Steve Ballmer Windows 7 sold twice as fast compared to its predecessors

Steve Ballmer: Windows 7 is sold in half the time compared to its predecessors

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer (Steve Ballmer) at the annual meeting of shareholders reported that sales of the new Windows 7 operating system are very good. By the way, the success of the new platform became known almost immediately after the release of October 22, for example, in the UK at Amazon, it broke all records on the number of pre-orders, beating even the Harry Potter books. And according to Ballmer, has sold twice as many copies of Windows 7 than any other Microsoft operating system in the same period of time.

Steve Ballmer

However, Steve Ballmer few indiscreet said that Windows 7 — is the best operating system for computers ever created by Microsoft or anyone else.

Ultrathin SSD drives Blade X-gale from Toshiba are officially

Ultrathin SSD drives Blade X-gale from Toshiba are officially

Toshiba Corporation has officially unveiled its latest innovation in the market of storage systems in a series of super-thin SSD drives Blade X-gale. Note that in fact these compact solid state drive debuts with the newly announced Apple updated ultrathin laptops MacBook Air, in which data SSD and installed.

Toshiba Blade X-gale

Interestingly, SSD drives Blade X-gale from Toshiba made in the new format, which is 42 percent thinner than conventional solutions that use interface mSATA. For example, their maximum dimensions are only 24 x 108.9 x 3.7 mm and weighs less than 13.2 grams. Not surprisingly, the Japanese company's new products are designed for use in mobile and portable electronics (eg, the same ultra-thin laptops and tablet PCs).