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Report pegs Apple, Microsoft as some of the world's most popular brands

The PC wars may be all but forgotten, but the two heavyweights from that battle are still the tech industry's biggest brands, according to a new study.

Microsoft changes course, won't access user data in theft probes

Instead, the company will refer the matter to law enforcement agencies.

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Microsoft says printing functions will come to Office for iPad soon

While the software itself has been well received, the lack of a printing function is a notable shortcoming.

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Microsoft reveals next-gen Kinect for Windows design, teases launch

A powered-up Kinect for Windows sensor is coming. Surprise! It looks an awful lot like the Xbox One Kinect.

Wearables, projectables, Office for iPad, and Oculus

Office comes to iPad, but does it matter? Also, the future of wearables and projectables, and Facebook buys a nice pair of VR glasses.

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With Office for iPad, Microsoft makes all mobile platforms free, but creation will cost you

Looking’s free, but if you want to do more than view Office documents on your phone or tablet, you’ll need a subscription to Office 365.

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Office for iPad establishes the tablet as a true PC

With its own version of the productivity suite, the iPad looks more like the latest stage in the PC's evolution.

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Microsoft Office for iPad review: Finally! True productivity on your tablet

Microsoft's Office for Apple's iPad tablet is a beautiful hybrid of form and function, competing with and even outdoing Apple's iWork suite.

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Microsoft announces Office for iPad, extending productivity to all iOS devices

Microsoft has officially ported its Office suite to the iPad, challenging Apple on its home turf.

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Dell, Microsoft sign Android cross-license patent deal

The terms of the deal provide royalties to Microsoft for using Android patents and the Chrome OS.