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Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012

Study Shows Bing More Likely to Show Spam and Malware

Study Shows Bing More Likely to Show Spam and Malware

A study conducted by security software company Sophos has shown that Microsoft's search engine Bing is more likely to show results related to spam or malware infected websites than any other search engine.

Thursday, 4 Oct 2012

Windows 8 Needs Improvement, Says Microsoft's Co-founder

Windows 8 Needs Improvement, Says Microsoft's Co-founder

Microsoft's co-founder, Paul Allen, describes various elements of Windows 8 as "puzzling" as the company readies itself for the launch of the new operating system in late October.

Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012

Samsung Launches Windows 8 Consumer Devices

Samsung Launches Windows 8 Consumer Devices

Today, Samsung revealed an extensive range of Windows 8 consumer devices that include an All-in-One PC, a touchscreen notebook, and two touchscreen convertible tablets.

Thursday, 27 Sep 2012

Guide to Windows 8 Release Preview Gestures

Guide to Windows 8 Release Preview Gestures

Here's a quick guide to Windows 8 Release Preview gestures.

Friday, 21 Sep 2012

New Office 365 Subscriptions for Consumers and Small Businesses

New Office 365 Subscriptions for Consumers and Small Businesses

You will be able to get the new Office via two main ways - a subscription or a one-time purchase. Subscriptions to Office 365 include all Office applications, additional services product upgrades as soon as they are available, and access to Office on up to five PCs or Macs, along with streamed access to full-featured Office applications on any PC.

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012

Microsoft Warns of Poison Ivy Trojan

Microsoft Warns of Poison Ivy Trojan

Microsoft releases a temporary software fix for a newly discovered vulnerability in its Internet Explorer web browser, which attackers can exploit by installing the Poison Ivy trojan.

Monday, 17 Sep 2012

Ballmer Gives Microsoft Surface Tablet a Price Range

Ballmer Gives Microsoft Surface Tablet a Price Range

Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer has revealed just how much you'd need to score a Microsoft Surface tablet - somewhere between US$300 and US$800.

Office for Windows RT Expected to Ship in November

Office for Windows RT Expected to Ship in November

Microsoft stated that Office for Windows RT will come pre-installed on Windows RT devices; however, it will be a preview version of Office Home and Student 2013. Customers will receive a free upgrade to the final version of the suite via Windows Update starting in November 2012 through January 2013.

Monday, 10 Sep 2012

New Revelations About Upcoming Kindle Fire

New Revelations About Upcoming Kindle Fire

Even though the Kindle Fire has not yet shipped, Amazon has let a few key developments for the device be known. Apparently the default search engine for the product will be Microsoft's Bing. Customers will also have the option to remove the advertisements on the lock screen.

Friday, 7 Sep 2012

IE10 Users on Windows 8 May Be at Risk from IE's Embedded Flash Security Flaws

IE10 Users on Windows 8 May Be at Risk from IE's Embedded Flash Security Flaws

IE10 users in Windows 8 may be at risk due security vulnerabilities in the browser's embedded Flash player. Microsoft has not release software patches for these security flaws as the company has yet to officially launch its Windows 8 operating system.

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