Microsoft is fiercely competitive, but the field is more challenging. Microsoft is competing with Google on search via its Bing effort and Apple in the mobile market. Meanwhile, the software giant is positioning its wares for cloud computing with software and services. The company's two cash cows - operating systems and the Office productivity suite - are performing well.
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Android is well on its way to being the most popular end-user operating system of all.
UPDATED. A security advisory from Microsoft includes more detail on the breach of an Indian government certificate authority announced by Google yesterday.
CEO Satya Nadella has given Microsoft's employees their fiscal 2015 marching orders. The company's primary focus will be on productivity and platforms, not devices and services.
Microsoft released a lot more than security updates yesterday, as they do every month. If you know where to look, you can keep on top of the non-security updates.
Microsoft says it's shutting down Mainstream support for Windows 7 next January. Should you be worried?
You want your new PC to run an older Windows version. You're not the only one. Here's the best way to make it happen.
What started as Microsoft warring against botnets ended with Microsoft quietly surrendering as the company drops its case against the dynamic DNS company No-IP.
Windows Phone continues to improve with the latest 8.1 update, and offers enterprise users a personal experience with the power of Microsoft and Exchange in their hands.
Microsoft is rolling out new storage arrays that tie into Azure, which are fruits of its 2012 acquisition of storage vendor StorSimple.
Like it did with Office 365 and Azure, Microsoft is building a CRM Online cloud specifically for its U.S. federal, state and local users.
Microsoft is introducing three new Office 365 plans for small and midsize business users this October. Here's what's coming.
For the past several years, tablet PCs and smartphones have been the primary growth driver in the smart device category, but that cash cow might be running dry.
It's a breath of fresh air to use the Surface Pro 3 and new Type Cover after trying many iPad keyboards over the years. Apple doesn't provide adequate support in iOS while the Surface is optimized for keyboard use.
The PC is far from dead. What we've seen over the past few years is a restructuring of the upgrade cycle. And it seems that the delay in upgrading systems has created a pent-up for new systems.
Shipments of traditional desktop and notebook PCs are in decline, but a new category of devices is growing fast enough to more than pick up the slack, according to newly released Gartner figures.