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E-mail Privacy Issues and a Microsoft Fix

There are E-mail Privacy Issues associated with Google. If you didn’t know this, Google Chrome and Gmail, and Google Apps read everything that you put in there. If you are…

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Google Fixes Multiple Calendar Sync and Search Issues on Windows Phone

Google finally stops ingoring Windows Phone users and fixes the ability to sync Multiple Calendars among other things.

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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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Google Acquires Motorola Mobility to Fight Microsoft and Apple

Google made huge waves this morning with its news to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 million, which is over sixty percent above its current stock price. The move, while surprising, makes…

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Want a Regularly updated Tablet OS? Buy Windows

If you are looking for a regularly updated tablet experience for 2012 there are really only two choices currently, Windows and iOS.

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Microsoft Now Behind EU Probe of Google

Google has come under scrutiny in Europe for its anti-competitive stance. Now Microsoft is stepping in and is siding with the European Union. The claim is that Google, which controls…

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Can Windows 8 Turn Round Tablets the way Windows 7 did for Netbooks?

It’s been well known for ages now that research consistently shows that the mobile operating system most people want to see on their devices is Windows.  This doesn’t come as…

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Is Microsoft the Only OS Company taking Malware and Viruses Seriously?

Microsoft have good reason to take viruses and malware seriously, more than ten years of complaints about Windows being insecure and prone to attack.  In truth though the company has…

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Ballmer on Tablets: Android Failed Approach, Apple Sucessful

Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer, took to China Wednesday for a meeting where he spoke to the recent Microsoft takeover of Skype, China software piracy issues and everyone’s favorite subject — tablets.

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Prediction, Apple to have 35% of the Home Computing Market by 2015

No, I’ve not been on the strong sauce again though you might think so as I almost never say anything good about Apple, well, actually I do but the fanboi’s…

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Google “Certainly Tried” to Get Android on Nokia Phones

Google CEO Eric Schmidt has told the crowds at the Mobile World Congress expo that the company “certainly tried” to convince Nokia to choose Android as their smartphone OS of…

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Bing Continues to Gain Market Share

The onward march of Microsoft’s Bing search engine is slow but consistent.  While it is not showing any major market-share gains it still grew by 1.1% last month and now sits…

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Search Engine Growth … and Decline

As you can see the dominant search engine is still Google and at 66% + is still holding steady. Notice that the growth for Yahoo has declined a bit while Bing has increased. Small declines and small increases show that the market is not very viable to change.

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Google Feels the Heat as Bing Rises

They are minor changes, but recent shifts in the popularity of the major search engines could spell serious trouble for Google if they don’t act quickly.  The latest Experian Hitwise…

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What Will 2011 Bring for Microsoft?

I’ve spent a sizable chunk of my new year reading about the future of computing, and I’ve read a lot of different things from a lot of different people. If…

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Internet Explorer Loses Out In Europe – Firefox Now King

It seems that the browser ballot screen in the EU isn’t doing any favors for Microsoft. The ballot screen was introduced by the European Union to give consumers choice when choosing a…

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The Final Pre-WP7 Market Share Numbers are Published

The mobile phone OS market figures have now been released for the final three months before the official launch of Microsoft’s new smartphone OS, Windows Phone 7.  To be honest…

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Revealed, The Chrome OS Keyboard

Engadget have obtained pictures of what looks like the keyboard for Google’s forthcoming Chrome OS netbook. This leak comes as Google have announced a major “Chrome event” this coming Tuesday…

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