Category Archives: Microsoft news

.NET still going

“Developers who were worried that Microsoft was retreating from .Net can breathe easier,” or groan louder while facepalming “as the software giant had a host of .Net-related announcements to make at its annual TechEd North America conference this week.” Seriously? “Recent Build developer conferences have been light on .Net content,

Windows 8 The Chinese government

The Chinese government has banned Windows 8 from a sizeable chunk of public-sector PCs – capping off a long-running dispute with Microsoft over the company’s decision to cut support for XP. “This ban follows a set of Chinese web giants teaming up in February to offer support for Windows XP