Windows 7


Amazon is selling the Acer AOD250 Windows 7 Netbook for just $299.99 shipped. It “has a 3-cell battery that provides just over 3 hours of battery life on the go and weighs 2.44 pounds.” Product page.

It’s powered by the 1.6 GHz Intel Atom N270 processor, which is designed especially for mobile devices using an innovative design structure and hafnium-infused circuitry to reduce electrical current leakage in transistors to conserve energy.

[via Amazon]

It was only a matter of time, or one day in this case, for Windows 7 problems to show up on live television. Basically, a Fuji TV “anchor tries to zoom in on the Fuji TV studio, but nothing happens.” Videos after the break.

At the end of the failed test, he concludes that Windows 7 is indeed faster than Windows Vista.

[via NewlaunchesJapanprobe]

Surprisingly (or unsurprisingly) enough, Apple’s latest Mac vs PC ads show the two platforms making fun of Windows 7 and the broken promises of Microsoft’s previous operating systems as well as the host of people switching to the former. Continue reading to watch.

To celebrate the launch of Windows 7 in Japan, Microsoft has partnered with Burger King to unveil a massive Whopper, which consists of 7 beef patties and just 2 buns, unfortunately. It’s available now (until October 28th), priced at $8.50USD.

[via Akihabaranews]