- News tagged "microsoft"
Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011
Nokia's first Windows Phone device will be launching on 7th December 2011, and the first 100 customers to purchase it at the launch party held at Clarke Quay will receive a free Xbox 360 with Kinect worth S$568.
Microsoft has made plans to roll out an update for the Xbox 360 to expand on the Kinect's voice navigation faculties.
Thursday, 1 Dec 2011
Thinking of trying out Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 on your iOS or Android phone? A guided demo running on your device's browser gives you a brief experience of the Microsoft mobile OS.
Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011
Microsoft may be working on an iPad version of the Microsoft Office Suite, in order to extend their business app's market share within the tablet scene.
Monday, 28 Nov 2011
Microsoft's next generation Surface 2.0 is already for pre-order after some delays and it is a 40-inch tablet-like touchscreen computer that breaks the mould of computing as you know it.
Thursday, 17 Nov 2011
In an interview with Les Echos, the head of Nokia France let slip that Nokia Winodws 8 tablets will be out by June 2012. Could there be truth behind this unintended slip of the tongue?
Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011
Horacio Gutierrez, deputy general counsel of Microsoft's intellectual property group has claimed that Google Android's success is built upon Microsoft's heavy investments in research and development.
Monday, 24 Oct 2011
With Microsoft and Compal entering a patent licensing agreement for patents under the Google Android portfolio, this means that companies accounting for over half of all Android devices are now covered under Microsoft's patent license agreements.
Thursday, 20 Oct 2011
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer blasted Google Android for being a complicated mobile operating system which requires its users to be a computer scientist to use it.
Monday, 17 Oct 2011
Remember that earlier this year, Microsoft announced that it would acquire Skype for US$8.5 billion? That deal has officially closed, and the voice call and chat service giant is now a new business unit in Microsoft.