Last time Microsoft checked China, it was one of its biggest software buyers in the world. Except well, what comes as a shocker in …
The Windows 8 launch by Microsoft Corp., was designed to meet the operating system needs of mobile devices which are gaining popularity. Both of hand-held forms of mobile devices have immense computing power and advanced touch-based small display screens. Hence, to maximize user interface these smart devices typically use icons that are selected by users in the classic hand movement of ‘pinching’ as opposed to traditional clicking on the icon by using a mouse.
Despite the results of poor performance by the PC industry per se, it appears that Redmond-based giant Microsoft Corp. has flown-past profit forecasts with only revenue earning hiccup in the third quarter. Announcing the performance in the third quarter ended March 31, the company also broke unexpected news.
Technology has driven our lives to such a great extent that life becomes unimaginable without one. Frequent advances and developments have taken technology usability to a higher level every time. Every new computer and mobile development has been a cutting edge. Among others, Microsoft has been in a techno war with itself. Each new invention is driven from an inspiration to create something better than the last one.