Regional restrictions are single most common cause of content piracy. Today, we live in a internetworked world and for as long as you try to keep those borders closed, you'll have a potential legal issue. Until now.
Microsoft chose the first working day of the third quarter to announce the Windows 8 Upgrade pricing model. We expect to see a lot of fireworks over this one, since the upgrade cost dropped beyond belief. Bought a new computer and want Windows 8 Pro? That’ll be $14.99, sir.
Google has blamed the fragmentation of the Android platform on manufacturers and suggested the nature of the ecosystem would mean that it would never be the same as Apple's approach with iOS.
Research In Motion (RIM) could face bankruptcy, analysts say, after delaying the release of its BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system and cutting staff numbers by 5,000.
Recently, details of Microsoft's upgrade plans for Windows 8 were leaked, and we've got the facts.
For countless years, Apple insisted that their operating system is safer than ones running competing operating systems such as Microsoft Windows or Linux. At the same time, Apple was one of easiest systems to break in (firewall disabled by default) and now, with egos wounded (and legally liable) from Flashback botnet, a change happened.
Microsoft has announced a host of new features that will come with Windows Phone 8, including a revamped start screen, dual-core processor support, more screen resolutions, microSD support, a digital wallet, and several improvements for business users.
Microsoft has unveiled Windows Phone 8 at the Windows Phone Summit in San Francisco, with the biggest feature being shared code with Windows 8, creating a potentially universal experience across desktop computers and mobile devices.
Analysts have responded predominantly positively to Apple's new software and hardware lineup unveiled at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in Moscone West, San Francisco, but the lack of surprises has caused some concerns.
When Microsoft announced its tablet strategy with the Windows RT, many thought that Microsoft will change its pricing model for OEMs too, signaling a shift in strategy. Reality is however, vastly different with Microsoft requesting as much money as OEM version of the Windows 7 Home Premium.
Apple has announced iOS 6, which brings over 200 new features to its popular mobile operating system, including Apple Maps and Facebook integration.
Apple has officially announced OS X Mountain Lion, the ninth major release for its Mac operating system, with new and revamped features inspired by tablet and smartphone computing.
Apple is to announce new software and hardware at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) this week, with iOS 6 top of the agenda.
Judge Alsup has ruled that the entire infringement point in the case between Oracle and Google was moot, as the Java APIs in question were not copyrightable, and therefor were open to use by anybody for free. This decision sets a landmark precedent in software law and copyright law, and will surely be tested in
Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, has called Windows 8 the “rebirth” of its operating systems, making it one of the most pivotal products in the company's history.
In a blog post, Mozilla's chief counsel Harvey Anderson wrote that the anti-competitive restrictions of tablet oriented Windows RT (Windows on ARM) indicate “an unwelcome return to the digital dark ages."
Microsoft said it will do away with 'Windows Live', a brand which has been a notorious confusion to customers.
Microsoft is backing away from its support of the controversial bill after serious concerns about the privacy of Internet users have come to light.
In helping pave way for a smooth shift to its iCloud service, Apple has a new deal on offer for its long-staying MobileMe subscribers who haven't yet gotten with the times in upgrading to Snow Leopard. Apple is now providing a free Snow Leopard upgrade for all MobileMe users running an older OS, saving them
"Mainstream" support for Microsoft's ill-received Vista operating system has ended today where it has now entered a secondary "Extended Support" stage that lasts until 2017 when the doors will be shut on this operating system for good.