Articles By jared newman

Leaked: roadmaps for Office 15, IE10 and more

Leaked: roadmaps for Office 15, IE10 and more

SAN FRANCISCO -- A leaked Microsoft product roadmap suggests an early 2013 release date for Office 15 and a fall launch...

April 13th, 2012 jared newman
Microsoft apologizes for Windows Phone contest mix-up

Microsoft apologizes for Windows Phone contest mix-up

SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft is apologizing for a Windows Phone marketing campaign gone wrong, after a tech writer "smoked" a...

March 27th, 2012 jared newman
Hacker gets Ice Cream Sandwich onto Kindle Fire

Hacker gets Ice Cream Sandwich onto Kindle Fire

 An effort to hack Amazon’s Kindle Fire and install Ice Cream Sandwich on the device is well underway.A hacker named...

December 8th, 2011 jared newman
Verizon to kill unlimited data plans in July

Verizon to kill unlimited data plans in July

Americans who want an unlimited smart phone data plan are running out of options.Starting in July, Verizon Wireless will discontinue...

June 22nd, 2011 jared newman
Google Chrome makes enterprise push

Google Chrome makes enterprise push

A business-friendly version of Google's Chrome browser is ready for prime time, the company announced on its Chromium blog. Enterprise administrators...

December 17th, 2010 jared newman
Toshiba SSD opens door to MacBook Air alternatives

Toshiba SSD opens door to MacBook Air alternatives

The MacBook Air's most slimming component isn't so unique anymore.On Monday, Toshiba Corp. announced a supposedly new product, the Blade...

November 8th, 2010 jared newman
RIM unveils PlayBook tablet

RIM unveils PlayBook tablet

Research in Motion Ltd. unveiled an "enterprise-ready" 7-in. touchscreen BlackBerry Playbook tablet on Monday that features front and rear high-definition...

September 27th, 2010 jared newman
Israel bans iPads from U.S.

Israel bans iPads from U.S.

Don't count on bringing the iPad on any trips to the Holy Land, as Israel has blocked Apple Inc.'s tablet...

April 16th, 2010 jared newman