One Gartner analyst called Cortana "Big Brother" combined with productivity, and asked some pointed questions about Microsoft's intentions.
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If Citrix Systems is indeed for sale, there's only a short list of companies that would be interested in buying it.
HP is expecting to make some new hires to offset this reduction as it "reshapes" its workforce, but is not divulging exact numbers.
IBM's global workforce declined 1212 per cent last year, with most of the decrease due to corporate divestitures.
IBM's decision to get out of the semiconductor manufacturing business may be of little consequence in a post-silicon world.
The IT industry has long abused words, and will label almost any new product as innovative and disruptive. Data center developers, especially those who write the headlines about data centers, are particularly bad.
Steve Wozniak's love of engineering appears to be as bright today as it was when he built Apple's first systems.
The Internet of Things, and everything that's part of its universe, including smart machines, pervasive analytics and 3D printing, are on Gartner's annual list of strategic technologies for the year ahead.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said Windows has been re-architected to give it a central role in the Internet of Things.
IBM has initiated a new training program that will cut the pay of participating employees by 10 per cent.
US datacentres use more electricity than they need, a new report finds, and IT managers are too cautious about managing power and businesses are unwilling to invest in energy conservation.
Floating things, flying things, finding things and fashion things are all part of the Internet of Things. Prepare for a hyper connected future.
Microsoft's planned 18,000 job cuts, or 14% of its workforce, is the biggest tech layoff announced this year, surpassing Hewlett-Packard's announcement in May that it was cutting 16,000 jobs.
Microsoft has joined what began as a Linux Foundation effort to create an open platform for the Internet of Things. It's a move that may be telling about Microsoft's plans for home automation, and even for the Xbox.
Diesel, a Labrador Retriever, appears to live in a perpetual state of glee and is unbothered by the electronics-packed vest he is wearing.