Liz Cole

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The Windows Store Crosses The 140,000 Apps Milestone Just In Time For Christmas

It may be a season of giving, but the Windows Store is in the mode to take. Microsoft’s apps repository now houses more than 140,000…

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Verizon Reportedly Delays The Lumia 929, Set For An Early 2014 Launch

If you are a Verizon customer and a Windows Phone fan and were looking to buy the Lumia 929 you may actually have a rather…

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Nokia Lumia 2020, Codenamed Illusionist, Reportedly Cancelled

One recourse, I suppose lies in the irony. Nokia fans that were anticipatively expecting more details on the company’s small form factor Windows tablet will…

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HP Launches New Website To Help Users Make The Transition To Windows 8.1

Windows 8, when it launched, was greeted with equal amounts of surprise and concern. While technology savvy users had no trouble in quickly discovering the…

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Microsoft May Completely Redesign The UI In Windows Phone 9, Says New Rumor

While Microsoft’s plans for Windows 9 could potentially take any direction, what with the announcement of Windows Threshold, development on Windows Phone 9, it seems,…

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Microsoft Joins Campaign To Restrict Government Surveillance

Strike it while the iron is hot. In line with the popular saying, Microsoft has taken some very aggressive stances all through the year, and…

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Paul Maritz Has No Plans To Take Up Microsoft CEO Role, Says He Is Too Old

A number of names that are expected to take over the reins from outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer once he retires have recently floated up. These…

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Microsoft Preparing Several Critical Updates For Patch Tuesday Next Week

The security folks over at Redmond have posted details of the final Patch Tuesday update cycle for the year. The December 2013 Patch Tuesday brings…

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Iconia W4 Tablet Gets Priced, On Track For January 2014 Launch

Acer tried to pull a fast one earlier this year when it became the first vendor to launch an 8-inch Windows powered tablet. However it…

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Automate And Speed Up Your Software Installations With OneClick! Installer 3

Few would disagree that installing software is the most unexciting part of the computing experience. And it gets even more tiresome if you have to…

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Huawei Plans To Exit The US Market, Amid Spying Allegations

Up for some spy games? Real world politics playing their part in the world of technology is rarely fun, but security has taken a real…

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Windows 8.1 Slowly Starts Showing Signs Of Success

Windows 8.1, Microsoft’s newest operating system, was released on October 17 on the Windows Store, and the official retail launch took place a day later…

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VLC For Windows Phone 8 Also Inching Closer To Release

The Metro versions of the VLC media player program sure are taking their sweet time to get here. VLC for Windows 8.1 is one of…

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Nokia Is Now Offering Power Keyboard For Free With Purchase Of The Lumia 2520

The battle for Windows RT supremacy may well be limited to just two companies right now (or one if you think about it), but both…

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Windows XP Attacks Set To Skyrocket Next Year, Warns Security Firm

Rarely a week passes with either Microsoft or one of its many partners warning users of the hazards of staying on Windows XP beyond the…

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Gates Should Come Back To Lead Microsoft, Says Charles Schwab

Microsoft may be looking for a new CEO, but for a number of people the best choice is already with the company. Charles Schwab is…

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Microsoft Set To Become One Of The Top Chip Buyers After The Nokia Deal

Semiconductors are not exactly the type of things one would associate with Microsoft. Though technically the company bought oodles and oodles of microchips for its…

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Rumor Says Microsoft Wants To Buy Winamp

So this happened. In what is truly the end of an era, AOL recently announced that it would be discontinuing Winamp on December 20, 2013….

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Microsoft And Dell Partner Up To Hold Event On Windows XP Retirement

We are in this final stretch, the end phase before the official retirement of Windows XP, and Microsoft along with its hardware and software partners…

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Office Remote For Windows Phone 8 Now Available For Download

Windows Phone 8 users can now remotely control Office using their smartphones, thanks to a newly developed and launched app from Microsoft that goes by…