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Microsoft Reported Record Sales For Its Fiscal First Quarter

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Microsoft reported about it’s sale in fiscal first quarter which is about $18.5 billion, 17% more revenue than previous year. It’s all despite of a dip in Windows sales which is termed as Microsoft’s flagship product, as it fell by 7 percent in the quarter compared with the same period a year ago. Windows 8 have not proved itself as …

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Employees Of The Scottish Government Will Be Given Windows 8 Tablets

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Scottish Government employees will be given tablet PCs running with Windows 8. Its probably a push from the side of Microsoft Surface tablets and according to the PCWorld reports they plan to hand out a series of the Windows 8 tablets to civil servants in order to improve overall efficiency. Employees will be given the Samsung Series 7 Slate, Samsung …

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Google Chrome OS Now In Windows 8 “Metro” Mode

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Google Chrome OS is now available in Windows 8 Metro mode. Here is the first step in which we can now experience the developers version of Google Chrome OS inside Windows 8. It basically allows the “Metro” interface for Chrome to turn into its own multi-windowed mini desktop and almost everything which a user could expect from browser-based OS. There …

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Bundle Of New Features From Facebook Update For Windows 8 Phone

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Windows 8 users can now experience new features and languages on Facebook version 5.1, there are almost 19 languages available. And now users can send photos over messages and can upload multiple photos directly to Facebook from your smartphone. Now, users can almost experience everything, including unfriend from the app, also unlike any likes they’ve given out and ‘@tagging’ system. …

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No More Waiting For Windows 8.1 Pricing Scheme

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Microsoft have confirmed its pricing scheme for Windows 8.1 ahead of its October 18th launch day. If you already have Windows 8 then you can just update it to 8.1 for free but if the user is directly upgrading to Windows 8.1 then they have to pay the given rates. Costumers from US can purchase Windows 8.1 for $120 and …

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A Preview Of Mozilla Firefox For Windows 8 Tablets Launched

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There is no more waiting as Mozilla has finally launched Firefox for Windows 8 tablets. As Mozilla announced today, the chrome-less tablet version of Firefox that runs in Windows 8′s Metro/Modern UI mode is now available in the Aurora release channel. Mozilla will further release its beta version and we can expect a stable release version in January 2014. The …

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Key Government Security Certification Earned By Windows Phone 8

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After extensive testing National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has given Windows Phone 8 its FIPS 140-2 security accreditation. It literally means government have allowed to use cryptographic algorithms by Windows Phone 8 to protect sensitive data inside its products or to determine the secure applications. This is really a good news for Windows phone which had a hard …

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Build 9471 Windows 8 Update Leaked

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Build 9471 Windows 8 update has been leaked out few days prior to RTM (Release to Manufacturing). Till date windows 8 has come up receiving criticism on how steep its learning process is on the naive user’s front. But this really seem to be so contradictory as Microsoft claims to have introduced itself with touch friendly layer of tiles and …

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Windows 8 Overtakes Windows Vista

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It’s happened at last; Windows 8 has become a more widely-used OS than Windows Vista, reaching the third spot in the list. On the other hand, Internet Explorer 10’s success rate, while high, is slowing down, while gap between Firefox and Chrome’s rates reduced greatly. The Worldwide desktop browser market share of Firefox is 18.2, while Chrome’s is 17.76. Chrome’s …

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Windows Store And iMac Meets Their New Opera Web Browser

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The Norway based Web Browser company has released its product for two popular platforms namely, iMac and Windows on Tuesday. Always, Opera has been an underdog in competition with the other browsers. Although,  the company has come up with many features in the version. They include, Stash – a feature that lets the user to search and organize articles and …

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100,000 Apps For Windows 8 In 8 Months

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After a twitter tweet by “Windows App Builders” saying that they’ve crossed 100,000 apps in the Windows Store, the firm is approaching its metro dream. The firm has achieved this goal after 8 months of its launch. That’s pretty fast. This was well anticipated by its CEO, Steve Ballmer. This was the tweet: “Thanks for a great build! Just passed …

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New Layout For Xbox Music Leaked

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The fact that Microsoft has been fiddling around with apps for Windows 8.1 is not news to most people, but the interesting part is that Microsoft has changed the Music application, Xbox Music, the most. A newly built Windows Store copy was leaked, and the new design for Xbox Music was revealed through it. The screenshot displays a new and …

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Microsoft Executive Smashes Up Windows 8 Criticism

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With the plans of launch of the Windows Blue within a short period after the launch of the much acclaimed OS Windows 8, has made critics naturally go tough on it. In this regard, a comment from Richard Doherty came out in The Financial Times comparing the latest OS with the fiasco with the marketing of Coca Cola when it …

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First 6 Months Sale Of Windows 8 Is Similar With The Sale Of Windows 7

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Even though, Windows 8 have not been a favourite with the critics, it is still showing a steady sales trend in the market. According to the internal sales figure of Microsoft, after six months of its launch the same number of license were sold worldwide for both Windows 8 and Windows 7. On Tuesday, Microsoft announced that Windows 8, which …

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Windows 8.1 Blue Set To Resolve High Resolution Display Issues

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Dealing with the scaling of the Windows display is always a messy job. Multiplying the resolution up can be helpful to some extent but that is applicable only if one is using a single display for the purpose. But the problem with the owners of the Windows 8 tablets is much more acute and stands on quite a different note. …

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Small Screen Windows 8 Tablet Blinked Up On Amazon

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Rumours are already making rounds in the market that Microsoft will unveil two small screen tablet devices that will run Windows 8, in June at its Build Developer Conference, and now one of the devices has already been exposed on Amazon.com, which was swiftly removed from its shelves within a rather short time. The model was clearly marked as Acer …

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