- News tagged "microsoft"
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.
Thursday, 13 Oct 2011
Microsoft unveils a larger 320GB hard drive for your Xbox console that's compatible with the newer Xbox 360 S models.
Besides the iOS 5 update, Apple's iCloud service has also gone live and available for iOS 5, Mac OS X Lion and even Microsoft Windows Vista and 7.
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011
It's no secret that Nokia will be introducing its first Windows Phone device very soon, and these ads showcasing a device looking very similar to the Nokia N9 with Microsoft's mobile OS on top of it are just the beginning.
President of Microsoft's Windows Phone division, Andy Lees views the Windows Phone 7.5 Mango as the antidote for problems in iPhones and Android phones.
Monday, 10 Oct 2011
Persistence has paid off for Microsoft as the European Commission approves its buy over of Skype, a marked turnaround in their less-than-cordial relation.