Europe

Skype Trademark Europe
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Microsoft Might Be Forced To Rename Skype In Europe

The European odyssey continues for Microsoft, and the market is slowly becoming a bit of a hostile environment for the company, at least when it…

Windows XP PC Sales Decline
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PC Sales Go Down, Windows XP Blamed Once Again

The retirement of Windows XP is, once again, the talking point as PC shipments across the globe dropped by significant margins in the first quarter…

Windows Phone European Market Share
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Windows Phone European Market Share Crosses The 10% Mark

No looking back now? Fingers crossed. Windows Phone European market share simply keeps on growing, and the latest data from Kantar shows that the platform…

Lumia 640 XL Preorder
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Lumia 640 XL Is Now Also Available For Preorder

Following the lead of the Lumia 640, the larger 5.7-inch version of Microsoft’s new handset is also available for preorder now, with sales expected to…

Lumia 640 Preorder Europe
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Microsoft Lumia 640 Now Up For Preorder In Europe

Finally some action! Microsoft has put up the newly announced Lumia 640 up for preorder in the Old Continent, after confirmation that the new handset…

Lumia Denim Rollout
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Denim Update Released For More Lumia 930 Handsets

Boy, the Denim Update for Lumia handsets is turning out to be a rather slow process overall. The rollout began last year, still continues, but…

Browser Choice Screen
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The Browser Choice Screen Is No More

Thankfully! Microsoft has quite a history with the European Commission, filled with regulatory cases and fines. The Browser Choice screen that the company was forced…

Microsoft Real Madrid
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Microsoft Pens New Partnership With Real Madrid

Microsoft and Real Madrid CF, the Spanish football (soccer) club have been rather close these few years, and both entities have recently inked a brand…

Microsoft Band International Launch
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Microsoft Band International Launch To Take A While

Microsoft really need to work on this international thing. More so for Windows Phone users. The Microsoft Band wearable gadget just went live earlier this…

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Samsung Gives Up On Windows Laptops In Europe

So much for peace talks! Samsung is ending sales of Windows based laptops in Europe. Chromebooks too, but the remarkable thing here is just how…

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Russia Purchased Just 7 Windows Licenses Between July And August

Talk about unyielding intentions! Russia, along with China, is one of the few countries that is slowly shifting away from Microsoft software, at least on…

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Microsoft Is Building A Mega Headquarters In Ireland

How about some company news to close the day? Europe remains a key strategic market for Microsoft, even as the software titan is fighting the…

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Windows Phone Once Again Starts Growing In Europe

Windows Phone, as a platform, has not been doing all that well since the start of the year. The app momentum has slowed down a…

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European Commission Initiates Antitrust Probe Against Google

The long arms of the law? The European Commission is once again breathing on Google’s tail, and this time the antitrust body is investigating the…

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Bing Starts Accepting Right To Be Forgotten Requests

Starting today, Microsoft is taking in the ‘Right to Be Forgotten’ requests from Europe, and users that want their names removed from search results in…

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Right To Be Forgotten Option Coming Soon To Bing

Bing will get a “Right to be Forgotten” option soon, Microsoft have once again reiterated. The company says that such a feature is currently in…

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The Right To Be Forgotten Option Is Under Development For Bing

Similar to how other search engines have started to offer the “Right to Be Forgotten” option to users in the Old Continent, Bing is also…

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Intel To Pay AMD $1.4 Billion For Shady Sales Tactics

Big fines are not a rare occurrence in the world of computing technology, and neither are questionable sales tactics. Microsoft tangled in this web in…

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Windows 8 And Windows 8.1 Market Share Eclipses Windows XP In Europe

One of the more important regions of the world is now almost off the Windows XP bandwagon. The newest numbers from the Old Continent suggest…

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Microsoft Planning Several New Store Locations In The United States

I’ll hand it to you if you say that Microsoft is not that active when it comes to opening its retail outlets the world over,…