Microsoft bringing Office to the Web and smart phones

After teasing the market multiple times, Microsoft Corp. will finally confirm today that it is bringing its most money-making desktop software franchise online and to smart phones.Microsoft will release lightweight versions of four

Published on: October 30th, 2008 Eric Lai

HTC Touch Diamond doesn’t fully quench iPhone envy

HTC's Touch Diamond ($350 with a two-year contract) is a well-designed Windows Mobile smart phone whose compact, candy-bar design widens its appeal. At 4 by 2 inches, the case of the Touch Diamond

Published on: September 15th, 2008 Nick Mediati

Free or cheap fabulous stuff you can do with your smart phone

Find Your Way You can get directions and traffic on your GPS phone. More and more wireless handsets come with Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers and mapping software built in. You can use

Published on: August 18th, 2008 James A. Martin

Landmark Microsoft OS update makes handhelds as manageable and secure as PCs

One new bit of code in Windows Mobile 6.1 makes this otherwise-minor release of Microsoft's handheld operating system a watershed for enterprise users. The new code contains hooks into Microsoft's System Center Mobile

Published on: April 7th, 2008 John Cox

Microsoft licensing of Flash Lite offers heavy duty benefits to Adobe

After it was publicly scorned by Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs earlier this month, Adobe Systems Inc.'s Flash Lite mobile media player on Monday found itself in the warm embrace of a strange

Published on: March 31st, 2008 Eric Lai

More than 100,000 users worldwide urge Microsoft to save Windows XP

To participate in Computerworld Canada's Save XP petition click here. Windows Vista was supposed to be a shot in the arm for Microsoft, which had gone five years without a new desktop operating

Published on: March 19th, 2008 Galen Gruman

Will Xperia X1 oust the iPhone in mobile supremacy battle?

Sony Ericsson execs call it a "premium" convergence device and forewarn that it won't be cheap. But they promise the XPERIA X1 mobile phone will be worth every cent you spend on it.

Published on: February 11th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes