Sometimes poking fun at Star Wars can be a big mistake, but on this occasion, it really works well with “OC” star Chris Pratt playing Obi-Wan Kenobi and Darth Vader playing himself, despite getting a little frustrated with Obi-Wan Kenobi fighting skills. It is a real good advert and has been mashed up in […]Read More New Star Wars Advert For Kinect With Chris Pratt
It seems that while we are busy thinking that the likes of Batman, Superman and all of those other superheroes are the ones who would save the human race, we could not be further away from the truth. In fact, despite what you may think of the Microsoft founder Bill Gates, he and the […]Read More Who Saves More Lives Bill Gates Or Batman?
There must be plenty of people out there just waiting for this sort of thing for their Xbox Live Avatar. Just head over to the Xbox Live Avatar Marketplace to see what is happening. There are a variety of styles to look at, such as flames, Peace Kanji symbols, flowers and Celtic patterns, but when […]Read More Microsoft Unveils Avatar Tattoos
It must be everyone’s nightmare buying something only to find that it is a fake or counterfeit. However, according to Microsoft, it is the electrical retailer Comet, who is guilty of creating and selling fake Windows Recovery discs. The software giant says that Comet sold 94,000 counterfeit Windows XP and Vista recovery CD’s that […]Read More Microsoft Sues Comet Over Fake Windows Discs
So you have Windows XP you have held on for long enough to see that Windows 8 is just around the corner, good news! Well maybe not, because Microsoft are pulling the plug on XP Support and unless you are willing to stump some serious cash, you are going to have to make the jump […]Read More Need Help Migrating To Windows 8?
There was a time when Steve Jobs and Bill Gates were sort of Pals and then they were sort of enemies, but we know the story from the movie “The Pirates Of Silicone Valley” but in reality, the story was probably worse or not as bad as we think. However, there was a revealing interview […]Read More Unseen Video Of Steve Jobs Thoughts On Microsoft
The world’s largest software firm, Microsoft has a reputation for being a faceless giant in pursuit of power and profits. However, could the company be making a change of direction to a more family friendly company? The latest adverts released in the US would seem to show a caring family orientated business, could this be […]Read More Microsoft Reveals Its Family Friendly Side
It sounds a bit like one of Steve Ballmers early holidays, but Dell World is a serious event and Microsoft has a big part to play in the development of new products. But instead of talking about phones and tablets, the talk was more or less totally dominated by the client, Skype, server and Windows […]Read More Steve Ballmer At Dell World
It makes no difference whether you like him or not, there is no doubt that Bill Gates is cool after there would be no Microsoft without him and therefore it stands to reason that personal computing may not be the same today if it were not for Microsoft developing user friendly software. However, that is […]Read More Just How Cool Is Bill Gates?
Love it or hate it, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer really did change the way that we accessed the internet in way that was easy and relatively fast. but before Internet Explorer was even thought of, the likes of Tim Berners Lee who was working at CERN, the European Particle Physics Laboratory in Geneva during the 1980’s. […]Read More What Browsers Looked Like Before Internet Explorer
The social networking giant Facebook has made it easier for users to following posts written in foreign languages, thanks to a deal with the Microsoft owned Bing search engine. This is a neat feature that allows the user to use the translator in line with the posts, all the user has to do is click […]Read More Bing Translates For Facebook Users
It is believed that after many rumours and speculation that Microsoft may be interested in stopping the sale of Zune HD devices, it may have finally happened but in this case, it seems to have been all by mistake! Suddenly Zune HD was removed from the Microsoft Zune website; everything had gone lock, stock and […]Read More Is It The End For Zune HD?
When you have a great product you are inclined to let all of the consumers views known, in fact that is great business practice but for big business this is not always the case and as such the voice of the consumer can often be muffled or just silenced completely. However, for Microsoft they seem […]Read More What Consumers Think About Windows 8 So Far
It looks as if the Microsoft Security Essentials suite has mistaken Chrome from some user’s computers after it was labelled as being malware. Although Microsoft was able to fix the issue within a few hours, Google beat them to it by offering their own solution for users. According to Mark Larson, an engineering manager at […]Read More Chrome Deleted By Microsoft Security Essentials
Once again, the Microsoft daggers are out for the Windows XP operating system and not for the first time either. However, this time it seems real enough and to be honest it probably is the end, although it looks as if good old XP will be running until 2014. For the simple reason that the […]Read More The end is nigh for XP