Companies usually hire other PR companies to market their product or throw a party of a certain kind for an event. Usually these event management companies do the PR activities too. At Norwegian Developer’s Conference 2012 (NDC), Microsoft had to face disappointment and the event became disastrous for them with the Microsoft developers song and dancing performance.
Microsoft‘s new operating system Windows 8 will be hitting the market most probably in year 2012. In my article in Feb 2010, I also discussed that may be Windows 8 is just a code name and will be called “Windows.Next“. We are still not sure because Microsoft is good at keeping secrets. Everyone is quite excited about the new metro style user interface of Windows 8 and a lot of people wants to try it out. Windows 8 developer’s preview is available to download from Microsoft’s website too.
On MIX ’11 Microsoft’s VP for Windows Phone Program Management Joe Belfiore announced that Skype is making its way on to Windows Phone 7 pretty soon. On the same event, Microsoft announced the release of the famous game Angry Birds too. Skype is so far known as the best VoIP calling service which enables mobile users to call through Internet instead of their mobile carrier service provider.
Microsoft yesterday announced their new browser Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) at the event MIX ’11. I too mentioned in my post yesterday about ‘Download IE10‘ that it is not yet confirmed that will it be available for the Windows Vista users or not. Microsoft clarifies it now, that IE10 will not be available for Windows Vista users.
Microsoft at the second day of MIX ’11 announced that Windows Phone 7 has around 13,000 application in the store and the most popular game on handsets, Angry Birds is releasing on 25th of May 2011 on Windows Phone 7.
Microsoft yesterday showed the first look of the new Internet Explorer 10. Yes, IE10 first initial features were shown in the video at MIX’11 yesterday. IE9 was launched a month back but that does not mean Microsoft is now going to get quite on the browser war. The new techniques and features are going to be there in IE10 but the question right now which everyone is asking is, will IE10 run on Windows Vista?
Most of the people around are asking me “how to get windows live hotmail new email notification in the taskbar of windows 7 with IE9?”, so I decided to write this short little article on it so that those who don’t know that Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 has the cool new feature to pin your favorite websites to your Windows 7 taskbar.
Ages back when Steve Ballmer was not actually the CEO of Microsoft but was an important member of Microsoft. Steve Ballmer appeared in the TV commercial of Microsoft Windows 1.0 and started telling about the cool features which were never before in the world of PC as most of the users were using DOS at that time. So here is the TV commercial where Microsoft Windows was sold for just $99.
Download Microsoft Windows 8 is becoming quite popular among the bloggers and Internet searches these days. The screenshots of the new operating system is coming out quite frequently now. Mostly they are published by two or three blogs only. The major interface change that is noticed is only the login screen and the taskbar of Microsoft Windows 8 which now shows your Windows Live display picture.
As you all are already aware that IPv4 is draining out and companies are looking forward to switch to IPv6, but something is going fishy here. Microsoft invested a huge amount of 7.5million USD in purchasing the IPv4 addresses from Nortel, which is a dying company and has been declared bankrupt in January 2009.