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Microsoft
 
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internet-explorer-8
internet-explorer-8

Internet Explorer 8.0 Final Released

Today Microsoft released the final version of Internet Explorer 8.0. According to initial reports, the new browser has a lot to like and becomes a solid contender in the war of browsers. Some reviewers even go so far as to say ...
 
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windowsvistaultimate
windowsvistaultimate

Vista SP2 Release Candidate Available Next Week

The Vista SP2 update release candidate will be available to the public next week. And here I thought SP2 was actually...Windows 7? Go figure. Anyways, any update at all to the clunky, ill-received Vista should be an improvement...
 
Cell Phones
 
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winmo-7-crunchgear
winmo-7-crunchgear

Microsoft’s Ballmer Confirms Windows Mobile 7 In 2010

Steve Ballmer, head honcho of Microsoft, confirmed the rumors  of a 2010 release date of their much anticipated Windows Mobile 7. According to reports, the new mobile operating system will be made available to manufacturers in ...

 
Microsoft
 
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windows-7-aurora-green-wallpaper
windows-7-aurora-green-wallpaper

Windows 7 Beta In-Depth Tour

So what's the big hoopla surrounding Windows 7? Well, find out with Arstechnica's in-depth tour of all the new features and quirks. From the looks of it, Microsoft's newest OS figures to be Vista done right and is shaping up to...
 
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windows-7-desktop-thumb
windows-7-desktop-thumb

Windows 7 Beta Released To Public This Friday, January 9

Microsoft announced that they'll be releasing Windows 7 Beta this Friday as a free download. This is great news for those who are sick and tired of the clunkiness known as Vista (which sold 300 million worldwide, go figure??). ...
 
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zune update
zune update

Zune 3.0 Update Allows Free McDonald’s Wi-Fi Access

Great news for all you Zune users: free wi-fi access at all participating McDonald's locations. Just think, now you can download music AND smear your shiny little Zune with your grubby, grease-laden fingers. Top it off with a k...

 
Business
 

Microsfot to Buy Danger, Inc. (The Folks Behind the Sidekick)

To much surprise Microsoft has apparently agreed to purchase Danger Inc, the maker of the famed Sidekick (I think Danger originally made the device, but no longer does). This news comes on the heals of Yahoo's rejection of Micr...
 
Gaming
 

Xbox 360 Thumbpad Available Sept 4, 2007

This bad boy will seamlessly fit onto your Xbox 360 controller, includes the wired headset and cost you $30 before tax and shipping. I am guessing that it will throw off your game since you won't be able to wrap your fingers ar...
 
Microsoft
 

Bill Gates (he’s geeky as he looks) on The Jon Stewart Show to Promote Vista

If you missed last nights Jon Stewart show with Bill Gates promoting Windows Vista, you can catch clips of it at ComedyCentral.com. Jon plays dumb and grills him about the Internet, asks him his childhood pet’s name to obtain p...

 
DVD
 

HD-DVD and XBox HD Movie Comparison

Jake Ludington compares the Xbox Marketplace's HD movies to that of HD-DVD. His verdict? Both pictures are almost identical but the Xbox's HD movies are slightly brighter. Check out Jake's full comparison here. Mediablab: Xbox ...
 
Discounts
 

Microsoft’s Zune for $90 at Amazon

In case you didn't here about the Xbox 360 sale at Amazon - 1000 core systems went for $100 - Microsoft's 30GB Zune will go for $90 (usually retails for $230) some time shortly - probably later this week as the random selection...
 
Gaming
 

Brand New Xbox 360 for $251

That's right. No lie. You just have to live in Japan to get this bundle. Microsoft released the "Blue Dragon Xbox 360 Bundle" in Japan today - or recently, we're not sure. In the bundle you'll find the core system, a copy of th...