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Windows Users No Longer Face Different Browser Choices

12/18/2014, It seems that if you happen to be an avid Windows user on your desktop or notebook, and happen to live in Europe, you no longer be offered a choice of different browsers. It seems that the Windows Browser Ballot has been put to bed at last, and just in...

Vido W8C Windows Tablet – Cheap And Good?

12/16/2014, While the iPad range continues to be all the rage where tablets are concerned, there are also numerous Android-powered tablets that are in the market. The thing is, not too many people make use of Windows as the operating system of choice where tablets...

Windows XP Continues To Lose Its Shine

12/01/2014, Numbers and figures can be very useful if one were to draw a conclusion about a particular situation, or perhaps even make predictions of the future. Each month, the usage share of the desktop ecosystem changes, so that users are able to spot trends as...

New LG Tablet Will Challenge The Surface Pro

11/27/2014, LG is going to take the plunge into the Windows tablet market in the near future. The Korean manufacturer is going to build a tablet hybrid that works with a detachable keyboard. This form factor will put it head to head against the Surface Pro which is...

Microsoft Azure Experiences Outage With Xbox Live Affected, Too

11/18/2014, If you have been scratching your head, wondering whether there is anything wrong with your computer or device because you could not log into Microsoft Azure, fret not – it is not you. Rather, it is because Microsoft Azure has experienced an outage,...

Microsoft Finally Patches 19-year Old Windows Bug With IBM’s Help

11/13/2014, No piece of software is perfect. Sure many applications run smooth and work as they should, at least on the surface, but somewhere there is a loophole that can be exploited or a very rare bug that almost never manifests itself. Well it seems that this...

Windows Reportedly To Blame For Home Depot Hack

11/10/2014, As you might have heard, a report from last week revealed that the Home Depot hack did not involve just credit cards, but email addresses too. While it might seem trivial, obtaining email address could lead to phishing, which in turn could lead to...

Pipo W5 Windows Tablet Comes With Pen Input

11/04/2014, When it comes to the world of tablets, most of the time we would see the camp divided into two different segments – one, where they support the Android mobile operating system, while the other would see them be on the side of Apple’s iOS. What...

Onda V891w Tablet Runs On Windows

10/27/2014, When it comes to the world of tablets, it is not too often that one would have Windows in mind as the operating system of choice, having taken into consideration the number of Android-powered tablets, not to mention iPads from Apple that have already...

Google Releases Improved Hangouts App For Desktop

10/09/2014, There is some good news today for folks who use Google Hangouts. The company today released a new update which aims to make it much more easier for users to access Hangouts on their desktop computers. This update has been developed keeping one aim in mind...

Skype For Desktop Receives Improved Design

10/09/2014, Microsoft today launched Skype for Mac 7.0 and also unveiled a preview for the new Skype for Windows. The company says that both desktop clients have been redesigned in order to make it easier for users to chat and share with their contacts. Those who...

Microsoft: 50 New Companies To Deliver Windows-Powered Hardware

10/01/2014, Microsoft has started to offer Windows as well as Windows Phone software without charging device manufacturers a single cent in order to help boost the market and in turn, demand for Windows and Windows Phone devices – as long as these happen to...

New Microsoft Ads Makes No Mention Of “Windows Phone” Brand

09/19/2014, There have been persistent rumors that Microsoft could be getting ready to drop the Nokia and Windows Phone branding. In fact recently an upcoming Windows Phone handset was spotted with just a “Windows” branding on the back versus “Windows Phone”....