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How the big tech companies make money

Microsoft is a software company. Apple’s a hardware company. But what business is Google in? Check out the charts in this article to better understand how Apple, Microsoft and…

What’s in store for Windows Phone 8

Windows Phone 8, codenamed Apollo, will be based on the Windows 8 kernel and not on Windows CE as are current versions. This will not impact app compatibility:…

Bill Gates starring in “The Good Guy”

With a pledge to give away 95 percent of Gates’ personal wealth, the Gates Foundation claims to have granted more than $26 billion since 1994. While some of…

Microsoft on the rise in 2012?

I’ll say it: I’m bullish on Microsoft in 2012. This could be the year that it shakes its malaise and takes its place alongside Apple, Google, and Amazon…

WP7 jumps on the “Siri copycats” bandwagon

If there was an over-hyped technology in late 2011 it was perhaps Apple’s Siri, their voice recognition/information application for the iPhone 4s. Now we’ll admit that Siri is quite…