While Microsoft still believes that the performance of Windows 8 is very much in line with what Windows 7 recorded in its first few months on the market, analysts paint a different picture. According to market studies, Microsoft’s latest and greatest has failed to spur demand for PC products in various...

If there is one company that hates piracy more than anybody, it’s Microsoft. The software products carrying the Microsoft label are among the most pirated in the world. Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office, in particular, rank as the first and second in several statistics. No surprises then to see Redmond...

Africa is one of the fastest growing mobile technology markets in the world. A bunch of mobile phone makers have introduced Windows Phone 8 handsets in the continent at various price points. But there still is a very large market for affordable devices sporting Microsoft’s latest mobile OS. Microsoft, aware...

Apps sure are valuable. They are pretty much the lifeblood of any platform, particularly a mobile oriented one like Windows 8. In an increasingly mobile world, a worthy selection of apps has the potential to attract users to a platform. Recognizing the importance of apps, Microsoft has been hard at work...