Archive for the ‘Microsoft’ Category

TwInbox – Use Twitter directly from Microsoft Outlook

TwInbox is a add-in for Microsoft Outlook. It seamlessly integrates Twitter into Outlook. It is a perfect Twitter client for any Outlook user, from a Twitter newbie to a business professional. Compatible with Outlook 2003, 2007, 2010. Continue reading


Microsoft demos Windows 8 – A first look at the new “Windows 8” User Interface (UI)

Yesterday, at the D9 Conference, Microsoft demonstrated the next generation of Windows, internally code-named “Windows 8,” for the first time. Windows 8 is a reimagining of Windows, from the chip to the interface. A Windows 8-based PC is really a new kind of device, one that scales from touch-only small screens through to large screens, with or without a keyboard and mouse. Continue reading

Microsoft introduces the ‘My PC Series’ – a free curriculum of adult computer classes for less tech-savvy consumers

The My PC Series is a hands-on, jargon-free curriculum of computer classes that Microsoft has developed for adult learners. Continue reading

Microsoft Hardware For Business: Delivering value, productivity & comfort to your workplace.

Microsoft Hardware For Business provides opportunity for greater savings by offering an easier way to purchase and deploy Microsoft Hardware products. Continue reading

Microsoft Acquires Skype

Today, Microsoft has announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement with Skype Global S.à r.l under which Microsoft will acquire Skype, the leading Internet communications company, for $8.5 billion USD in cash. Continue reading

Microsoft Proof of Concept (PoC) Jumpstart Kit v2.0 – Quickly evaluate new Microsoft Desktop Technologies

Microsoft has released the Proof of Concept Jumpstart Kit v2.0 and it’s now available for download at the Microsoft Download Centre. Continue reading

Microsoft launches the Business Intelligence (BI) Labs

BI Labs is a collection of experimental business intelligence projects and useful applications made available from internal sources across Microsoft. These projects are prototypes and concepts, and there are no current plans to include them in Microsoft products. Continue reading