Fargo is one of the company’s major Microsoft Dynamics development centers, and the place where products like Dynamics, Office, SQL Server and Visual Studio are developed. And by the looks of things it could soon be running out of office space. The number of employees working in Microsoft’s campus in south Fargo is...

Well, you don’t hear this very often. A new survey recently released brings some fresh views on Redmond’s hardware and software developments, and names Microsoft as the number one vendor for CIOs. Piper Jaffray’s quarterly Chief Information Officer (CIO) survey picked Microsoft as the most important vendor — ahead of...

Microsoft’s newest attack against rival Google was launched more than ten days ago, with a spanking new petition that showed the search engine giant was peeking into Gmail accounts to serve relevant ads, a practice which Redmond says is not a fair practice. But up until now the petition has only attracted over 9,000...

Everybody Loves Raymond. Everybody also loves Windows 7. And according to one analyst, this is one of the reasons why many consumers are choosing to stay away from Microsoft’s newest operating system. Oh well, you know the deal with analysts and market experts. Forrester brain David Johnson thinks that Windows 7...

Redmond is planning to pull the plug off Windows XP next year, and while it hopes users will upgrade to a newer version of Windows — even the company knows it is going to be Windows 7, not 8. April 2014 is when Microsoft is said to stop providing support for the 11-year-old operating system, and it is already hard at...

Microsoft is getting ready to release the final version of its flagship browser, Internet Explorer 10, for Windows 7. The browser is currently only available for Windows 8. Inside sources revealed to The Register that Microsoft’s Internet Explorer division is planning to release the new browser at the end of February...

Redmond has outlined its plan to start the shutdown of its Windows Live Messenger service. The phased retirement will officially begin on April 8, and the desktop version will be the first to go. Requiescat in pace, Windows Live Messenger — it was great knowing you. Microsoft had initially planned pull the plug on the...

Redmond has just issued a bug report informing that iOS 6.1 devices have been found to severely slow down Exchange servers, and recommends system administrators to either block it altogether or devise a custom throttling policy for iOS 6.1 users. As of right now, the only way to fix the issue is a software update, but...

It is a hastily written job posting on LinkedIn, but it seems that world largest CPU maker is all set to try its luck with Microsoft’s smartphone operating system. And this is just weeks after a senior product manager of Windows Phone (Greg Sullivan) said that Microsoft’s architecture is hardware independent — clearly...

Apple did it again with another amazing financial quarter on Tuesday, with a record quarterly net profit of $7.31 billion on record quarterly revenue of $28.57 billion. Apple sold a whopping 20 million iPhones this quarter. “We’re thrilled to deliver our best quarter ever, with revenue up 82 percent and profits up 125...