Tag: Windows
Surface Pro 3, Day 2: Look and feel

Surface Pro 3, Day 2: Look and feel

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For Day 2 of the 30 Days with Surface Pro 3 series, I took the tablet out of the box and examined its physical look and feel. The Surface Pro 3 is very different from its ...

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Microsoft Hides Software Sales Data, Claims China

Microsoft Hides Software Sales Data, Claims China

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Chinese antitrust authorities are currently investigating several companies for violations, with Microsoft being one of them. And now some new details have emerged. It is being ...

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30 Days with Surface Pro 3: Day 1

30 Days with Surface Pro 3: Day 1

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It's time to officially kick off the 30 Days with Surface Pro 3 series. I conducted a similar series of posts--immersing myself in the experience for 30 days--with the original ...

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Windows For Internet Of Things Now In Preview Form

Windows For Internet Of Things Now In Preview Form

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The Internet of Things (IoT) concept only deals in trillions. When it comes to objects, it is estimated to be able to encode anywhere from 50 to a 100 trillion individual objects. ...

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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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Microsoft Criticized For August Windows Update Problems

Microsoft Criticized For August Windows Update Problems

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Brace for some serious criticism. Releasing patches and security updates is never an easy ordeal, not when your platform powers some 90% of the computers worldwide. Computers, ...

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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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Windows As A Service Floats Up Again, This Time By Microsoft

Windows As A Service Floats Up Again, This Time By Microsoft

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We have not heard much about Windows as a Service, or Windows Cloud as some colloquially labeled it, although some still believe that Microsoft is silently working on this ...

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Core M Broadwell CPUs Launching This Holiday, Intel Confirms

Core M Broadwell CPUs Launching This Holiday, Intel Confirms

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Whew, finally, some official confirmation! Intel is rightly labeled as the chip giant. The company has a way with designing processors that no other company can match. ...

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Critical Windows, Internet Explorer Updates Incoming For August 2014

Critical Windows, Internet Explorer Updates Incoming For August 2014

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And yes, the company is referring to this monthly patch rollout as “Update Tuesday”, which makes this the first time we are hearing this new name used in this sense. It also ...

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Microsoft Continues Chromebook Offensive, Offers Windows PC Alternatives

Microsoft Continues Chromebook Offensive, Offers Windows PC Alternatives

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Redmond initiated a campaign against Chromebooks last month, one that had been a long time coming. The company tried to show buyers how Windows powered PCs are a much better ...

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Lenovo Readying Several Budget Notebooks For The Holiday Season

Lenovo Readying Several Budget Notebooks For The Holiday Season

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Windows 8 looks set to conquer the affordable notebook segment, with news that a number of companies are unleashing their solutions priced in the $199 to $249 range. Now you ...

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Samsung Likely To Fail In Its Goal Of Tablet Dominance

Samsung Likely To Fail In Its Goal Of Tablet Dominance

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Been a while since we have heard something from Samsung. Part of it is because the Korean company is knee deep with the Android platform, on both smartphones and slates. And ...

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Worldwide Tablet Market Up By 11% In Q2 2014, IDC

Worldwide Tablet Market Up By 11% In Q2 2014, IDC

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Now here is an interesting reveal. Research firm IDC has just ousted its tablet figures for the second quarter of the year, and they make for some very pleasant reading. The ...

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