Game over for Hannover? The Linux adventure for Lower Saxony has come to an end, with the German state said to be planning to switch back to the tried and tested Windows operating system. A total of 13,000 PCs will actually be migrated to Windows 10 in the very near future. As revealed, this development comes not too...

German city Munich has apparently had enough of Linux, as it has decided to move away from the open source operating system after 14 years, and now plans to get back to the Windows platform. But not before their adventure will end up costing them some €50 million. And that’s because they have to install Windows on...

All is well that ends well? Only this one did not have that much of a happy ending. Microsoft has made the decision to finally bring forced Windows 10 upgrade to an end. Forced, aggressive, what have you. Redmond faced heat in Germany, where a consumer protection watchdog started an investigation and looked into how...

Gaming will become the top focus for Microsoft in just one week from now. Gamescom 2017 is set to get underway later this month in Cologne, Germany, and expectations are high from Redmond. Not just for what it has in store for gaming on Windows 10, but the Xbox One X, too. Which is sure to be in the spotlight at the...

The United Kingdom, France, Italy, Germany and Spain make up five of the biggest markets in Europe. Cortana was already available in the first, and now users in the other remaining four get a taste. A taste of the digital voice assistant service. Microsoft just announced the availability of the Windows Phone personal...

China is apparently not the only market Microsoft is looking to aggressively expand its business. The Redmond based technology titan has big plans for Europe too. And to bring them to fruition, the company is ready to construct a new office building in Germany. Reports suggest that this new building is all set to...

Microsoft recently announced that Skype, it’s popular VoIP service will be integrated with Outlook.com, the company’s email platform. But like most things this large in scale, the software titan announced a phased roll out across the world. The United Kingdom was the first to get this integration, but Redmond refused...

While the Microsoft Surface launch has gone rather smoothly in the United States, the same can’t be said for some international markets. Microsoft has apologized numerous times for delays in areas like the UK and even given out gift cards and other cash incentives to make up for the wait. We recently reported that UK...

Apparently, there is SUBSTANTIAL worldwide interest in the Microsoft Surface. It seems that Microsoft has run out of the Windows RT tablet in both Germany and France. According to both of the Microsoft Store sites for both Germany and France, there is a 2 to 3 week shipping backorder time for anyone who wants to buy a...

The Patent Wars have always gone on in the background, but in the new mobile age it seems like they’ve become fiercer and more deadly than ever before. Apple suing rivals for infringement, Microsoft suing for infringement related to Unix/Linux/Android, and even Motorola suing Microsoft for infringement. This war is so...