I guess if you want to really nip the evil in the bud, you have to pay attention to the source. Windows 8.1 scam apps, really expensive ones, are still being approved for the platform. This, despite assurances from Microsoft that the company will clear the Windows Store of these low quality submissions. Redmond even...

China is a very protocol driven country, putting it mildly. They have their set rules, and they expect these rules to be followed. Microsoft and other companies are getting an education in this regard. The software titan is one of many international firms currently embroiled in an antitrust investigation. But while...

Now this is an endeavor everyone can get behind! Microsoft seems bent on making large touch screens go mainstream, and the company is ready to do what’s needed in getting this done. Redmond acquired Perceptive Pixel for an undisclosed sum back in 2012. Since then, we have heard nothing about what the technology titan...

The government of China started investigating Microsoft for antitrust violations a few weeks back, but there are people that believe that the inspection comes too late. Too late for it to be productive, too late for it to matter — simply at the wrong time. Things took this turn a few months ago when the country banned...

This infographic, designed by Evoke IT, was generated based on years of experience with SharePoint software. The purpose was to create information regarding the use of SharePoint in a business setting. Many companies have either considered or are using SharePoint, but not necessarily to its full capacity. This is...

All your base are belong to us? Well, something very similar to the timeless meme. Microsoft continues its legal battle against the US government for email privacy. This time however, the company is saying that all your email belongs to you, not us. Microsoft repeated this stance in a recent blog post, which follows...

Windows XP retirement is at it again. Almost every other manufacturer has confirmed that Microsoft pulling the plug on the old operating system has had a positive effect on PC shipments. And Lenovo, the king of the hardware market is here to approve ratify this statement. Hard times on the industry, the declining...

Satya Nadella has a flight booked. Microsoft CEO is heading to China to discuss the currently ongoing antitrust probe with government officials, Reuters is reporting. Things have escalated fast in the country these past few months. Chinese authorities are claiming that the software titan is not exactly transparent...

Full page newspaper ads, of course. Papers in the United States, this week, are filled with Microsoft advertisements advocating for much enhanced email privacy. Redmond’s fight against the US government for requests to provide access to user data that is stored overseas, continue on then. These advertisements explain...

In news about (almost) billion dollar buyouts today we have the confirmation that Amazon acquires Twitch, the video game streaming community for $970 million. The Twitch.tv saga now ends with both companies having officially sealed the deal. Now, this move may come as a surprise to some — many, in fact. Microsoft was...