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Designer for Microsoft Access

Designer for Microsoft Access lets you design complex MS Access databases without being an expert in relational database design. Designer...

May 22, 2014 by OpenGate Software

Microsoft's Surface 2 gets down to business

Microsoft's original Surface with Windows RT earned high praise for its design, but it was a flop in the marketplace. One year later, Microsoft is back with a beefed-up Surface 2. Can this year's model earn the respect that eluded its predecessor?

October 20, 2013 by

Design Helper

Design Helper is a set of Microsoft Access Menu Add-Ins that help with the design of Forms, Reports and SQL Queries. Using these Add-Ins...

July 14, 2013 by Epsilon Computer Services

Apple just blew its biggest gaming opportunity ever

The console-gaming market is at a major inflection point, but this week Apple was more interested in design geekery than mounting a challenge against Sony and Microsoft in that multi-billion dollar industry. Apple has all the ducks lined up – so why did it just blow its biggest-ever gaming opportunity?

June 12, 2013 by

3D Impressions Home Edition

Create 3D personalized and dynamic screen savers, presentations and movie clips of whatever you want. Why not: * Create your very...

January 16, 2013 by CyberFlair

Game on: Google releases Metro-style Windows 8 browser

Google officially shipped the first non-Microsoft browser for Windows 8 today. It's a test release, and it's noteworthy precisely because it doesn't follow any of the Metro design conventions, as IE does. But will Chrome fans really care?

June 11, 2012

Design chief says Nokia is planning to re-enter the tablet market

In a comment that should neither surprise nor excite anyone, Nokia's design chief Marko Ahtisaar (pictured) told a Finnish magazine that the mobile giant is readying a tablet to take on the iPad -- and every other tablet that is taking on the iPad.Ahtisaar says he's spending about a third of his time working on the Nokia slate, which presumably would run Windows 8, given the cell phone company's partnership with Microsoft.

March 16, 2012 by

Apple vs. Microsoft: Which user interface do you prefer?

Everyone has an opinion about user interfaces, but most people don't have enough experience to back those opinions up. That phenomenon makes any Mac-versus-Windows debate confusing. But there's a nearly perfect test case to compare Apple and Microsoft UI design philosophies: Windows Live Photo Gallery 2011 versus iPhoto '11. I dive in.

September 5, 2011

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