United States Archive

Teens Vie For The Microsoft Office World Championship

Small monetary gains, but, boy, the prestige! Teens are currently competing for the Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship taking place in Anaheim, California. Around 400,000 contestants from all around the world took place in the competition this

Lenovo To Continue Selling Small Windows Tablets In The US

For a moment there it seemed that Microsoft was about to lose a major partner in the United States, as rumors were flying hard and fast that Lenovo was ready to give up on small tablets in

Lenovo Says American Users Not Interested In Small Windows Tablets

One of Microsoft’s leading hardware partners, Lenovo, has announced that it will be ending sales of its small tablet lineup in the United States, the reason being lack of demand for such models. Instead, the company will

Windows Phone Slightly Increases Its Market Share In The US

Although the Windows Phone platform is on the rise in Europe and some other select markets, things have been a bit stale in its home turf. The latest status update from the United States shows the same

Microsoft Celebrates The Opening Of Its 36th Retail Store

Redmond has officially reached another important milestone for its retail outlets. The company has officially opened is 36th retail store in Dadeland Mall in Miami. The new store occupies 3,000 square feet (that is 278 square meters,

Huawei Windows Phone 8 Smartphone, W1, To Be Sold In The US

Microsoft announced nearly a year back (in June 2012, as a matter of fact) that the Chinese telecommunication giant Huawei would be one of its four partners for Windows Phone 8. Huawei recently released the Ascend W1,

First Microsoft Store In Michigan To Open With Live Kelly Clarkson Concert

Since becoming a devices and services company, Redmond has aggressive outlined its retail strategy, and one thing that the company is heavily focusing on is opening up as many retail stores as it can. A number of

Microsoft Planning To Open Florida Store Right Next Door To Apple

Boy, this sure does give new meaning to the phrase, neighbors from hell. It is no surprise that Microsoft is overly keen to ramp up its retail presence, particularly across the United States. The technology titan is

Windows Phone Finally Gathers Some Momentum In The US

If there is one thing Microsoft’s mobile platform is not doing, it’s dominating markets around the world. Windows Phone currently finds itself the underdog in several countries. But it has nevertheless, made some rather impressive strides in

Over 540,000 Students And Teachers Use Windows 8 In The US, Says Microsoft