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Microsoft's Upcoming Windows 9 Could Boost Windows Adoption
Microsoft will detail the upcoming changes to Windows as part of a release codenamed "Threshold," which is likely to be named Windows 9. Earlier we said that despite the launch of Windows 8 the adoption of Windows hasn't been impressive; however, we didn't anticipate that a new version of Windows was imminent.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
How to delete cookies in Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and IE
For the most part cookies, or small data files used by websites to track your internet usage, generally pose no threat to your computer.
Medivo Appoints Clinical Lab Industry Leader David Bryant to Advisory Board
Mr. Bryant is the former chief executive officer of Sonic Healthcare USA, the third-largest clinical laboratory operation in the United States, and also the former chief executive officer of CBLPath Inc., a medical lab that provides anatomic pathology and molecular diagnostic laboratory services.
Opera Mini Now Default Browser on Microsoft Feature Phones
Xpress browser users are urged to make the switch, while all new devices will come with Opera Mini pre-installed.
Microsoft asks: What's the biggest cybersecurity threat in the next 10 years?
Microsoft is asking what will be the biggest cybersecurity threat in the next 10 years and answering that the world's population growth will be a big contributor.
The Simple Case Against Cisco
Using a DuPont Analysis, I'll break down the metrics of ROE. The change in their tax rate is particularly interesting.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Sprint Ditches Framily; Kid-Friendly Google; Ballmer Leaves Microsoft Board
Topping tech headlines on Tuesday, Sprint unveiled its new Family Share Pack pricing plans and confirmed that it will sell the Sharp Aquos Crystal smartphone.
The Internet Was Delivered to the Masses; Parallel Computing Is Not Far Behind
During the past few years, Virginia Tech's Wu Feng has built upon a National Science Foundation / Microsoft grant from the "Computing in the Cloud" program, and synergistically complemented it with subsequent collaborative grants, including a $6 million award from the Air Force on "big computing" for mini-drones and a $1 million award from NSF and ... (more)
A Test That Predicts Sudden Cardiac Death
I'm a repeat entrepreneur and technologist with a penchant for doing the hardest things possible-namely turning technological innovations from universities and federal laboratories into businesses.
Menlo, Benioff And More Pour $35M Into Flash Virtualization Startup PernixData
Another big funding round for the world of enterprise storage - a business that has seen a lot of disruption in the move towards cloud services and virtualization.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Microsoft Favors Privacy Legislation
REDMOND, Wash. Microsoft is breaking with its fellow tech giants to support comprehensive federal privacy legislation.
Microsoft: Fairly Valued And Heading Into A Year Of Big Changes
Under CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft is shifting towards a "mobile first, cloud first" mentality, and is changing many aspects of its business model to facilitate this paradigm shift.
Up To Speed: Microsoft's Azure cloud service suffered hours-long outage
Microsoft's cloud-computing service Azure suffered a global outage yesterday, perhaps striking a blow to CEO Satya Nadella 's aspirations to dominate the cloud services industry.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Interesting December Stock Options for Microsoft
Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Microsoft Corporation .
Preview Members Get Sneak Peek at Xbox One Updates
Xbox One preview members can now test out the console's August update, which brings with it new social and entertainment features.
Microsoft: Time For A Dividend Raise
As the summer comes to a close, it's time for technology Microsoft to raise its dividend again.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Investor's Business Daily
Microsoft Shows Signs Of Revival Amid Push Into Cloud
It would normally put the stock in a secondary buying range, but you'd like to see stronger volume as it lifts off its key support line.
New Top Movers Report Added To Bing Ads
Microsoft announced the launch of a new Top Movers report for Bing Ads to let advertisers figure out account clicks and spend variations, and find which campaigns or ad groups see the biggest changes.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Android Phones Extend Dominance In Q2; Apple Slips
Apple's share of the fast-growing smart phone sector slipped in the second quarter while Google's Android system increased its overwhelming dominance to more than 84 percent of the market.
The Real Reason Microsoft Is Losing Money On Its Surface Line Of Tablets
While the device is necessary in order for Microsoft to offer a complete product ecosystem, they need to make a lot of changes to make it competitive.