Alphabet's Google takes the EC head on against several allegations about Android and other matters

Google Takes European Union Head-on, Says Android is not Anti-competitive

In a blog post late last week Google Senior Vice President and General Counsel Kent Walker made it very clear that Alphabet (Google's parent company) isn't going to take the European Unions allegations about...

Microsoft Using Artificial Intelligence to “Solve” Cancer in 10 Years

In what could be one of the boldest moves by a company not primarily in the healthcare space, Microsoft claims that it will try to solve the cancer problem in 10 years using artificial intelligence,...
Universal Windows Platform, Universal Apps, UWP App

What is Microsoft’s Universal Windows Platform (UWP) and What is a UWP App?

As part of Microsoft's push towards the Continuum effort, the company wants all of its apps to be compatible across multiple types of devices with different screen sizes, input types and so on.It actually...

How Google is Scrambling to Beat Microsoft Office 365 in Productivity

Not many of us look at competition as something that we actually need. But it is very true, especially if you are a company that is as big as Google. You get big, your...
Microsoft new chatbot zo on kik mobile app

New Microsoft Chatbot “Zo” Won’t Talk Politics, A More Refined “Tay”? Try it Out

When Microsoft publicly unveiled its chatbot "Tay" in Spring of this year, it was destined for disaster. A mere 24 hours after being introduced to the public, Tay was deactivated after a serious meltdown...
LinkedIn acquisition by Microsoft - Salesforce blocking the move

LinkedIn Acquisition by Microsoft Irks Salesforce, Company Petitions EC

It's a known fact that if Microsoft acquires LinkedIn, the software giant will control some very valuable enterprise data - the profiles of 450 million working professionals from 200 countries. That has others like...
Microsoft Azure cloud computing

Microsoft Azure-Powered Connected Vehicle Platform with Cortana [Video]

Virtual assistants with AI brains and sweet voices seem to be the order of the day. Alexa from Amazon is already making waves with its many integrations with appliance companies and automakers, and now...
Is Microsoft Azure as big as Amazon AWS?

Why is Microsoft Still Offering a “Price Match Promise” for Azure instead of Leading...

Azure, Microsoft's Infrastructure as a Service offering, has been growing fast. Growth has been so fast, in fact, that it has been clocking near-triple-digit speeds for the past two years. If Microsoft continues the...
Microsoft HoloLens

Google Tango Augmented Reality vs HoloLens Technology: What’s the Difference?

The interest in alternate reality has helped spawn an array of technologies, some aimed at consumers and some at businesses and industries. Of these technologies, augmented and mixed reality appear to be the ones that...
Windows 10 adoption rate November 2016

Microsoft Publishes Astounding Windows 10 Adoption Numbers. Is It Possible?

Almost the entire body of Windows fans has been following the adoption rates for Windows 10 since they stopped offering the free Windows 10 upgrade on July 29 this year.In fact, we've been reporting...