Windows 10… Nearly here

Windows 10… Nearly here

Microsoft have confirmed July 29th as the date that Windows 10 is finally going to be launched. For the users already using Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 for the past year will have one year to download Windows 10 for free if they reserve a copy within a few weeks of the launch. For all other users who don’t ..

Microsoft to draw the curtains on Windows as we know it

Microsoft to draw the curtains on Windows as we know it

They Say that every journey has an end.  Microsoft is planning to change the shape of its operating system entirely after Windows 10 according to a  Jerry Nixon, one of the Microsoft Development Executive. Instead of bringing out a new version after every update, they will bring changes and innovations to the windows platform on a ..

Microsoft To Buy Digital Pen Company N-Trig For $200 Million

Microsoft To Buy Digital Pen Company N-Trig For $200 Million

We are hearing that Microsoft are set to buy digital pen company N-Trig For $200 Million (about £130 million). The two companies already have a relationship as Microsoft employed N-Trig for the stylus for the Surface Pro 3 and a deal would be no huge surprise and actually makes sense. The Israeli pen-tech maker’s 190 workers will ..

Microsoft Launch Biggest Bond Issue Of The Year

Microsoft Launch Biggest Bond Issue Of The Year

Microsoft Launch Biggest Bond Issue Of The Year following in the footsteps of Apple. They issued a $10.75 billion (about £7 billion) bond issue which is the largest this year. One of the reasons is to return funds to shareholders. The deal was actually  increased from an initial $7 billion (about £4.6 billion), after they were inundated with around $37 billion (about ..

Microsoft Profits Fall Due To Reorganisation Of Company

Microsoft Profits Fall Due To Reorganisation Of Company

There was a significant Microsoft profits fall due to the reorganisation of the company after they purchased the Nokia phone business. The profits dropped 10% in the 3 months up to the end of December compared to the figures from 12 months previous. They reported a net income of $5.86 billion (about £3.86 billion), which is ..

Microsoft HoloLens Headset Shocks Event

Microsoft HoloLens Headset Shocks Event

On Wednesday a Microsoft event was supposed to be introducing the latest Windows operating system and instead shocked everybody by revealing their HoloLens device. Microsoft engineer Alex Kipman revealed the new wearable technology product which is a holographic headset that can project 3D images into the air. We have written a few articles on wearable technology recently but ..

Microsoft May Allow Android Apps On Windows Phone

Microsoft May Allow Android Apps On Windows Phone

It has been well documented that Microsoft have had issues with it’s Apps on the Windows Phone and the problem may be solved as it has been rumoured that they are thinking about permitting their Windows Phone to run Android Apps. Microsoft have been unable to compete with the big hitters of the mobile world as iOS and Android devices continue to ..

Microsoft Windows 10 Will Be Free For 12 Months

Microsoft Windows 10 Will Be Free For 12 Months

There was some history making news on Wednesday when it was announced that Microsoft Windows 10 Will Be Free For 12 Months. This will be the first free version of the company’s Windows operating system. They revealed Windows 10 at an event in Washington. This was the first update in 2 years for the operating system.  They ..

Microsoft’s Lamp Phone Charger Is In Development

Microsoft’s Lamp Phone Charger Is In Development

Will we really be able to use Microsoft’s Lamp Phone Charger? Microsoft have quite remarkably designed a lamp that will charge your mobile phone just by shining a light onto it. This really is like something out of a Science Fiction film! Tests have been conducted and they show that the light from the lamp can recharge a ..

The Microsoft Budget Phone With Long Battery Life

The Microsoft Budget Phone With Long Battery Life

The new mobile phone that will hit the shelves is The Microsoft Budget Phone With Long Battery Life and is called the Microsoft’s Nokia 215. It is straight into he budget mobile market with a retail price of only £19. The device will be on sale in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia at some point in the ..

Internet Explorer May Be Replaced By A New Web Browser

Internet Explorer May Be Replaced By A New Web Browser

News just in is that Microsoft Internet Explorer May Be Replaced By A New Web Browser. According to a recent report the company’s Windows 10 operating system will be launched with a brand new web browser that has been given the code name Spartan. ZDNet have recently reported that Microsoft’s new browser will mean the end for Internet Explorer which has seen it’s popularity ..

Microsoft Boast Of Awesome Windows 10

Microsoft Boast Of Awesome Windows 10

Microsoft Boast Of Awesome Windows 10 and are more than happy to tell Windows Insider program members not to be upset that Windows 10 Preview builds are now not coming until 2015 as they claim the one arriving in January will be “Awesome”. Microsoft engineering manager Gabe Aul claimed in his blog post that Redmond developers are so excited about that new build that ..