction Server; nettShow; Routing and Remote Access Service; Contact information. INSET: NetIQ's enhanced application management suite..