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Back in April, Microsoft finally pulled the plug on Windows XP , bringing an end to its support for the elderly OS.
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Microsoft's self-interest may leave solutions providers in the lurch, but for now there's still a need for third-party help Last week, I advised third-party developers to be as aggressive as Microsoft in making the shift to the cloud via Windows Azure and Office 365.
For months, there have been rumblings throughout Apple's supply chain that the company is working on a new iPad with a larger screen.
There have been reports by some recent Surface Pro 3 users -- specifically those buying the Intel Core i7 devices -- that their tablets are overheating .
A Microsoft executive last week gave what some users called a "refreshingly direct" and "no BS, straight-talking" explanation of a several-hour outage of the cloud-based Visual Studio Online, collecting kudos for acknowledging mistakes and spelling out what happened.
If you want to feel old, this might do it: Madonna's daughter, Lourdes Ciccone Leon, has enrolled as a freshman at the University of Michigan.
It's being made for Windows 8 computers and Windows Phone 8 mobile devices, with controls designed for touchscreens.
In a surprise move Microsoft has decided to equip its feature phones with Opera Mini rather than the company's own Internet Explorer browser.
Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides made major updates to its iPhone and iPad apps Monday that could potentially replace Microsoft's Office 365 subscription service.
Huawei has taken over the no. 3 smartphone sales spot in the world and has no plans to changes its strategy of using Google Android.
Artists, musicians and entrepreneurs started the crowdfunding concept to pay for projects that could not have been made without the help of others.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda, have donated $1 million to a Washington state campaign seeking to expand background checks on gun sales, bringing the total amount the campaign has brought in up to nearly $6 million.
A recent Nielson study may point to a dramatic shift in consumer preference in the initial sales of the current generation of consoles, a Re/code article reports .
Microsoft may be working on a cloud-based version of Windows to go alongside Office 365.
When Microsoft released its Windows 8 operating system with a store component everything looked great on first glance.
Recent Xbox Live issues preventing Xbox 360 and Xbox One users from signing in have been resolved , according to Microsoft.
The rollout is set to begin in October and will be completed by the end of December, with every employee in the Royal Caribbean fleet receiving a tablet, noted Microsoft.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 09:11 am
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