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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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Satya Nadella Explains Why Office For iPad Took So Long

03/27/2014, We guess it’s safe to say that the wait is finally over regarding Office for iPad. After all it was as far back as 2011 that we started hearing rumors that a version of Office for the iPad was in the works, meaning that it took Microsoft about 3 years...

Office For iPad Is Official

03/27/2014, True to form, Microsoft has unveiled Office for iPad that ought to keep the masses even more productive while they are on the move. After all, Office for iPad has been talked about for many a year in the past, so when Office for iPhone was introduced, it...

Microsoft Forked Out $150 Million For Wearable Computing IP

03/27/2014, When you look at things objectively, you would realize that $150 million is pittance compared to $2 billion, although having the former amount would be more than enough for any family to live out a comfortable lifestyle for generations without being...

Windows Phone 8.1 Core Completed

03/26/2014, It was just yesterday that the editor-in-chief of WPCentral, Daniel Rubino, tweeted that Windows Phone 8.1 could actually miss its scheduled release in the form of a developer preview during the Microsoft Build developers conference that is happening...

Surface Wireless Keyboard Adapter Discontinued By Microsoft

03/26/2014, While most of us type away at our computers facing the monitors directly, there are some who take advantage of wireless keyboards and use it to sit further away, perhaps in a more comfortable chair or position. In fact wireless keyboards make it great for...

Microsoft And Dell Agree To License Each Other’s Patents

03/26/2014, Patents can be used for good and for evil. For evil we’ve seen how some companies have leveraged their patents and use them to sue other companies for huge sums of money over something trivial, or at least for those companies to pay them a settlement....

Easter Eggs And Jokes Found Within MS-DOS And Word’s Source Code

03/26/2014, The other day we reported on how Microsoft would be releasing the source code for MS-DOS and Microsoft Word to the Computer History Museum where the code is expected to be shared with the public. What this does is that it allows the public, and especially...

Google Denies Allegations Of Gmail Snooping To Weed Out Leaker

03/26/2014, Microsoft recently admitted that it went through a blogger’s Hotmail account to collect evidence of a leak by an employee. The proof led to the arrest of Alex Kibkalo, a former Microsoft employee who leaked Windows 8 files and Microsoft Activation...

Office For iPad Launch Expected On Thursday

03/25/2014, New Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will host his first major press conference on Thursday. He’s expected to come swinging right off the bat. Previous rumors have suggested that the much awaited Office for iPad might be launched by the end of March. All...

Microsoft Releases Source Code For MS-DOS And Word For Windows

03/25/2014, Ever wondered what made MS-DOS tick? Well, you can now answer that question for yourself thanks to the folks over at Microsoft who have managed to release the source code to the public for both MS-DOS as well as Word for Windows, making it a first from...

Nokia Event At Microsoft BUILD 2014 Confirmed

03/25/2014, For the past few weeks we have been hearing rumors that Nokia has a couple of Lumia devices up its sleeve. There have been many leaks but so far the company hasn’t said if it has plans of launching any new devices. Just last month at the Mobile...