Redmond’s quest to battle pirates and reduce software piracy around the world continues, this time taking the technology giant to the land down under where it is taking a radio station to court. The company has filed a new lawsuit that targets Australia’s Super Radio Network, and the force behind the radio station,...

It is never a bad sight to see companies (particularly large ones) listening to user feedback and adjusting accordingly. And this new resurgent Redmond is lightening quick to adjust. During the development of its latest operating system Microsoft announced that it was working closely with Adobe to put in Flash support...

A lot of factors have been blamed for slow Windows 8 sales. One of the more interesting ones of the bunch is the impending release of Windows 9, a factor blamed by several analysts. Add another one to the list. There were times when Windows versions were denoted by the year or release (Windows 95 and 98), then by...

Even with the continuing efforts of Microsoft to convince businesses and users to move away from the 11-year-old operating system, Windows XP remains the second most popular version of Windows. As far as unofficial statistics go, the classic OS is losing market share, but at a very slow pace. A new survey conducted by...

There is no shortage of scams and other such malicious attempts that use Microsoft’s name to trick people into downloading infected files. Well, you can add another one to this repulsive list. Security firm Sophos sent out a warning signal of about a brand new attempt where cybercriminals pose as Microsoft Digital...

Ah, another new month, and with it comes another new Patch Tuesday update. Microsoft has shared the details of this month’s patches set to be distributed via the integrated Windows Update. The security bulletin shows that Redmond has planned seven different updates on Patch Tuesday, with fixes planned for Windows,...

Microsoft is striving hard to kill off Windows XP, and move all users to newer versions of the operating system as soon as possible. But there are some users that plan on sticking with the old operating system years into the future. A report published by IMS Research reveals that the industrial PC (IPC) market will...

One of the most cited problems with the slow reception of Windows 8 is the fact that OEM are yet to create devices that bring out the best in the new operating system. Microsoft has reportedly brought this issue up more than once in internal meetings — now the company seems to be sharing this with the general...

Nokia may be back to winning ways, but the company will still get more in payments from Microsoft as part of its agreement with Redmond, than it will pay in the form of OS royalties. The company announced the filing of its annual report for 2012, and shared more details on the deal it signed with Redmond back in 2011...

The Windows Phone platform is making some impressive strides in most parts of the world, but it has not been able to budge the US smartphone market for quite some time now. According to the latest numbers and statistics from research firm comScore, Microsoft’s smartphone OS market share in the United States has...