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Roger Dunning is a technology evangelist. He lives in New York with his wife and pet dog. You can find him 24×7 on the Internet.
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SkyDrive, Meet Your Rival Google Drive

First things first – Google Drive is still on paper at the time of writing this piece while Microsoft SkyDrive is already established as a leading cloud storage service. Google Drive has been an aspiration of Google since 2006. It […]

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Internet Explorer Gallery gets a face-lift

You may be familiar with the Pin feature on Internet Explorer, which allows you to pin sites to your taskbar. Since this is a very useful and liked feature on Internet Explorer, developers are now pushing more amazing add-ons on the Internet […]

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview Event Wrap-up

Many Tablets, Smartphones and Apps got released at MWC 2012 till today. However, the biggest attraction was of Windows 8 Consumer Preview, which happened a few hours ago in Barcelona, Spain. The event was led by three Microsoft executives displaying […]

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Xbox now has TV – Signs up with 50 TV and entertainment channels

Well the word is out. Xbox now has TV. What!? Yes it does. Microsoft yesterday announced the launch of cable TV services on their gaming console the XBOX 360. Now things can’t get better. We have already seen the visionary […]

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Anatomy, design and promotion principles of Windows 8 Store

Windows 8 Store is the result of a reimagined Microsoft-developer partnership providing a new dimension to it. It will provide a large economic opportunity to as many of developers as possible by providing a direct delivery method to the innovation and […]

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Coming Soon: Windows 8 Store

After the release and record-breaking download count of Windows 8 Developer Preview, we can easily calculate the keen interest of users in this upcoming operating system. Windows 8 has some built-in applications but when you try to get to the Windows […]

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Microsoft Business Hub, a new website for SMEs launched

Microsoft has launched an entirely new website for the Small and Medium Enterprise. Currently in Beta stage, Microsoft Business Hub is expected to go out of beta and expected to be launched officially soon. The website has a very clean Metro-ish UI […]

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Xbox 360 gets several new features and games

Kinect Xbox 360 became the highest selling gaming console in the US last year. Microsoft has an eye on the top spot in the gaming industry this year. They have every reason to believe that they will succeed in this […]

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Create a Windows 7 Movie and win a trip to the Cannes Festival

In just one week, we are reporting another cool contest from Microsoft. This contest is one of the best contest I have ever come across. The contest is simple just create an entertaining and engaging  “Movie of 60-90 seconds highlighting […]

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Microsoft launches BI Labs

Microsoft has many labs under its belt. Office Labs, Microsoft Fused Labs, DevLabs, etc.  These labs are meant for showcasing the technologies  which can be later converted into full-fledged commercial products.

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Microsoft to hike salaries to retain Top Brass

Microsoft has always been a company with an upper hand over its peers and in fact always attracted the best talent around the world. Microsoft has its presence in hardware, software and services space that makes it the most sought […]

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Bing to present search results influenced by Facebook Like’s

Last year, Microsoft collaborated with the social networking giant Facebook to discover more things with your friend’s ‘Like’. Microsoft is now expanding the Facebook “Liked Results” which promotes the links shared or liked by your friends via Facebook.

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Computer Weekly’s IT Blog Awards 2010

Computer Weekly’s search for the best blogs in IT is back for its third year, and the 2010 competition, brought to you in association with IBM.

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Microsoft announces “Win Big with Original” security campaign

Microsoft India, in association with Times of India and Lodestar Universal has launched a security campaign to help computer users identify threats to their systems and to make their computer networks more secure using Genuine Windows 7 and Microsoft Security […]

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A Nokia phone that will stand up on its own to alert you !

The Nokia Kinetic is a magical “concept” mobile phone that makes receiving a call, text, or email more playful by converting digital information into kinetic movement. So basically, for incoming notification, the phone will spontaneously stand up.

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One day to go, for YouTube’s Life in a Day

If you’ve visited YouTube recently, you must have observed a change in their logo to reflect a new initiative named as  ‘Life In A Day‘. Life in A Day, is basically YouTube’s experiment to see what the common man comes […]

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23-Inch 3D Asus VG236H monitor finally launched

ASUS has announced the Asus VG236H 3D monitor. This 23-inch monitor will definitely take the advantage of this latest 3D technology ! The monitor is full HD with 1080p ( 1920X1080) resolution. Its got a 2ms response time, double speed […]

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Motorola Charm rumours that it will be delayed

Motorola Charm for T-Mobile, was was due to be released soon. However, rumors now have it that it will be delayed upto August 25th! Now that is some serious bad news for people who were eagerly waiting for this mobile […]

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Teenagers win Windows Phone 7 device at the Imagine Cup

The Winners of a Windows Phone 7 App Design Competition at the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2010 in Poland, Christian Hood and Eric Lo, of  Team Beastware, won the Windows Phone 7 “Rock Star” Award for their Droid Assault game.

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Google Games to be powered by Zynga ?

Google has invested anywhere between 100 to 200 million dollars in the social gaming giant Zynga. Zynga if you dont know is the company behind the super hit Facebook games such as Farmville and Mafia Wars. The investment was made […]

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China confirms renewal of Google’s China license

China has confirmed that it had renewed the Chinese operating license of Google Inc, for a period of one more year, thereby confirming the announcement made by the Google, earlier.