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  1. Microsoft vs. Apple: New Surface Ads Bring Back Mac, PC BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... the hip personification of a Mac and John Hodgman as the stuffier PC were originally an attempt by Apple ( ) . Now Microsoft is attempting to turn the tables with an ad that portrays its Surface Pro 3 as the hipper product compared to Apple's more ...


  2. Windows 9 Will Reportedly Feature Interactive Live TilesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    Recently it was reported that Microsoft is readying the technology preview of Windows 9 which the company is expected to release next month .


  3. Windows 9 Upgrade Price RumoredRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    There has been a lot of discussion over the past few weeks about Windows 9. Microsoft is reportedly going to release a technology preview next month which will give us our first look at the next iteration of Windows OS.


  4. With 'no more' than 35,000 devices sold, Amazon Fire Phone struggles in 'purpose purgatory'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ZDNet

    ... Even the sinking ship of former phone giant Nokia, which in its last set of results before it was snapped up by Microsoft, reported 8 million Lumia smartphones sold during one three-month period - the Windows Phone-based device that has been on the ...


  5. Virginia Senate Candidates Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie to Address Technology Business LeadersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Northern Virginia Technology Council , the largest technology council in the nation, today announced that Virginia Senate candidates Senator Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie will participate in a Technology Town Hall Forum , co-hosted by NVTC and Microsoft, on Monday, September 8 at Microsoft's offices in Reston.


  6. Republic Services, Inc. (RSG): The Stake of Bill Gates' Cascade Investment Tops 24% of the CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    ... Another firm associated with Mr. Gates, which is Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust , where the cofounder of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) acts as a trustee, owns around 1.35 million shares of Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG). Mario ...


  7. EzCheckprinting Software Adds Logo Feature To Mac VersionRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... multiple checks with one click - Export and import of check data for use with ezTimeSheet, Excel file, QuickBooks, Microsoft Money, and other accounting software. - Never a cost for customer support in our products including email, live chat and ...


  8. Will all these ice-bucket challenges for ALS help the world or harm it?: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, participates in the "Ice Bucket Challenge" to raise awareness for ALS.


  9. Bill Gates, wife give $1 million to gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have together donated $1 million to the Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility, a gun control advocacy group, according to its most recent financial report with Washington State.


  10. Teen Girl Loves Computer Science, But Struggles To Fit Into The FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... state legislators. In her speech, Abshir explained what happened after she coded an app that got published to the Microsoft Windows store. "That's when I realized that, oh wow, this is actually really fun. You actually feel the feeling of ...


  11. Windows 8 Gets a New Age of Empires GameRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | IGN

    ... strategy fix for players of MMORTS Age of Empires Online, which shut down just a couple of months ago. Last year, Microsoft released Age of Empires 2 HD Edition on Steam . Katie Williams is a freelance writer and games journalist. She tweets at ...


  12. Blog Post: Major Update: Improved Office file support + Service improvementsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | TechNet Blogs

    ... signup (if needed) for your recipients at . Support for consumer social identities like Microsoft Account (aka Live ID) and Gmail IDs remains in our work backlog. At this time we expect it January/February, after Azure AD ...


  13. Big Windows 9 leak reveals 'awesome' upgrade pricing for XP and Windows 8 usersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Boy Genius

    According to the group, Microsoft is still toying with the idea of making Windows 9 a free upgrade for existing users who have purchased a retail or OEM version of Windows 8. The company is also toying with the idea of selling the upgrade to Windows 9 for just $20.


  14. China parties like it's 2004, investigates Microsoft for browser bundlingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    Microsoft is under investigation by Chinese regulatory authorities amid concerns about how it is distributing its Internet Explorer browser and Windows Media Player app, reports the Wall Street Journal .


  15. Chromebooks Surge in K-12 as Tablets Drop OffRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | T.H.E. Journal

    ... students and teachers, while Fresno school district has rolled out 15,000 detachable tablets to students. With new Microsoft devices due to be launched later this year from many OEMs, new Chromebooks - as well as the launch of Apple's next iPad - ...


  16. 9 Ways To Enhance Google Apps With ...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    ... many communications channels can help you keep it all straight. Google Apps has evolved from a pale imitation of Microsoft Office with innovative collaboration capabilities to a serious productivity suite competitor that many businesses have come to ...


  17. Huawei abandons Windows Phone: "We were losing money for two years" on itRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... that it will no longer release Windows Phone devices because it simply can't make any money on it. Where else can Microsoft turn? One more big phone maker has given up on Windows Phone. Huawei, the world's third-largest smartphone maker says that it ...


  18. Remember Netscape browser? Class of '18 doesn'tRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    ... and commercialize the Internet during the mid-1990s with its Navigator web browser. Around the same time, Microsoft Corp. released the first version of its Internet Explorer browser, which it went on to integrate so tightly into Windows functions ... 2 comments

  19. China's Microsoft probe eyes browser, media playerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The China Post

    The head of the Chinese government agency investigating Microsoft for alleged monopoly actions said Tuesday the probe includes the way the U.S. technology giant distributes its media player and browser.


  20. Microland turns 25, offers hybrid IT infrastructure servicesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Nerve News

    ... us to build strategic partnerships with our customers and technology partners such as Amazon web services, Citrix, Microsoft and VMware, Kar noted. As an enabling framework to deliver computing as a service rather than a product, hybrid IT provides ...