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Microsoft remixed at Mix '08

It's probably not a wholly accurate description, but to call Mix conference for "the new Microsoft" doesn't seem that far off.

By March 18, 2008


Steve Ballmer's whacky video moments

When it came to making a public splash, Microsoft's longtime leader let it all hang out -- much to the delight of a YouTubing public.

By August 23, 2013


When choice is bad: The OpenOffice ribbon

The answer shouldn't always be "Make it a choice!" Good design is often (indeed is usually) about constraining choice rather than expanding it.

By August 10, 2009


The yin and yang of Microsoft's strategy

Some of Microsoft's greatest strengths are also part of its greatest challenges.

By June 13, 2008


The Office 2007 ribbon redesign (on video)

Microsoft hasn't gotten the credit it deserves for breaking with the past in Office 2007.

By March 31, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 676: Don't lecture me

We try to cool it on the proselytizing, while also keeping the iPhone SDK hype to a minimum. Both tasks are incredibly hard.

By March 7, 2008


Microsoft previews Live Platform development services

At Mix '08 Web conference, company to offer look at development platform it's working on for writing Web applications that tap into data on Microsoft services.

By February 28, 2008