Microsoft may have added a million and one features in the newer versions of Windows, but there is still room for some slight improvements here and there. This hold particularly true for power users. And if you are one such power user and spend a substantial amount of time in Explorer then a bit of tabbed...

For the outsider looking in, it may seem that Redmond has a rather slow pace of opening new retail outlets, particularly international locations. But the going for Microsoft is good, if not outright great. In fact, the company has confirmed that no less than 35 new Microsoft Stores started operations in North...

Good thing then, that Intel is so big that it can somewhat successfully maneuver itself away from murky waters at its own pace. Not so long ago the chip giant was the undisputed king of the computer processor world. It was around that time that it expressed its mobile ambitions and wanted to see its CPUs powered...

HP has deep roots in the business and enterprise sector, and launches new models for professional users round the year. It recently unveiled a bunch of business notebooks and hybrids in its EliteBook and ProBook range. But professional tablets are one area where the hardware giant is yet to really impress. All...

There had been a few doubts whether HP was serious about bringing its Omni 10 tablet in the US, in time for the Holidays, that is, but now we can safely lay these fears to rest. Launching products just before Christmas offers its advantages, and HP is not the one to miss out. Buyers can now place their orders on...

Don’t you just love it when the rumor mill just starts to run wild? The grapevine has been abuzz with all sorts of news, some even conflicting, about Windows Threshold. While this is, in all probability, just a codename for the next major version of Windows, people have been rather interested about it due to...

Missed out on Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals? Then Microsoft may just have an offer that you can’t refuse, albeit you will have to be incredibly swift to avail it. From November 9 onwards, Redmond is bringing 12 consecutive days of some of the most amazing deals. The idea is to warm customers up for the big...

News floated up a week or so back that Redmond was looking at a number of security improvements and encrypt its network and Internet traffic to block any potential spying programs from either the United States or other governments. The report said that just like Google, Microsoft was looking to employ advanced...

You know things are moving towards their logical conclusion when you have people that back someone for a post start making statements in the media. The special committee tasked with finding a new CEO for Microsoft seems to have entered the business end of the deal. Bill Gates, not so long ago, said that progress...

One thing is certain. 2014 is shaping up to be a landmark year for Microsoft’s mobile operating platform, Windows Phone 8, both in terms of market share and the features that it will receive. Now when it comes to the latter, one feature that fans of Windows Phone have been waiting for is a file manager — so far...