Mitch Propson

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Microsoft's CEO expects pen to be extinct in a decade

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>It used to be mightier than the sword.<p>Now it's just a doddering old thing that will soon be only the stuff of romance novels and legends.<p>We're already poking at our screens so much that soon we'll have …

Leaked screenshots reveal more Windows 10 phone features

While we got an early look at Windows 10 running on phones during Microsoft’s press event last month, we weren’t allowed to explore the operating system fully. That’s about to change soon with the release of a Technical Preview of Windows 10 for phones, but for now we’re starting to learn of a few …

Clippy comeback: Microsoft is bringing Cortana to Office

Microsoft is bringing its Cortana digital assistant to Office. The software giant is currently testing a "Work Assistant" app that’s designed to use Cortana to open, edit, and share documents using voice commands and Cortana. Microsoft’s initial app is just a prototype right now, but sources …

The Oldest Stars Are a Lot Younger Than We Thought

Astronomers say the very first stars in the universe burst into existence more than 100 million years later than they previously thought.<p>A few hundred million years after the Big Bang, the light from some of the very first stars and galaxies lit up the universe and ended a period known as the "dark …

Google's giving Chromecast owners free money for Valentine's Day

Google's handing out $6 worth of Google Play credit to some Chromecast owners. It's not yet clear how widespread the promotion is — we've asked the company for clarification. Hopefully it's more than just a few. To check if the free money's available to you, head over to this website. You'll only …

Tesla really likes poaching employees from Apple, report says

If Elon Musk is your dream boss, here's a career move that might help: work for Apple.<p>According to a <i>Bloomberg</i> report, Tesla has a thing for Apple …

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Why Twitter stock is up 15% despite disappointing user growth

Ever since Twitter became a public company, investors have punished and rewarded (but mostly punished) the stock based on the strength of the social …

Microsoft tests 'Work Assistant' app to help with Office tasks on phones

Microsoft is internally testing a new application called Work Assistant, which might be one of the projects with which company founder Bill Gates is involved closely.<p>WMPU was the first to cover the new Work Assistant app. (I saw the WMPU report via Softpedia.)<p>The Work Assistant app, marked as a …