Ha, as colorful a week as any in the world of Microsoft. Rumors abound, quotable quotes from Redmond officials aplenty, positive growth sings abundant, the past few days were one of the more flamboyant ones of the year. In fact, take the Lumia 1520 US shipment delay out and it’s all rainbow, this week. Here are the...

Licensing and all that legal mumbo jumbo is deep stuff when it comes to digital services. While selling software and apps across the globe is comparatively straightforward, books, movies and music have that extra bit of baggage. Anyway, one big name in music streaming is Deezer — a French startup that is available in...

So this happened. In what is truly the end of an era, AOL recently announced that it would be discontinuing Winamp on December 20, 2013. Winamp, along with Sonique, was one of the two most popular MP3 players back in the late 90s. Now in an overly unexpected twist, it appears that Microsoft is interested in acquiring...