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Microsoft Research toils on app shield for the cloud

Microsoft researchers develop a prototype of an app-shielding technology called Haven, which builds on top of its previous Drawbridge operating system work.

By October 6, 2014


A non-Windows OS? Microsoft drops clues

We take stock of some recent developments of note regarding Microsoft's hush-hush "Midori" operating system project.

By December 30, 2013


Researchers prove kernel is secure

An Australian research organization says it has absolute mathematical proof of the security of an operating system core.

By August 15, 2009


Microsoft nabs Sun chip executive

Marc Tremblay, one of the main architects of the Sparc line of chips, is headed to Redmond as a "distinguished engineer" after spending 18 years at Sun.

By April 8, 2009


Open Kernel Labs raises $7.6 million

The embedded-virtualization spinout of Australia's NICTA gets $7.6 million in venture funding from Chrysalis Ventures, Neo Technology Ventures, and Citrix Systems without many noticing.

By January 20, 2009


Windows 7 is your old bicycle.

Jupiter analyst's comments on Windows 7 are amusing.

By May 30, 2008


When it comes to understanding IT, groupthink only gets you so far

If you believe online advertising is going to be Microsoft's savior, you're missing the boat--big time. When it comes to Windows' future, there's a lot more to this story.

By April 11, 2008