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Blue makeover to fix Windows 8 flaws

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Windows Blue upgrade expected in autumn – one year after disappointing Windows 8 launch
26 Mar 2013

Fewer than 10 per cent of enterprise users even considering Windows 8 migration

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Computing survey reveals unusually low demand for Microsoft’s latest
19 Mar 2013

MWC: Windows 8 phone 'brings stability to market and will sell' says SAP

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BlackBerry 10 also shows 'tremendous improvements' says SVP Brown
26 Feb 2013

Bill Gates dissatisfied with Microsoft innovation under Ballmer

'Could do better,' says Gates
19 Feb 2013

No Dell MDM support for BB10 until future of BlackBerry becomes clear

BlackBerry needs to demonstrate staying power before K3000 MDM solution supports it, Dell tells Computing
15 Feb 2013

Surface Pro 'won’t make a dent' says ex-Microsoft SVP

'Microsoft and hardware – when have they ever been successful?' asks Joachim Kempin
13 Feb 2013

Microsoft closes doors on XNA development environment

Possible attempt to bring mobile development multi-platform, says Microsoft MVP and Hull academic
05 Feb 2013

Analysis: Windows 8 greeted with apathy from many, enthusiasm from some

Danny Palmer looks at the reasons behind Windows 8’s sluggish uptake in the enterprise market, and hears why one major UK organisation is keen to buck the trend
04 Feb 2013

Surface RT 'a bit of a lemon', 'jury out' on Windows 8, says Civica CTO

Microsoft's offerings are failing to carve out a niche - but the Surface Pro may change that
24 Jan 2013

Microsoft Q2 results: revenues a bit up, earnings a bit down

But no mention of the Surface
24 Jan 2013

Microsoft sells just 1 million Surface tablets in Q4 2012

While Apple sells 20 million iPads in same space of time, says analyst
15 Jan 2013

Windows 8 mobile devices authorised for use by Pentagon employees

US Department of Defense tells Computing agreement means Windows 8 can be installed on any device
14 Jan 2013

PC sales fall six per cent in fourth quarter – first fall since global financial crisis

Windows 8 puts off more PC buyers than it entices
11 Jan 2013

Microsoft claims to have sold 60 million licences for Windows 8

Windows 8 nearing levels of Windows 7 sales
09 Jan 2013

What 2013 has in store for IT leaders

Thirteen years into the third millennium and the much-anticipated personal jetpack remains as elusive as ever. So, what technology developments and trends can IT leaders expect over the coming 12 months?
08 Jan 2013

CES 2013: Lenovo reveals 27in ‘table’ PC, Nvidia launches Tegra 4 mobile processor

Bigger screens, faster chips at the Las Vegas tech show
07 Jan 2013

Ubuntu – the mobile operating system of the future?

Canonical unveils Ubuntu for smartphones, with apps that can run on the phone or desktop
03 Jan 2013

2012: The year in devices and endpoint

The rise of BYOD, the fall of RIM and the bet-hedging of Microsoft
18 Dec 2012

Dell wanted Microsoft to drop 'confusing' Windows RT branding

The firm argued the tablet OS was not worthy of the name 'Windows'
17 Dec 2012

Google rules out Gmail and Drive apps for Windows 8

Firm has no plans to produce apps for Microsoft systems
13 Dec 2012

Case Study: Enterprise Mobility at Lego

Lego CIO Henrik Amsinck talks exclusively to Computing about BYOD, Windows 8, Surface, security, apps and Android
12 Dec 2012

Out of the Blue: 2013 to see radical shift in Microsoft's Windows strategy

Software giant reported to be developing a truly multi-platform version of OS that will be updated every year
05 Dec 2012

Ballmer bounce fails to materialise as PC sales drop

Lack of sales boost from Windows 8 suggests that Microsoft's power is waning
30 Nov 2012

All-in-one Windows 8 PCs selling 'well above forecasts' - Dell

Consumers with cash buying high-end touch-screen PCs, claims Dell. But lower end and corporates more circumspect over Windows 8
28 Nov 2012