Windows 7 RTM Cracked (What Took So Long?)

I mean, it's been six days since the RTM first leaked on BitTorrent. SIx days! That's like an eternity. At any rate, it is true—Windows 7 RTM Ultimate has already been cracked using a Lenovo OEM product key. » 7/29/09 3:18pm 7/29/09 3:18pm

Windows 7 RTM Leaked on BitTorrent

It should come as no surprise—but Windows 7 Build 7600.16385, which Microsoft deemed the RTM, has been unceremoniously leaked. A Chinese 64-bit version was first posted on torrent sites on July 16th with an English version released later that day. As always, grab at your own risk. [The New York Times] » 7/23/09 8:20pm 7/23/09 8:20pm

Who Gets Windows 7 RTM, and When?

Microsoft released a more detailed timeline of exactly who will get Windows 7 RTM and when, and we're sure you're dying to know. But you better hope you're a bigshot if you want to be the first to grab it. » 7/21/09 8:30pm 7/21/09 8:30pm

Why Windows 7 RTM Doesn't Mean Windows 7 Is Done

Windows 7 may be Released to Manufacturing, but that doesn't mean it's done. Nope. When you're Microsoft and have many companies to work with, you need to make sure they're ready too, lest you want Vista Launch 2.0. » 7/14/09 2:40pm 7/14/09 2:40pm

Windows 7 Released to Manufacturing

Microsoft is expected to officially announce the Windows 7 RTM this week at their Worldwide Partner Conference, but a few users are reporting the OS is actually available today with build 7600. » 7/12/09 2:45pm 7/12/09 2:45pm