Microsoft acquires Nokia’s mobile division from Friday

This Friday, April 25th, Microsoft will finally acquire the mobile division of the Finnish company Nokia, ending an era in the telecommunications market, after the European Commission and other regulatory agencies have approved this transaction, which was announced in September...

Microsoft presents Office for Apple devices

Julia White, CEO of Office, confirmed the arrival of Office for Apple iOS devices. The application will be available in the App Store today and is compatible with iPhone 4 and above, iPad third generation and above, iPad mini and above, and iPad Air. The creator of Windows has...

Cloud service of Microsoft changed its name to “Onedrive”

Due to a dispute with a British telecommunications company,  the cloud storage service of Microsoft will be renamed from “SkyDrive” to “OneDrive”. During July, the two sides settled out of court but did not reveal the financial terms of their agreement...
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Windows XP will no longer receive support from Microsoft in 2014

The U.S. technology company Microsoft, announced in a statement that from April 2014 will stop to provide support and upgrades for its system to personal computers equipped with Windows XP and Office. According to Microsoft, this operating system released in 2001, ceased to be...

Windows 8 presented in Ecuador

Due to a strategic alliance between Microsoft and an Ecuadorian company called Xtratech, users can access the new operating system, Windows 8. Xtratech was founded 15-years-ago and has two factories located in the industrial zone of Guayaquil, Ecuador. The company employs 300...
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Windows 8, easy to use

With just four days until the release of Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows 8, hits the market, doubts about the ease in managing the system, are being heard. Given this uncertainty, Microsoft has released a video that shows that Windows 8 is so easy to use that even a 3...
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Windows 8 is Fully Developed

The computer company Microsoft concluded the development phase of its next operating system Windows 8 and revealed that it will be available to some developers and customers since August 15. The delivery of the final version of Windows 8 is the last step before the release of the...
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Microsoft Launches Outlook.com and Replaces Hotmail

Microsoft has announced the launch of Outlook.com, a new email service that seeks to replace Hotmail. Current users of @hotmail.com and @live.com mail addresses may enter into the new Microsoft interface, while starting today, users will receive @outlook.com mail accounts or...