Windows 10 has been downloaded an insane amount of times

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Windows 10 has been downloaded an insane amount of times

 

MICROSOFT boss reveals that 75 million devices are running its new operating system.
Courtesy of The Daily Star, Written by Dave Snelling, Published 26th August 2015

This equates to approx. 2.6 Million per day or 30 every second. 

No wonder Microsoft are happy.

The tech firm has just announced how popular its new operating system is.

Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate Vice President of Marketing for Windows tweeted that 75 million devices are now running the software.

And he’s also revealed some interesting facts about the new software, including more than 122 years of gameplay have streamed from Xbox One to Windows 10 devices and Cortana has told over half a million jokes.

Other encouraging news for Microsoft includes the news that Windows Store for Windows 10 has seen six times more app downloads per device than Windows 8.

However, it’s not been all plane sailing for Windows 10 with reports of bugs, updates and Microsoft spying on your PC.

10 recent Tweets from Yusuf Mehdi Corporate Vice President, Windows and Devices Group, Microsoft Corp @yusuf_i_Mehdi

1.  #Windows10: More than 75 million devices running Windows 10 – and growing every day. 2:08 PM – 26 Aug 2015

2.  #Windows10: Windows 10 is running in 192 countries, virtually every country on the planet.2:09 PM – 26 Aug 2015

3.  #Windows10: More than 90,000 unique PC or tablet models have upgraded to Windows 10. 2:09 PM – 26 Aug 2015

4.  #Windows10: Even some devices manufactured in 2007 have upgraded to Windows 10. 2:10 PM – 26 Aug 2015

5.  #Windows10: More than 122 years of gameplay have streamed from Xbox One to Windows 10 devices. 2:11 PM – 26 Aug 2015

6.  #Windows10: 10 million achievements unlocked: Microsoft Solitaire Collection, Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta 2:13 PM – 26 Aug 2015

7.  #Windows10: In response to “tell me a joke”, Cortana has told over half a million jokes since launch. 2:16 PM – 26 Aug 2015

8.  #Windows10: Windows Store for Windows 10 has seen 6X more app downloads per device than Windows 8. 2:16 PM – 26 Aug 2015

9.  #Windows10: Over 2,000 organizations vying to win the global partner slot in #UpgradeYourWorld. 2:17 PM – 26 Aug 2015

10. #Windows10: Thank you @KimKardashian,@ladygaga,@therock, and all who helped to #UpgradeYourWorld.  Do Great Things. 2:18 PM – 26 Aug 2015

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