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Office 2016 Is Launching This Year, Touch Apps Coming Soon

If you thought Microsoft was done announcing exciting stuff after the Windows 10 event, then make way for more. Office 2016 has just gone official,…

Week In Review
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Week In Review (Sep 1 – Sep 5)

From the cautious letdowns of the past week, to the pleasant highs of this one. The year’s IFA has been the reason of much joy…

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Leaked Screenshots Provide A Look At Office Touch For Windows 8

An absolute cornerstone of Microsoft’s dominance in the technology world, Office is currently in the process of getting a touch optimized makeover. This, we have…

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New Internet Explorer Ad Is Great, For Sentimental Reasons

Unlike some other companies (not just in technology) that create winning ads one after another, Microsoft have a tendency of rolling out some humdrum commercials,…

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Microsoft Showcases Office Touch For Windows 8 At BUILD

There are some that believe that the classic Microsoft experience is still not complete on touch. Sure, the company has released a couple of flavors…

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Acer Has Launched A Touch Chromebook! Is This Trip Really Necessary?

Acer. The hardware company that lives in the hearts and minds of Windows 8 users. Or not. The company has made some radical choices in…

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Microsoft Files For A Patent For Gesture Based Search

Considering just how big a company Microsoft is, some circles criticize it for not innovating enough. But it’s hard to truly innovate when you have…

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Office VP For Marketing Drops Metro Office Hint, Talks About What To Expect

While Redmond has, so far, been awfully coy about its operating system strategy, the company is nowhere near as discreet about what is next for…

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Windows 8.1 Comes With More Than 600 Keyboard Shortcuts

There are some that believe that in going full touch on its operating systems, Microsoft might have put the desktop on the backburner. While it…

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We Still Love And Believe In Touch, Says Microsoft

Going by everything we have seen from Windows 8.1 Update 1 up until now, one might be forgiven for thinking that the spring update for…

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Satya Nadella Shares Future Strategy Insights In Interview

Microsoft’s search for a new CEO went through a couple of abrupt changes these past couple of months, but one man, however, never left the…

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Non-Touchscreen Laptops Expected To Make A Comeback In 2014

While many a forecasts claimed that touchscreen laptops will come into their own this year, and chart up a reasonable market share worldwide, it seems…

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Sales Of Touch Enabled PCs Still Rather Modest Up Till Now, DisplaySearch Reveals

Windows 8 was tasked with the uncanny job of lifting up sales of PCs when it launched last year, and even the recently released Windows…

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Analyst Believes Microsoft Needs To Enhance Developer Interest In Windows 8.1

For many, a strong and vibrant apps ecosystem is the number one factor when choosing a platform. Not only is Microsoft fully aware of this,…

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Office Touch Will Probably Not Be As Feature Rich As The Desktop Versions

Redmond has already announced its plans to bring its Office suite of productivity applications on platforms beyond Windows. And this means the company is currently…

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Microsoft Lauds Windows 8.1 Usage On A Wide Variety Of Devices

Redmond may have gone with a one-size-fits-all approach for its modern operating platform, but while the newer versions of Windows are already optimized for touch…

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Medion Releases The Touch 10, A $400 Windows 8.1 Laptop

The world of affordable laptops is about to get real interesting, real fast. While touchscreens were a bit of an outlandish concept for most hardware…

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Windows Touch Helps Lift Up Back-To-School PC Sales

News (not so) flash is that PC sales worldwide are on a steady decline. With the seemingly unstoppable rise in the popularity of tablets, sales…

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Microsoft And Intel Team Up To Bring Touch To All Ultrabooks

Microsoft’s newest operating system, Windows 8, has been out in the wild for almost a year now. But while it is slowly increasing its market…

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Touch Usage In PCs Is Finally Gaining Momentum

Not everyone was entirely enthralled when Microsoft decided to go all in with touch. Traditional PC users opined that the company’s decision to focus on…