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Microsoft is Learning from Rivals, but its Phone is Still Struggling

Microsoft is Learning from Rivals, but its Phone is Still Struggling

With the release of the new Xbox One, we know Microsoft is continuing to play hard in the games console arena, but it is also taking huge chunks out of its main rivals in other areas as well. Most notably, it is aping aspects of Apple’s core hardware policy while… Read more »

Microsoft Improves Internet Explorer’s 9 Image

Microsoft Improves Internet Explorer’s 9 Image

You might be wondering what this news is all about. To tell the truth, you will find both funny and factual one at the same time, The Redmond-based software giant, with its odd new advertising campaign for Internet Explorer (IE), seems to be making real efforts in sharpening the market’s… Read more »

Windows 8 to Release in October

Windows 8 to Release in October

Bloomberg, while citing its unknown sources, reports that Windows 8 is expected to make its debut in October. There are wide range of rumblings claimed that the new Windows will launch both on Intel and ARM systems, rejecting the rumors suggesting that ARM machines could be delayed. According to few… Read more »

Nokia Plans to Announce 10-inch Dual-Core Windows 8 Tablet in Q4 [Report]

Nokia Plans to Announce 10-inch Dual-Core Windows 8 Tablet in Q4 [Report]

Nokia, the Finnish mobile manufacturer has once again seemed busy to expand its agreement with the Redmond-based software giant Microsoft to announce a new 10-inch Windows 8 tablet in the fourth quarter this year, according to DigiTimes. The Finnish company has already doing great with its new range of Windows… Read more »

Microsoft Inks Deal with Zain for Windows Phone Distribution in MENA

Microsoft Inks Deal with Zain for Windows Phone Distribution in MENA

Microsoft has reportedly signed a deal with Kuwait-based telecommunications company, Zain that will be responsible for Windows Phone distribution in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The Redmond-based software giant finalized the deal during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Under the deal, Zain is liable for offering… Read more »

Skype Scores another Record with 34 Million Concurrent Users

Skype Scores another Record with 34 Million Concurrent Users

It is only a week ago when web-voice and video calling giant Skype claimed a new record of hitting 32 million users using the service at the same time. The record has already been broken after the Microsoft-owned Skype saw 34 million concurrent users on Monday. Although, these numbers are… Read more »

Skype for Windows Phone Beta Released with a Metro Interface

Skype for Windows Phone Beta Released with a Metro Interface

Nokia has recently become the biggest Windows Phone vendor across the world, leaving HTC behind. However, Windows Phone platform is still very young and way behind the competition. Nokia has something interesting to announce about its Windows Phone that will surely play its role in the long run role to… Read more »

Nokia Rolls Out Microsoft Apps to Belle Handsets

Nokia Rolls Out Microsoft Apps to Belle Handsets

The Finnish mobile manufacturer Nokia has started rolling out a suite of Microsoft productivity applications to Nokia Belle-enabled handsets. This roll out will offer users four new business apps, which broaden the Nokia and Microsoft partnership further than their Windows Phone venture. In order to take advantage of this roll… Read more »

Nokia Becomes World’s Biggest Windows Phone Vendor

Nokia Becomes World’s Biggest Windows Phone Vendor

A research firm Strategy Analytics in its recent report revealed that Finnish mobile maker Nokia has become the world’s largest Windows Phone vendor in the fourth quarter, as global shipments up 36% to reach 2.7 million units. With 33.1%, Nokia accounts for about third of all Windows Phone shipments. It… Read more »

Microsoft Files EU Complaint against Motorola Mobility

Microsoft Files EU Complaint against Motorola Mobility

Microsoft reportedly has filed an antitrust complaint against Motorola Mobility with the European Commission. The nature of complaint is somewhat similar to what we have seen earlier in case of Apple’s complaint. The Cupertino-based technology giant filed its complaint with European Commission last week, raising the issue that the soon-to-be-Google-owned… Read more »

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