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The 600 Million Windows 7 Mark

Even with the Windows 8 release right around the corner, say October 2012, Windows 7 continues to be very popular. Microsoft announced the 600 million license mark  for Windows 7.…

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Microsoft Stock Climbs on Windows 8 CP Release

Microsoft’s stock price is on the rise and riding a “good news” wave from the release of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview and is estimated to hit $36 before long.

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Microsoft and NUI and the Windows 7 Interface

Microsoft and NUI and the Windows 7 Interface Microsoft has been in interested in developing alternative interfaces for users. Their touch and speech technology, which has entered the Windows 7…

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Windows SkyDrive and Microsoft Office – Project Collaboration

Problem: Say you are working on a project with several people who are located on a different city, or even a different state. Furthermore, some may be using a PC…

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Looping the Loop!

Recently when installing a new application on my notebook running Windows 8 Preview in dual mode with Windows 7, I ran into real trouble, big-time!

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Windows 8 Already Being Eyed Up By Businesses

Windows 8 is already generating a fair amount of interest from IT Pros who are looking to upgrade to the new OS as soon as they can, or in the near future.

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New Third-Party Android Enterprise Management and Security Released

There aren’t many products on the market these days that make me angry, but Google’s Android operating system is still one of them.  Software startup 3LM has today announced that…

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Will Microsoft Buy Yahoo?

It started in 2008, when Microsoft first looked at buying Yahoo for $47.5 billion. Microsoft didn’t succeed but it went after Yahoo and used Bing with Yahoo to make their…

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Skip one, Use one, Skip one, Use one

If you haven’t already guessed what I’m talking about by the title of this article, I’ll give you another clue; so far business users are very unsure about the new Metro…

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Don’t Forget About Windows 7 Just Yet

While Microsoft did just start showing off their latest operating system “Windows 8″ last week at their Build conference, they are still encouraging you to upgrade to Windows 7

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Should you reinstate the Start Menu in Windows 8?

For the last day one of the hot topics circulating online is the news that a hack has been found to reinstate the Start Menu in Windows 8.  Doing so is…

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The Linux Microsoft Desktop Rivalry is Over…Microsoft Wins

Microsoft has claimed to be king of the hill for a while now, i.e., the desktop hill. It was, however, always looking over it’s shoulder to see who might be…

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Why Apple Should Fear Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer has been at the head of Microsoft for over 10 years. During that time, Microsoft has grown a lot and added three new operating systems. Still it pales…

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Windows Server 8 Sneak Preview

We have not really heard a lot about Microsoft’s upcoming server operating system Windows Server 8. Information are hard to come by at this point in time. Microsoft recently published…

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Capgemini and Microsoft Partnership and the Azure Cloud Platform

The Capgemini Group, an international consulting company, and Microsoft announced a plan to tie the expertise of the group to Microsoft’s Azure Cloud Platform. The Capgemini Group will bring third…

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Microsoft … Two Different Financial Pictures

The Windows unit continues to have impressive growth, the software is a success for a lot of reasons, most importantly because businesses are accepting the OS and are moving towards it.

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Windows 7′s Market Share Doubles In One Year’s Time

Windows 7 could become the most used operating system in 12 months time. Current market share trends suggest that.

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Microsoft and HP Team UP for Appliances

A Frontline PartnerShip was formed last year between HP and Microsoft to deliver hardware that is configured with Microsoft Software. At this point, there are four pieces of HP-made hardware…

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