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Surface Pro 2 to sport Haswell, two-move kickstand and 8GB of RAM?

Microsoft's Surface Pro 2, the follow-up to its Windows 8-powered tablet, is nearly ready for its close up.<p>That's according to sources speaking with …

Surface Pro

Microsoft's Siri-like "Cortana" codename and screenshots leaked - Pocket-lint

Microsoft is preparing a Windows Phone 8.1 update that allegedly includes a Siri-like personal assistant.<p>ZDNet reported that the personal assistant …

Windows Phone

Outlook.com gains IMAP support, integrates with third-party services like TripIt

Hello, compatibility! Microsoft's obviously a major proponent of Exchange ActiveSync (EAS), but if you've been using electronic mail for any length of time, you're probably aware that IMAP is a darn near universal protocol. Now, Microsoft is adding IMAP (and OAuth) support to Outlook.com. In …

Microsoft flashbacks show what could have been

There were two good posts this week examining Microsoft’s last (lost?) decade and refuting the notion that the Microsoft(s msft) of the early 2000s …

Dell 'not getting in the mobile phone business' says CEO

Michael Dell has said that the privatization of his company will "open an exciting new chapter" for Dell and its customers. But to be clear, that new chapter isn't going to include smartphones. Fresh off a successful shareholder vote, Michael Dell spoke to CNBC this morning and quickly rejected the …

Enrollment In Harvard’s Intro To Computer Science Jumped 590% In 10 Years

If Mark can do it, why can’t others? Perhaps inspired by <i>The Social Network</i>, enrollment at Harvard’s Introduction to Computer Science course has skyrocketed 590% in the last decade.<p>Preliminary data from the college shows 771 students enrolled in CS50 in the current semester, up from 112 in 2004, …

College & University