With nary a fanfare, Windows 7 has finally cemented itself as the operating system of choice for a majority of the world's PCs.
At least, that's according to the latest figures from StatCounter, which maintains that Windows 7 commanded a market share of 50.2 percent of all measured desktops this past June.
According to the site, the web analytics service runs a tracking code on more than three million different sites on the Web.
That amounts to billions of page views per month, each of which is analyzed according to a number of different parameters that StatCounter is looking to track: Mobile usage, search engine referrals, browser types, et cetera.
Following a few tweaks to remove bot activity and adjust for situations like Google Chrome page prerendering, StatCounter dumps the full body of "independent, unbiased" stats for public consumption each month.
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