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Windows 7 Beats XP, Becomes The Most Popular Operating System

Windows 7 Beats XP, Becomes The Most Popular Operating System

  A new report from WinRumors points out a new statistics report released by Stat Counter yesterday, which shows that Windows 7 has now surpassed the popular Windows XP in the popularity. So, Windows 7 has now become the world’s most popular operating system. According to the report, the latest stats from October 2011 state […]

October 17, 2011 | By | Reply More
Google Drops Lawsuit Against US Interior Department

Google Drops Lawsuit Against US Interior Department

Google filed a lawsuit against US Department of the Interior last year. The allegations were that Government body awarded a $59 million cloud computing based contract to Microsoft unfairly and did not conduct any competitive auction. In January this year, Google won an injunction against the department and the contract with Microsoft was put on […]

September 29, 2011 | By | Reply More
Samsung Will Pay Royalties For Android Devices To Microsoft

Samsung Will Pay Royalties For Android Devices To Microsoft

Today, Microsoft announced that they have signed an agreement with Samsung, and according to this agreement Samsung will pay per device royalties to Microsoft for all mobile phones and tablets running on Android OS. Previously, Microsoft has already signed this cross licensing agreement with eight Android partners including Acer, General Dynamics Itronix,  Onkyo, Velocity Micro, […]

September 29, 2011 | By | Reply More
Over 500,000 Users Downloaded Windows 8 Developer Version In Just 24 Hours

Over 500,000 Users Downloaded Windows 8 Developer Version In Just 24 Hours

As Microsoft released its latest Windows 8’s developer preview to the public, a pretty spectacular reaction has been seen because over 500,000 users have already downloaded the new Windows in just 24 hours. This only proves that Microsoft’s general approach is becoming better and better by day. It is also observed that the Windows 8 […]

September 16, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Apple’s Brand Value Is Now No. 2 In The World

Apple’s Brand Value Is Now No. 2 In The World

According to the Interim Brand Value Report, released by a London based consulting company, Brand Finance, Apple’s brand value is now worth $39.3 billion and it is now on the 2nd place in the world. As Google is on the top of the list with $48.3 billion, 9% higher than the last year and Microsoft […]

September 16, 2011 | By | Reply More
Windows 8 Developers Build Released [Video]

Windows 8 Developers Build Released [Video]

Microsoft is displaying a Samsung tablet which is running on Windows 8 at BUILD today. Joanna Stern of the Verge did an overview about the user experience and feel of the software. As this Windows version is still unnamed and allegedly named as Windows 8 for the past few months, Microsoft has been releasing little […]

September 14, 2011 | By | Reply More
Nokia Introduces Microsoft Apps in Symbian OS!

Nokia Introduces Microsoft Apps in Symbian OS!

Well, I am sure that many of you are aware of the crisis Nokia is been into since last few years. Nokia’s popularity in US and other high end markets is getting lower and lower day by day. Nokia has taken some major some steps by scrapping the Symbian, its own operating system and by […]

September 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Wi-Tribe & Microsoft Alliance to Enhance Online Experiences

Wi-Tribe & Microsoft Alliance to Enhance Online Experiences

Aiming to take internet users’ online experience to the next level, wi-tribe, Pakistan’s No. 1 Broadband, has joined hands with Microsoft to promote its faster and lighter browser, Internet Explorer 9 (IE9). This is another industry-first by wi-tribe, adding more value to their customers’ online experience. Through this partnership, wi-tribe will ensure easy availability of […]

September 7, 2011 | By | Reply More
Is Larry Page Google's Bill Gates?

Is Larry Page Google's Bill Gates?

You may remember the Microsoft’s antitrust trial in 1998, there Bill Gates made a videotape of himself, he also didn’t know that how stupid that procedure was entirely. So, when he said himself combative and defensive in that videotape, he was not expecting that the tape will be shown in the court but it was. […]

September 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
With HP Gone, Who can Compete With Apple In The Tablet Market?

With HP Gone, Who can Compete With Apple In The Tablet Market?

We have all heard the news of the sudden demise of HP’s WebOS Touchpad. It’s only been seven weeks and the sales are dead but its competitor Apple’s iPad 2 is going more than fine. HP’s Touchpad had same fate as of the Dell’s Streak 5 in this tablet war. According to an analyst at […]

August 22, 2011 | By | Reply More