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Internet Explorer 10 Shows Off Its HTML5 Might With Pulse Internet Explorer 10 Shows Off Its HTML5 Might With Pulse

Microsoft is really pushing Internet Explorer 10 as we near the launch of Windows 8. The newest version of the infamous browser promises to be faster, more secure and just all around more awesome than any of its predecessors. Whether …

Job Posting Points To Microsoft Already Working On Surface Successor Job Posting Points To Microsoft Already Working On Surface Successor

We’re still a few months out from the launch of Windows 8 and Microsoft’s Surface tablet. Microsoft is most likely finalizing details on the tablet, including the elusive price. Some job postings that appeared on Microsoft’s career Web site seem …

Microsoft Encourages Windows Phone Development With New Web Site Microsoft Encourages Windows Phone Development With New Web Site
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On top of Windows 8, Microsoft is betting a lot on the success of Windows Phone 8. It’s their chance to break into the consumer market in a big way. Tablets are nice, but everybody has a phone. That’s why …

Microsoft Really Wants Desktop Users To Hate Windows 8 Microsoft Really Wants Desktop Users To Hate Windows 8
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Windows 8 is coming and there’s nothing we can do to stop it. Microsoft obviously thinks it’s a good idea, but who else excited for it? Some desktop users are pretty pleased with it, but there is one small issue …

Windows 8 Packaging Looks Like A Work Of Modern Art Windows 8 Packaging Looks Like A Work Of Modern Art
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A lot of people, including yours truly, have been vocal about their disdain for Microsoft’s new look. Sure, the simplistic look works, but it just doesn’t feel like Windows anymore. For those who feel like Microsoft is abandoning the classic …

Microsoft Ditches “Metro” Name For Windows 8 UI Microsoft Ditches “Metro” Name For Windows 8 UI
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Ever since Microsoft revealed Windows 8 to the world, we have referred to the new interface as “Metro.” It was assumed that the name would stick since we’re this close to launch and Microsoft haven’t announced a change yet. That …

Windows 8 Leaked Onto Various File Sharing Sites Windows 8 Leaked Onto Various File Sharing Sites
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Windows 8 has gone gold and that means OEMs are starting to get the final version of the operating system. It won’t be going out to consumers until October 26 so manufacturers and developers have a few months to get …

Windows 8 Has Gone Gold, Developers Get It On August 15 Windows 8 Has Gone Gold, Developers Get It On August 15

All of us lowly consumers must wait until October 26 to get our hands on the newest operating system from Microsoft. If you want to get it early, you will either have to work for an OEM or be a …

Microsoft Surface’s $1,000 Price Tag Was All A Ruse Microsoft Surface’s $1,000 Price Tag Was All A Ruse

Windows fans were concerned when news came out that a Swedish retailer was listing the Microsoft Surface at $1,000. The price was too steep for what was essentially an iPad in terms of performance and it made us question whether …

Microsoft Surface Will Start At $1,000 [Rumor] Microsoft Surface Will Start At $1,000 [Rumor]
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Tablets are a hard thing to price. You want every device to be sold at a profit, unless you’re Google, but you want it to be reasonable. Apple’s iPad and certain Android tablets are on the high end of the …

Windows XP And Vista Are Not Invited To The Office Party Windows XP And Vista Are Not Invited To The Office Party
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I’m a happy Windows 7 user, but I know some people are sticking with Windows Vista or XP. Did you like the new features that Microsoft has been showing off in Office 2013? If so, you’re going to have to …

Windows 8 Will Take Your PC To The Metro On October 26 Windows 8 Will Take Your PC To The Metro On October 26
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We were told earlier this month that Microsoft had pinned down the launch of Windows 8 to some time in late October. It was nice to finally get some confirmation about the release, but we still didn’t have an exact …

New Microsoft Office Gets Customer Preview Ahead Of Windows 8 Launch New Microsoft Office Gets Customer Preview Ahead Of Windows 8 Launch
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Microsoft may be getting into the hardware business with Surface, but the company still has a tight hold over the enterprise market. The company’s suite of productivity software is used the world over and each new release of Microsoft Office …

Expect To See Windows 8 Hit Shelves In October Expect To See Windows 8 Hit Shelves In October

One of the more pressing mysteries surrounding the Windows 8 launch was when it was going to become available. Microsoft said it would be out in the fall, but nobody knew if that meant October or November. Microsoft confirmed today …

Malware Is Just Insulting These Days Malware Is Just Insulting These Days
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Malware has always been pretty nasty, but at least it was polite about it. It would pose as a nice email from an old friend or perhaps a bank statement from your friendly neighborhood credit union. It seems that malware …

Chitika Insights: June Market Share Reports [Infographic] Chitika Insights: June Market Share Reports [Infographic]
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Yesterday, the Chitika Online Advertising Network released their June Insights Reports and there are a number of findings which may catch your attention. While the reports are packed with great information on everything from who the top search engine provider …

Microsoft Is Insane: Offers Windows 8 Upgrades From XP Onward For Only $40 Microsoft Is Insane: Offers Windows 8 Upgrades From XP Onward For Only $40
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I never upgrade to the newest version of Windows until I get a new computer. There’s a reason for that. I don’t feel like spending $120 on the newest version of Windows unless I’m going to get some hardware with …

Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat Nokia Has A Plan In Case Windows Phone 8 Goes Splat
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In business, as in war, chess, and first dates, it’s always good to have an exit strategy, a backup plan to disentangle yourself if things go south. This backup plan is infinitely more important if you’re struggling. And Nokia is …

Windows Phone 8 Start Screen Is A Living Ecosystem Of Delight Windows Phone 8 Start Screen Is A Living Ecosystem Of Delight
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The iPhone was pretty cool when it launched. Apps were revolutionary and it changed how we interact with mobile devices. Android took it one step further by having Live wallpapers and widgets that move and delight with flashing colors. Surprisingly, …

So What’s Microsoft’s “Major Announcement” Going to Be? So What’s Microsoft’s “Major Announcement” Going to Be?
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Through an exclusive invite to a Microsoft “Media Event,” Mashable is reporting that the tech company is planning to make some waves next week with a “major Microsoft announcement” in Los Angeles. According to the invite, virtually no clue is …

Microsoft Makes Contacts Social With The People App Microsoft Makes Contacts Social With The People App

You know what grinds my gears? Having to keep up with an address book. I can only be expected to keep track of maybe 10 people tops and I always forget to add new people. Microsoft wants to make the …