The technology industry is preparing for the Internet of things, a type of computing characterized by small, often dumb, usually unseen computers attached to objects. These devices sense and transmit data about the environment or offer new means of controlling it. continue
Three months ago Microsoft announced that long-time Microsoftie Satya Nadella would become the company’s third-ever CEO.
That has turned out to be a very smart choice. continue
Siri may have become something of a modern cult figure since its introduction alongside the iPhone 4s back in 2011, but with the big announcement of Windows Phone 8.1 last week, Microsoft also took the wraps off Cortana, its very own Siri alternative. Given the very nature of the mobile market, we know that competition will be fierce, and as per a very funny, mocked-up parade of the respective voice assistants on an American chat show, the blue touchpaper has already been well and truly lit.
Riflettori sulla prima uscita pubblica del nuovo ceo attesa per il 27 marzo a San Francisco. Tema ufficiale le interazioni tra cloud e mobile computing. Ma si attendono anche annunci sul nuovo pacchetto Office per i Mac
“We would have a stronger position in the phone market today if I could redo the last 10 years.” — Steve Ballmer
Former Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer spoke candidly at the Saïd Business School in Oxford, U.K, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The retired CEO, replaced by Satya Nadella, emphasized his faith in Microsoft’s pending acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services unit and shared vague opinions on Facebook’s WhatsApp deal.
Earlier this week analyst Benedict Evanspublished a chart showing how “computers” running Apple software are starting to sell at greater volume than “computers” running Microsoft software.
Tech companies from Apple to Autodesk and three of the nationwide mobile operators are contributing hardware, software and services to help fund the Presidents plan to connect 15,000 schools with broadband.
Times are changing for Microsoft, big time. Microsoft has officially selected Satya Nadella to replace Steve Ballmer as its next CEO and removed Bill Gates from the chairman position, as expected.
Sony is not the only company that Microsoft is talking to about expanding into Windows Phone products. Microsoft is also negotiating with Chinese telecommunications company, ZTE This would not be the first time that Sony has partnered…
How do you compete with the world’s largest cloud provider, Amazon Web Services? Both Microsoft and Dell are building up ecosystems consisting of the biggest cloud contenders. Dell made its intentions clear when it abandoned its public cloud plan…
Microsoft announced that its search for a new CEO will continue through early 2014. Microsoft announced that its search for a new CEO will continue through early 2014. When Steve Ballmer announced his retirement in August, he promised he would st…
Il prossimo anno vedrà l’insediamento del nuovo CEO di Microsoft e, come anticipato in passato, fra i nomi in lizza ce ne sono un paio che sembrano avere più quotazioni degli altri: uno è quello del dirigente Nokia…