Articles tagged with: Microsoft

Google Apps Challenges Microsoft For Business Software

Google Apps Challenges Microsoft For Business Software

Businesses are adopting Google’s idea of using cloud-based software, which presents a challenge to Microsoft. It has taken more than 6 years, but Google seems to be cutting into Microsoft’s stronghold businesses. Previously Google apps were going to appeal mostly to small businesses and tech start-ups, but it’s now catching …

Microsoft Lawyer States Google Is The Internet Emperor

Microsoft Lawyer States Google Is The Internet Emperor

According to Pamela Jones Harbour, who is a lawyer for the Fulbright & Jaworski firm and who represents Microsoft as well as other technology companies, believes Google is the emperor of the internet with data collection and privacy invading policies. She says that Google is the Internet’s emperor due to …

Free Microsoft Windows Blue

Free Microsoft Windows Blue

Microsoft is reportedly shifting to yearly updates for both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8. It was planned and codename given as “Blue”. Much of the report was speculation although sources claimed it would be released in the summer of 2013. A new report regarding Windows Blue claims that the …

Windows 8 Start Screen

Windows 8 Start Screen

The Start Screen is one of the major new features of Windows 8. It may come as a surprise that the Start screen’s customization options are not as extensive as those made available on the desktop. There are lots of ways to customize the look and feel of the Start …

www.Live.com – Microsoft Live Account Sign Up, Login, Mail, Password and Profile

www.Live.com – Microsoft Live Account Sign Up, Login, Mail, Password and Profile

Microsoft account is a single sign-on web service developed and provided by Microsoft. Microsoft account, https://account.live.com is the new name for what used to be called a “Windows Live ID”. Users can login to their Microsoft account at http://login.live.com/ and it allows them to sign in to websites that support …

Apollo Plus – Microsoft’s Next Update To Windows Phone 8

Apollo Plus – Microsoft’s Next Update To Windows Phone 8

Microsoft is working on an OTA updated called “Apollo +”. The update will address some bugs and add some new features. The Verge subsequently posted the codename of Windows Phone OS 8’s follow on would be “Apollo Plus”. The update could include other features like VPN support, a Wi-Fi connectivity …

Kinect For Windows Hardware Now Available From Microsoft Store and Amazon

Kinect For Windows Hardware Now Available From Microsoft Store and Amazon

As promised earlier, Microsoft has released version 1.0 of the Kinect for the Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) along with the Kinect for Windows Hardware. Improvements in Kinect v1.0 SDK for Windows include support for up to four Kinect sensors on one computer, improved skeletal tracking and speech recognition accuracy, …

Microsoft Launches Microsoft Office 365 Cloud Based Productivity Solution in India

Microsoft Launches Microsoft Office 365 Cloud Based Productivity Solution in India

Microsoft launched its much awaited Microsoft Office 365 cloud-based productivity solution in India. Enabling easy access to business productivity solutions, Microsoft Office 365 is commercially available in India at very attractive prices starting $2 per user per month. Launch of Microsoft Office 365 is one of the Microsoft’s latest cloud …

Microsoft Confirmed Cloud Based Office 365 Service by End of June

Microsoft Confirmed Cloud Based Office 365 Service by End of June

Microsoft confirmed that the official launch of its most awaited cloud-based Office 365 service will be held by end of this month. Microsoft Office 365 sporting many enhancements will be available to users world wide from late June 2011 at a price starting from $2 to $24 per month. …

Microsoft Opening Up Windows Phone 7 to Developers: Indirectly Invites Geohot for Talks!

Microsoft Opening Up Windows Phone 7 to Developers: Indirectly Invites Geohot for Talks!

When Chevron released its jailbreaking tool for Windows Phone 7, Microsoft was quick to react, getting into talks with the developers to take the tool off while initiating a dialogue for better interaction. The two will interact this week and it will be interesting to see what transpires.
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