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3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
The dispute involves technology included in Android, Google Inc.'s operating system for mobile phones and tablets.
6 hrs ago | The Mac Observer
Microsoft has struggled over the years to develop its own hardware. The Xbox has been the only notable success, and even that product has had its share of struggles.
7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
Joe Belfiore, vice president of the operating system group at Microsoft, holds up a pair of mobile phones featuring the new Windows 8.1 at the Build conference in San Francisco.
9 hrs ago | Ars Technica
There's a trivial way for drive-by exploit developers to bypass the security sandbox in almost all versions of Internet Explorer, and Microsoft says it has no immediate plans to fix it, according to researchers from Hewlett-Packard.
12 hrs ago | BetaNews
All three apps gain exclusive new features, but all gain the ability to export documents to PDF, improved picture editing tools and support for third-party fonts.
13 hrs ago | SNL Financial
From trading at just below $4 in January 1995, Microsoft shot up over 1,300% a scant five years later to nearly $56 a share, adjusted for splits.
17 hrs ago | Examiner.com
On the heels of drastic job cuts at Microsoft comes the news that the world's biggest PC vendor Lenovo will stop selling small-screen Windows tablets in the U.S. Lenovo confirmed the move Thursday in a statement to PC World, saying the 8.3-inch... Contrary to many media reports that "Americans don't want small Windows tablets," Lenovo denies that ... (more)
The latest release of a Microsoft security tool that's designed to stop exploits lets administrators control when third-party plugins are launched, a long favored route for attackers.
Nerds love things that are "limited edition". Once we hear that something will be in limited supply, we just have to have it.
Have you received an email offering you a free virus scan? Have you received a phone call warning you that your computer has been infected with a virus or malware? According to the Federal Trade Commission, tech scams have been around for years, but lately scammers have become even more brazen by calling people pretending to be from Microsoft .
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She said she agreed with the findings of a magistrate judge who approved a sealed search warrant in December for a consumer email account that Microsoft stores in Dublin, Ireland.
Microsoft earlier this month launched a preview of a new cloud service called Azure Machine Learning, and some partners are already using it to build the sort of apps that used to require a team of expensive data scientists to pull off.
Microsoft's Office for iPad apps, including Word , Excel , and PowerPoint received a major update today that adds several new user-requested features to each app.
Ever have your phone stolen? If so, it's likely you wished for a "kill switch," a button that would immediately disable your phone, rendering it useless to a thief and protecting your valuable data.
The presumptions we have about what makes a great candidate are oftentimes not based on things that lead to results.
Apparently, the upcoming Lumia handset will be launched in August. AT&T and Verizon are the two major carriers slated to offer this Lumia Superman .
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 06:06 pm
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