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Microsoft layoffs: What the bloodbath leaves behind

The announcement that Microsoft will lay off 18,000 people in the coming year also details the removal of Android from Microsoft's mobile future

Microsoft's latest Azure moves shows it's all-in with the cloud

IT is moving away from its on-premises comfort zone, and Microsoft is pushing IT along

Microsoft hawks cheap hardware, stays mum on Windows 9

At Worldwide Partner Conference, Microsoft pushes Windows 8.1 tablets for $99, notebooks for $199, but little info on Windows 9

There's a (cloud) app for that: Microsoft adds app store to Azure

Microsoft's new Azure Certified program creates what amounts to an app store running inside Azure

Microsoft gets real, admits its device share is just 14 percent

'We can't stick with the status quo,' says COO Kevin Turner; argues that the small share offers 'a much bigger opportunity than we've ever had'

Black Tuesday patch KB 2962872 crashes InstallShield, causes slowdowns

Last Tuesday's KB 2962872 security roll-up for IE6 thru IE11 brings new problems, due to a bug affecting HTM files

Microsoft patches crash Dell Data Protection-Encryption and CMGShield

Black Tuesday patches cause blue screens of death on DDP-E encrypted machines, black recovery screens for CMGShield

Microsoft zaps bogus SSL certs with emergency patch 2982792

Security Advisory 2982792 revokes fake SSL certs for Windows 8/8.1/RT/Server 2012, but for Windows 7/Server 2008 the situation not as clear

Getting started with Microsoft Azure RemoteApp

This desktop-as-a-service offering allows access to Office and more.

Review: Dell XPS 15 Touch is the best Windows laptop ever

Dell's big, fast, 15-inch flagship laptop and its amazing touchscreen give the MacBook Pro Retina a run for its money

Microsoft Windows Test Center: analysis

Windows 7 RTM: The revenge of Windows...

Windows Vista lacked the right stuff to unseat Windows XP. Does Windows 7 really have what it takes? more

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InfoWorld Windows 7 Deep Dive Report

InfoWorld's experts evaluate the newest edition of Windows in the context of what matters to IT and business professionals more

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Monitor your PCs with Windows Sentinel

InfoWorld's free tool lets you monitor your own PC, test PCs, users' PCs, and Windows servers with easy dashboard... more

Microsoft's latest Azure moves shows it's all-in with the cloud
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Microsoft's latest Azure moves shows it's all-in with the cloud

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IT is moving away from its on-premises comfort zone, and Microsoft is pushing IT along
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