Sam Parassette

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Windows 8.1 Worldwide Market Share Is Now Almost At 2%

Nothing beats a little dose of statistics right before the year is about to bid adieu. And for Microsoft the charts that hold the most…

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Check Out Microsoft’s New Website Where Employees Describe Their Life In Redmond

One thing Microsoft has been doing real well these past few years is getting close to users. Whether it is about getting in touch with…

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December Surface Pro 2 Firmware Update Pulled Due To Bugs

Microsoft rolled out a new firmware update for its second generation Surface Pro tablet earlier this month, as scheduled, with the intention of improving and…

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Bloomberg Claims Satya Nadella Is Now Very Likely To Become Microsoft CEO

It’s a merry-go-round alright. While insider reports up until now have rather accurately identified the people Microsoft has identified as potential candidates for the vacant…

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Surface Mini To Sport Features Similar To Kinect, New Report Claims

This could be big! Although many were expecting Redmond to release its smaller tablets alongside the second generation Surface refresh, but it appears the extra…

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Microsoft Surface Tablets Reportedly Sold Out Everywhere

One thing Microsoft and friends got absolute right was the sheer variety of special promotional campaigns this Holiday season to boost sales of the Surface…

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Bill Gates To Retire Completely Within An Year, Thinks Former Microsoft Engineer

First there were murmurings, and now there is speculation. Reports that came out earlier in the year suggested that some Microsoft shareholders want Bill Gates…

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Report Claims Ford Board Is Pressing Alan Mulally For His Final Decision On Microsoft

I guess it can be said with reasonable assurance that Ford’s board has been more active in the media than the man Microsoft is seeking…

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All Versions Of Internet Explorer Receive Critical Security Update

When you hear the words Internet Explore and Critical in one sentence, you just have to stop and take notice. Microsoft’s default web browser is…

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Microsoft Reportedly Planning Three Versions Of Windows Threshold

With the cat pretty much out of the bag, several sources are now reporting openly about exactly what sorts of changes Windows Threshold will bring…

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Windows 8.1 Preview Set To Be Retired Next Month

Still running the preview version of Windows 8.1? Well, you better hurry your horses, as Microsoft has just announced that this build of the new…

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Mulally Will Not Make The Microsoft Switch Until Late 2014, Says Ford Board Member

Of all the names associated with Microsoft’s CEO seat, one name stands above all. Ford CEO Alan Mulally has been at the very top of…

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Windows 9 And Windows 9 Pro May Not Launch At The Same Time

Remember Windows ME? Millennium Edition? The last operating system in the Windows 9x series, it is notable for the fact that Microsoft changed its strategy…

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Users See Fewer Reasons To Upgrade Their Old PCs, Says IDC

Windows 8 launched with great expectations, more so from the PC hardware industry that was seeing faltering sales due to the emergence of popular mobile…

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New VLC For Windows 8.1 Screenshots Show The User Interface

Ask any Windows 8 users, and chances are that one of their most anticipated apps would be the Metro version of the popular VLC media…

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Intel And HP Are Leading The Migration Of Windows XP Users To Newer Platforms

There is no bigger event for Microsoft, not a more momentous occasion early next year than the retirement of Windows XP. Redmond is all set…

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Ramos Preparing i10 Pro, A Windows And Android Dual-Boot Tablet

Perhaps the best thing about Intel’s Bay Trail platform is its support for both the Windows operating system and Android. That, and the affordable price…

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Critical New Windows XP And Windows Server 2003 Security Exploit Unearthed

Nothing beats the feel of security news early in the morning! Redmond has just confirmed that it is investigating a critical security flaw that is…

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Surface RT Usage On The Up In North America, Statistics Show

Microsoft may be looking to merge Windows RT with the Windows Phone platform very soon, but it appears that users in North America are already…

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Microsoft Looking At Names Like BingDrive And FetchDrive For SkyDrive Rebranding

Redmond is in need for a new name for its SkyDrive cloud storage service. The company settled a trademark dispute with British broadcaster BSkyB in…