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Rumor: Microsoft to appoint new CEO in the next month

OK so I usually dont do these because I think they’re usually whacky but this time I got 2 different sources so here goes. THIS IS…

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Win $500 – tell us what your vision for Windows 9 is

Here’s a chance to win $500 – tell us what your vision for Windows 9 is. So we are now fully focused on Windows 9 thanks…

Windows 9, Microsoft, innovation
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Windows 9, Microsoft and the innovation challenge.

This blog is in it’s 5th year of existence and when I started it, I was excited about the concept of Windows 8. I called…

build 2014 dev conference
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BUILD 2014 opens up for registration at 9am today – get in line FAST!

Microsoft is going to hold its Build 2014 Developer Conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco from April 2nd to April 4th, and registration…

Windows 9 - Threshold
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The Windows 8 jig is up – It’s Windows Vista 2 and Microsoft are looking forward to Windows 9

Paul Thurrott today confirmed what this blog has been saying for the past 18 months – Windows 8 has fundamentally been a massive…

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My thoughts about the Michael Bay meltdown at CES 2014

I’m in the UK right now on a business trip and as a result didn’t get a chance to go to CES this year. From…

Ford CEO Alan Mulally
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Ford’s Alan Mulally is out of the running for Microsoft CEO

Mullaly’s out people! He won’t be Microsoft CEO. In an interview today with the AP, Mulally said he is not planning to leave Ford for Microsoft….

HTC Evo 4G
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Eye On Windows Exclusive: One Year of Free Mobile Phone Service + HTC Evo 4G for $159

Sponsored Post It’s not a Windows phone, but this deal for 1 year of free mobile phone service from FreedomPop was too good to…

Sepukku - the art of ritual disembowelment
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Will Microsoft allow the Android-Windows 8.1 Dual OS PC? They better not

Seppuku – self inflicted cutting Wikipedia defines Seppuku as the following: Seppuku (切腹?, “stomach-cutting”) is a form of Japanese ritual suicide by disembowelment. Seppuku was originally reserved only for samurai. Part of the samurai bushido honour…

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This is who I think Microsoft’s next CEO will be and why

Unless you’ve been living under a very big, wi-fi resistant rock, you know that Microsoft has been in the market looking for a CEO. There have…

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How much should Microsoft really charge for a Surface Pro 2 tablet?

I have had a chance to take both the Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 for test spins and I came away with a sense…

Windows-Store- news and Weather
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Looking to Windows 9 – the end or refinement of horizontal scrolling?

I am not a fan of the horizontal scroll. There I said it upfront. Anyone who has read this blog for any amount of time…

Thinking of Windows
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Eye on Windows – looking forward to 2014

As we slide into 2014, this is a good time to reflect on the past year and talk about goals and targets for the next…

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Mary Jo Foley’s interview with Steve Ballmer

I’m a big fan of Mary Jo Foley. I think she is one of the best technology reporters out there and does excellent work very consistently. I…

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Unboxing – Asus Transformer Book T100

So I got done with unboxing the Sony Vaio Tap 11 and the Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro laptop. Next up is the Asus Transformer Book…

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Unboxing – Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

So I got done with unboxing the Sony Tap 11 and the next unit I am taking out of the box is the Lenovo…

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Unboxing – Sony Vaio Tap 11

So I had a few tablets, computers, phablets whatever sent to me to review and I am slowly getting to all of them now. The first…

Nokia Phone 1020
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Thanks to Nokia for the Lumia 1020 Phone

Over the next few days, I’m going to be taking a deep look at Nokia’s AppSocial application and sharing some of the apps that I’m…

Bing Rewards
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Bing Rewards – this actually makes sense

So a few months ago, I wrote this article about Yahoo and the need for them to branch out and start rewarding/incentivizing users to use…

New Windows Licensing
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Is it time for Microsoft to make Windows a permanently FREE upgrade?

There’s a really interesting article I just read by Adrian Kingsley Hughes at ZDNet where he talks about Windows and licensing. He quotes an…