Windows 8 unveiled: Five ways you’ll use it differently

Microsoft Corp. unveiled a developer preview of its next major operating system release, Windows 8, at today's Build conference in Anaheim, Calif.Designed to fit both the desktop environment as well as mobile tablet

Published on: September 13th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Students get free cloud collaboration suite from Microsoft

E-mail and online collaboration used to be problematic for many students at the University of Toronto, but thanks to a recent partnership with Microsoft Canada the post-secondary learners will have access to a

Published on: June 8th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Five innovative features you’ll dig in the new Hotmail

Hotmail and innovation: Those two words haven't been used in the same sentence for years. But when Microsoft launches an update to the online mail service (officially known as Windows Live Hotmail) sometime

Published on: May 20th, 2010 Edward Albro

How to commit digital harakiri

Remember the good ol' days, when you only had one Inbox to check once or twice a day? Those were simpler times.Things have changed as the communications paradigm of our modern, digital and

Published on: February 19th, 2010 Brian Jackson

How to commit digital suicide

Digital Suicide

Published on: February 18th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Three free and easy ways to access your data anywhere, anytime

Have you ever been in a situation where you wish you could just reach up and pluck a file from your computer out of thin air?Maybe you're telecommuting and suddenly discover a critical

Published on: December 1st, 2009 Brian Jackson

Free ways to sync your data across PCs, Macs and mobile devices

Every day you probably run your hands across various different keyboards, touchpads, and plastic buttons. But working with so many different devices poses some challenges. The hard part is getting the various products

Published on: October 29th, 2009 David Murphy

Disabled Hotmail feature stokes user frustration

Windows Live Hotmail users have been venting their frustration at Microsoft for the past month since the software maker suddenly removed a popular feature because it created a security hole.The "Attach Photo" feature

Published on: August 26th, 2009 Eric Lai

Microsoft shares key details about Windows 7, Azure

Microsoft revealed a significant shift in its strategy Monday, introducing two new and drastically different Windows products at its annual Professional Developers Conference in Los Angeles. First, there is Microsoft's cloud-based Windows system, Azure, which

Published on: October 29th, 2008 JR Raphael

Windows 7 at the heart of Microsoft’s battle against Google

With the first public alpha release of Windows 7 due Monday at the Microsoft PDC2008 conference, the outline of the new operating system is taking shape. What you won't see when that alpha

Published on: October 28th, 2008 Preston Gralla