Microsoft Sold 9.3 Million Lumia Smartphones

Microsoft Sold 9.3 Million Lumia Smartphones

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How big does a tech product have to be before we take it seriously

Analysts and reporters have been spoiled in recent years by companies and categories that produce staggering sales figures. When some products can sell hundreds of millions of units a year, it's easy to dismiss small but influential players that sell ...

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Yep, Apple Will Shut Down Beats Music App And Roll It Into iTunes

 Last month I reported that Apple would shut down Beats Music and likely add streaming music to iTunes. Apple denied, specifically, that Beats Music would be shut down. Shortly thereafter, ‘unnamed sources familiar with the matter’ conveniently surfa ...

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Play Games in Full Screen Borderless Windowed Mode: 96.5% More Alt-Tab

Playing a game in windowed mode makes it easy to switch between the game and other apps. Many games give you the option of running the game in a full screen window, but if you want…

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Steam is down, and it’s a little funky

Over the past hour or so Steam has been a bit shaky. Valve is currently working on the problem, but as this article is written, just about half of Singapore is offline (3 of 6 servers, as it were) while 59 of 62 servers are up. Of course even a singl ...

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It’s official, your next Nokia Lumia phone won’t be a Nokia at all… name ditched

Microsoft has officially confirmed that it is dropping the Nokia branding for future Lumia Windows Phone releases. Instead they will be called Microsoft Lumia phones. It's perhaps the least surprising revelation of recent times, but marks a significa ...

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Terminal’s Containers Pioneer A New Way Of Developing Apps From The Cloud

 Terminal, a San Francisco-based startup founded by some ex-Facebook and Google technical talent, is trying to transform the way we do software development. They’ve built system supporting containers, or ultra-fast virtual machines that will let deve ...

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Google shuffle: CEO Larry Page transfers product power to Pichai

Sundar Pichai has been moving up in the world over the past several years. Word this afternoon is that Google CEO has done some reorganizing of staff duties, putting Pichai in charge of core Google products. While he'd had responsibilities with Andro ...

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OS X Yosemite adoption week one: slightly outpacing Mavericks

It's been one week since Apple's desktop software OS X Yosemite has been released to the public, and adoption is taking place quick. Word comes from the folks at Chitika where they show OS X 10.10 Yosemite being present on 12.8% of the Apple computer ...

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13 things you'll love and hate about Windows 10

What Windows diehards will love and hate about Windows 10The buzz of Microsoft’s leap to Windows 10 may be dimming, but the big, 640-million-user question remains: If you skipped Windows 8 because the initial two-face kludge left you cold, should you ...

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Custom Xbox One backgrounds: how to make it yours

Customization of the wallpaper on your Xbox One console is a feature that's been blasted over the past week. Unless you're part of the Xbox One Preview program right this minute - when this article is posted - you'll have to wait to customize your ow ...

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Microsoft Q1 2015: Surface Pro 3 fuels Surface sales, up 127 per cent

Microsoft has reported its fiscal first-quarter results, and it looks as though things are improving for the company. More specifically, it posted $4.5 billion in net income on $23.20 billion in revenue for the quarter that ended on 30 September. Wal ...

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Need to know? Yeah, actually, we do

It's the 1990s, and at a company that supplies colleges with ERP software, this pilot fish gets the call when a school wants a full install of the suite on an IBM DOS mainframe and wants a resource on site. "When I arrived I was introduced around and ...

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Microsoft Claims 2.4 Million Xbox Consoles Sold In Q1 2015

Microsoft Claims 2.4 Million Xbox Consoles Sold In Q1 2015

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Microsoft Lumia Is Now Official

Microsoft Lumia Is Now Official

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Microsoft's Q1 shines; Office 365 leads results

The software giant handily tops expectations as Surface Pro drove Surface revenue of $908 million. Office 365 subscriptions for home, personal and enterprise swelled.

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Apple unleashes TestFlight beta for Devs, gives users early access to apps

Apple has announced their TestFlight Beta program, which allows Developers to seed beta builds of their apps to users, is now live. Registered Apple Developers can now distribute up to 1,000 copies of their app to testers, using the iTunes Connect po ...

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Microsoft divisions succeed in spite of Nokia losses

In its second quarter after acquiring Nokia for $7 billion in April, Microsoft is paying the price for layoffs and a low interest among consumers.

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Surface drives nearly billion dollar revenue for Microsoft in Q1

This quarter is a rather good one for Microsoft's Surface tablet lineup, that's for certain. Their financial crew reported Microsoft Financial 2015 Q1 results today, showing the Surface Pro 3 to have driven Surface revenue up to $908 million for the ...

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HP gives Moonshot server its first Xeon chip

If Hewlett-Packard's Moonshot server doesn't pan out, it won't be for lack of trying. Its engineers have been hard at work this year adding various different CPU options for Moonshot, which uses a novel design to reduce energy and space requirements ...

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