News tagged ‘microsoft’
Thursday, 14 Apr 2011
Microsoft releases an early preview version of Internet Explorer 10 with continued support for HTML5 as well as enhanced hardware acceleration.
Tuesday, 12 Apr 2011
The promised copy-and-paste update for Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 is finally here, with some additional tweaks to its overall performance.
Monday, 4 Apr 2011
Leaked early builds of Microsoft's next operating system, Windows 8, show that the company is experimenting with a ribbon interface ala Microsoft Office.
Thursday, 31 Mar 2011
Microsoft introduces three mice - the Express Mouse and the Comfort Mouse 3000/6000, all with BlueTrack technology.
Tuesday, 22 Mar 2011
Continuing its legal assault on Android, Microsoft on Monday sued Barnes & Noble and two of its contract manufacturers over the company's Nook e-reader, alleging patent infringement.
Thursday, 17 Mar 2011
Microsoft's new Web browser, Internet Explorer 9, was downloaded over 2 million times since its release on Monday evening.
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2011
Microsoft Corp will cease introducing new versions of the Zune music and video-player amid tepid demand, helping the company shift its focus to mobile phones
Friday, 11 Mar 2011
Microsoft did promise copy and paste functionality for its Windows Phone 7 device in early 2011 with no fixed date given. It seems a time frame has been set, with an update heading our way in the latter half of March.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011
Bloomberg reports that the Nokia Microsoft deal will see Microsoft paying Nokia over US$1 billion. That's quite a huge chunk of change.
Microsoft has created a website campaigning for net users to stop browsing the web with its dated Internet Explorer 6 browser. In a rather bizarre move, Microsoft is urging users to upgrade their browsers and to drop IE6 altogether. According to Microsoft, the website is dedicated to watching Internet Explorer 6 usage drop to less than 1% worldwide.