Holy Cow! Microsoft Doesn’t Know Simple Maths

Microsoft has been selling their Windows operating systems ever since 1993. That’s a good lord 17 long years. They have had more than eight different versions of Windows OS in those 17 years, and all of them were aimed to do simple & complex computing. One such tool aimed to help us carry out simple computing is the Windows calculator. […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone 7 Launch Event & Keynote – Watch Online Live

The tech community & the blogosphere is abuzz with Windows Phone 7 launch event which might will reveal some WP7 devices like LG Optimus 7. The company has scheduled the launch event in New York at 6.30 AM PDT/9.30 AM ET today, October 11th 2010. In addition to LG Optimus 7, we might see the lauch of other Windows phone […]

     
 
 

LG Optimus 7 Officially Leaked Before Windows Phone 7 Launch

An overzealous LG official leaked the details of LG Optimus 7 right before the Windows Phone 7 launch happening later in the day. The leaked details include the spec sheet as well as gallery of images of Optimus 7. It’s a different matter altogether that most of the details were already known, but it would still hamper Microsoft’s hopes of […]

     
 
 

What’s Interesting Behind the Generic User Icon in Outlook 2010?

Microsoft Outlook 2010 features a new pane called the “People Pane“. It’s a nice little feature, especially when used in tandem with the Outlook Social Connector. One of the things the People Pane does is to show a little picture of your contacts. Since not everyone bother to have their picture uploaded to Outlook, People Pane uses a default picture […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone 7 Release on October 21st, New Ads Appear

Big news for Windows Mobile fans (if there are any). Microsoft is set to unveil a wide range of Windows Phone 7 devices starting October 21st in UK, France, Germany, Italy and Spain. The same day launch in US is yet to be confirmed. We always used to hear about the October launch of Windows Phone 7, whose RTM version […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone 7 ad – ‘the Revolution is Coming’

The first official Windows Phone 7 ad has hit the web, and it promises that “the revolution is coming.” Well, it has to be a revolution, for the sake of competition and well-being of Microsoft in mobile technology space. The way in which Android and iOS have overtaken Windows Mobile, it needs more than a revolution for Microsoft to catch […]

     
 
 

Xbox 360 Arcade Gets a Price Drop in India, but Wait a bit!

Xbox 360 Arcade Gets a Price Drop in India, but Wait a bit!

We have just been informed about the price drop in Xbox 360 arcade gaming consoles in India, with immediate effect. Starting today, i.e 7th July 2010, Xbox 360 Arcade will cost Rs. 14,676 instead of the earlier official price of 16,990, which is a whopping 2.5k slash. Although many Retailers still sell consoles for well below this new MRP, it […]

     
 
 

The Only Thing IE is Good For?

The Only Thing IE is Good For?

The wicked me loves to take a dig at Microsoft’s shame pride – Internet Explorer. And this infographic below adds fodder to my obsession regarding anything remotely IE! Must Read: Go Away IE6! Venn Diagram of IE6 No! I haven’t come up with this funny graphic. And all Microsoft fan boys (if there are any), shoot your comments below telling […]

     
 
 

Docs.com – Put Your Documents Online

Docs.com – Put Your Documents Online

Google Docs has got a major competition today, in the form of Docs.com, which is an online document editor and viewer by Microsoft Fuse labs and powered by Facebook. Docs.com connects directly to Facebook and uses all of the new social features for third-party sites that Facebook announced today at F8. It allows users to share documents with their Facebook […]

     
 
 

Google Docs gets Better with New Features

Google Docs gets Better with New Features

Google has just released a much improved version of Google docs with big changes focused on significantly improving document collaboration in Docs. The new features include real-time, character-by-character editing for multiple users (much like Google wave), as-you-type spell check, a new commenting system, and more. A new Drawing editor has been introduced and will be rolled out to everyone by […]