News tagged ‘microsoft’

Monday, 5 Aug 2013

Microsoft Cuts Surface Pro Price In 5 Countries, Singapore Not One Of Them

Microsoft Cuts Surface Pro Price In 5 Countries, Singapore Not One Of Them

Microsoft has dropped the price of its Surface Pro tablet by US$100 in the U.S., Canada, China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan till August 29. Would we see a price cut here too?

Thursday, 1 Aug 2013

Office Mobile App for Android Hits the U.S. Google Play Store

Office Mobile App for Android Hits the U.S. Google Play Store

Microsoft has released the Office Mobile for Office 365 app for Android phones. At the moment, it's only available from the U.S. Google Play store, but international rollout is expected in the next few weeks.

Google to Drop Support for Microsoft's Exchange ActiveSync (Update 2: Extended Till Dec 31, 2013 for Windows Phone)

Google to Drop Support for Microsoft's Exchange ActiveSync (Update 2: Extended Till Dec 31, 2013 for Windows Phone)

Come January 30th 2013, Google will be dropping consumer support for Microsoft's Exchange ActiveSync protocol for new devices. Chalk up another casualty of the mobile wars. (Update: EAS support is extended to December 31, 2013 for Windows Phone.)

Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013

Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview Now Available for Download

Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview Now Available for Download

Microsoft has announced the availability of Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview. This edition includes premium features for enterprise users that aren't found in the earlier Windows 8.1 Preview.

ASUS CEO Says Windows RT

ASUS CEO Says Windows RT "Not Very Promising"

ASUS CEO, Jonney Shih, noted the poor reception of Windows RT products and has said that the Taiwanese tech giants will focus on Windows products with Intel chips.

Monday, 29 Jul 2013

Microsoft Releases IE11 Developer Preview for Windows 7

Microsoft Releases IE11 Developer Preview for Windows 7

Microsoft has made available a developer preview of Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7. For the most part, it's just like the Windows 8.1 version, but there are a few notable differences.

Thursday, 25 Jul 2013

Xbox One will Allow Indie Game Developers to Self-Publish

Xbox One will Allow Indie Game Developers to Self-Publish

Microsoft was very quiet about indie game developers with regards to the Xbox One, but is now saying that it will allow indie game developers to self-publish. It also says retail consoles will double as debug units.

Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013

Xbox One Will Automatically Record and Store Last Five Minutes of Gameplay

Xbox One Will Automatically Record and Store Last Five Minutes of Gameplay

A Microsoft Game Studios executive has revealed that the Xbox One will automatically record and store the last five minutes of your gameplay.

Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013

Microsoft Releases Native OWA Apps for iPhone & iPad

Microsoft Releases Native OWA Apps for iPhone & iPad

Microsoft has released native Outlook Web App (OWA) apps for the iPhone and iPad. But take note, you need an Office 365 subscription plan that includes the latest update of Exchange Online.

Monday, 15 Jul 2013

Microsoft Re-Org: Yay or Nay?

Microsoft Re-Org: Yay or Nay?

Microsoft just went through a Steve Ballmer 'One Microsoft' re-org. Now that the internet has had time to chew through the 2,700 word memo, does the new Microsoft get a 'Like' or not?

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