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July 16, 2012  2:22 PM

What you missed in the IT world this weekend



Posted by: Michael Tidmarsh
Android, Microsoft

Happy Monday! While you recover from your weekend activities, we'll catch you up on the top three tech stories from this past weekend. 1. RIM continued its downward trend as a California jury ordered the mobile company...

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March 22, 2012  6:17 AM

Can Microsoft Metro make beautiful business software?



Posted by: Michael Morisy
Design, Metro, Microsoft, Windows, Windows 8

Taking cracks at bad business software design is beyond beating a dead horse (although I still love the famous tree swing comic), but Microsoft looks like their trying really, really hard to turn that around. Leading the charge:...


November 28, 2011  4:14 PM

Has a fear of IT departments almost killed Microsoft?



Posted by: Michael Morisy
Microsoft

In his normally Apple-centric podcast Hypercritical, John Siracusa recently tackled a different target: What ails Microsoft. While


October 11, 2011  3:00 PM

IT Community: “Windows 8 who?”



Posted by: MelanieYarbrough
Microsoft, Windows 8

Windows 8's impending release has caused a bit of a stir especially in the blogging community, but not everyone is as concerned as we originally thought. When asked how they...


September 29, 2011  9:00 AM

Is Microsoft shaping Linux’s future?



Posted by: MelanieYarbrough
Microsoft, Secure Boot. BIOS, UEFI, Windows 8

There's been a bit of outrage recently over what seems to be Microsoft's sly tactic against open source operating systems on Windows machines. Worry over what this means for non-Windows users - especially in the vocal Linux community - has run rampant despite


September 19, 2011  1:43 PM

Coming to an App Store near you: Lion, Metro and IT



Posted by: Michael Morisy
Apple, Metro, Microsoft, Security, Windows 8

It looks like app stores are coming to a desktop near you, which means a lot of changes for how IT provisions, purchases and manages software, for better and worse. A few years ago, I took a look at mobile phone app stores: They were all...


September 14, 2011  12:23 PM

Windows 8: Successful first date, but will it lead to marriage?



Posted by: MelanieYarbrough
Microsoft, Tablets, Windows Tablets

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August 30, 2011  3:44 PM

Microsoft wedges its way into VMworld 2011 with anti-VMware video



Posted by: MelanieYarbrough
Cloud computing, Microsoft, virtualization, VMWare, VMWorld 2011

Not to be left out, Microsoft has asserted its opinion on host of this week's big conference in Las Vegas, VMworld 2011, by way of a Youtube video touting its private cloud services. The...


May 10, 2011  7:03 PM

With bated breath: The Microsoft-Skype Deal



Posted by: MelanieYarbrough
Acquisitions, Microsoft, Skype

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April 18, 2011  3:23 PM

Microsoft Office 365 Public Beta: Coming soon, but not in a way that matters



Posted by: Michael Morisy
Google, Google Guerillas, Microsoft

When news spread that the Microsoft Office 365 public beta was out, I skipped the endless media slideshows, commentaries and punditizing to try it out for myself. So


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