Cyanogen Inc. Officially Nabs $80 Million In New Round Of Funding, Microsoft Not Mentioned In The List Of Investors

At the beginning of this year, we heard news of Microsoft investing some of its millions into Cyanogen Inc., the commercial arm of CyanogenMod. Bloomberg later reported that the Redmond-based giant decided not to invest in the startup and was instead possibly considering another form of partnership. Now Cyanogen Inc. has announced the results of its…

Updated: Microsoft announces Windows 10 summer launch

If you’re eagerly awaiting the launch of Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system, you only have to wait a short while longer. At the Windows Hardware Engineering Community (WinHEC) summit in China, Microsoft announced that Windows 10 will be officially available this summer. Despite revealing the launch window for Windows 10, Microsoft EVP of Operating…

Microsoft reveals Windows 10 will be a free upgrade

Microsoft just took another big step toward the release of Windows 10 and revealed it will be free for many current Windows users. The company unveiled the Windows 10 consumer preview on Wednesday, showcasing some of the new features in the latest version of the operating system that powers the vast majority of the world’s…

Microsoft wants MacBook users to switch to Surface Pro 3

MacBook aficionados, Microsoft wants you to consider its Surface Pro 3 hybrid tablet/laptop as a potential alternative. Its marketing team has put up a microsite that aims to convince those mulling a move to bite the bullet. The resource centre walks any prospective switcher through four steps (discovering Windows, discovering Surface Pro 3, moving your…