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Celebrating 30 years of MS-DOS

On this day in 1981, Microsoft bought what was to become MS-DOS from Seattle Computer Products. What are your favorite MS-DOS memories?

By July 27, 2011

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Will the death of two MS brands accompany Windows 8 birth?

Microsoft is reportedly planning to kill off Windows Live, Zune brands next week at the announcement of the preview version of Windows 8.

By February 24, 2012

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Shuttle program's real fuel: Two decades of M&Ms

Turns out the candy-coated bits of chocolate have been aboard every shuttle mission, starting with Columbia's 1981 launch right up to the farewell launch of Atlantis this week.

By July 11, 2011

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Windows 10 arriving -- here's a look at 30 years of Windows

Come with us on a 30-year trip through time to see how Bill Gates' baby took over the world.

By October 1, 2014

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Dropbox's Gentry Underwood on great design's disappearing act (Q&A)

Dropbox's design chief arrived at the online storage company with his stylish and popular email service, Mailbox. Now, as Dropbox evolves, he's helping it design a way into every facet of our digital lives.

By August 19, 2014

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Apple lets MS DOS run on the iPad, but not for long

Apple allowed a DOS emulator into the app store, which allowed gamers to enjoy Windows 3.0 and classic old PC games. But in the blink of an eye, it was pulled.

By October 27, 2010

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How to install SteamOS on your computer

A beta version of Valve's gaming operating system is now available for download. Here's how you can transform your current computer into a Steam Machine.

By January 31, 2014

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The Macintosh turns 30: Going the distance

Apple's Macintosh arrived with great fanfare, but the computer that aimed to show why 1984 wouldn't be like "1984" barely made its debut. Here's the story of how it came to be.

By January 21, 2014

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Original Tomb Raider ported for iOS

Square Enix has quietly launched a ported version of the original 1996 Tomb Raider on the iTunes app store, with support for third-party controllers.

By December 17, 2013

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Windows is 30, so we salute its quick and dirty roots

C:\happy-birthday.exe! Windows is 30, so meet MS-DOS, the quick and dirty cornerstone of Microsoft's software empire.

By November 11, 2013