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The Rise of the Humans, book review: Don't sleepwalk into the future

Summary: Is there a simple answer to the future of technology and the world of work? Probably not, but this thought-provoking book might help you relax and stop worrying about it so much.

July 2, 2014 by By Mary Branscombe for ZDNet UK Book Reviews | July 2, 2014 -- 11:43 GMT (04:43 PDT)

Six impossible things Satya Nadella has already done

Summary: What we're seeing from Microsoft today didn't happen in five short weeks, but there are plenty of things the company's new CEO deserves credit for.

April 7, 2014 by By Mary Branscombe for 500 words into the future | April 7, 2014 -- 12:51 GMT (05:51 PDT)

Is Microsoft about to buy Xamarin?

Summary: Rumors are swirling that Microsoft may buy or invest significantly in mobile-development tool vendor Xamarin.

March 18, 2014 by Mary Jo Foley

CyanogenMod releases screen recording app, gets encrypted SMS support

Summary: CyanogenMod's nearly 10 million users will benefit from newly integrated encrypted SMS feature and can now install an app that lets them take video and audio recordings of their screens.

December 10, 2013 by By Liam Tung | December 10, 2013 -- 13:23 GMT (05:23 PST)

11 up-and-coming cloud accounting applications

Summary: The playing field is becoming rather crowded as cloud startups vie for attention among SMBs against venerable offerings from Intuit, Microsoft and Sage.

July 29, 2013 by Heather Clancy

Samba 4 is now slated for release on November 27

Summary: After a multi-year effort, the much anticipated Samba 4.0 platform, with new support for Microsoft Active Directory, is now slated for release on November 27

October 30, 2012 by By Paula Rooney for Linux and Open Source | October 31, 2012 -- 02:16 GMT (19:16 PDT)

Microsoft apologizes for cringeworthy 'penis' song at NDC 2012

Summary: The Microsoft Norwegian Developers Conference this year has made headlines for Microsoft. Unfortunately, not about the spring updates to Windows Azure but for a bizarre pop song.

June 12, 2012 by By Eileen Brown for Social Business | June 12, 2012 -- 09:21 GMT (02:21 PDT)