This year has been a somewhat hot and cold for Intel. On one hand the chip giant made some strides on the mobile front with successes like the Atom Bay Trail and the just announced Core M line of chips. On the other, the company has had to battle production and launch delays. A recently leaked roadmap, however,...

Microsoft is facing a number of threats from all quarters, and recent steps like free licenses of Windows and Windows Phone for OEMs are a good way to combat some of them. However, Chromebooks present a sustained danger, as these devices are steadily gaining traction. In fact, one large company has just announced the...

The Chinese odyssey with Microsoft’s newest operating system continues. And how! It emerged earlier today that the government recommend authorities in the Jiangsu province to cancel orders for computers running Windows 8. And soon after that a local IT expert warned that Windows 8 is a risk to national security, as it...

The technology industry has delivered a few shockers over the years, but this one ranks among the very best of the bunch. Intel’s recent CPU strategy has drawn a fair amount of criticism from several corners. And it appears that things are not going to get any better. The story goes like this. In a perfect world, the...

Rumor has it that some 20,000 Surface Mini tablets are stacked in at some cozy corner of the globe. And this is because Microsoft cancelled the anticipated slate, right at the very last moment. There were sure signs that Redmond was ready to launch its first 8-inch tablet at a press event in New York on May 20....

If there is one thing Redmond has been absolute adamant on, it is expanding the Surface family of devices. Two years back there were even talks about a Surface branded laptop. But right now, the expansion is coming via the Surface Mini, which by most accounts is ready to be released next week, at a May 20 press event...

Well, there you go. Can’t beat official clarifications! The technology world was abuzz with rumors and speculation yesterday, as it usually is, after the mention of a Surface Pro 3 on an official Microsoft page. You can read up on the full details here, but basically, the support page pointed to some camera...

India has been involved in a legal tussle with Nokia over the past few months. While at first it was said that this would have no bearing on Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services unit, it appears that we could be in for some rough times. It is being reported that the final takeover could be delayed...

Another day, another Nokia codename. While the Finnish mobile phone maker is gearing up to unveil some new Windows Phone powered handsets at BUILD next week, it appears one of them is heading for the T-Mobile network in the United States. Although no official confirmation has been provided in this regard, we do have...

According to an unofficial tweet, that is. But it is hard to see the company not to. The mobile revolution might have taken many by surprise, but this time all parties are going in locked and loaded. Microsoft is also said to be working on its solution, Samsung has gone in and released it, Apple is bound to be cooking...