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23 hours ago
I was a little surprised to see Microsoft Word on the Chrome Web Store. Since Office Online is already cloud based, and Word on Chrome will be cloud based,...
3 weeks ago
Every time I click on anything on the Windows 8 Start screen, I end up on the regular desktop. Then I have to reopen the Start screen again if I...
5 weeks ago
Asus has shown interest in offering a dual boot Windows/Android laptop. Google is apparently not happy about this. Why would Google oppose it, it would...
China is working on a Linux operating system that can replace the now-vulnerable Windows XP and protect the country's networking infrastructure.
A notorious Windows leaker dubbed 'Wzor' says Microsoft will issue yet another update to Windows 8.1 later this year, evidence of an even-faster acceleration in the company's development tempo.
Apple today followed Microsoft in opening up pre-release, or beta, versions of its personal computer operating system to all comers.
It's more about stability than new features, but still begins a new era for Ubuntu.
Microsoft may have retired Internet Explorer 6 last week, but it's still keeping track of the ancient browser's user share on a death watch-like website that's been running for more than three years.
But the more Microsoft pushes change, the more enterprises will resist.
'Triple-handshake attack' threat quashed in update for OS X Mavericks and Mountain Lion, and iOS 7.
Two years ago, Microsoft's Kinect for Windows literally opened the PC's eyes. And now Microsoft researchers are teaching it to see.
Microsoft will reportedly debut its revamped Start menu--along with a free, cloud-based version of Windows--this fall.
Mobile office suite Polaris Office now offers a cloud option for storing your documents. But in all the metrics that matter--price, privacy, and functionality--you'd be better served by passing it by.
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