The old Microsoft is back
Microsoft seems to be back on form spectacularly knifing one of its long term partners and customers as it seems to be adopting its own rival products.
Is Steve Balmer dead, alive or both?
Software giant Microsoft is focusing a lot of its R&D money on quantum computing.
Wants to cash in on the new wave of devices
Software king of the world Microsoft has decided to delay its next incarnation of Windows 10, Redstone 2, for a year.
Who would have thought that a few years ago?
Microsoft is going to bring its SQL Server to Linux, in a move which would have been unthinkable a few years ago when Redmond dubbed the open source operating system "cancer."
Claims up to 20% more GPU and 50% more CPU performance
Microsoft has released a new teaser video which shows the benefitst of the upcoming DirectX 12 API, including better performance, reduced latency and smoother framerates.
Phil Spencer says it is not happening
For a while now there has been talk that Redmond is planning to unify its Xbox and PC OS but it turns out that might not happen.
Advertising war begins
Microsoft has started an advertising campaign which aims to prove that PCs can do much more than Macs.
Now a reasonable $175
Microsoft has decided to give the wearable a price cut of $75. This makes the device more affordable with a price tag of $175.
One in Five sold last quarter is detachable,
Beancounters for IDC have added up the numbers, and divided by their shoe size, and come to the conclusion that Western Europe is getting more interested in detachable computers.
Aims to accelerate Internet of Things to a single open standard
On Friday, a group of industry leaders making headway in the Internet of Things (IoT) market announced a cross-industry collaboration effort aimed at unlocking the massive opportunities for consumers and business with IoT devices, and ultimately a way to quickly get everyone to adopting a single open standard.