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Microsoft announces Windows 8 Editions

After massive speculations and rumors arising, Microsoft have finally killed of all of the rumors and have announced that the next Window that is going to be released will have the name Windows 8 as expected, Whilst three different versions of Windows 8 Editions will be launched. Unlike Windows Seven, Windows 8 will only have

Developers Can Now Test Windows 8 on an iPad

Splashtop Inc., the winner of the “Most Innovative Product”, “Best of What’s New” and “Best of 2012 CES” awards from PC World, Popular Science and LAPTOP Magazine respectively, today released the application that will work as a platform to test and experience the Windows 8 Metro User Interface. They call the app “Win8 Metro Testbed

AOL Strikes $1.1 Billion Deal With Microsoft To Sell Patents

An announcement was made by AOL today to disclose that the organization has executed a conclusive agreement through which it will sell its patents (over 800) and the patents related applications to Microsoft. The Agreement will give Microsoft a Non-Exclusive License with respect to the patents at a collective price tag of $1.05 billion in

Google’s Android Tablet Delayed Till July

Google’s first venture to make a mark in the tablet market has been delayed till at least July this year. The co-branded Android machine will not be hitting the stores till July. Rumors were hot that the same will be out in May, but now there is a buzz that the device has been delayed

EU May Investigate Motorola Mobility Over Patents

Microsoft revealed that Motorola Mobility demanded $4 billion a year with regards to patent royalties for using its technology which was extremely critical to make the Xbox video-gaming system operational. “Motorola’s demand was so over-reaching that no rational company could ever have accepted it or even viewed it as a legitimate offer,” Microsoft said. The software