News tagged Microsoft
Last update: Friday 20 May 2016 [477 news items]
Taiwan market: Surface Pro 3 to launch
Aug 27, 16:16
Microsoft will launch the 12-inch Surface Pro 3 in the Taiwan market on August 29 at a starting retail price of NT$24,900 (US$830), according to Microsoft Taiwan.
Commentary: Microsoft moves to eliminate Nokia
Jul 28, 09:57
In addition to initiating a massive lay-off, Microsoft also plans to discontinue Nokia's Asha-, Series 40- and X-series handset products as well as to rename the Lumia-series - moves...
Microsoft said to halt Surface Mini production
Jun 30, 14:57
Microsoft reportedly has called off a plan to mass produce its small-size Surface Mini tablet because of fierce compeition in the small-size tablet segment, as well as negative responses...
Microsoft introduces Surface Pro 3
May 22, 12:16
Microsoft has introduced the Surface Pro 3, a tablet and also a notebook. The device has multiple processor, RAM and storage options intersect with a design that, with a simple snap...
Windows tablets gaining traction in Japan
Apr 15, 14:34
Sales of Windows-based tablets in Japan have been rising as vendors have been aggressively releasing Windows 8.1-based 8-inch models since October 2013. In February 2014, 15.7% of...
Microsoft may release server orders to Taiwan ODMs
Apr 10, 15:49
Microsoft will set up four additional Azure data centers in 2014 and is expected to expand its procurement orders to server ODMs such as Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, according to Taiwan-based...
More handset makers joining WP camp
Mar 10, 11:31
Microsoft has successfully lured a number of China- and India-based handset vendors to join the Windows Phone (WP) camp, which may help ramp up the ratio of the WP8 phones in the...
Sony Mobile to launch WP8 phones, say sources
Jan 6, 14:09
Sony Mobile Communications has decided to launch ODM models of Windows Phone 8-based smartphones, while concentrating its R&D efforts on Android and Firefox models, according...