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04.13.12
Microsoft sets up new subsidiary, would like to meet open source types
04.13.12

Microsoft sets up new subsidiary, would like to meet open source types

It's been a mixed bag when it comes to Microsoft and open source involvement, but Redmond's now ge...

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02.21.12
Microsoft Office for iOS gets blurrycam treatment in weird party-room
02.21.12

Microsoft Office for iOS gets blurrycam treatment in weird party-room

What you see before you is a single image purporting to be Microsoft's new Office app for iOS. We...

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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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