Category Archives: Microsoft

Child of the ’90s

Microsoft surprisingly pumps out a sane and intelligent commercial for one of their products. A first.

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The Windows 95 Phone

The Windows 95 Phone from Nokia and Microsoft, the companies you remember from your youth… we hope.

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Ballmer announces retirement from M$

Steve Ballmer recently announced that he will retire from his job as CEO at Microsoft within a year. Sad to see him go. He was hilarious. Gates was funny at times as well. Here are some old favorite videos of … Continue reading

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Xbox One highlights

A lot like an Apple keynote, only without adjectives. Not backward compatible. Pfft!

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Bouncing ball

Microsoft flings another mudpie at Google.

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Windows 8 training camp

The marketing geniuses at Microsoft seemed to have missed the point or the boat with these Windows branded ads. While they are pretty good in and of themselves, they do not sell any product. They’re head scratchin’ WTF ads. Piano … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s future vision

This is all well and good. When we finish watching, we’ll toss it on the pile with the other visions.

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Child of the 90s

Clever pitch for IE by Microsoft.

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What do people think of Windows 8?

Chris Pirillo, founder of LockerGnome, hits the streets to find out how real people experience Windows 8. Watch how people react when asked to complete simple tasks on the new Windows 8 operating system.

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New Surface ad

Called “Movement,” it just might be the first non-stupid Microsoft commercial ever.

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Windows 8 Metro on an iPhone

Probably for the geekier smart phone user, this app requires you to jailbreak your iPhone.

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Surface

From our day-late-dollar-short department comes this freshly announced tablet from Microsoft. The unit comes with detachable keyboard and a full version of Office. So far that’s it. You can get a good overview of the tablet here and compare specs … Continue reading

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Improving touch performance

Engineers at Microsoft are experimeting with ways to speed up touch latency on mobile devices.

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Googlighting

“What happens when the world’s largest advertising business tries to sell productivity software on the side? Beware the Googlighting Stranger.” Microsoft’s no holds barred anti-Google Apps video portrays Google in a less than flattering light. It’s nice when the big … Continue reading

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TellMe vs. Siri

Aussie bloke pits a Windows Phone 7 voice assistant against an iPhone 4S Siri. Teen anal? Pfft!

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Kinect effect

M$’ Kinect turned one year old last weekend. Their promo video features invisible musical instruments and other such imaginary friends. http://youtu.be/T_QLguHvACs More here.

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