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Microsoft Releases Universal Office App Preview for Windows 10

Microsoft Releases Universal Office App Preview for Windows 10

Right now, I’m writing this post on the new, touch-friendly version of Microsoft Word for Windows 10, which we last heard about in January during Microsoft’s huge batch of Windows 10 announcements. That’s right – today … [Read more...]

Report: Microsoft Invests in Android Competitor Cyanogen

Report: Microsoft Invests in Android Competitor Cyanogen

Today, the Wall Street Journal’s Digits Blog reports that Microsoft is a minority investor in a $70 million round of financing for Cyanogen, the company that’s built a non-Google version of the Android operating system … [Read more...]

Surface is a Billion Dollar Winner for Microsoft

Surface is a Billion Dollar Winner for Microsoft

Yesterday, when Microsoft published its earnings results for the second quarter of 2014 (which is Q4 on the calendar year), it was coming off of one of the most successful days in the company’s recent history, having … [Read more...]

New Windows 10 Build is Live and Excellent

New Windows 10 Build is Live and Excellent

In the wake of Microsoft’s many new announcements last week, on Friday the company also released the latest build of the Windows 10 Technical Preview. And while the previous builds were really good improvements that … [Read more...]

Microsoft Build 2015 Sold Out in an Hour

Microsoft Build 2015 Sold Out in an Hour

Yesterday, when I wrote about all of Microsoft’s many announcements regarding Windows 10 – including its new features and goodies in the flagship OS, its upcoming Spartan web browser, and the buzziest headset since the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Makes Tons of Windows 10 Announcements

Microsoft Makes Tons of Windows 10 Announcements

Today, Microsoft held an event to make a whole slew of new announcements related to its latest and greatest operating system, Windows 10, which is currently in Technical Preview. There are so many announcements, let’s … [Read more...]

Windows 10: Event Tomorrow, Mobile Preview February

Windows 10: Event Tomorrow, Mobile Preview February

Tomorrow, Microsoft will be holding an event to unveil the next pieces of its Windows 10 strategy. Since late last year, Microsoft has been working with users to shake the kinks out of Windows 10, via a Technical Preview … [Read more...]

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

It seems that Microsoft and Google aren’t getting along too well at the moment, at least when it comes to the best way to talk about bugs in each other’s products and services. A post on ZDNet points the way back to a … [Read more...]

New Alleged Details Leak on Microsoft Spartan

New Alleged Details Leak on Microsoft Spartan

It sounds as if Internet Explorer’s days are numbered: details of a new web browser coming out of Microsoft have leaked on the web, and from what we’ve heard, this new browser is going to be pretty awesome. A post on The … [Read more...]

Microsoft Opens Office for Android Tablets Preview

Microsoft Opens Office for Android Tablets Preview

In November, Microsoft announced it would be bringing Office apps – like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint – to Android tablets via an invite-only preview. This week, however, the company has opened the preview up to any … [Read more...]