49 Results for



Microsoft fanboys mercilessly mock Google's Alphabet

Technically Incorrect: Just try Googling ABC.WTF and see what you find. A witty play from Redmond? Not quite.

By August 11, 2015


City councilman pens resignation letter in Klingon

North Carolina politician David Waddell chooses to terminate his role and go out like a Klingon warrior. Worf would be proud.

By January 2, 2014


Google Dart target: Chrome soon! Other browsers...someday

Google begins building its Dart programming language directly into Chrome, hoping a multilingual future will speed up Web apps. But what if Dart apps only work in Chrome?

By December 17, 2013


Security certificate problem trips up Bing Web site

Using Microsoft's search service over a secure network connection yielded serious warnings because of a security certificate problem Friday.

By April 19, 2013


Few seem to heed Tim Cook's directions on mapping apps

Apple Maps competitors fail to crack the top of the charts after Apple CEO's recommends that users try alternatives.

By October 4, 2012


Microsoft takes a stake in Klout and adds its data to Bing

Microsoft's Bing team is teaming up with social-media vendor Klout in the name of social influence and Big Data.

By September 27, 2012


Internet lights up with new IPv6 connections

The next-generation Internet technology has been gradually arriving for years, but it takes a big step forward today with the World IPv6 Launch event.

By June 6, 2012


Many users not keen on latest Microsoft Bing search test

The company is testing a new way to display Bing results -- in a separate tab or window -- among a subset of users.

By May 9, 2012


Bing unveils first HTML5 video, with a frog on it

Microsoft has unveiled the first HTML5 animated home page for its search engine and Google rival Bing.com, and it's got a frog on it.

By November 16, 2011


More Net giants deal in shady drug ads

Microsoft, Yahoo, and IAC have accepted ads for Web sites that sell pharmaceuticals without requiring a prescription, CNET has learned, a practice that reportedly landed Google in legal trouble.

By May 26, 2011