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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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Microsoft Lets You Purchase Surfaces In Volume

03/19/2013, The Microsoft Surface did not really do as well as the software giant would have wanted it to, I suppose, but at least there is an initiative on Microsoft’s part now that enables business customers to pick up the Surface in bulk. Yes sir, we are talking...

Microsoft Offering Windows Developers $100 In Cash For New Apps

03/19/2013, Microsoft has started a new marketing campaign in the US geared primarily towards Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 developers. The Redmond based company is offering $100 in cash to developers who will submit new apps for both of these platforms. They can...

Microsoft Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Now An Automatic Update

03/19/2013, Did you hear the latest from Microsoft? The software giant has started to roll out Windows 7 Service Pack 1 as an automatic update, never mind that Service Pack 1 was originally released a couple of years ago. Good thing that the Microsoft folks have...

Microsoft Facing SEC And DOJ Probe Over Foreign Bribery

03/19/2013,   It seems like Microsoft has landed itself in some hot waters. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Redmond based company is under investigation by the Securities and Exchanges Commission as well as the Department of Justice over claims that it...

Gears of War: Judgment Now Available Exclusively On Xbox 360

03/19/2013, Gears of War: Judgment has been a long time coming as the last Gears of War game, Gears of War 3, was released back in September 2011. The launch of a Gears of War game outside of the holiday season is certainly one Gears fans aren’t too familiar...

Xbox 360 Ring Is Better Than The Dreaded Red Ring

03/18/2013, We’ve seen some neat rings in the past as we’ve seen ones that shows your love for Atari, doubles as a USB key, and a set of engagement rings based on a truly iconic exchange of words in Star Wars. A new ring we came across shows off your...

Microsoft Supporting Windows Phone 8 Until July 2014

03/18/2013, Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 hit the mobile scene this past November, making it available to consumers for only four months, which means a lot of adopters of the mobile platform will probably not be pleased to hear the company is expected to only...

Windows Phone 7.8 To Receive Support Until September 2014

03/18/2013, I don’t know about you, but I would like to take this bit of reported information with more than just a pinch of salt – an entire packet might do the trick though. It seems that support will continue to pour through for Windows Phone 7.8 at least...

Microsoft Windows 9 Arriving Next November?

03/18/2013, I will be the first to admit that I would be pretty surprised if the above were to be true, that Microsoft Windows 9 will hit the markets sometime next November. It just feels too soon, and do we really need a next generation desktop operating system even...

Microsoft Surface RT Launches In Japan Today

03/15/2013, We heard last month the Microsoft Surface would be making its way to Japan some time in March. And what better time to launch a new tablet than smack-dab in the middle of the month as the Surface RT is officially launching today in Japan. The Microsoft...

Saints Row 4 Announced With August 20 Release Date

03/15/2013, One of favorite open-world sandbox games that released in 2011 has to be Saints Row 3 as it had just the right amount of action along with its outrageous humor. When THQ went under, the game’s rights were sold to publisher Deep Silver, who is...

Microsoft Reportedly Sold 1.5 Million Surface Tablets To Date

03/15/2013, While Microsoft’s Surface RT and Surface Pro tablets are certainly pretty devices with a ton of potential, there were several flaws to either device, price being one of them and battery life being the other. That being said Microsoft has been pretty...