Microsoft aims to make iPad an underdog with Windows 8

Will Windows 8 tablets hurt iPad market share? (Credit: Brooke Crothers) Microsoft reportedly hopes to push Apple’s worldwide iPad market share under 50 percent by the middle of 2013 with Windows 8-based tablets , Digitimes reports today, citing unnamed sources. Microsoft is currently helping its many third-party vendors, including Dell, HP, and Acer, get...

Hulu Plus Arrives on Seven Android Tablets. With a Brand New Style.

Hulu Plus Arrives on Seven Android Tablets. With a Brand New Style.

March 29th, 2012 by Rajiv Makhijani and Zachary Pinter Software Developers Today marks a very special day for us at Hulu. From the beginning, our focus has been to bring the world’s most beloved TV shows and movies to entertainment fans whenever they want, wherever they want. This not only means launching Hulu Plus on every device in the market, but also doing...

Five Reasons why Windows 8 will be dead on arrival

By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | February 6, 2012, 9:48am PST Summary: Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Vista will have several things in common: Both are unwanted operating system updates that will flop in the marketplace. Some of my die-hard Windows friends are very excited by Windows 8 arrival later this year. Others fear that Windows 8 will be a repeat of...

A looming clash between Intel Corp. (INTC)and Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) will take center stage at the Consumer Electronics Show

A looming clash between Intel Corp. (INTC)and Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) will take center stage at the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas, with both chipmakers seeking to control the future of mobile devices. Qualcomm Chief Executive Officer Paul Jacobs will demonstrate notebook computers based on his company’s chips on Jan. 10, highlighting a push into...

HP confirms layoffs at Palm unit

Network World – HP has started laying off workers associated with last year’s billion-dollar acquisition of Palm, as it closes down the mobile device business it planned to base on Palm’s webOS. The news comes almost exactly a month after HP announced a sweeping reorganization and refocusing of its business. News reports say that HP has...