One of the feared fallouts of the Microsoft Nokia deal was how other Windows Phone manufacturers will respond to the acquisition. Considering the fact that the Lumia handsets already make up 90 percent of the overall market, there are clear and present threats. While companies like Samsung and Huawei have taken a bit...

Patents are power! Microsoft owns a number of important Android and Chrome OS licenses, and the software titan has been busy making patent deals with many hardware companies over the years. Specifically, hardware vendors that sell devices that are powered by Google’s Android operating system. The newest in this list...

Recently Windows 8 Update reported on the new Clover Trail processor coming out of Intel. The new Atom SoC certainly brings quite a bit of power and performance to the table, and it’s no surprise to see a bunch of new devices based on the technology already being unveiled. What is surprising is that one of the most...