Microsoft is wielding the big stick of dramatically higher custom support costs as it pushes enterprises to abandon the 11-year-old Windows XP, according to an analyst.
Stories by Gregg Keizer, Computerworld (US)
Google has put Windows XP users in a tight spot by dropping support for Internet Explorer 8, analysts said today.
Google will drop support for Microsoft's Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) for its online apps and services in mid-November, effectively ending support for many users of Windows XP.
Small to medium businesses (SMBs) are massively important to the economy.