The Windows 10 upgrade controversy takes another turn! Microsoft has been asked to pay a user damages after it installed the OS on a device without authorization. This particular case took place in a land called Finland. Despite the software titan promising to behave in the future after a large number of legal...

Sabotage! The browser world is still reeling from the news of Microsoft switching to the Chromium engine for its Edge web browser, the same underlying technology that Google uses for Chrome. While many were delighted with this development, others were left less than impressed. However, it appears that there may be...

Head for the hills, folks! Another privacy controversy has hit Microsoft, after it was discovered that Windows 10 continues to send data to the cloud even when you have the switch off. What a way to wrap a year where Redmond rolled out a dedicated Privacy Dashboard for users. At the same time, things are so convoluted...

Bad egg? Don’t look now, but Newegg has been on the receiving end of a grilling in recent days, with reports that the online retailer sold pirated Windows 10 OEM keys. At least two of them. The company has promised to send out physical replacements for those who have bought the license keys to the operating system...

Well, not exactly caught, per se. But the company did stir up a little controversy in a cup, when folks found ads in the Windows 10 Mail app, which were targeting select users. Users that are have not subscribed to Office 365. And just when it looked like when Microsoft was ready to embark onto a new adventure full of...

Half a billion in damages for a botched Windows 10 upgrade? I’ve heard worse! It looks like forced upgrades to the latest version of its operating system are still causing problems for Microsoft. The company has been in the news occasionally for these aggressive Windows 10 upgrades that had users taking it to court...

Larry Ellison in the making? It looks like someone spiked the coffee that Marc Benioff drank with salt, as the Salesforce CEO went off tangent against Microsoft, directly targeting the Surface line. Some perspective, before we get to the juicy bits. Back in 2015, Salesforce and Microsoft were seen making amends after...

Releases notes, that is to say. The software titan continues with its policy of releasing updates for its products, like the Surface Pro 4 in this case, without any accompanying documentation. To the frustration of many. As a matter of pure fact, it was only last month that the company pushed an update for the tablet,...

It sure looks like that. Someone somewhere may have fabricated the Intel being at fault for the Surface issues story, juicy new detail of which have just been revealed. The Surface line is the center of attention the past few days after it was deemed unreliable by a Consumer Reports survey recently. And we even got a...

There were times when an event like this would have made headlines. In some ways it did, but most of the uproar occurred on Twitter (where else). The cause? Steven Sinofsky, the former Windows boss, recently posted a tweet using an iPhone. Some circles in the technology industry thought of this as his attempt to dump...