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Predictions For 2011: Gaming and Microsoft

Predictions For 2011: Gaming and Microsoft

[ 0 ] December 27, 2021

When we all start a New Year predictions are made for the upcoming weeks, months, and year. This goes for our personal goals and even for targets that companies expect to achieve, but what should we see in 2011 when it comes to gaming?

Serious Vulnerability Puts Internet Explorer Users At Risk

Serious Vulnerability Puts Internet Explorer Users At Risk

[ 0 ] December 23, 2021

When using the internet, a browser is a necessity. Many people use Internet Explorer simply because it comes pre-installed on their machine, and whilst the upcoming IE9 browser has been reported as being top when it comes to fending off malware, the current version of the browser has been hit by hackers exploiting a bug [...]

Microsoft Kinect performance: Dashboard update possible

Microsoft Kinect performance: Dashboard update possible

[ 0 ] December 20, 2021

The Microsoft Xbox Kinect gaming system has hit huge success since its recent release despite somewhat mixed reviews and recently we posted on how in a recent holiday gifting trend report on electronic gifts for 2010 it was the third most popular gift behind the Amazon Kindle and the Apple iPad. We also told how [...]

IE9: Leading browser in fending off malware

IE9: Leading browser in fending off malware

[ 0 ] December 16, 2021

We’ve been bringing you news on Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 9 browser, due for release next year, and recently have posted about new IE9 security features and also about how IE9 will have tracking protection. Now we hear news that the new browser which is still only at the beta stage, has come top in a [...]

Windows Phone 7 'Mango' Update: Release Due Fall 2011

Windows Phone 7 ‘Mango’ Update: Release Due Fall 2011

[ 0 ] December 15, 2021

Earlier today we posted about CES 2011 and what we may hear from Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer in the keynote speech. It’s been largely reported that we’ll be seeing the reveal of some Microsoft tablet devices and maybe even an early glimpse of the Windows 8 operating system due out by the end of 2012.

CES 2011: Windows 8 / Tablet Expectations?

CES 2011: Windows 8 / Tablet Expectations?

[ 0 ] December 15, 2021

Here at OSM we recently posted an article on CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2011 coming up in January, with ideas of 5 devices that may be the centre of attention. Now we wanted to take a closer look at what news may be coming from Microsoft at the event.

Five Of The Best At CES: January 2011

Five Of The Best At CES: January 2011

[ 0 ] December 14, 2021

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is just a few weeks away, and for the tech world, this is one of the highest profile events. Big developers get to show off some of their up and coming innovations to the rest of the world. From 6-9 January 2011, the show, taking place in Las Vegas, will [...]

Stopping The Spies: Internet Explorer 9

Stopping The Spies: Internet Explorer 9

[ 3 ] December 10, 2021

Microsoft are cracking down on websites and advertisers that watch what you browse with a new security feature on Internet Explorer 9 that gives tracking protection.

New IE9 Security Features: Advantage Over Chrome and Firefox

[ 0 ] December 8, 2021

Online privacy seems to have stirred up quite a few reactions over this last year, news has been and gone surrounding how much data can be collected by other sources about your private information. Sites such as Facebook and Google’s Street View have been in the spotlight acknowledging this very issue. But unlike say Firefox‘s [...]

Windows Phone 7 Update Coming Soon: What's Expected?

Windows Phone 7 Update Coming Soon: What’s Expected?

[ 2 ] November 30, 2021

Since October, many of you have been embracing the new Windows Phone 7 mobile handsets along with it’s carriers. Phones include that of LG, Samsung, HTC and of course Dell. But today news has come through that a long awaited update is on it’s way, in fact it could be as soon as January 2011.

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