British coppers investigate Microsoft's HoloLens
Published in News


Robocop on its way

Cambridgeshire Constabulary to use Microsoft's HoloLens augmented reality hardware as part of an ambitious push to harness cutting-edge technology.

iOS copies Windows 8
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 09 June 2015 13:33

iOS copies Windows 8


Exterminate the desktop

The fruity cargo cult, Apple, which  has never been afraid of taking people's useless ideas and turning them into money, has decided to copy Microsoft's least favourite idea – killing off the desktop in Windows 8.

Plugging Windows 10 on a plug
Published in News
Friday, 05 June 2015 11:37

Plugging Windows 10 on a plug


Connect it where you want

While Microsoft has been plugging Windows 10, a Taiwanese outfit has installed the operating system on a computer the size of a plug.

Microsoft putting Wi-Fi into Office 365
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 14:41

Microsoft putting Wi-Fi into Office 365


Rebadged Skype Wi-Fi to Microsoft Wi-Fi

Microsoft is making some sweeping changes to its wi-fi set ups.

Microsoft Edge gets Dolby
Published in News
Thursday, 28 May 2015 12:00

Microsoft Edge gets Dolby


Stop your browser hissing

Microsoft has said that its new browser for Windows 10, the Edge will come with support for Dolby Audio.

Intel gives Microsoft an Edge
Published in News
Friday, 22 May 2015 11:21

Intel gives Microsoft an Edge


And they can keep him

It is starting to look like the glorious WinTel alliance which once ruled the known world is back together, if you look at what has been the secret sauce behind Microsoft's new Edge Browser it turns out that it is Intel,

IDC sees second life for business tablets
Published in Mobiles


Consumers not so much

Beancounters at IDC have consulteed their tarot cards and are predicting that tablets will survive in the business area.

Windows 10 will be the last version of Windows
Published in News


Microsoft runs out of fingers

Software giant Microsoft has given up on having any more versions of Windows. If you don't like Windows 10 you are stuck with it.

US tech companies lean on EU
Published in News
Friday, 01 May 2015 12:54

US tech companies lean on EU


Nice trade bloc you have there..  terrible if something happened to it

US tech giants have spent fortunes leaning on EU politicians to stop them from forcing them to pay tax or facing the music when it comes to their anti-trust schemes.

Spartan becomes Edge
Published in News
Thursday, 30 April 2015 12:32

Spartan becomes Edge


With a familiar logo

Software giant Microsoft has come up with a new name for its Explorer replacement and given it a logo which looks a lot like the browser it is replacing.