From productivity to email to operating systems to mobile to hardware, David Gewirtz is no longer actively using Microsoft products. He's not a Microsoft hater. The transition just happened organically as he adopted products that better served his needs.
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A long-simmering patent dispute involving Google and some of its key rivals could finally be over. Today's deal transfers the former Nortel patents to a syndicate of 30 members and comes on the heels of a settlement in a patent infringement lawsuit last month.
Microsoft has settled its latest patent spat with patent-licensing vendor VirnetX by paying $23 million covering disputed unified communications patents.
Microsoft has fired the latest salvo in a case to keep US agents from having access to customer data stored overseas.
Microsoft has purchased email startup Acompli, which makes iOS and Android mobile e-mail applications, for an undisclosed amount.
Microsoft may have accidentally announced its plan to acquire popular free email app Acompli.
Samsung now claims there's another reason it stopped paying Android patent licensing fees to Microsoft: antitrust issues.
A newly unsealed legal document indicates that Samsung paid Microsoft $1 billion in Android patent-licensing royalties in 2013 alone.
Microsoft is adding iOS and Windows Phone email-profile provisioning and IE 11 Enterprise Mode support to its Windows Intune device-management service.
Microsoft has filed a contract dispute suit against Samsung over Android patent-licensing royalties.
US law can apply anywhere in the world, so long as a technology company has control over foreign data, a court rules.
China revealed exactly what patents Microsoft has in its Android patent portfolio. After examining these patents, M-Cam doubts the validity of many of Microsoft's Android claims.
Microsoft and Canon are cross licensing their respective mobile and digital imaging patent portfolios.
After a weekend of questions and confusion, the company has decided not to stop using emails to notify customers of security issues
European Union vice president Viviane Reding weighs in on Microsoft's side in its battle over a warrant for Irish email.
UPDATED: Citing government policies, as of July 1 Microsoft will no longer use email to issue certain security notifications.
Some users of Microsoft's hosted Exchange Online service were without email for hours due to what Microsoft called a service interruption.
Now that the Chinese government has revealed the patents within Microsoft's Android patent portfolio, Microsoft may soon be facing challenges from vendors over its Android patent licensing agreements.
US cloud providers rally behind Microsoft's fight against a special electronic warrant that forces it to hand over email stored anywhere in the world.
If Microsoft wins its fight against a search warrant for email on Irish soil, it could deliver a windfall to all US cloud providers.
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