May 8, 2015

Top News Stories –

British General Election results in a surprise Conservative majority and the resignation of three opposition leaders –
Summary of the major stories [BBC]:

2015-UK-Election-results
[BBC]

 

Microsoft to stop producing Windows versions –
Jerry Nixon, a Microsoft development executive, said in a conference speech this week that Windows 10 would be the “last version” of the dominant desktop software. His comments were echoed by Microsoft which said it would update Windows in future in an “ongoing manner”. Instead of new stand-alone versions, Windows 10 would be improved in regular instalments, the firm said. [BBC]

Video of the Day –

Rain’s Dirty Little Secret

List of the day –

Full election results for parties that won a seat in Parliament –
Full-UK-election-results

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2 #ZekiAlasya #VEDay70 #FridayFeeling
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4 Bill Simmons Dante Fowler Ed Balls
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6 #حط_صورتك_و_انت… #thebraveones Vince Cable
7 Mステ Tina Fey George Galloway
8 #AddMomRuinAMovie #RejectedMothersDayGifts Simon Hughes
9 Nigel Farage Ed Balls #ScottishMovies
10 Ed Miliband #DisneySMMC #PBGoldenTicket

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