Bing Gets Updated, Only the U.S. Has Access to New Style

How many people actually use Bing? I mean, I’m sure there are people who use it religiously, I just prefer Google. But what I think doesn’t matter right now because Bing users can rejoice (or cringe) because if you head over to Bing right now, you will find that the service has an all new … Read more Bing Gets Updated, Only the U.S. Has Access to New Style

Microsoft’s Summer Xbox Deal Is Back!

Microsoft had a nifty back to school special last year that awarded customers a brand new Xbox 360 with the purchase of any new Windows PC. Well, it seems as though the promotion was a success, enough of one at least to make the company want to do it again this year as well. Starting … Read more Microsoft’s Summer Xbox Deal Is Back!

Drastically Lower Windows 8 SKU Options

Windows 8 will be coming soon (we hope) and the tech world is in a frenzy. Windows 7 was one of the best operating systems released by Microsoft and was a much welcomed change over its previous iteration, Windows Vista. Naturally, Microsoft will be making a few changes here and there to the operating system … Read more Drastically Lower Windows 8 SKU Options

Amazon’s Cloud Allowing Windows Server to Run Free

If you are wanting to run Windows Server via Amazon’s Cloud Service for free, the time has come for your wish to be granted. That’s right, enterprise companies now have the ability to run Microsoft’s Windows Server for as many as 750 hours in Amazon’s cloud completely free using the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Free … Read more Amazon’s Cloud Allowing Windows Server to Run Free

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Updated

Microsoft has just updated its Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and posted a service pack with a plethora of new features and bug fixes according to a statement released by the company on Monday. The new features to Microsoft Exchange Service Pack 2 were designed based on feedback from customers, Microsoft said, and they reflect the … Read more Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Updated

Microsoft Kinect for PC Coming Soon

On Tuesday, November 22 Microsoft announced that it is working on getting its Kinect motion-sensing device ready to use on PCs that run Windows. The company currently sells Kinect for its Xbox 360 gaming console; however, it is hard at work and says that it will have the PC version ready by early 2012. “Coupled … Read more Microsoft Kinect for PC Coming Soon

Microsoft’s IE9 Strategy Fails to Produce Results

As the rise of other browsers, like Google Chrome, begin to show, so does the demise of others, namely Internet Explorer. The web browser, designed by Microsoft, continued to lose members last month, losing the largest number of users since December 2010. During September, Internet Explorer lost nine-tenths of a percentage point of share, dropping … Read more Microsoft’s IE9 Strategy Fails to Produce Results

Windows 8 Developer Preview

Windows 8, the highly anticipated followup to the hugely successful Windows 7 operating system from Microsoft, was displayed, albeit briefly, way back at D9. However, Anaheim is where the new OS is really going to kick off. Microsoft is starting its Build conference with a full-on developer preview of the new OS, code-named Windows 8 … Read more Windows 8 Developer Preview

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Bringing 15 Patches

According to a recent report from Microsoft, the company is planning on releasing a total of five security updates next week in order to fix 15 vulnerabilities located in Windows, Excel, SharePoint Server and Groove. All five of the updates will be rated as “important” which is the second highest ranking in the four-step security … Read more Microsoft Patch Tuesday Bringing 15 Patches

New Finger and Stylus Gestures Could Be Coming to Windows 8

A lot of people are excited about the upcoming operating system from Microsoft known, as of right now, as Windows 8. Windows 8, or whatever it is named upon release, is the highly anticipated successor to the the immensely popular Windows 7 operating system currently out from Microsoft. However, some new developments are leaking their … Read more New Finger and Stylus Gestures Could Be Coming to Windows 8