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An unlikely partnership to build the e-textbook business

Apr 30, 2012
When you think ebooks, the iPad and the Kindle come to mind -- not Microsoft Windows. But Microsoft's been losing enough ground in tablets and e-readers that today it's decided to spend $300 million to invest in Barnes & Noble's Nook digital-book business.
Posted In: Nook, textbooks, Barnes & Noble, Microsoft

Microsoft invests in Nook

Apr 30, 2012
Add another player to the digital textbook market. Microsoft announced at $300 million investment in Barnes & Noble's Nook reader.
Posted In: Barnes & Noble, textbooks, e-books, Nook, nook tablet, Microsoft

Google wants to store your stuff in its cloud

Apr 25, 2012
Google Drive premieres, offering users five gigabytes or more of space for documents, pictures, videos, what-have-yous. Plus, learn this term: liquidmetal.
Posted In: Google, cloud computing, apple, Microsoft, iPhone, macbook pro

Is the newest cool kid on the block … Microsoft?

Apr 20, 2012
The software graybeard may have a future in mobile after all.
Posted In: Microsoft, mobile, android, apple, iPhone, ios, zynga, Draw Something

Nokia's new Windows Phone: A legit contender?

Apr 5, 2012
The Windows Phone platform is about to get a big boost from Nokia. The Finnish company is launching the Lumia 900, a smartphone that runs on Windows. Also, Google wants to put a computer in your glasses.
Posted In: nokia, iPhone, android, apple, Google, Microsoft

Ode to the 'Start button'

Feb 29, 2012
Microsoft's iconic workhorse is gone from the latest version of Windows.
Posted In: windows 8, computers, start button, windows, Microsoft

An update on The Great Google Cookie Scare of 2012

Feb 22, 2012
What you need to know about how Google may be following you around the web.
Posted In: apple, Google, Microsoft, safari, internet explorer, privacy, cookies

Windows 8 to have British English

Feb 22, 2012
Among many other new languages
Posted In: windows 8, Microsoft

Microsoft Office coming to the iPad?

Feb 21, 2012
Hopefully without Clippy
Posted In: apple, iPad, Microsoft, Microsoft Office

It wasn’t just Safari. Google bypasses IE security too

Feb 21, 2012
I'm sure the fact that these companies are rivals have nothing to do with these complaints.
Posted In: apple, Microsoft, Google, safari, internet explorer, cookies

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