Months after the next major update to Windows 8 was leaked, Microsoft, yesterday officially announced the update to its OS at its Build developer conference. The update would be available as a download via Windows update from the 8th of April. With the update, Microsoft hopes to address the complaints of many who feel Windows [...]
There have been rumours that Microsoft’s document editing suit making its way to the iPad for a while now, but today those rumours have become a reality. In an event earlier today, Microsoft announced the apps which are now available for download on iTunes. The apps will offer a full Office experience, complete with tables, [...]
As part of its name change from Skydrive to OneDrive, Microsofts premiere cloud storage offering has also launched an official app for Blackberry 10 devices. OneDrive is a cloud storage solution similar to Google Drive, Dropbox and Box. Like these offerings, onedrive features: Automatically back up pictures and videos you capture on your device. Share [...]
The folks at Unleashed the phones have provided a gem of a video for individuals anxious to see Microsoft’s response to Siri and Google Now, known so far as Cortana. Cortana is expected to me a flavor of both Siri when it comes to interactions and Google Now when it comes to feeding you contextual [...]
Skype announced to day that with improvements to the service, gone are the days where read messages on your phone are still marked as unread on your laptop or tablet. The service has expectedly, using Microsoft’s Azure servers, adopted push notifications to better improve the overall experience. Other issues addressed with push is that you [...]
Your next Windows Phone or Windows PC may gain the ability to run android apps, going by a new report published on The Verge today. According to the report, Microsoft is mulling the idea of bringing android app support to both the Windows desktop and Windows Phone. While the decision isn’t finalised yet, Microsoft is [...]
With Microsoft’s new CEO taking the drivers seat with immediate effect, the first order of business we are most aware of was the just concluded webcast of Mr Nadella fieldingg questions ranging from his immediate plans for the company to where he envisions Microsoft’s core strength might be. The entire interview saw the phrase “Cloud [...]
Microsoft’s board of directors today announced the appointment of Satya Nadella as the new CEO and member of the board of directors of Microsoft. Satya who before now was the Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise group, takes over from Steve Ballmer who announced his retirement back in August last year. He takes the [...]
Okay, there is a chance that I am exaggerating a bit, since I haven’t been able use every single laptop in the world in the N80,000 range, but I’m pretty sure that this one is one of the best ones out right now. BestBuy has taken $400 approximately (N80,000) off the cost of the 128GB [...]
Microsoft, a company that has been rather mum about its not so great Windows Phone sales & usage numbers is getting into the groove of announcing figures it thinks matter. After crossing the 200,000 app threshold a few months ago, with infamous holdout Instagram finally jumping on board, the company has seen it fit to tout some “stats”. [...]
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