Apple has the iPhone, and Microsoft the… oFone? Yep, you read that right. Microsoft showed off at Mix yesterday a breakthrough new technology device, the Windows Mobile oPhone. Designed to compete with Apple’s iPhone, the oPhone is a fold out variable device with three different usable surfaces and a circular display. The oPhone, in standard […]
The folks at Microsoft have recently unveiled a new “Touch-Desk” concept at the Convergence 2007 conference in San Diego, California. If the technology works as presented in this next video, it could revolutionize the way we all work in a near future. Enjoy the show!
Everyone knows that if a deal sounds too good to be true, it probably is. But that doesn’t stop shady resellers from offering Windows XP at eye-popping prices with a plausible sounding story that even suckered one very popular Windows newsletter. It’s an awesome deal… until you end up in court getting your ass sued […]
Microsoft has just released Beta 1.0 of Silverlight, a cross-browser, cross-platform plug-in for delivering the next generation of .NET based media experiences and rich interactive applications for the Web. You could say that Silverlight is Microsoft’s attempt to produce a flash killer. For now, the plugin is only compatible with Windows and OSX, but a […]
There has been some speculation in recent weeks that Microsoft was planning to making a phone based on the Zune. I know what you’re thinking…didn’t Apple come up with a similar idea awhile back? I think it’s called the iPhone. EnGadget pointed toward an article on seattlepi.com today that suggests that these reports may be […]
Ever wished you could hear Steve Jobs and Bill Gates talk dirty to each other? Then wish no more because it has already happened and someone actually caught it on tape! Enjoy the show!
–Run Applications In Compatibility Mode In Vista Vista is all pretty and shiny, but unfortunately, it is not very adamant when the time to run old programs comes. If you desperately need to install something that Vista frowns upon, you can always try to execute it in Compatibility Mode. –Big Rocks First: Double Your Productivity This […]
By Matt Pearson Contributing Writer, [GAS] A lovely new zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Windows has hit the public scene. At the end of March, exploitation of a previously (publicly) unknown vulnerability in Windows’ animated cursor (ANI) processing was detected in the wild. This new vulnerability is now being widely exploited to install Trojan malware into […]
I recently installed Vista on a couple of systems at work, and for the most part, everything went flawlessly. The only problem I experienced so far is not with the OS itself, but more with the users who have trouble using Vista’s new functionalities. So when I stumbled on this great list of “how to” […]
Here’s an obviously old (but very hard to find) parody of Tommy Boy done by some top level execs from Microsoft and Compaq. Enjoy the show!