Microsoft has not given up on business phones
Published in Mobiles


CFO says "Lumia" for business is coming

Microsoft surprised the world when its new phone range failed to contain anything to interest business users – now it seems it is prepared to remedy that.

Microsoft develops its own Linux flavour
Published in News
Thursday, 19 November 2015 14:18

Microsoft develops its own Linux flavour


What's next? Apple making a cheap and useful product?'

In a sign that you have just woken up in a parallel universe, it appears that Microsoft has made its own Linux version.

Microsoft pulls Windows 10 support from Galileo
Published in Motherboards
Thursday, 19 November 2015 11:16

Microsoft pulls Windows 10 support from Galileo


Galileo Galileo Figaro.

Microsoft is pulling the support plug on Windows 10 IoT Core which was a key part of Intel’s low-cost Galileo boards.

Intel might lose Apple contract
Published in Processors
Thursday, 12 November 2015 10:47

Intel might lose Apple contract


Fanboy thinks x86 is doomed

Intel is about to lose its lucrative contract to supply Apple gear as Jobs’ Mob thinks its own ARM based chips can do better

Apple’s Surface Clone goes on sale
Published in News
Tuesday, 10 November 2015 10:27

Apple’s Surface Clone goes on sale


iPad Pro arriving later this week

Apple’s version of Microsoft’s Surface PC will be available offering shedloads of technology that fanboys have mocked for years with a reassuringly expensive price tag.

Microsoft will block SHA-1
Published in News
Thursday, 05 November 2015 11:44

Microsoft will block SHA-1


Shutting out the spooks and other criminals

Software Giant Microsoft has joined Mozilla and will consider blocking the SHA-1 hashing algorithm on Windows to keep the US spooks from using it to spy on users computers.

Microsoft one drive free to decrease from 15GB to 5GB
Published in News


Office 365 users to kiss free storage goodbye

Microsoft had capped the unlimited  free storage for Office 365 users and it has dropped the free  One drive from 15GB to 5GB. 

Microsoft will update you to Windows 10
Published in News
Friday, 30 October 2015 12:41

Microsoft will update you to Windows 10


All your bases are belonging to Microsoft

Those running older versions of Windows with their updates switched on could find that Microsoft will automatically upgrade them to Windows 10 next year

Google killing off Chrome OS
Published in News
Friday, 30 October 2015 10:41

Google killing off Chrome OS


Android won the war

Search engine Google looks set to scrap its Chrome OS and replace it with a consolidated version of Android that runs on PCs.

Microsoft’s Edge grinding to a halt
Published in News
Wednesday, 28 October 2015 11:26

Microsoft’s Edge grinding to a halt


This is a dead Spartan

Microsoft’s Edge, formally known as Spartan, appears to be grinding to a halt and no-one seems to be caring much about it.