News tagged ‘microsoft’

Monday, 29 Mar 2010

Microsoft Reveals Reason for Failure with Bing

Microsoft Reveals Reason for Failure with Bing

Microsoft says ignoring the long tail of search results has not done them any good.

Friday, 26 Mar 2010

Microsoft Rolls out New Bing Features

Microsoft Rolls out New Bing Features

Microsoft has introduced new features to its Bing search engine, including Quick Tabs, an Answer box, and new mapping tools powered by Foursquare to deliver real-time data embedded in maps.

Wednesday, 24 Mar 2010

Garmin-Asus Lets You Navigate Work and Life with the M10

Garmin-Asus Lets You Navigate Work and Life with the M10

The Garmin-Asus M10 is a full-touch, all-in-one smart phone powered by Tele Atlas maps solutions and Windows Mobile 6.5.3, from Microsoft Corp.

Thursday, 18 Mar 2010

Gizmodo Mocks Microsoft for Windows Phone 7

Gizmodo Mocks Microsoft for Windows Phone 7

Gizmodo wrote an interesting post in response to Microsoft's decision to omit multi-tasking and cut and paste functionalities from Windows Phone 7.

Wednesday, 17 Mar 2010

End of Support for Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista RTM, Windows 2000 Professional and Windows Server 2000

End of Support for Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista RTM, Windows 2000 Professional and Windows Server 2000

On April 13, 2010, Vista RTM will reach the end of support while on July 13, 2010, Windows XP SP2 and Windows 2000 Professional will reach the same milestone. In addition, Microsoft will be ending support for Windows Server 2000 and moving Windows 2003 from Mainstream Support to Extended Support.

Samsung's Windows Phone 7 Device Actually a Retooled Omnia HD

Samsung's Windows Phone 7 Device Actually a Retooled Omnia HD

That's right, the Samsung device sporting Windows Phone 7 at Microsoft's MIX developer conference turned out to be a retooled Samsung Omnia HD, for a one-off demonstration.

Microsoft Releases IE9 Platform Preview

Microsoft Releases IE9 Platform Preview

Microsoft today released the Windows Internet Explorer Platform Preview to the public. The release is meant to demonstrate the capabilities of Internet Explorer 9 to Web developers while at the same time providing feedback to the IE9 team.

Windows Phone 7 Series Loses Cut and Paste

Windows Phone 7 Series Loses Cut and Paste

Microsoft's latest OS for smartphones, Windows Phone 7, will not have cut and paste.

Monday, 15 Mar 2010

Hide Your iPhone If You Work at Microsoft!

Hide Your iPhone If You Work at Microsoft!

Microsoft employees have taken to keeping their iPhones out of sight while working at Redmond.

Monday, 8 Mar 2010

Microsoft Office 2010 Technology Guarantee Launched

Microsoft Office 2010 Technology Guarantee Launched

The Microsoft Office 2010 Technology Guarantee allows eligible consumers who purchase and activate Office 2007 or a new PC with Office 2007 to download Office 2010 for free when it is available.

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