Tag Archive: Microsoft’s


Back in December, we noted that Microsoft had acquired the popular iOS and Android email app Acompli, which offered a more task-oriented approach to email, with the ability to schedule meetings, edit your calendar, and in your most important emails… Read more ›

Microsoft showed off a few neat concepts at yesterday’s Windows 10 conference. But while looking at the stage showed a company secure about its place in the tech world, turning around and facing the audience revealed a very different picture: a… Read more ›

It’s come a long way in recent years, but even so, Internet Explorer may be Microsoft’s most reviled product: a web browser so bad it held web standards back for years. From a Mac fan’s perspective, the best that can… Read more ›

I’m really digging the Microsoft Band. I’ve worn various fitness trackers for a couple of years now, starting with the original Jawbone UP and most recently the new Fitbit Charge. I’ve had mixed results with them, and none have became… Read more ›

Microsoft’s Xin is already one of the best ways to share photos between devices, even if you’re on Android or iPhone, but it’s getting even better today for iPhone users with a new update that adds Apple TV support, plus a ton… Read more ›

Microsoft’s been doing a stellar job promoting Apple lately with its promotional ‘iPad-like tablets’ on CNN and the NFL, but it looks like the company has decided to just give up and start advertising for Apple itself. Microsoft published an… Read more ›

Microsoft’s been doing a stellar job promoting Apple lately with its promotional ‘iPad-like tablets’ on CNN and the NFL, but it looks like the company has decided to just give up and start advertising for Apple itself. Microsoft published an… Read more ›

Microsoft’s latest ad goes hard on the MacBook Air

Microsoft has been taking so many shots at Apple as of late that you could be forgiven for thinking we’ve slipped back through a wormhole to 1996. This tendency doesn’t show any signs of slowing down, either, if you go… Read more ›

Reports about a Microsoft wearable device have been circulating for a while, and now the good folks from Redmond, WA have finally made it official: a Microsoft fitness band is here, and it works on both Android and iOS. Like… Read more ›

Reports about a Microsoft wearable device have been circulating for a while, and now the good folks from Redmond, WA have finally made it official: a Microsoft fitness band is here, and it works on both Android and iOS. Like… Read more ›