Tag Archives: Microsoft

IE10 arrives on Windows 7

Internet Explorer Internet Explorer 10 was pushed out with Microsoft’s Windows 8 last month, but the updated browser has now been made available to those on Windows 7. Albeit with a slight caveat,.. more
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Steven Sinofsky is leaving Microsoft

Microsoft-Logo The chief of Windows at Microsoft, Steven Sinofsky, is leaving the Redmond-based company after in excess of two decades there. Sinofsky is probably a name you’re familiar with when it comes.. more
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Is Microsoft making a Surface smartphone?

Microsoft-Logo Microsoft is allegedly planning to build its own smartphone, possibly a Surface branded model, although the company is only testing the device at this stage. This is according to a piece.. more
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Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 8

Hot on the heels of its desktop OS launch last week, Microsoft has now officially launched Windows Phone 8. The new operating system is due to be sold on a number of fresh handsets from the likes of Nokia (the Lumia 820 and 920), HTC.. more
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Microsoft launches Windows 8

Microsoft has pushed its new operating system out of the door, and Windows 8 is now on sale, along with the company’s new Surface tablet (the Windows RT carrying version, that is). There are three versions of Windows 8 – the vanilla Windows 8, Windows.. more
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Microsoft refreshes Office Web Apps

Microsoft has announced that new Office Web Apps have gone live on SkyDrive, ahead of Windows 8’s launch on Friday. Office Web Apps are the cut-down online versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote, and were introduced in 2010 as Microsoft’s answer to Google Docs... more
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Microsoft Surface base model sells out

If you were hoping to pre-order the cheapest Surface tablet, which launches this Friday in the UK, then you’re out of luck as Microsoft is out of stock of that particular model. The official UK website for the Surface notes that the 32 GB without.. more
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Microsoft profits slump by a quarter

Microsoft has revealed its latest financials, and the company has taken a nasty fiscal blow, with profits being down 24 per cent. While Microsoft wasn’t expected to have a good quarter, that was below analysts’ expectations, which is never good news. Its Q1 fiscal results.. more
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Microsoft Surface starts at £399

Microsoft has revealed the pricing for its Surface tablet, and in the UK, the device will start at £399. That’s for the basic 32GB tablet with no touchcover, and it’s in line with the US pricing announced yesterday, namely $499. It also attacks the iPad.. more
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Microsoft to produce Surface phone?

The latest rumour to come down the Microsoft grapevine is that the firm is planning to push out its own possibly Surface-branded Windows Phone 8 handset. As you’ve almost certainly seen, the Surface is a tablet which Microsoft is due to push out along with.. more
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