Microsoft has launched a new Web site that is aimed at stepping up its campaign to move users off Internet Explorer (IE) 6.
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Mary Jo has covered the tech industry for 30 years for a variety of publications and Web sites, and is a frequent guest on radio, TV and podcasts, speaking about all things Microsoft-related. She is the author of Microsoft 2.0: How Microsoft plans to stay relevant in the post-Gates era (John Wiley & Sons, 2008).
There are (and have been) a number of different slates and tablets in various phases of test/development by different teams at Microsoft. I discovered yet another today, when searching the Microsoft Research site.
Microsoft has rolled out a new incentive to attract and keep more Bing users: Group deals.
How do you feel about avatar usage in the workplace? Do you foresee a bunch of your work colleagues in cartoon form holding virtual meetings in the not-so-distant future?
There's been a simmering debate as to whether Microsoft understands the tablet/slate market, and Apple's announcement of the iPad 2 on March 2 turned up the heat on that subject.
The researchers at International Data Corp. (IDC) released their latest worldwide server market share data this week. As was true in the last quarter of 2009, Windows servers are far and away the leader in share as measured by of percentage of revenue, the firm found.
The latest version of my regular Microsoft Codename Tracker is out and ready for download. New to the latest version, among several entries, is "Blackbird," a new Microsoft cloud codename.
Microsoft is launching a contest to encourage developers to create native HTML5 content that doesn't require browser plug-ins.
Microsoft announced general availability on March 1 of its 'other' new tablet/slate OS: its Windows Embedded Compact 7 operating system, codenamed 'Chelan.'
Microsoft launched over the past weekend a redesigned version of the Microsoft Answers site. So far, the "new and improved" version has been largely down for the count.