Posts Tagged: Microsoft

Windows 8 Boxes Revealed

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The Verge has revealed the packaging for Windows 8, and Windows 8 Pro. As you can tell these are definitely a flashback to the days of old, perhaps Microsoft is getting nostalgic or perhaps they just dusted off some old packaging designs and said “why not”. One must wonder how environmentally friendly these packages really […]

Microsoft Laying Off 35 at Vancouver Game Studio

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In a report from Kotaku it seems as if Microsoft is putting the final nails in the Flight Simulator coffin. The Vancouver game studio responsible for the franchise will be seeing 35 layoffs, however Microsoft says they will assist them in finding other positions within the company. Lets all tip our hats to the end of a legacy.

No More Windows Safari

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Well it seems Apple is making a not so subtle move in the browser sector. As of the release of Safari 6, there has been no Windows version that typically comes along at the same time, currently we only have a Mac release. Now this may seem strange but since Apple is not a browser […]

No Office 2013 For The Mac

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The Mac users that are not taking advantage of Pages, Numbers, and the other great products will have even more incentive to jump ship very soon. Microsoft was quick to announce all the new features and advantages of Office 2013, however no mention was made of OSX. The reason is there will be no OSX […]

Zune isn’t dead?

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So it seems yesterdays post about the Zune being dead was a rumor, and according to Microsoft (unfortunately) untrue. Check out the statement below that Engadget reported. Hey guys: There’s been a TON of traffic about the Bloomberg article that posted today – plus I noticed they updated the article a few hours ago: “We […]

Goodbye Zune (you won’t be missed)

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Rumors are Microsoft is giving up on the Zune, at least in a physical sense. Because of lack of sales they will stop making Zune devices, and focus on the software (to use in there phones) and the service. You will remember the Zune has always fallen short compared to the iPod, and never gained […]

Microsoft Surface 2.0

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Microsoft has teamed up with Samsung to bring us the new Surface 2.0 via the sur40. This lovely device can even be wall mounted, which doesn’t really matter because I doubt we will ever touch them.

Samsung SUR40

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Earlier this week Microsoft shows us a glimps of the new Surface, something that we are yet to see some real uses for (consumer uses). Engadget has had some hands on time with the, and it looks really sweet. It will be a 40″ 1920×1280 gorilla glass display. Anyways, I’m going to stop talking and just […]

ASUS EEE Slate shows its face on Amazon

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The Asus EEE Slate EP121 has shown up on on Amazon for pre-order. This high-price high-end tablet boasts an Intel Core i5-470UM processor, up to 4GB of RAM, and a 64GB SSD. It features a 12.1-inch screen and is unfortunately ruining running Windows 7. The cost is $999, and what cracks me up the most […]

Yahoo and AOL?

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So, a long time ago, many people don’t know that there was almost a Yahoo! AOL merger, but they couldn’t agree on a price. Well, Yahoo! has gone back to AOL and sparked talks up again, but if Microsoft can’t afford Yahoo! Can AOL?