- News tagged "microsoft"
Thursday, 6 Mar 2014
Microsoft will be unveiling DirectX 12, its new game development API. It appears this development is Microsoft’s response to rival AMD’s Mantle API.
Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014
More information about Cortana, the digital personal assistant in Windows Phone 8.1, continues to surface. After some screenshots, we now have a video that shows the initial setup process.
Thursday, 27 Feb 2014
Microsoft's new Surface 2 tablet, which runs Windows RT 8.1, will be available locally from March 14 onwards in both 32GB and 64GB flavors.
Monday, 24 Feb 2014
At Mobile World Congress, Microsoft has revealed that an update to Windows 8.1 will arrive this spring. And Windows Phone has gained several new hardware partners.
Friday, 21 Feb 2014
Office Web Apps was launched three years ago as a companion to Office desktop applications, letting you access and share Office files from anywhere. Now, Microsoft is officially renaming Office Web Apps to Office Online.
Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014
Microsoft OneDrive is now available worldwide. Like its predecessor SkyDrive, it lets you store all your files, including photos, videos, and documents, in the cloud, and have them available across any device you use, be it running Windows, iOS, or Android.
Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014
Microsoft has just announced that Satya Nadella is its new CEO. Bill Gates will also step down as Chairman of Board of Directors and assume the role of Technology Advisor.
According to a number of reports, Bill Gates has been asked to take on a more active role in product development in Microsoft.
Monday, 3 Feb 2014
Microsoft's board of directors could be preparing to make Satya Nadella, the company's current vice president of enterprise and cloud computing, its next CEO.
According to rumors, Microsoft is planning on release two new variants of the Xbox One console later this year. In addition, the months of April and October will see the console being launched in more countries.