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Microsoft debuts Windows 10: Why it's being given away free

...FRANCISCO - Microsoft debuted its new Windows 10 operating system Wednesday, in what the company hopes will be a pivotal...will seem familiar to users of Windows 7, the older operating system still running on most PCs. Microsoft and PC makers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-29/microsoft-debuts-windows-10-why-its
Apple refreshes iPod Touch with faster processor, better cameras

...giving up on the iPod.The Touch is essentially an iPhone without cellular capabilities, as it runs the same iOS operating system and most of the same apps. Connected to the Internet over Wi-Fi, the Touch extends Apple Music and iPhone apps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-15/apple-refreshes-ipod-touch
Microsoft to launch Windows 10 on July 29

NEW YORK - Microsoft will launch Windows 10 on July 29.The upgraded operating system will allow users to switch seamlessly between personal computers, tablets, smartphones and other gadgets. Windows 10 is intended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-13/microsoft-launch-windows-1
Microsoft cuts 7,800 jobs as phone sales flag from its Nokia purchase

...Office software for Apple and Android devices, while preparing to launch a major overhaul of its flagship Windows operating system at the end of this month."Our reinvention will be centered on creating mobility of experiences across the entire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-08/microsoft-cuts-7800-jobs-p
New phone apps cover Microsoft Office and voting for mayors

...another move to make some of its most popular software available to people who don't use Microsoft's Windows operating system.The company had released redesigned versions for Android tablets in January and for iPhones and iPads last year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-04/new-phone-apps-cover-microsoft-offi
Apple makes product upgrades, pushes into streaming music

...consumers view it as a novelty or an essential shopping tool.APPLE WATCH:Apple announced an update to the watch operating system and said it will release the programming tools that independent developers need to build apps that can interact directly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-09/apple-makes-product-upgrad
Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks

...FRANCISCO - Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants...management of home security and appliances with a new operating system called Brillo that will interact with Android devices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-29/google-unveils-androids-la
Google unveils cheapest Chromebooks yet as Microsoft slashes price on Surface Pro 3 tablet

...design lightweight laptops running on the Chrome operating system since 2011. The newest versions are made by Hisense...the Chromebit, is a stick loaded with an entire operating system that can be plugged into any HDMI port. The Chromebit's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/google-unveils-cheapest-ch
Google hires woman as new CFO, luring Morgan Stanley exec from Wall St. to Silicon Valley

...dominant search engine and digital ad network, the Mountain View, Calif., company also boasts the top mobile operating system in Android and the most popular video site in YouTube, as well as the popular Chrome browser and Gmail service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/google-hires-woman-new-cfo
BlackBerry offers new phones but turns focus to software

...made by Apple and those run on Google's Android operating system, like the popular Samsung models.Chen's major...from its devices and made them available for the operating systems of would-be competitors.It has since struck new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-03/blackberry-offers-new-phon