Tag: Microsoft

Microsoft Office for the car
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Harman to Put Microsoft Office in Cars

Harman is announceing a partnership with Microsoft during CES 2016 this week that will allow it to integrate...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3
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Microsoft’s New Surface Tablet Is Also A Laptop

Microsoft claims its new super lightweight, larger Surface Pro 3 with a 12-inch screen is also a laptop...

Microsoft Car
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Microsoft Planning Answer to CarPlay

At a recent conference, Microsoft showed a system that could be its answer to Apple's Car Play.  The...

Ford Focus 2015 credit: CNET
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Ford May Drop Microsoft to Improve SYNC

Ford may drop Microsoft, the co-developer of its SYNC car stereo system, in an effort to improve the...

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Microsoft Surface Pro Arrives Feb. 9

The Microsoft Surface Pro tablet will now officially be available February 9 at stores including Best Buy and...

Sync Pandora
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Ford Sells 5M Cars With Sync

Ford announced it has sold over 5 million vehicles with the Sync radio system in 5 years. Microsoft,...

Microsoft Prices Surface Tablet Starting at $499

Microsoft’s entry into the tablet market (with its own hardware) launches October 26 with the 10.6 inch “Surface”...

Microsoft May Bring Kinect to the Car

Microsoft said it plans to tie in Kinect—it’s full body wireless game controller—into the car.  At least it...

Microsoft Adds Car Integration in Windows Phone 8

It’s not exactly Siri, as far as we know, but a new improved voice activation function with “car...

Microsoft Tablet Has Unique Keyboard

Microsoft introduced Monday night a tablet called “Surface,” to be offered this fall. About the same size and...

Viper SmartStart Extends to Windows Phone

Directed Electronics said a new Viper SmartStart for Windows Phone 7 smartphones should be available by the end...

TomTom’s Blue&Me Finally Hits U.S.

TomTom is finally bringing its “Blue&Me” car navigation/radio to North America in the 2012 Fiat 500. The system...

Toyota to Let You Facebook Friend Your Car

Toyota is investing millions in a social network for your car to launch in Japan next year called...

Microsoft, Toyota Create Cloud Cars

Microsoft and Toyota will develop a cloud-based in-car entertainment system for Toyota vehicles that will handle navigation and...

Apple May Sell 600K iPad 2 at Launch

Apple’s iPad 2, which becomes available today, may see sales reach 600,000 units at launch, surpassing the original...

Microsoft Sells 10M Kinects

Microsoft’s Kinect (hands free gaming device) has become the fastest selling consumer device to date, racking up more...

Microsoft Pays Nokia $1B to use Windows in Phones

Microsoft’s deal with Nokia to place Windows Phone 7 on future Nokia smartphones didn’t come cheap. Microsoft is...

Kinect Shown on Windows Phones

Xbox capability is in a Windows Phone, so why not Kinect? Microsoft released a demo video showing Windows...

2 Million Windows Phone 7’s Sold

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 is not setting any records, but at least the platform is showing signs of...

Samsung, Others to Show New Tablets at CES

Samsung will show at the Consumer Electronics Show an iPad-sized tablet with a unique style of slide out...