Ahmed Mohamed receives Surface Pro 3, Microsoft Band and more freebies from Microsoft

Earlier this week, Ahmed Mohamed, a 14-year-old, was arrested for allegedly bringing a bomb to school. After arrest and investigation, it was found that Ahmed was simply trying to display his creativity by showing his teacher a homemade digital clock. Unfortunately for him, his teacher felt threatened and decided to make a judgment call. But, …

Microsoft announces September 22 as the official launch date for Office 2016

Following the launch of Office 2016 for Mac earlier this year, Microsoft will being rolling out the release version of Office 2016 for Windows on September 22, starting with Office 365 ProPlus users who are on the “Current Branch”. This is exactly in line with a leaked internal document last month where the date was already revealed. Volume License …

Microsoft’s Office 365 surpasses Google Apps in enterprise cloud-based adoption

Office 365 is Microsoft’s fastest-growing corporate prod­uct ever,­ which has now overtaken Google Apps as the number one cloud-based office productivity software, according to a new report on adoption rates from cloud security broker Bitglass. The report, titled ‘Cloud Adoption Report Episode II: Attack of the Clouds’ studied traffic data of nearly 120,000 global organizations using …

Microsoft’s prototype Surface ‘DisplayCover’ has an e-ink touchscreen display

The keyboard cover has been a defining accessory of Microsoft’s Surface tablet line since the release of the original Surface. Although we have seen only a handful of variations of covers released to retail,it looks like Microsoft has a fairly interesting Surface ‘DisplayCover’ that is currently in prototype. Microsoft has released a video of a prototype tablet …