Microsoft yanks Outlook 2007 update

Microsoft Corp. last week pulled an update for Outlook 2007 issued just two days earlier, citing connection and performance problems for the unusual move.The update was issued mid-day on Dec. 14 as part

Published on: December 20th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

‘Here you have’ e-mail worm spreads quickly

Security experts have warned of a fast-spreading e-mail worm, the first large outbreak of this type in nearly a decade.The worm appears in e-mail messages with the subject "Here you have," and contains

Published on: September 10th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Mixed reactions to new Hotmail

Microsoft Corp. is totally revamping its Hotmail e-mail service this summer in an effort to curtail the popularity of Google Inc.’s Gmail client. The update will allow users to send 50 MB attachments — up to

Published on: May 19th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Office 2010 beta debuts major features

The just-released Office 2010 beta shows Microsoft Corp.'s vision for integrating Office with the greater Internet. Most notably, it introduces a potentially powerful Outlook feature that can combine your e-mail with social networking sites

Published on: November 18th, 2009 Preston Gralla

Microsoft Outlook for Mac to combat new Apple OS

Despite this week’s court ruling that could force Microsoft Corp.to alter parts of its flagship Office suite, the company is charging ahead with a plan to add its Outlook e-mail client to next

Published on: August 14th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

OPINION: The urge to verb up

When I grow up, I want to be a verb.When Microsoft Corp. recently launched the most recent evolution of its Web search project, the name drew mixed reviews. “Bing” was an odd choice.

Published on: July 1st, 2009 Dave Webb

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 beta shines

The last big release of Microsoft Exchange, Exchange Server 2007, marked a major change from the previous edition. Exchange 2007 introduced unified messaging, a completely new management client, and improvements to almost every

Published on: April 14th, 2009 Martin Heller

OPINION: Web meeting on smartphones?

Cisco Systems Inc. last month announced that its

Published on: February 18th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

$300 billion lost as IT spending slows down

IT spending will drop next year as a direct result of global financial problems, growing less than half as much as earlier predicted by IDC, the analyst firm said Wednesday. Over the next

Published on: November 13th, 2008 Matt Hamblen