As Explorer loses ground, Microsoft readies new web browser

...competing against rival web browsers, Microsoft is gearing up to launch its own alternative...once-dominant Internet surfing program.Microsoft has built a new web browser designed...Explorer will still be available, but Microsoft hinted this week that its new - and as-yet...

Rants & Raves

...at Peach Orchard and Windsor Spring, but who signed off on that tacky typeface? I could put something better together in Microsoft Paint. A LITTLE LEVITY during the news is fine but acting like a brainless dolt isn't very becoming. A WHITE-ON-BLACK...

T-Mobile targets smaller businesses with new plans, offers

...TOOLSBusinesses that buy extra data will get a free domain name and website from GoDaddy, a domain-registration and Web-hosting company. T-Mobile is also offering email and other tools through Microsoft's Office 365 Business Essentials.

Microsoft promises Windows 10 will be familiar on all devices, even holographic headsets

REDMOND, Wash. - Microsoft on Wednesday took the wraps off a new...voice-activated answer to Siri. Microsoft is expanding Cortana to serve as a...And in a break from past practice, Microsoft announced that Windows 10 will be...

Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and 'HoloLens'

REDMOND, Wash. - Microsoft has taken the wraps off a new version...it might be available for sale, a Microsoft engineer showed how it could be used...gadget runs on the newest version of Microsoft's flagship operating system, Windows...

Google's safe browsing system targets 'unwanted software'

...coincide with the 26th anniversary of the date when Tim Berners-Lee is widely credited for inventing the World Wide Web.Microsoft's Internet Explorer doesn't tap into Google's free safe browsing application. Instead, Explorer depends on a similar...

Big bills to view public documents discourage public access

...e-mail is stored on a tape and kept at a remote archive facility. It has to be retrieved physically and then converted into a Microsoft Outlook file, which can then be searched."The reason this cost so much is that this person had a very vague request...

Procrastinating on Windows server leads to hacker risk

...panic of Windows XP being discontinued last year? Well, Microsoft is dropping another operating system soon. This one isn't...Kevin Wade, the owner of IntelliSystems. Options? Well, Microsoft has Server 2008 and Server 2012. Amazon pricing had the 2008...

Barnes & Noble, Microsoft end Nook deal

...ending its commercial agreement with Microsoft for its Nook e-book reader ahead of...to boost shareholder value.In 2012 Microsoft paid $300 million for a 17.6 percent...Noble supplied Nook content and apps for Microsoft's Windows products. On Thursday Barnes...

Disappointing outlooks for companies like Caterpillar, Microsoft, drive stocks lower

...companies that rattled the market included Microsoft, Caterpillar and Procter & Gamble...technology stocks dropping the most. Microsoft, which reported quarterly results late...recurrent theme, with Procter & Gamble and Microsoft each citing the stronger dollar as reason...