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When the average consumer thinks of a console, the first thing to come to mind is a gaming console. This is rightfully so as that is how consoles got their start. However, today, consoles have expanded well beyond just being a gaming console.

Support for Windows XP will be officially coming to an end next week and while Microsoft has been urging consumers to migrate over to Windows 7 or Windows 8, there are still many users that are on XP. The same goes for corporate customers.

Support for Microsoft’s highly popular Windows XP operating system is going to end on April 8th. This is the date that Microsoft will retire XP, after 13-years of service. You would think that after a decade, XP would be a little long in the tooth and people wouldn’t be using it.

When it comes to smartphones, Microsoft has a lot of competition ahead of it in the form of Apple and Google. The Redmond company has a lot of catching up to do in order to gain the type of market share that both of these companies have. Apple has its legions of loyal iPhone fans […]