Windows 8 computers to go on sale in October

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Source Yahoo News: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Computers running on the next version of Microsoft’s Windows operating system will go on sale in October. Microsoft Corp. announced the time frame for Windows 8’s mass-market release Monday in Toronto. A specific sales date in October wasn’t provided. Most industry analysts expected Windows 8 would go on […]

Microsoft launches services to compete with Google Apps

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In another step onto Google’s turf, Microsoft launched Office 365, a Web-based version of Office and e-mail rolled into an inexpensive monthly subscription. By Sharon Pian Chan Seattle Times technology reporter In another step onto Google’s turf, Microsoft launched Office 365, a Web-based version of Office and e-mail rolled into a monthly service for less […]

Review: Internet Explorer 9 beta

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If you’re anything like me, chances are that the first thing you do with a new PC is download Firefox and/or Google chrome. Compared to Internet Explorer 8, both offer way more speed, far better security and far greater customisation. Feeling the burn, the elves at Microsoft’s Seattle lair have been slaving over a hot […]