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Nokia unveils new Windows phones and its first tablet

NEW YORK (AP) — Nokia is expanding its lineup of Windows phones and introducing its first tablet computer, all sporting the powerful camera technology found in its flagship Lumia 1020 smartphone. The struggling cellphone maker […]

10/22/2013

A pre-release version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 on a tablet (AP Photo/Ryan Nakashima)

Microsoft releasing Windows 8.1, a year in making

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft is releasing its long-awaited Windows 8.1 upgrade as a free download starting Thursday. It addresses some of the gripes people have had with Windows 8, the dramatically different operating system […]

10/16/2013

Microsoft's Surface Pro 2. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Microsoft unveils new Surface at NYC event

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft introduced new Surface tablets, including a professional model that allows people to use it more like a laptop or a desktop computer. The Redmond, Wash. company is trying to boost […]

09/23/2013

Microsoft founder Bill Gates

Microsoft reshuffles company structure

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft Corp. is reshuffling its business in an attempt to promote faster innovation and a sharper focus on devices and services. The move by the world’s largest software maker comes amid […]

07/11/2013

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Microsoft tweaks Windows 8, blamed for PC slump

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft is trying to reverse slumping PC sales and quiet growing criticism of its flagship operating system with the release of a revised version of Windows 8. On Wednesday, Microsoft made […]

06/26/2013

Microsoft founder Bill Gates

Microsoft brings Office to iPhone, but not tablets

NEW YORK (AP) — Even as a pared-down version of Microsoft’s Office software package arrived on the iPhone, the company is holding out on extending that to the iPad and Android devices as it tries […]

06/14/2013

Microsoft Windows 8 screenshot

Microsoft touching up Windows 8 to address gripes

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft is retooling the latest version of its Windows operating system to address complaints and confusion that have been blamed for deepening a slump in personal computer sales. The tune up […]

05/07/2013

Where do I click, again? A guide to Windows 8

NEW YORK (AP) — With the launch of Windows 8, people are about to discover a computing experience unlike anything they’ve seen before. Here’s a guide to getting past some of the hurdles. The main […]

10/26/2012

Microsoft patches released today

Chester Wisniewski, a senior IT security advisor at Sophos Canada has posted on the Naked Security website that Microsoft has today released a batch of fixes for its products, as it usually does on the […]

07/11/2012