This screen shot shows the Windows 8.1 start screen. Seeing sales of smartphones and tablets grow rapidly, Microsoft reshaped its Windows operating system so that PCs came to look, work and feel more like smartphones and tablets. (AP Photo)
Microsoft profit up slightly on strong commercial sales

Microsoft profit up slightly on strong commercial sales

Microsoft Corp said on Thursday fiscal second-quarter profit rose 3 percent, as stron...

Jan-24, 2014
Code to cloud: Microsoft opens coding contest for ISVs, start-ups

Code to cloud: Microsoft opens coding contest for ISVs, start-ups

'Code for Honor' will enable the creation of apps and solutions that are scalable, re...

Dec-19, 2013
IDC report shows Indians are ditching feature phones for smartphones

IDC report shows Indians are ditching feature phones for smartphones

The market also grew 38 percent since the second quarter of 2013 with Indian consumer...

Dec-03, 2013
Apple going 3D? Acquires Israel\'s PrimeSense for $350 mn

Apple going 3D? Acquires Israel's PrimeSense for $350 mn

Apple Inc agreed to buy Israel-based PrimeSense Ltd, a developer of chips that enable...

Nov-25, 2013
Microsoft to take over Nokia\'s Finland headquarters by March 2014

Microsoft to take over Nokia's Finland headquarters by March 2014

Microsoft will take over Nokia's landmark headquarters in Espoo (Finland) after the s...

Nov-21, 2013
Smartphones account for 55% of mobile sales in Q3: Gartner

Smartphones account for 55% of mobile sales in Q3: Gartner

According to a report by Gartner, smartphones reached their highest share to date in ...

Nov-15, 2013
Microsoft launches Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7

Microsoft launches Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7

Microsoft today announced that the latest version of the Internet Explorer, IE 11 wo...

Nov-08, 2013
Microsoft narrows CEO shortlist to 5 which includes Nokia\'s Elop

Microsoft narrows CEO shortlist to 5 which includes Nokia's Elop

Microsoft Corp has narrowed its list of external candidates to replace Chief Executiv...

Nov-06, 2013
What\'s the deal with Apple\'s iPad and Macbook pricing?

What's the deal with Apple's iPad and Macbook pricing?

Apple's strategy is certainly leaving a lot of people wondering what the pricing is a...

Oct-24, 2013
Review: Surface 2 tablets great for productivity, not for fun

Review: Surface 2 tablets great for productivity, not for fun

The new versions still lack the elegance and fun that iPads are known for and many An...

Oct-22, 2013

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