Microsoft announces Windows 7, its successor to Windows Vista

Los Angeles – Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has announced Windows 7 as the successor to Windows Vista. Company executives told attendees at the vendor's Professional Developers Conference that the new OS will provide

Published on: October 29th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Microsoft’s secret project

With the Internet increasingly taking on the role of the PC operating system and the growing prevalence of virtualization technologies, there will be a day when the Microsoft Windows client OS as it's

Published on: July 30th, 2008 Elizabeth Montalbano

Microsoft to limit capabilities of cheap laptops

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) is launching a program to promote the use of its Windows OS in ultra low-cost PCs, one effect of which will be to limit the hardware capabilities of this type

Published on: May 12th, 2008 Agam Shah

Vista (in)Capable: New price, same old ****

Stop the presses: Windows Vista Ultimate is now cheaper than ever! Yes, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) has done something I can't remember ever doing before: it slashed the price of its own operating system.

Published on: March 4th, 2008 Robert X. Cringely

Microsoft shares trade secrets of Windows, Office

Microsoft on Thursday said it will give developers and customers free access to key application programming interfaces and documentation related to Windows software in a bid to increase interoperability, appease the open source

Published on: February 22nd, 2008 Shane Schick

Windows Vista hits store shelves today

It was minus four Celcius inside a downtown Toronto house of ice Microsoft built yesterday to showcase what Windows Vista can do for consumers' PCs.But the company hopes there will be no chill

Published on: January 30th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto