AMD courts ARM at Fusion dev summit

AMD has announced the initial lineup for its (first) June 2011 Fusion Developer Summit in Bellevue, Washington.

Report: Windows 8 could ditch notorious Blue Screen of Death

It seems that even Microsoft may be growing weary of the infamous Blue Screen of Death (BSoD) associated with its Windows operating system.

Report: New console cycle to kick off in 2014

Microsoft and Sony are reportedly preparing to kick off a new console cycle in 2014. 

However, Nintendo will likely launch its next-gen console two years earlier in 2012.

Xbox changes 'indie games' voting structure

Microsoft has changed the way it promotes titles on its "Xbox Live Indie Games" channel.

Very first Windows 8 video surfaces

We knew it was only a matter of time, yet it's a huge story nevertheless.

Microsoft Kinect developer seeks world record

Most game developers just want to see their name on a top-selling title. This company has a little something more in its sights.

Microsoft details Windows Phone 'Mango' update

If you're feeling fruity, this mobile operating system upgrade is designed for you.

Microsoft employee accused of stealing 515K

Microsoft is sitting on tons of cash. So maybe the wealthy corporation wouldn't notice if just a little tiny bit "went missing?"

Microsoft showcases next-gen SDKs for WP7 and Kinect

Microsoft is showcasing the next version of its Windows Phone SDK at MIX11.

Microsoft teases Internet Explorer 10

Yes, this comes just weeks after Internet Explorer 9 was released.

Microsoft eyes free-to-play Xbox Live games

The increasingly popular "freemium" business model for mobile and PC games may be coming to the Xbox 360 in a big way.

Google plays chicken with a pissed off U.S. government

Google was recently caught by the DOJ and outed by Microsoft for not having FISMA (Federal Information Security Management Act) certification on its Google Apps for Government platform.

Microsoft courts Windows Phone 7 devs

Microsoft will be hosting "boot camp" training sessions on Windows Phone 7 this week.

Microsoft cracks down on WP7 homebrew updates

A Windows Phone homebrew coder has axed a utility that attempted to install unreleased updates to WP7 devices.

Microsoft wants more retail stores to compete against Apple

Microsoft is apparently debating how quickly it should open retail stores.

Is Internet Explorer 9 energy friendly?

Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 9 (IE 9) claims to conserve power in ways that no other modern browsers have before. 



Toyota and Microsoft unveil 'smart car' plans

Microsoft and Toyota have teamed up in a $12 million deal to bring a range of internet services to Toyota cars.

Microsoft gets kick-ass marketing CMO

Part of Microsoft's problem over the past decade has been one of image and marketing.  

Amazon eyes NFC mobile payments

Amazon.com, one of the most recognizable names in e-commerce, is considering introducing NFC payments that would allow customers to purchase Amazon goods in real-life stores.

Israeli startup with more users than Twitter may sell for billions

You may have never heard of it but the Israeli startup Conduit has half as many users as Facebook, more users than LinkedIn and Twitter, and it’s for sale.