So anyone who reads this blog knows that I am not really the kind to back down from taking a risk so here I go… Over the next few posts, I will outline a potential scenario that I believe could redefine the entire PC paradigm if executed properly. I will show in painstaking detail what all the components of...

So I got a tip from a little bird that Microsoft may rename Windows 8 in order to better align the product with the upcoming Cloud 365 suite. This is just a rumor and I have no corroborating evidence to back it up but the name that has been floated is Windows 365. I wouldnt bet on this tip but the...

This week Microsoft finally won a patent on a foot-based user interface after waiting nearly five years. Called “Foot-based interface for interacting with a computer,” the patent describes a user moving his/her feet and stepping on the floor to execute various commands including scrolling down the screen,...

I just read Adrian Kingsley-Hughes article about XP users throwing a tantrum because MSFT wont support XP for IE9. Really? Seriously when will this end? This operating system needs to go away! I am sick and tired of this tea-party-like operating system that hangs outside of the mainstream but once in...

Even more speculation about a new app store for Windows 8. We’ve had a nice long look through the slides ourselves, and that Windows Store is looking pretty interesting even at this early juncture. Early mockups show a Zune-like interface with content curated not only by Microsoft, but also partners and device...

Microsoft Corp. today announced record third-quarter revenue of $14.50 billion for the quarter ended Mar. 31, 2010, a 6% increase from the same period of the prior year. Operating income, net income and diluted earnings per share for the quarter were $5.17 billion, $4.01 billion and $0.45 per share, which...

A couple of former Microsofties are coming out of the woodwork and starting to offer constructive? criticism of the Redmond giant.. From Mary Jo Foleys blog: Don Dodge, who was cut in the last round of Microsoft layoffs, only to resurface days later at Google as an evangelist, is extolling the virtues of Macs...

Newsweek magazine is predicting speculating that Steve Ballmer may be removed from Microsoft next year. The reasons they give are pretty impressive. 1) Vista 2) Stock Price 3) Zune loss to the Ipod 4) Internet Search loss to Google 5) Windows Mobile loss to Iphone I personally don’t think that Steve Ballmer...

Codenamewindows .com is reporting  that Microsoft getting ready the technical documentation required as a part of a lost antitrust lawsuit in the United States. They state that it appears that the company is already producing content as a part of the technical documentation required of Windows 8 client and...