Spartan becomes Edge
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Thursday, 30 April 2015 12:32

Spartan becomes Edge


With a familiar logo

Software giant Microsoft has come up with a new name for its Explorer replacement and given it a logo which looks a lot like the browser it is replacing.

Windows 10 and Broadwell Powered Surface Pro 4 planned
Published in Notebooks


12 inch display

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn which suggests that Microsoft is gearing up to release a Broadwell powered fanless Surface Pro 4 with a 12-inch 2160x1440 display.

Microsoft loses InterDigital patent battle
Published in Mobiles


But will not be banned

Software giant Microsoft has lost a potentially costly patent battle against "patent holding outfit" InterDigital.

Microsoft's DRM plans for 4K
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Monday, 27 April 2015 11:16

Microsoft's DRM plans for 4K


Ropes in Intel, AMD, and Nvidia

There are some very dark rumours about what Microsoft is planning for Windows 10 and the 4K television standard and it seems to have roped in Intel, AMD, Nvidia, and Qualcomm.

Microsoft brings key feature back for Windows 10
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The most important one

Microsoft has done a significant u-turn and bought back one of the most popular Windows features for Windows 10.

Did AMD accidentally reveal Windows 10 launch date?
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Probably not, but whoopsiee nonetheless

AMD CEO Lisa Su may have inadvertently revealed the Windows 10 release date, but we are not entirely sure about it. 

Microsoft's Nano-server is completely stripped down
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Completely anorexic 

Microsoft is going great guns in the server market having recently announced the Nano Server, a "minimal footprint" Windows Server, and Hyper-V containers, which provide virtual machine isolation capabilities to containers.

Apple holds security door open for the Chinese
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Never reads the papers

While Google and Mozilla have been falling over themselves to stop a data leak to China, Apple has cheerfully ignored the problem.

Microsoft starts work on Redstone
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Thursday, 09 April 2015 11:32

Microsoft starts work on Redstone


Windows 10 service pack, not a rocket

While Windows 10 operating system is still a few months away, it appears that the software giant is already working on and updated version of the operating system code-named "Redstone."

Australia puts Apple, Google and Microsoft under tax spotlight
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Watch 'em wriggle

Australia is the first country to put Google, Apple and Microsoft's "completely legal" tax avoidance under the spotlight.