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  • Microsoft fined $731 million for Internet Explorer

    March 7, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Microsoft fined $731 million for Internet Explorer

    The European Commission issued a notice to technology giant Microsoft in October last year following the company’s failure to provide users with a choice of alternative browsers in the event they do not want Microsoft’s Internet Explorer as their...

  • Microsoft served notice on browser selection breach

    October 25, 2012 • Online & SocialComments Off on Microsoft served notice on browser selection breach

    The European Commission has issued a notice to technology giant Microsoft of its understanding that the company failed to give users a choice of different browsers if they did not want Microsoft’s Internet Explorer as their default internet browser. The...

  • Hands-on: Xbox’s new Fall dashboard update

    October 16, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

    IT News Africa does not usually review software updates and add-ons (I think we have done this only once in the past) but the new update to the Xbox dashboard is one of the biggest changes since the launch of the NXE dashboard way back in 2008. It has been...

  • Microsoft announces Xbox and smartphone integration

    June 5, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Microsoft announces Xbox and smartphone integration

    To kick-start the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Microsoft has unveiled a bold new vision for enjoying entertainment at home and on the go with Xbox SmartGlass. Launching this year, Xbox SmartGlass is an application for Windows 8, Windows Phone and other...

  • Could Internet Explorer 9 be heading to the Xbox?

    May 11, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Could Internet Explorer 9 be heading to the Xbox?

    Sony’s PlayStation 3 console already has an internet browser built into its operating system, and now sources close to Microsoft are suggesting that the company will be looking to integrate their Internet Explorer 9 web browser into their Xbox360 gaming...

  • MTN Ghana linking up with WACS

    March 9, 2012 • Top StoriesComments (1)

    MTN Ghana CEO Michael Ikpoki has announced his company’s decision to link up with the West Africa Cable System (WACS) by April this year. MTN guarantees this measure will provide broadband services at required speeds to its subscribers across Africa....

  • Google’s Chrome hacked

    March 8, 2012 • Security, Top StoriesComments (3)

    Google will have to cough up green after their Chrome browser was breached. A Russian student walked away with $60 000 after hacking Chrome from a fully-patched Windows 7 64-bit PC. This follows Google’s offer of prize money to anyone capable of...

  • Technology should be used for social transformation

    August 10, 2011 • FeaturesComments (1)

    I have always been of the opinion that nothing should be invented just for the sake of its novelty value, except art. In the case of technology I have always been of the assertion that you should be able to monetise whatever technology or platform you invent....

  • How will IE9 browser look?

    March 18, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on How will IE9 browser look?

    Software giant Microsoft has released a platform preview for its upcoming browser Internet Explorer 9 (IE9), claiming it will provide better speed, optimized performance and support for HTML5, DOM and CSS3 standards...

  • YouTube says goodbye to Internet Explorer 6

    February 25, 2010 • Top StoriesComments (1)

    Starting from 13 March 2010, YouTube will no longer officially support Internet Explorer 6 (IE6)...

  • Google Chrome Review

    September 4, 2008 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Google Chrome Review

    On Tuesday Google released Google Chrome to great fanfare. It is speculated that this 2 year project is their latest attempt to knock Microsoft’s Internet Explorer off the number 1 spot. The download is available at http://www.google.com/chrome...