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Ballmer unveils Microsoft shake-up, promising a 'single experience' for users

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'No other company has such strength across so many categories today' he boasts
12 Jul 2013

Android and Samsung dominate European smartphone market

Apple market share just 18 per cent compared with Google's 70 per cent
01 Jul 2013

Microsoft gives zero-day vulnerabilities to US security services - Bloomberg

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Microsoft gives zero-day vulnerabilities to US spooks in 'ask no questions' pact
14 Jun 2013

Windows ‘Blue’ officially christened Windows 8.1

Free update will be available before Christmas, says Microsoft
15 May 2013

Microsoft aims to silence critics with Windows 8 redesign

Much-criticised Windows 8 to be revamped, Microsoft reveals, as OS passes 100 million licence sales
07 May 2013

Apple profits fall for first time in ten years

Tim Cook announces $60bn share buyback to appease shareholders
24 Apr 2013

Crash Podcast: Samsung, Google, Phones & Windows RT

On this week's podcast we discuss Samsung breaking away from Android, Google's privacy woes, then 40th anniversary of the mobile phone, and the potential demise of Windows RT
04 Apr 2013

Blue makeover to fix Windows 8 flaws

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

EasyJet takes off with Windows 7 upgrade

Migration to Windows 7 from XP has helped 'change lives' of easyJet's mobile workers, explains CTO Andy Caddy
22 Mar 2013

Ex-Microsoft SVP slams 'aggressive' Ballmer and 'lame duck' board

Software giant desperately needs new blood, says Kempin
22 Jan 2013

Confusion over Windows Phone 7.8 update

Users of obsolete Windows Phone operating system still waiting on long-promised update
18 Dec 2012

Windows 8 outsells Windows 7, claims Microsoft's Windows business head

40 million copies of Windows 8 sold in the first month, claims Tami Reller
28 Nov 2012

Analysis: Windows RT struggles to win admirers

The Windows RT-based Surface has sold only ‘modestly’ since its launch, while Microsoft's partners wait for the ‘full fat’ Surface Pro to appear in the new year. So is the platform’s future already in the balance?
27 Nov 2012

Case study: Knowledge management at Slaughter & May

‘Flaky’ Hummingbird replaced by Recommind
15 Nov 2012

The endpoint of the future

Peter Gothard explains how current trends in hardware and software will change the way business users interact with the enterprise
14 Nov 2012

Is Apple considering ditching Intel for ARM?

Reports suggest that Apple is examining a shift from Intel to ARM for Macs
07 Nov 2012

Microsoft launches Windows 8

New cross-device operating system launched worldwide
25 Oct 2012

Microsoft releases five critical security updates

Windows, Internet Explorer and SQL server all affected
15 Aug 2012

Samsung starts its defence in patent dispute with Apple

Defence opens following revelation of 'non-aggression pact' between Apple and Microsoft
15 Aug 2012

Microsoft unleashes as Hotmail successor

New browser-based email service comes connected to Facebook and Skype
01 Aug 2012

Microsoft posts first ever quarterly loss

But software giant's share price rises
20 Jul 2012

HTC takes a swipe at Apple in London High Court

Taiwanese firm wins swipe-to-unlock patent battle
05 Jul 2012

Microsoft releases security mega patch - and a fix for a zero-day exploit

Twenty-six Windows security flaws to patch on 'super Tuesday'
13 Jun 2012

Windows RT 'may have anti-trust implications', says Mozilla

Ovum: Biggest winners of API war could be Android
11 May 2012