While users that have installed Windows 8.1 Preview may have slowed down submitting their bug reports to Microsoft, the company has picked up pace when it comes to releasing new fixes for the OS. The company continues to release new updates for the public preview version of the upcoming operating system at a brisk...

One of the most popular multimedia players in the world should soon find itself available for users of Microsoft’s newest platform. VLC for Windows 8 is nearly release, and fast. VideoLAN, the developer of the application have confirmed via its official Twitter account that the development of VLC for Windows 8 is...

Advanced Micro Devices reported its financial results for the second quarter of the year last week, and although sales were up quarter over quarter, they were down year over year, resulting in a loss of $74 million during the quarter. While microprocessor sales are on the up, graphics chip shipments were down. But the...

Unity, the maker of popular game development tools, officially announced the availability of a new version of its development platform. Unity 4.2 arrives with support for an expanded list of mobile operating systems. The game engine and development toolset is now available on Microsoft’s Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 as...

The recently released Windows 8.1 Preview provided users with an early opportunity to test drive the new features and enhancements Microsoft has built into its SkyDrive cloud storage service. Now, detailing these some of these new features, the software titan has announced that no less than 3 TB of data is uploaded by...

What would the world be without search? The software titan already has search enhancements high on its agenda for Windows 8.1. And in a recent new blog post, Microsoft talked about the improvements made in this regard. Redmond unveiled a completely redesigned search tool in Windows 8.1 that can look for a variety of...

If there is one thing that Microsoft has completely revamped in Windows 8.1, its upcoming operating system, it’s the search option. Not only has the software titan enhanced the speed of search, but users can now get access to a variety of content in a flash. But it seems that Redmond is not done yet — the company is...

Microsoft has just posted a revised version of a commercial that pitches its Surface RT tablet against Apple’s iPad. The previous version of this video ad floated up a few days back. The cost of the Surface RT, back then, was obviously $499. Now thanks to the new price cut, the Windows RT powered device is even...

One of the most apparent causalities of the mobile revolution in the world of software, it is Windows. With the rise of tablets and smartphones, Microsoft’s dominant platform has been left with no option other than to go through a major shift. The desktop mode of Windows is slowly entering the domain of creation...

Microsoft announced its second quarter earnings earlier today, and as expected analysts were quick to weigh in on how they believed the technology titan has performed in the past three months. And needless to say, the stark figures have afforded the market watchers an opportunity to point some fingers at Redmond’s...