Tag: strategy
Russia On Track To Move Away From Microsoft Software

Russia On Track To Move Away From Microsoft Software

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And the government is showing no signs of slowing down from blacklisting computing technology from American companies. Microsoft software, of course, included. Idiosyncratic ...

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Ballmer Era At Microsoft Has Come To An End, Analyst Pleased

Ballmer Era At Microsoft Has Come To An End, Analyst Pleased

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Which is saying something, because the former CEO had been at the company for some 34 odd years. Regardless, the Ballmer Era is now behind us, surely. Unless, of course, good ...

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Chicago To Get 24 New Windows Stores

Chicago To Get 24 New Windows Stores

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That should make it a total of 37 new Windows Stores in the area, where customers will be able to purchase a number of Microsoft hardware and software products. The company ...

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Migrating From Windows XP Is Hard, John Lewis Explains

Migrating From Windows XP Is Hard, John Lewis Explains

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Most things are going to be hard when 26,000 computers are concerned, but as John Lewis found out, migrating from Windows XP is not the easiest job in the world. John Lewis ...

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It Seems Munich Is Not Giving Up On Linux, After All

It Seems Munich Is Not Giving Up On Linux, After All

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False alarm, people. It appears that the city of Munich, the pioneer of the transition from Windows to open source, is not actually giving up on Linux. At least not yet. News ...

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Steve Ballmer Leaves Microsoft Completely, Steps Down As Board Member

Steve Ballmer Leaves Microsoft Completely, Steps Down As Board Member

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Breaking news. Heartbreaking news, for some. Former CEO Steve Ballmer leaves Microsoft completely, and has just announced his decision to step down as board member. He is ...

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Munich Switching Back To Windows After Linux Disappointment

Munich Switching Back To Windows After Linux Disappointment

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Rewind the clock back to 2004, if you will, when the city of Munich decided to renounce the Windows platform and replaced it with Linux. City officials cited a number of reasons ...

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Microsoft And Samsung Plan To Settle Patent Dispute

Microsoft And Samsung Plan To Settle Patent Dispute

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Redmond, last month, made a decision to start legal action against the Korean company, but according to the latest reports, both Microsoft and Samsung are keen to settle this ...

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Don’t Expect Internet Explorer iOS, Android Versions Anytime Soon

Don’t Expect Internet Explorer iOS, Android Versions Anytime Soon

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They are not in the plans for Microsoft. The demand for both versions is rather high, and even though Redmond has developed for iOS and Android, Internet Explorer is not on the ...

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Week In Review (Aug 11 – Aug 15)

Week In Review (Aug 11 – Aug 15)

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A rather easygoing week for Microsoft, with the big news being the release of Windows 8.1 August Update, and along with it a slew of bug fixes for the modern Windows platform. The ...

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Microsoft Wants New Privacy Laws In The United States

Microsoft Wants New Privacy Laws In The United States

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And the company is sailing against the current to get them. That is, fighting against other technology giants like Google, Amazon and Twitter that do not agree with new privacy ...

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Should Microsoft acquire SMS Audio, the headphone company?

Should Microsoft acquire SMS Audio, the headphone company?

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This is not a category I usually focus on but it hit my radar because of my extreme interest in all things entertainment. At this point you would have to be an alien not to ...

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Microsoft, At One Point, Considered Renaming Internet Explorer

Microsoft, At One Point, Considered Renaming Internet Explorer

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Well, here’s an inside scoop if ever there was any. Web browsers are fickle business, and with the multitude of choices available, brand loyalty is not what is was back in the ...

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Windows Phone Q2 Market Share Drops To Just 2.5%, IDC

Windows Phone Q2 Market Share Drops To Just 2.5%, IDC

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IDC have just released their newest figures revealing the worldwide shipments of smartphones by operating systems for Q2 2014, and Windows Phone suffered both a dip in shipments ...

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US Airport Recently Upgraded From Windows 98 To Windows XP

US Airport Recently Upgraded From Windows 98 To Windows XP

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If you had any doubts about how hard it is for organizations and enterprises to upgrade to newer operating systems, consider this. An airport in the United States was running ...

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