|Microsoft, BMC Targeting VMware
BMC is on a roll, raising $750 million to pay dividends, launching a new workload change management solution, and joining with Microsoft to ease cloud management and take aim at VMware.
|Cortana Fills Windows Phone Gap
With the new Cortana virtual assistant, Windows catches up with Apple's iOS and Google's Android in a major way, taking some of the best parts of Apple's and Google's virtual assistants, with new tools too.
|Review: Windows Embraces the Past
Even as Microsoft prepares for a future dominated by touch-screen devices, it is steering Windows to embrace the past, with the divide between old and new less pronounced in the latest update.
|Patch Tuesday Offers Critical Fixes
It’s the fourth Patch Tuesday of 2014 -- but it’s the last for Windows XP and Office 2003. Microsoft released four patches on Tuesday -- two are critical and two are important. The patches cover 11 flaws.