The practice has been on record since the 1830s, the word since 2002 at least. It was last year, however, that the word ‘selfie’ was included in the Oxford English Dictionary. In fact, in November 2013 they awarded it the ‘Word of the Year’ status. Never the one to be left behind, Microsoft has just created a new...

The year is about to end, and that can only mean one thing. It is the time of top 10 lists! Microsoft had a whirlwind of a year in 2013, even by its lofty standards, and though a few days still remain before the sun rises on a new year, there are more than enough Redmond highlights to go by. Below is a selection of...

Computex is one of the largest computer and technology fairs in world, held annually in Taipei, Taiwan since 1981. This year’s expo is set for June 4 and June 8, 2013. Everyone that is anyone in the realm of hardware and technology uses the event to announce their future plans and products as consumer interest is at a...

Microsoft have just released its fiscal Q3 2013 statement and it’s a little bit of a mixed bag. “The bold bets we made on cloud services are paying off as people increasingly choose Microsoft services including Office 365, Windows Azure, Xbox LIVE, and Skype,” said Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer at Microsoft....

If there is one thing that has underlined the success of the Windows operating system, it is the amount of software developers that code for the system. No surprises then that Microsoft named its annual developer conference as BUILD. The company recently announced that its 2013 BUILD developer conference would take...

Only a few days remain until the 2013 edition of the Mobile World Congress trade show at Barcelona gets underway, and unsurprisingly, rumors have also gained pace as we approach the event. One such rumor is that Nokia is ready to unveil a new lower priced Lumia smartphone powered by Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 mobile...

If you are holding out for a hero (as in another Windows RT tablet) as early as this spring, prepare to be disappointed. Surface RT is your best bet for the near future if you want an inexpensive Windows tablet. While several manufacturers have announced their plans of releasing new Windows RT tablets, they will make...

That’s 109 million branded tablets, obviously, not the cheap unbranded ones. While the total tally for 2012 is still being computed, it has not stopped analysts from making a prediction for this year. While different market analysts have floated up different estimates, all are nine figure — meaning consumers and...

So regarding my interview with Adam Hartung. The response to this article has been fantastic. A lot of people have emailed me saying that they absolutely agree with almost everything he has to say. Some very prominent analyst who would shock you agree as well. I wanted to address a couple of things. First , a lot of...

** This is part 2 of my interview with Adam Hartung. You can see the Introduction (for context) here and Part one here ** (continued) Onuora: Yeah but… Adam: You gotta do layoffs, you gotta start looking for where you’re gonna get the next batch of cash. You’ve got a very successful revenue product, an Xbox, but you...