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...

Shiver me timbers! Microsoft has conducted its own investigation on the new PC market in Asia, and found that Windows piracy is quite a thing over there. It’s downright insane — the number of computers that are sold with a pirated Windows license. As reported, the technology giant purchased PCs between May and July...

Now that Redmond’s two modern operating systems, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1, are occupying store shelves on the market, the software titan is ready to redefine its retail strategy. Microsoft is now no longer selling Windows 7 to retailers — in fact, the company did so without a formal announcement on October 30. This...

With Windows 8.1 now alive and kicking, Microsoft has shifted attention to more pressing matters. And there is nothing more important for the company than to increase sales of the new operating system. But while Redmond worked closely with several large hardware partners throughout development of Windows 8.1, it seems...

You may already know that Microsoft is mulling to sell its Surface tablets at some third-party stores. Why would you know that? Because we already covered it a couple of days back. Bet you did not know that the company is very close to reaching an agreement with some of the largest retailers over in the land down...