Microsoft confirms Office 2013 licenses can’t be transferred to other computers

Microsoft confirms Office 2013 licenses can’t be transferred to other computers “It’s no secret that copies of Office 2013 bind themselves to a single computer, but Microsoft has now confirmed to Computerworld that the software’s license can’t be reassigned to another PC, as is possible with Office 2010. When asked whether a license could be…

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Microsoft debuts revised SkyDrive website and desktop apps

Microsoft debuts revised SkyDrive website and desktop apps, Android app coming soon “Microsoft just recently gave it’s web-based email offering a sweeping overhaul, and it’s now also done the same for its cloud-based storage service. As detailed in a typically extensive blog post, the company has today launched an all new as SkyDrive.com (rolling out…

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Microsoft releases temporary fix for Word Vulnerability

Microsoft releases temporary fix for Word Vulnerability “Microsoft has found that the vulnerability affects all supported versions of Microsoft Word. The flaw in question makes remote code execution possible if you open a specially crafted RTF file using an affected version of Word, as well as if you preview or open a specially crafted RTF…

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Microsoft to acquire Nokia’s devices & services business for around $5 billion

Microsoft to acquire Nokia’s devices & services business for around $5 billion “Big news from the middle of the night. According to Nokia, Microsoft will purchase “substantially” all of Nokia’s device and service arms as well as licensing the phone maker’s patents and mapping know-how. The Redmond company will pay Nokia a cool 3.79 billion…

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Epping Forest MP congratulates local Microsoft Apprentice of the Year candidate

Photo: Epping Forest MP Eleanor Laing with Kieren Simmons (centre) and Sam Kane. Epping Forest MP congratulates local Microsoft Apprentice of the Year candidate “Epping Forest MP Eleanor Laing has praised the work of a constituent who was a candidate for the title Microsoft’s Apprentice of the Year. The awards recognise the hard work and…

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Metro Internet Explorer 10′s Share Charm

Metro Internet Explorer 10′s Share Charm “Microsoft has just posted an overview of the Windows 8 version of Internet Explorer 10, which shows off the features you’d expect from a modern touch-based browser: navigation gestures, full-screen content, and the expected Metro-style multitasking. The one feature that caught my eye, however, was the “share charm.” Charms…

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