"Am I making myself clear?" takes on a whole new meaning now that Windows Phone 8 users can chat with their Skype contacts in high-definition video. Out today, version 2.4 of Skype for Windows Phone 8 taps into the hardware acceleration in Microsoft's mobile OS to enable high-quality video calls.
As Microsoft marches toward its early April 2013 end of free support deadline for Windows 7, the company is planning to update automatically some of those who still have yet to install the first (and seemingly only) Service Pack for the operating system.
Android as we know it won't exist without Andy Rubin overseeing its development. That could be a good thing, given the serious problems afflicting the OS -- or it could be a mistake as big as John Sculley's ousting of Steve Jobs. Perhaps making Android a lot more like Chrome OS is what Google needs to do to regain control. Still, without its visionary leader, it might just crash and burn.
After months of betas, Apple on Thursday at long last released Mac OS X 10.8.3, its latest incremental update to Mountain Lion. Whether the update was worth the wait depends on what you care about. Like new versions of Safari, Boot Camp improvements, and audio fixes? You’re in luck.
When Microsoft decided to launch its own hardware with the Surface tablet, it was a big gamble, and many noted that even after its unbridled success in the operating system, software, and gaming hardware markets, the company may find the tablet hardware side of things to be tougher sledding. According to Bloomberg, that’s indeed what is happening now, as sales of Microsoft’s tablets are falling f
No one knows for sure yet if Microsoft is developing its own Windows 8 smartphone, but some of the company’s handset manufacturers clearly fear that it might. One in particular: Nokia.
Pretty much everyone is on Facebook today and odds are you are one of the masses who use the social network. Another thing that's common on the social network
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has unveiled a brand new news feed on Thursday. The new news feed comes with some fresh features such as bigger images (finally), multiple feed options for different interests, and a consistent layout on various mobile devices.