Microsoft XP Support Ends: What Now?

Category: Technology / Apr 11, 2014 8:44AM EDT

Windows XP first hit the scene in 2001, back when “Big Willy Style” was a pop culture reference people would smile at. Microsoft had been supporting the operating system ever since, even though the company released three more complete OSes afterwards.

Still, Microsoft needed to end the support sometime - April 8th. With official updates discontinued, what’s next for the numerous systems still running Windows XP?