5 min ago
Chinese officials seize Microsoft PCs, emails, financial info in antitrust probe
Regulators in China today said that they made sudden appearances at several Microsoft offices on Monday to gather evidence for an ongoing antitrust investigation, increasing the tension between the U.S. technology company and a government increasingly at odds with foreign firms.
4 hrs ago
The Web Is Global, and Now There Are the Fonts to Prove It
If you mostly read English or other Romance or Germanic languages, you've been spoiled for choice with digital fonts.
8 hrs ago
Reglue: Opening Up the World to Deserving Kids, One Linux Computer at a Time
They say you never forget your first computer. For some of us, it was a Commodore 64 or an Apple IIe.
12 hrs ago
Quo vadis? Cross-Platform App development - Part 1
There are lots and lots of Apps. In fact there are over a couple of million Apps including all of the major brands, Apple, Google, Blackberry, Microsoft with Apple at the top and Microsoft in the bottom.
16 hrs ago
The TIWRI.COM Cloud Platform Enables Faster Online Publishing of User ...
Thanks to its ability to automate the development of user documentation, Dr.Explain has already won recognition of many software developers, researchers, engineers, and technical support specialists around the world.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Daily Caller
Windows 8 Died at Launch, Microsoft Moves on to Windows 9
A man uses the camera of a Nokia Lumia 820 smartphone as he poses in this photo illustration taken in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, September 3, 2013.
Watch Doom being played on a hacked ATM
It's hard to make ATMs more thrilling then they already are, seeing as how they're designed to spit money at you.
South China Morning Post
Microsoft China placed under official investigation as offices in four cities raided
The State Administration for Industry and Commerce sent its investigators to the company's offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu today for an official investigation.
Finextra Research news
Doom on an ATM
The hack entails stripping down an NCR Personas ATM running Windows XP and the installation of custom software and controls.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Midrange-l mailing list
Re: Knowledge Center 'Hmmm.'
Windows 7 made it possible to have important manuals 2 mouse clicks away: pin Acrobat Reader to the Windows task bar, then pin the manuals to Acrobat Reader and voile: right click the Reader icon, select the manual and it's there.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Foray Into Linux
Apart from the Simplicity Linux I looked at nearly two years ago I have only used Linux run from a CD-ROM.
Microsoft Anti-Malware Support for XP Is Counting Down
Another nail in the coffin of Windows XP has entered its countdown phase. All Anti-malware updates for XP are scheduled to end next July.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
PC Mark Vantage 22.214.171.124
PCMark Vantage is the standard benchamrking performance test for the Windows Vista opertaing system.
Current (20140714) Windows Vista 32 bit updates part 3
This article is part three of three for Windows Vista 32 bit and one in a series in which I enumerate all current updates for Windows Vista and Windows 7. Part one is located here and is about installing Windows Vista, Service Packs 1 and 2, Internet Explorer 9, and DotNET.
Location based Dreamworks Dragons Adventure World Explorer for Windows mobile devices
Using some of that built in smartphone techin a game for kids. I'm Fred Fishkin with technology BootCamp, a report on gadgets and gear.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Blog Post: Save The Date - End of Exchange 2010 Mainstream, Windows 7 ...
In a little under 6 months, multiple products will experience a support life cycle change.
Windows IT Pro
Windows Server 2003 Migrations Stalled by Significant Bug, Hotfix Coming, Workaround Available
For those good and proactive server admins who are working hard to migrate Windows Server 2003 installations before the end of life deadline on July 14, 2015, you might want to hold off for a bit at least until Microsoft produces and releases a hotfix.
Government Computer News
By embracing SaaS , Milwaukee County refocuses on constituents
Milwaukee County in eastern Wisconsin covers over 1,190 square miles, encompassing the city of Milwaukee and 17 other smaller towns.
Microsoft's Open Interoperability Gamble Rolls New Dice
After the 'new recipe' Coke flavoured reception that Windows 8 received and the death of Windows XP support, Microsoft is faced with an uphill struggle to garner credence for its new approach to openness and interoperability.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
International Business Times
Windows 9 Release: Reasons of Free Download for Windows 8 and Windows 7 Customers
Windows 9 is expected to be released on October 2014 according to a leakster. However, a question stands for all interested users - is it going to be free for Windows 7 and Windows 8 machines? Windows 8 users may recall that Windows 8.1 Update is free using the Windows Store app on the Start Screen.