Microsoft Brings Out Transparent, Interactive Display Screen

Microsoft Brings Out Transparent, Interactive Display Screen

The latest Windows 8 presentations might have seemed a little weird to the noob eye with all the changes going on, but that’s nothing compared with what Microsoft is really planning inside its deep secret experimental labs. Microsoft seems to be putting its faith in the younger generation these days, and has proven that at the TechForum 2012 event. Visionary […]

     
 
 

Top 5 Features of ‘Soon to be Launched’ Windows 8

Top 5 Features of ‘Soon to be Launched’ Windows 8

Over the years Microsoft has launched many flavors of Operating Systems under their Windows brand. From single-user to multi-user and from single-tasking to multi-tasking, Windows has grown so much and is able to keep the IT folks both at enterprise level and individual level. In spite of challenges raised by other operating systems like Mac and Unix, Windows has become […]

     
 
 

[How to] Enable God Mode on Windows 8

[How to] Enable God Mode on Windows 8

I have been using Windows 8 as my secondary operating system with Ubuntu for a long time now and sometimes I find Windows 8 a bit confusing in terms of finding the settings and control panel. There are many windows which are to be opened to get into the main settings area. There was the God Mode feature in Windows […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Must do Something Radical with Internet Explorer

Microsoft Must do Something Radical with Internet Explorer

Earlier today, Tyler Holman posted an intriguing article on Neowin about how Perception is killing Internet Explorer. Tyler claims that IE9, the latest version of the web browser is as good as its competitors like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Opera, but the horrible perception of IE being low on quality has resulted in continuous depletion of IE’s market share. […]

     
 
 

Hand in Hand – Patent Wars & Tech Companies

The recent news of Google planning to buy Motorola Mobility, has relived the issues of patent wars. In this 21st century, the issue of patent wars has been a recurring phenomenon, particularly in the sphere of mobile phones, internet, software and electronics. However, we must first be clear about the concept of a patent – A patent is a series […]

     
 
 

Xbox Kinect + Speech + Bing = Future of Home Entertainment

Xbox Kinect + Speech + Bing = Future of Home Entertainment

Microsoft has shared its vision of how our living rooms will be in the future. As you would expect, it involves integration of Microsoft’s very own products – Xbox, Kinect and Bing. Microsoft has been considerably successful in defining the future of gaming industry, through their path-breaking project of Xbox Kinect and they have now set their eyes on to […]

     
 
 

Raise Your Swords, Age of Empires Online has Been Launched!

Raise Your Swords, Age of Empires Online has Been Launched!

The Age of Empires series represents one of the greatest strategy games ever made. It still has a huge follower base which started to grow even from the very first version. Until now, we have the following games under the Age Franchise: Age of Empires III Age of Empires III: The War Chiefs Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties Age of […]

     
 
 

Can Windows Phone 7 Revive Nokia From Symbian’s Ashes?

Can Windows Phone 7 Revive Nokia From Symbian’s Ashes?

Recent reports from Strategy Analysts have revealed a rather unsurprising phenomenon: Apple has recently become world’s number one smartphone vendor in volume, followed closely by Korean giant Samsung, leaving former leader Nokia on the third place. While the first two companies have enjoyed record sales and big profit gains thanks to Apple’s iPhone 4 and Samsung’s Galaxy S2 respectively, Nokia’s […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Arc Touch Mouse Review: Not What you Want but What you Need

Microsoft Arc Touch Mouse Review: Not What you Want but What you Need

Microsoft has often come out with some of the coolest PC accessories, specially in the wireless section. Microsoft Arc Touch is a premium PC accessory with an unique design and aimed at users who travel often. Arc Touch Mouse succeeds it’s predecessor, the Arc Mouse and is Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s hugely popular Magic Mouse. Final Take This mouse isn’t […]

     
 
 

The Skype Migration

The Skype Migration

Guest Post by Zac Kenni. Skype is a popular messenger for its free “PC-to-PC” and “PC-to-Phone” multi-lingual calling and messaging services. Users can enjoy voice calls as well as live chats which allows video conferencing on the internet. A Skype user is registered and identified through a unique ID which is stored on a database on the Skype server. Registered […]