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Microsoft Tries (And Fails) To Beat Apple At Its Own Game

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 05.23.2013 | Technology

Microsoft's newest ad pits an up-and-coming gadget against an established foe. There's a white background, snarky "dialogue" and a comparison of two p...

From Father to Son: What You Should Know About Windows 8

Dan Dubno | Posted 01.16.2013 | Technology
Dan Dubno

I understand how seductive the promise and possibilities of a new Microsoft operating system may initially appear, my boy. Sure, I can tell you that, from long excruciating experience, costs usually outweigh any advantages.

Microsoft Surface Gets Mixed Reviews

Reuters | Posted 12.24.2012 | Technology

(Reuters) - Tech bloggers and other reviewers praised Microsoft Corp's new Surface RT tablet for beautiful design but said a shortage of applications ...

Acer Trots Out Windows 8 Tablets And More

Reuters | Clare Jim and Argin Chang | Posted 08.03.2012 | Technology

By Clare Jim and Argin Chang TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's Acer Inc said on Monday it would remain closer to U.S. chipmaker Intel, even t...

Jason Gilbert

Are Windows Tablets Coming Too Late? | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.29.2011 | Technology

The research group Forrester has a new study out in which it shows a shrinking appetite for Windows 8 tablets, the yet-to-be-released devices running ...

Microsoft Follows Apple's Lead, Kills Flash On Tablets

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 11.15.2011 | Technology

On Tuesday, Microsoft hosted a big demo for Windows 8, the company's forthcoming operating system that features seamless switching between a tablet-op...

Microsoft Hands Out 5,000 Windows 8 Tablets

Posted 11.14.2011 | Technology

By Bill Rigby ANAHEIM, California (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp handed out 5,000 sleek Samsung tablet computers running a test version of Windows 8 at...

Bianca Bosker

Is Microsoft's Radical Windows Makeover Actually Still Timid? | Bianca Bosker | Posted 08.02.2011 | Technology

Seventeen months after CEO Steve Ballmer unveiled a Windows slate that never made it to market, Microsoft, the king of the desktop, is taking another ...

Critics Take On Microsoft's 'Radical' Windows 8 Makeover

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.01.2011 | Technology

Microsoft has taken the wraps off of Windows 8 to offer a peek at the operating system many say is one finally optimized for tablets and Microsoft's b...

Microsoft Demos Windows 8

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 08.01.2011 | Technology

Microsoft's Windows 8 will look dramatically different from the Windows operating systems that preceded it. Steven Sinofsky, president of Windows ...