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Intel looks past Windows, sees Android for Haswell successor

Intel is looking to hire a program manager who will take charge of porting Android to Haswell successors

Project Cauã: revolutionising IT for the masses

'Maddog' Hall’s plan for a server in every high rise and millions of jobs…

IDC: No end in sight for rising smartphone sales

Boom time for mobile app developers

Start menu isn't back in Win 8.1, but some key features are

Microsoft will try to address Windows 8 user interface complaints with the upcoming update of the OS

Google tests enhanced notifications in Chrome browser

The new features can be previewed now in the beta version of Chrome for Windows

Google to boost speed, cut data use on mobile devices

Chrome's speed and developer tools are being brought to Android mobile devices

Mozilla says Firefox OS will appear on high-end phones

Staking a claim to Android, iOS and Windows Phone 8 territory

Windows Blue preview due at end of June

Microsoft has also discussed bringing back the Start button in the next upgrade of Windows 8, according to Julie Larson-Green

Debian wheezes out Version 7

Users cab run 32-bit and 64-bit software on a single machine

Windows 8 Update: Smaller, less expensive gear on tap for autumn

What about the Start button?

Report: Microsoft and Nokia talked acquisition

Recent discussions aimed at a deal aren't likely to be revived, a Wall Street Journal report said

Microsoft to include Outlook app with update to Windows 8 RT

Microsoft is addressing one of the criticisms of Windows 8 RT by adding its popular email client

Foxconn, Mozilla partner for Firefox OS cellphones

The deal could make it easier for cellphone makers to produce Firefox OS handsets

Oracle, managed services provider to settle suit over third-party support

Oracle had accused ServiceKey of participating in a 'gray market' conspiracy for hardware and Solaris support services

New Kinect for Windows to improve human interaction with computers

Kinect for Windows hardware will be released next year; the SDK is due in late June

Windows Blue will be free upgrade for Windows 8 customers

The update will be officially called Windows 8.1, according to Windows division co-chief Tami Reller

Windows XP migration worries exaggerated by 'dead' applications

Survey reveals heap of unused applications

Microsoft's Windows Blue to be available later this year

The update to Windows 8 will be delivered across a variety of form factors and display sizes

Chinese industrial espionage now a major cause of data breaches, Verizon report finds

'State-affiliated actors' looking for IP

Microsoft files patent for new open windows viewer

Possible replacement for little-used Flip 3D in Vista, Windows 7


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