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#Microsoft

# microsoft - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Microsoft just unveiled a serious competitor to Apple's Macbook Pro

And the new addition to the Surface range, which Microsoft called its first laptop, came with a twist.

# microsoft - Monday 5 October, 2015

These are the top ten brands in the world right now

No prizes for guess number one.

Microsoft has a unique idea to help make laptop batteries last much longer

And it doesn’t require an entirely new type of battery.

# microsoft - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Microsoft insists it's not scanning users' emails so it can serve up better ads

The company responds to privacy fears surrounding how Windows 10 collects and uses information from users.

# microsoft - Friday 11 September, 2015

Microsoft is downloading Windows 10 to PCs even when the user doesn't want it

The new version of Windows is downloaded through Windows Update, which is normally set to run automatically.

# microsoft - Monday 7 September, 2015

This is how you take control of your privacy on Windows 10

It’s been out for more than a month now but if you are concerned about what data is being shared, here’s how to change that.

# microsoft - Monday 24 August, 2015

This day 20 years ago, Windows 95 made its way into the world

And it made many changes that are still present today.

Piracy sites are banning Windows 10 users because they're worried about privacy

They claim that Microsoft is sending back identifying information about their sites when Windows 10 users visit.

# microsoft - Monday 10 August, 2015

Nokia isn't making smartphones any longer, but it's planning a comeback

It will be late-2016 before you see one on the shelves.

# microsoft - Sunday 2 August, 2015

These are the Windows 10 features you should know about

It looks familiar but there are many new things you can do with the latest version of Windows.

# microsoft - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Nokia has an eye on re-entering the smartphone market, but under one condition

And it’s a pretty big condition in fairness.

# microsoft - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Reserved a copy of Windows 10? You might not get it on the release date

Microsoft is releasing the update in phases, starting off with those involved with its Windows Insider programme.

# microsoft - Monday 22 June, 2015

Microsoft caused some confusion over who exactly gets Windows 10 for free

You still need an official version of Windows 7 and 8.1 to be eligible.

# microsoft - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Here's what you need to know about Windows 10 before it arrives*

*Don’t worry, you have almost two months to prepare.

# microsoft - Monday 1 June, 2015

End of an icon: The 'last ever' Windows has just been given a release date Windows 10 This post contains videos

End of an icon: The 'last ever' Windows has just been given a release date

It’ll still be around, but there won’t be any new product launches.

# microsoft - Monday 25 May, 2015

Has Microsoft designed its best budget smartphone yet? Review This post contains images

Has Microsoft designed its best budget smartphone yet?

Microsoft has focused more on making its phones cheaper than on flagships, but is the Lumia 640 its best budget phone yet?

# microsoft - Friday 22 May, 2015

Most of Ireland's biggest companies aren't Irish at all

Microsoft is now the biggest company in Ireland in terms of turnover.

# microsoft - Monday 11 May, 2015

This is why Windows 10 is going to be the 'last version of Windows'

Microsoft want to deliver Windows as a service, providing smaller, more frequent updates instead of major ones.

# microsoft - Friday 8 May, 2015

Microsoft has created the first cheap Surface you will actually want

Think of the Surface 3 as a jack of all trades, but a master of none.

# microsoft - Monday 4 May, 2015

# microsoft - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Microsoft has built an addictive website that guesses how old you are

Microsoft has built an addictive website that guesses how old you are

Warning: your ego might get bruised.

# microsoft - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Microsoft has some massive plans to make Windows relevant again

And it aims to have Windows 10 running on one billion devices in the next two to three years after its release.

# microsoft - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Twitter is going crazy on rumours Google wants to take it over

But the ship has well and truly sailed if the tech giant wanted a cheap deal.

# microsoft - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Microsoft's latest laptop hybrid is smaller, lighter and cheaper

Could it be third time lucky with the Surface 3, which runs the full version of Windows.

# microsoft - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

These fake Apple employees try talking people into buying rival products instead

“Honestly, I would just sell it and go Microsoft instead.”

# microsoft - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 of the harshest digs about the demise of Internet Explorer Goodbye Exporer

Microsoft is going to give everyone Windows 10 for free, even pirates

Those who pirated an earlier version of Windows will be allowed to upgrade to Windows 10.

# microsoft - Saturday 7 March, 2015

The Lumia 535 is big, bright and cheerful, but it's very basic Review This post contains images

The Lumia 535 is big, bright and cheerful, but it's very basic

Microsoft is making its phones as cheap as possible, but does the Lumia 535 end up sacrificing quality for price?

# microsoft - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Microsoft are set to build a spanking new €134 million campus in Dublin

The two-year project should create 150 construction jobs in the capital

# microsoft - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Here we go again? Microsoft Windows is starting to slide

For one, its biggest source of revenue will likely take a hit later this year when Windows 10 is released.

# microsoft - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Why are people getting so excited about Microsoft's new headset?

Microsoft’s HoloLens promises to blend both the virtual and real-world, and it may just work.

# microsoft - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 5 reasons we will actually kinda miss the horrors of Internet Explorer Ie

# microsoft - Monday 19 January, 2015

Microsoft's latest patent could remove one of the most annoying problems in cinema

A new patent for an ‘Inconspicuous Mode’, which would silence your phone anytime you enter a cinema, was recently granted to Microsoft.

# microsoft - Monday 12 January, 2015

Microsoft criticises Google for revealing a Windows bug before it could fix it

The company has criticised Google’s Project Zero for revealing details of a Windows 8.1 vulnerability two days before it was due to fix it.

# microsoft - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

# microsoft - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Google publishes a Windows 8.1 vulnerability before Microsoft could fix it

Google’s Project Zero, which identifies bugs and informs the relevant parties about them, published the bug after giving Microsoft 90 days to fix it.

# microsoft - Monday 29 December, 2014

Who was playing games in 2014? Half a billion people...

From virtual to reality, what do gamers look like in 2014?

# microsoft - Friday 26 December, 2014

Did Kim Dotcom save Xbox and Playstation users from a game-free Christmas?

A hacking group claimed responsibility for another attack on both the systems.

# microsoft - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Ireland has gone in to bat for Microsoft in its landmark privacy case against the US

The tech giant is fighting an order to hand over email data stored on its Dublin servers.

# microsoft - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Revenue is looking for Luxleaks links to Irish tax dodging

Several companies with domestic operations are tied up in the scandal.