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Microsoft Under EU Scrutiny Over Browser Choice Screen
2012-07-17 15:23:53

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The European Commission has begun an investigation into whether Microsoft failed to follow through with antitrust commitments it made back in 2009. The European Union executive body announced that it would begin probing Microsoft to determine whether it had "fallen short" of its obligation to provide the "browser choice screen (BCS)." The controversy started back in 2009, when the European Commission announced that Microsoft...

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2012-07-03 21:53:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Microsoft is pulling another page out of Apple's playbook, by offering its users a cheaper upgrade to its Windows 8 operating system. The company announced it will be offering users who already are running Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7 the professional version of Windows 8 for $39.99. The price is considerably cheaper than its previous operating system's price point, which was Windows 7 at $199.99. The $39.99 price will only be...

2012-06-25 23:01:48

VideoClone offers the first ever Picture-in-Picture (PIP) technology for your PC. Watch live streams, like sporting events or live news sites, while working on other programs on your PC. (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 All Alex Inc and Applian Technologies announce the release of VideoClone a revolutionary, new software that offers the first ever Picture-in-Picture viewing experience for your PC. VideoClone “clones” or copies a selected video playing in your browser and places that video...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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