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02.05.12
Windows Phone exec Brandon Watson leaves Microsoft, headed to Amazon
02.05.12

Windows Phone exec Brandon Watson leaves Microsoft, headed to Amazon

There's some more corporate reshuffling going on in the Windows Phone universe this week, now that...

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12.14.11
Microsoft Tag adds support for QR codes and NFC, seeks barcode dominance
12.14.11

Microsoft Tag adds support for QR codes and NFC, seeks barcode dominance

Last year, Microsoft Tag shed its beta skin and stepped out into the wild world of multi-colore...

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11.30.11
SkyDrive juices up document sharing and uploading, grabs a HTML5 smoothie afterward (video)
11.30.11

SkyDrive juices up document sharing and uploading, grabs a HTML5 smoothie afterward (video)

Omar Shahine has sent SkyDrive off to the Microsoft gym in the hopes that it'd trim up ready fo...

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10.25.11
Windows XP turns 10, enjoys its golden years and slow transition into retirement
10.25.11

Windows XP turns 10, enjoys its golden years and slow transition into retirement

It's hard to believe that it was ten years ago today that Windows XP first hit retail shelves. It...

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10.20.11
Microsoft HoloDesk: when you need to juggle something that isn't there (video)
10.20.11

Microsoft HoloDesk: when you need to juggle something that isn't there (video)

If you'd thought that OmniTouch and PocketTouch were the end of Microsoft Research's na...

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10.18.11
Microsoft's PocketTouch prototype is like x-ray vision for your fingers (video)
10.18.11

Microsoft's PocketTouch prototype is like x-ray vision for your fingers (video)

Is it more gauche to pull out your phone in the middle of a date, or to draw a bunch of crop ci...

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10.14.11
Microsoft finalizes acquisition of Skype, Tony Bates shares his thoughts (video)
10.14.11

Microsoft finalizes acquisition of Skype, Tony Bates shares his thoughts (video)

Well, it's finally happened -- Microsoft's acquisition of Skype has just been finalized, a litt...

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10.13.11
Microsoft responds to disgruntled users, unveils changes to Windows 8 UI
10.13.11

Microsoft responds to disgruntled users, unveils changes to Windows 8 UI

You can unpack your suitcase and drop that custody suit, because Microsoft has heard your Windows 8...

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09.28.11
Microsoft Research celebrates 20 years of crazy innovation
09.28.11

Microsoft Research celebrates 20 years of crazy innovation

Microsoft Research was founded way back in 1991 as a way of turning cutting edge concepts into pr...

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