Windows 8 was Microsoft\’s attempt to create a touch screen and mobile-friendly operating system. But some think the company went way too far. The 8.1 Update seems to be Microsoft\’s silent mea culpa to keyboard and mouse-concentric users, but it\’s more than that.
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer once pretended to stomp on an iPhone, and vowed his children would never use Apple products. This week, Microsoft is expected to announce Office will be available on iPad.
The popular Windows XP will be retired next month, and the idea of upgrading to the radically different Windows 8 has many seeking an alternative.
Seeking to enhance its technology pedigree, the District is close to signing a deal that would bring a dozen Chinese software firms to the nation\’s capital. A separate agreement with Microsoft is also almost done.
Google is trying to take a bigger bite out of Apple and Microsoft\’s holiday sales in retail stores by opening gadget showrooms in six locations, including in the Washington, D.C area.
Microsoft Bing is at it again, announcing another social media
integration to its image search.
Internet Explorer users take note: The FBI has issued a warning about a vulnerability in the most popular version of the Internet browser that could allow cyberattackers to take over your whole system.
A Microsoft Store location is opening in Pentagon
City mall next month and the company is bringing
in some star power to help mark the occasion.
A team of local high school students is out to prove that video games aren\’t a waste of time – and, in fact, can make a difference. The teens are doing so by designing their own game.
Microsoft is facing accusations of potential racism related to its patent for a new pedestrian-friendly map application.