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Microsoft patching perilous hole in IE Web browser

Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 23:31

Microsoft Thursday released a patch for a perilous hole in its Internet Explorer browser that hackers could slip through to invade computers.

Skype sets free 'group calling' feature on Mac, windows, Xbox One

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 11:51

Skype introduced group video calling in 2010.

Microsoft rushes to fix Internet Explorer bug; no fix for Windows XP users

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 09:21

Microsoft Corp is rushing to fix a bug in its widely used Internet Explorer web browser after a computer security firm disclosed the flaw over the weekend, saying hackers have already exploited it in attacks on some US companies.

Microsoft fixes bugs by updating OneDrive on Windows 8.1 phones

Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 12:27

Microsoft updated its OneDrive application solving problems that Windows Phone 8.1 OS users had complained about.

Microsoft targets $50 bn affordable mobile devices market

Last Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014, 20:01

The US-based software giant Microsoft, the new owner of Nokia's mobile devices business, will target the USD 50 billion affordable handset market to restore lost glory of a firm which once was the world's largest handset maker.

Microsoft launches app to control PCs via mobile

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 15:58

Microsoft is set to release a preview version of its 'Remote Desktop' app that lets Windows Phone users control their PCs.

Start Menu soon to return to Microsoft Windows 8

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 15:29

Microsoft will reportedly bring the 'Start Menu' back in the second update to Windows 8.1, which is scheduled for August.

China faces security risks after Windows XP demise

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 22:26

China is trying to counter possible security risks for state agencies after Microsoft stopped providing security updates for the Windows XP operating system, a government official said here today.

China faces security risks after Windows XP demise

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 17:17

China is trying to counter possible security risks for state agencies after Microsoft stopped providing security updates for the Windows XP operating system, a government official said here today.

Microsoft releases self-satire game to sendoff Windows XP

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 10:54

As Windows XP moves towards its end, Microsoft has made a satirical game which fights the windows components.

PC sales see modest drop amid Windows XP replacements

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 09:39

Figures released Wednesday by Gartner showed global sales down 1.7 percent year-over-year at 76.6 million units in the first quarter of 2014.

Microsoft ends support to XP; opens market for Chinese firms

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 13:06

Computers can still run XP but it will become more insecure and prone to viruses.