January, 2014

OneNote.com gets an update, signs of Office Online coming soon? A few days ago, Microsoft made official their new name for SkyDrive, to be called “OneDrive”. On the same day, our friends over at LiveSino. ...

January 31, 2014

Satya Nadella and the Young Guns A pair of posts in the past twenty four hours, from Re/Code and Bloomberg, would have us believe that the next CEO of Microsoft could very w ...

January 31, 2014

OneDrive: Has Microsoft screwed up the branding, again? (UPDATED) You know the story: Microsoft, at a time when they're facing fierce competition from both Box and Dropbox, lost a European Union court battl ...

January 30, 2014

OneDrive and Office Online: naming done right? Yesterday, Microsoft announced the new name for its cloud storage service, having been forced to drop SkyDrive for OneDrive. Just a few hour ...

January 28, 2014

SkyDrive is now OneDrive – will Office Web Apps soon be “Office Online”? Just this morning, Microsoft made official their new name for SkyDrive, it's now "OneDrive" (see our post on the short history of the many n ...

January 27, 2014

A short history of the many lives of OneDrive This morning, Microsoft debuted the new name for SkyDrive, OneDrive, which it was required to drop after a lawsuit by BSkyB, who own the "Sk ...

January 27, 2014

Microsoft SkyDrive renamed to OneDrive Microsoft today announces the SkyDrive will become OneDrive. OneDrive.com preview site is available and titled “OneDrive is coming soon”. Us ...

January 27, 2014

Irrational numbers: Nonsense over Windows Phone sales figures, from everywhere This week, both Nokia and Microsoft released earnings statements, and while most all of the numbers in both reports were meant to spin the t ...

January 24, 2014

Office Web App’s “Tell Me” – a precursor to Cortana? This week Microsoft released new versions of its Office Web Apps, featuring a new, flatter look, footnotes and endnotes, and most notably, a ...

January 24, 2014

Microsoft and the rose colored glasses Microsoft released its 2nd quarter earnings earlier today, announcing record revenues of $24.5 billion dollars, up 11% from a year ago, and ...

January 24, 2014

In last quarter under Nokia, Windows Phone sales decline Nokia released its 4th quarter and full year 2013 earnings earlier today, and it wasn't particularly good news either for Nokia or Microsoft ...

January 23, 2014

Office Web Apps updated Microsoft has updated its Office Web Apps today, opting for an even "flatter" look and feel, adding easier access to SkyDrive, and even addi ...

January 22, 2014

Office blogs switch from Telligent to WordPress, get hacked anyway Today, the official Office blogs debuted a new look and feel, and thanks to the Syrian Electronic Army (@Official_SEA16), it became obvious ...

January 20, 2014

Microsoft set to announce a new CEO? A post on Sunday over at Re/Code, the new Walt Mossberg/Kara Swisher venture after their departure from The Wall Street Journal, let fly a n ...

January 20, 2014

Nokia Normandy: is Android really coming to Microsoft? (hint: maybe yes!) Rumors have been flying for the past few weeks about the possibility of a new Nokia phone, code named Normandy, which runs Android. Prolific ...

January 17, 2014

Outlook.com to update Sweep, Search, and more According to a new blog post on the Outlook blog, the Sweep feature in Outlook.com is used more than 7.5 million times per week. It allows u ...

January 16, 2014

Right on schedule, a new name surfaces in the Microsoft CEO search: Hans Vestberg – CEO at Ericsson The latest news coming from Bloomberg News brings forth a new name in to add to the potential Microsoft CEO list: Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg ...

January 15, 2014

Build 2014: This should be a doozy! Just happened to confirm my invitation to attend this year's Build conference in San Francisco April 2-4, and while I was already looking fo ...

January 14, 2014

Microsoft: At a Threshold, or a precipice? These are interesting times, indeed. As much as the landscape of computing and the internet have changed over the past ten years since the a ...

January 14, 2014

Lumia Black and the App Folders confusion Nokia announced today that it is beginning to ship its "Black" update, and the Nokia Conversations blog post announcing the update led with ...

January 9, 2014