Microsoft has launched a microblog / twitter style service in China based on Windows Live Messenger, expanding the social-networking functions linked to the chat software in a country where it is a hit.
Windows 7 will be available in 10 African languages! It’s estimated that more than half of all South Africans lack access to modern computer technology — and even if they had access, they would not be able to use it, […]
Microsoft today unveiled a preview of its most significant home page redesign in over a decade. The new MSN home page is designed to be the best home page on the Web, with powerful Bing search, the top news and […]
This study has put nine machines from the major manufacturers through a battery of tests designed to highlight where they’re being run ragged by unwanted trial software or crapware. Acer, Sony and HP are the worst offenders, as far as […]
The computers on display in the Microsoft Store come without any run-of-the-mill “crapware“; the derisive term used for generic trial software and other unwanted programs that commonly clog new PCs when they’re shipped by computer makers.
While there may be others who may have bought a Windows 7 copy legally, from other sources, Spiros Giokaris seems to be the first man to have bought a Windows 7 copy physically from across the counter at a retail […]
Microsoft has launched a new online competition called 7 Ways to Change the World. How would you like to change the world? “Share your idea about how Windows could help your local community. If you have one of the 7 […]
Burger King Japan is selling Windows 7 burgers. Microsoft has taken this unusual step of promoting Windows 7 in Japan with a Windows 7 burger at Burger King. The burger stacks seven patties in an otherwise normal Whopper & measures […]
Now that Microsoft Security Essentials, the new freeware antivirus from Microsoft, is generally available to consumers in 19 countries, Microsoft has had a chance to go over the data, and there are some very interesting results. Just in the first week […]
Microsoft India is conducting a series of online webcasts on Windows 7. These webcasts will be conducted by experts from Microsoft and MVPs and is being targeted especially for the Information workers and Home & Office users.