News tagged ‘microsoft’
Thursday, 18 Mar 2010
Gizmodo wrote an interesting post in response to Microsoft's decision to omit multi-tasking and cut and paste functionalities from Windows Phone 7.
Wednesday, 17 Mar 2010
End of Support for Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista RTM, Windows 2000 Professional and Windows Server 2000
On April 13, 2010, Vista RTM will reach the end of support while on July 13, 2010, Windows XP SP2 and Windows 2000 Professional will reach the same milestone. In addition, Microsoft will be ending support for Windows Server 2000 and moving Windows 2003 from Mainstream Support to Extended Support.
That's right, the Samsung device sporting Windows Phone 7 at Microsoft's MIX developer conference turned out to be a retooled Samsung Omnia HD, for a one-off demonstration.
Microsoft today released the Windows Internet Explorer Platform Preview to the public. The release is meant to demonstrate the capabilities of Internet Explorer 9 to Web developers while at the same time providing feedback to the IE9 team.
Microsoft's latest OS for smartphones, Windows Phone 7, will not have cut and paste.
Monday, 15 Mar 2010
Microsoft employees have taken to keeping their iPhones out of sight while working at Redmond.
Monday, 8 Mar 2010
The Microsoft Office 2010 Technology Guarantee allows eligible consumers who purchase and activate Office 2007 or a new PC with Office 2007 to download Office 2010 for free when it is available.
Microsoft seems bent on creating a full experience with its upcoming Windows Phone 7, which will share games across its other two cousins, Windows and Xbox.
Tuesday, 2 Mar 2010
The HTC HD2 won't be eligible for a Windows Phone 7 upgrade due to some hardware inconsistencies with Microsoft's streamlining policy for the new mobile OS.
Friday, 26 Feb 2010
Here's one more for Microsoft - though not official, Microsoft has hinted that a Windows Phone 7 upgrade for existing devices is up for consideration by the OEMs.