Tag: Microsoft

Microsoft Windows 8 upgrades

Microsoft did 4 million Windows 8 upgrades in launch weekend

During a recent keynote address Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO gave stats of the progress of Microsoft since launch on the 25th October, and these...
Windows phone 8 launch

How to follow Windows Phone 8 launch live

Windows phone 8 is launching in San Francisco, US in about two hours from now, and it will be a big event. Mobile enthusiasts...
Windows phone app

File browsing to be made easy on WP8 by Windows Phone app

Remember those days when one would require an internet connection just to move files from your Windows phone device to the PC? Well that...
Windows 8 Launch Johannesburg

Microsoft Windows 8 South African Launch gets users to tell experience stories

Microsoft launched Windows 8 on the 25th of October globally and the finished OS was available for download the next day. In Johannesburg, the...
Katlego Windows 8

Tswani University graduate’s comments about developing on Windows 8

I was  in Johannesburg on Thursday for the African launch of Windows 8 that also happened concurrently with the Global launch in the US....
Microsoft Surface

Re-imagining Microsoft

On October 26th 2012, MICROSOFT will launch Windows 8, the next iteration of its widely popular operating system. However, to call Windows 8 an...
Microsoft Office 365

Reasons why an SME needs Office 365 as an office solution

Managing an office is quite a task, mostly the hurdles one gets are lack of adequate labour and resources. That's why it's important to...
Microsoft New logo

Microsoft releases video of new look logos

  Microsoft has decided to change what we have been seeing for the last 25 years as the logo. Looks like Microsoft decided to go...

Nokia to unveil to Windows phone 8 devices code-named Phi and Arrow

And the Windows phone 8 devices from Nokia will come in twos, says The Verge. There will be a high end and mid-range devices...
Intel Classmate

State of the art Centre to be established in Kenya by KIE, Intel and Microsoft partnership

A School Technology Innovation Centre will be established in a bid to advance the quality of education in Nairobi, Kenya. This follows a partnership...

Windows Intune brings in “Bring Your Own Device strategy”.

 Microsoft has of lately acknowledge its best interests to offer third party devices which in its priority includes Apple iOS based devices and Google...

Microsoft Windows 8 to ship with built-in Free Anti-virus

It may be sounding good to consumers and somehow bad news to security software vendors since Microsoft has decided to provide the long free...

The Future of Windows Server GUI and Powershell

Man, say “no more GUI on Windows Server” in a crowded room of IT professionals, and you’d better be standing near the door. Nothing...
Microsoft lync

Symbian Belle updates to add Microsoft productivity apps

Symbian belle updates scheduled to start in December will include Microsoft apps geared to making the Symbian smartphone more of a mobile office. The...
Bing shopping refined

Microsoft updated Bing shopping, with refined search..and more

With the hope to catch up with Google search, Microsoft has revamped Bing shopping to optimize on product search to get what you are...
android patents

Apple and Microsoft in bed, plotting Android

The rate at which the android platform is growing is fast, 500,000 devices being activated each day is not a simple thing. This means...
Internet explorer 9 W P7

Microsoft previews windows 7.5 called Mango

Microsoft Corp. today,  24th May previewed the next major release of Windows Phone, code-named “Mango,” through a series of media events around the world. “Mango”...
Microsoft buys skype

Could this be the end of FREE Calls on Skype?

Could this be the end of FREE Calls on Skype? Skype has been a huge part of our life when it comes to...