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Surface Tablet to compete with iPads and laptops

Microsoft has recently unveiled the Surface Tablet, the first computer Microsoft has ever made. Known for their success in computer hardware and consoles, it is a revolutionary step for Microsoft, who usually relies on others to create PCs, to reveal … Continue reading

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Instagram, Opera, Face.com… What Else Will Facebook Buy?

Even with Facebook stock prices decreasing every day with their recent IPO still in the rear view mirror, it seems that this hasn’t prevented them from shopping around. Facebook purchased not too long ago the mobile app company, Instagram, for … Continue reading

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Control your tv/dvd player without a remote control!

A solution is on its way. On Monday in Los Angeles, Bill Gates’ from Microsoft unveiled a new world where the definition of a couch potato is taken to a whole new level. Now with an Xbox gaming-entertainment console, users … Continue reading

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The internet regulation: to be or not to be?

Internet Forum ahead of G8 summit by Sarkozy. The world’s most powerful internet and media bosses are gathering in Paris for a two-day meeting hosted by French President Nicolas Sarkozy. The heads of Google, Facebook and Microsoft are due to … Continue reading

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Real time communication is coming….

Microsoft is buying Skype and also brings us “new ways to communicate”, says its chief.                  It has been confirmed today that Microsoft is buying Skype, an internet telephony service for $8.5bn (£5bn) cash deal. “Skype is a phenomenal … Continue reading

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Microsoft Aims for 2nd Position on the Mobile Market

Microsoft is also hoping into the telephone market with their Windows Phone. The company believes that the chances are good that they will occupy the second position in the market. Ben Riga, the CEO at Microsoft’s Windows 7 suggested in … Continue reading

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