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The road to Windows 8 Part 4 – What this means for Windows 8 developers

Welcome to part 4 of my series, The road to Windows 8. In the first part I talked about the BUILD conference. In the second part, I talked about what I believe to be the overall vision

Now Google is looking at buying Yahoo too?

Man, this is getting more and more interesting. First, we talked about Microsoft possibly trying to acquire a stake in Yahoo. The Wall Street Journal is now reporting that Google may also be looking at acquiring a

WSJ says Microsoft might be serious about this Yahoo thing

So once in a while you’ll hear something or write a story and still not believe what you’re actually writing. This is one of those cases. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Microsoft is deep in

Intel promising more than 60 Ultrabooks in 2012

Speaking to Liz Claman of Fox Business Network, Intel CEO Paul Otellini confirmed that “we have 11 companies shipping different SKUs, different models this Christmas.” He ticked off big-name computer makers such as Lenovo, Asus, Acer, Sony,

Microsoft reportedly might buy Yahoo – umm why?

OK Microsoft, things have been going well. Don’t screw it up now. There are reports that private-equity firm Silver Lake Partners is working with one of its investors, the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, and Microsoft Corp.

AT&T showcase their new Windows Phones : HTC Titan, Samsung Focus S & Focus Flash

Microsoft’s Phone President Andy Lees showed off three AT&T-branded Windows Phone 7 (Mango) phones today. This is an indication of some of the Windows Phones that will be coming out this holiday season. AT&T’s HTC Titan True to

Why are vendors all scared of the Amazon Kindle Fire?

So the word on the street is that PC vendors like Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell reportedly plan to venture into the development of Microsoft’s Windows 8-based tablet PCs with the new models likely to be launched in

Apple Iphone 4s – 3 days, 4 million units sold

Hard to spin these numbers any other way – Massive success. Cell phone juggernaut Apple announced sales of its iPhone 4S have topped 4 million since the device made its global debut last Friday. The tally is

The road to Windows 8 Part 3 – The Metro Interface

So, in this third part of my Road To Windows 8 series, I want to talk a little bit about the Windows 8 Metro interface. In the first part I talked about the BUILD conference. In the

The Windows 8 Developer Preview can run on Microsoft Surface 1.0

The Windows 8 Developer Preview can run on Microsoft Surface 1.0 Josh Blake from Infostrat does a demo of the Windows 8 developer preview running on Microsoft Surface 1.0 It’s a cool little video that seems to