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Microsoft is the company behind software like Windows, Microsoft Office and hardware like the Xbox and Kinect. The company was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen. MS-DOS was the product that propelled Microsoft towards success, but it is Windows and Office that made it what it is today. Microsoft is currently engaged in a number of projects, including Windows 8, Windows Phone, Xbox, Office and the Azure cloud computing platform. the large majority of desktop computers run on Windows.

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Sony Windows Phone Device Expected This July

04/08/2014, Recently a handful of OEMs, even some from emerging markets, committed to Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform. Most of them are expected to deliver WP powered handsets later this year. There have been countless rumors about Sony throwing its hat in...

Microsoft Seeks To Flood China With Cheap Windows Tablets [Rumor]

04/08/2014, Its no secret that Microsoft considers mobile critical to its long term strategy. The company has taken a number of steps recently to ensure continuing growth in the mobile market, but it would have to do a lot more to gain some semblance of dominance....

Xbox Head Phil Spencer Doesn’t Think Microsoft Will Dump It

04/08/2014, As part of a recent top level management shift, Phil Spencer was crowned as the head of Microsoft’s Xbox division. A few months back when there was endless speculation about Steve Ballmer’s successor, it was rumored multiple times that the new...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Available For Download

04/08/2014, Today marks the day we bid farewell to the 12 and a half year old Windows XP, and other than such a milestone in Microsoft’s stable of operating systems, we are also treated to the Windows 8.1 Update 1 that has been made available to the masses. Do bear...

Windows 8.1 Update Compulsory For Windows 8.1 Users

04/07/2014, At the beginning of this month, we did bring you word that the Windows 8.1 Update 1 would arrive for free for Windows 8.1 users this coming April 8th, and since we are already into April 8th (at least for certain parts of the world), one ought to take...

Microsoft Reveals Why Their Low-End Devices Do So Well

04/07/2014, The Nokia Lumia 520 is one of the more popular Windows Phone devices at the moment and we’re sure many of you guys are wondering why? After all it doesn’t have a fancy screen, it doesn’t pack an amazing camera, and to be honest it’s a very, very...

At least 2 Windows Phone 8.1 GDR Updates Expected This Year [Rumor]

04/07/2014, Windows Phone 8.1 was unveiled during Microsoft’s BUILD conference and it’s one of the major Windows Phone 8 updates that will be released in a while. However according to the folks at Windows Phone Central, they have learnt that Microsoft actually...

Microsoft Adjusting To New Reality: Free Windows And More

04/07/2014, During its Build 2014 conference, Microsoft has laid out a number of moves that will position it to better compete with Google and Apple, but also setup the company for a different computing future. Although desktops and laptops are here to stay,...

GoPro Channel Xbox 360 App Release Tomorrow

04/07/2014, Microsoft promised back in January that the GoPro app is going to be released for Xbox. On Tuesday, Xbox Live Gold subscribers around the globe will be able to view content through the GoPro Channel Xbox 360 app. The app will allow streaming and curation...

Xbox One YouTube App Will Now Support Uploads

04/07/2014, Microsoft says that Game DVR and Upload are two of the most frequently used apps on the Xbox One. Why wouldn’t they be, who doesn’t like to record epic gaming moments and later share them with friends and fellow gamers? Unfortunately, Upload...

Dutch Government Also Pays Millions To Receive Windows XP Support

04/07/2014, Its the end of an era. Microsoft kills Windows XP support this week, even though over 25 percent of all PCs in the world are powered by the outdated OS. The company has been trying very hard to get holdouts to upgrade. It has even offered $100 in...