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Microsoft reportedly dropping the Metro branding from its Windows UI

08/03/2012, One of the unique features of Windows Phone/Windows 8 is the Metro UI (pictured above). We admit that even though we don’t use Windows Phone devices, we like the Metro UI look and Android/iOS users who have downloaded mods/tweaks to look like Metro will...

Microsoft acknowledges the risk that OEMs may abandon ship

07/27/2012, Let’s be honest, you and plenty of others probably saw this coming when Microsoft announced the Surface tablet, a device which they pretty much designed and built themselves, thereby annoying and possibly angering their manufacturing partners in the...

Does Safari for Windows have a future?

07/25/2012, Mac users who are now enjoying the latest version of OS X, Mountain Lion, might have also noticed that Safari 6.0 for Mac has also rolled out. In fact, it seemed that Safari for Windows had gone missing entirely from Apple’s site. There is still a...

Windows malware intrudes iOS App Store

07/24/2012, Although some Apple enthusiasts will often say that you won’t have to worry about dealing with malware and virus threats on your Mac or iOS device, recent reports are suggesting otherwise. A user named “deesto” posted a note to an Apple...

Microsoft Live web services to receive makeover?

07/23/2012, Even though it’s still a few months away, It looks like Microsoft is already gearing up for the official release of Windows RT. According to reports online, Microsoft has been silently updating its Microsoft account login page with a hint of Metro...

Fujitsu Stylistic Q552 is another Windows tablet

07/17/2012, When it comes to the tablet market, the two main operating systems would be Android from Google and iOS from Apple. Microsoft’s Windows? Well, let us say that it has yet to make an impact, although the upcoming Microsoft Surface tablet does seem to...

Windows 8 confirmed for October release

07/09/2012, Good news for those of you looking forward to Windows 8 – we finally have a clearer idea of when the operating system will be released. Microsoft announced today during its Worldwide Partner Conference that the next version of Windows will launch...

Samsung working on Windows RT tablet?

07/09/2012, We have had word that Dell and HP are working on a Windows RT tablet (according to Digitimes, whose track record in terms of accuracy has not exactly been the best to date), although there was also word that there is HP might be ditching plans for a...

Microsoft’s PC partners clueless about Surface tablet

06/20/2012, We first heard about the rumor surrounding Microsoft’s rather “mysterious” event last week. As it turned out, Microsoft unveiled its Surface tablet that almost caught everybody off-guard. While everything about Microsoft’s tablet...

Microsoft lets you upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for just $14

06/01/2012, How far does $14 get you these days? When it comes to mileage, not very far with the ever increasing price of fuel, and filling up your stomach with $14 worth of food is not going to do much, unless you decide to stuff yourself with fast food deals. Well,...

Skype 5.9 for Windows hotfix released

05/08/2012, Skype has just introduced a hotfix to Skype 5.9 for Windows, where this hot release build will offer a fix for issues that affect the signing in process for a handful of users. Of course, if Microsoft (and any other software provider for that matter) has...