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Apr 22, 2014 - 05:15 PM EDT — AAPL: 531.699 (+0.529, +0.1%) | NASDAQ: 4161.458 (+39.912, +0.97%)

Tag: Windows 8ista

  1. Say goodbye to Microsoft

    Microsoft desperately tried to get into phones, tablets, watches and TVs, but…

  2. Microsoft risks even further Windows security woes by retiring XP

    Microsoft plans to ship the final public patches for Windows XP on April 8…

  3. IDC: PC shipments to fall by -6% in 2014 and decline through 2018

    Worldwide PC shipments fell by -9.8% in 201…

  4. Paul Thurrott comes to another sad realization: Nobody can touch Apple

    Microsoft has confirmed the broad strokes of a report that it is dropping…

  5. Microsoft said to cut Windows price 70% to fend off Apple, Google

    Microsoft Corp. is cutting the price of Windows 8.1 by 70 percent…

  6. Milestone: Apple computers outsold Windows PCs in Q4 2013

    Apple limits itself only to the high end, but still sells more units than the whole PC industry…

  7. Microsoft considering allowing Android apps to run on both Windows and Windows Phone, sources say

    Of Microsoft’s many challenges in mobile, none loom larger than the app deficit…

  8. Paul Thurrott comes to a sad realization: ‘Windows 8 is a disaster. Period.’

    Windows simply grew, spaghetti-like, to accommodate every silly possible need…

  9. Bill Gates spends entire first day back in office trying to install Windows 8.1

    Bill Gates’ first day at work got off to a rocky start…

  10. As Windows PC profits evaporate, LG to exit traditional PC market

    Korea’s LG Electronics is said to be preparing to exit the traditional PC market…

  11. Even more Microsoft executive departures mark end of a Windows era

    A complete housecleaning following the Windows 8ista debacle…

  12. The curious case of the Chromebook: Is it really a hit?

    As 2013 closes, we are left with a bit of a puzzle in technology…

  13. Microsoft needs to give up trying to target Apple’s iPad

    Instead of making head-to-head commercials against Apple, Microsoft…

  14. Surging Chromebook sales this Christmas spell doom for Microsoft

    Google’s browser-based Chrome operating system…

  15. Former Apple exec: Has Microsoft gone nuts?

    Of all of the dramas currently unfolding in the tech world right now…

  16. Microsoft: Incomptetent management destroyed the company

    Windows has failed, PCs are dead, and the misery that is Windows 8…

  17. Ford’s Alan Mulally not looking likely as Microsoft CEO

    Also on Microsoft’s final candidate list are Stephen Elop…

  18. Microsoft CEO candidate Elop said to mull focus company on Office, not Windows

    Stephen Elop, a candidate to replace Steve Ballmer as Microsoft CEO…

  19. Microsoft said to include Kevin Turner on internal list for CEO

    Microsoft Corp.’s board placed Chief Operating Officer Kevin Turner…

  20. Microsoft narrows CEO shortlist; Elop, Mulally make the cut

    Microsoft Corp has narrowed its list of external candidates…

  21. Beleaguered Microsoft pulls Windows RT 8.1 update; crashes Surface tablets

    Microsoft has pulled a Windows update from its website…

  22. Microsoft took a big risk with Windows 8 and it’s backfiring

    The widespread backlash to Windows 8, combined with Microsoft’s decision to…

  23. Fox News’ new 55-inch Microsoft touch screens have fewer pixels than Apple’s 9.7-inch iPad

    News anchor Shepard Smith proudly demonstrated a remodeled “Fox News Deck” featuring massive…

  24. Years after being shown by Apple, poor Microsoft still doesn’t understand what tablets are for

    Microsoft aims to solidify their hold on a key niche market: People who hate fun…

  25. Microsoft unveils Surface 2 tablet; nobody cares about this one, either

    This will once again not end well for Microsoft…