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July 08, 2015
By laying off thousands and writing off billions in Nokia assets, Satya Nadella sets a new direction for Microsoft's device business.
October 13, 2014
Windows 10 is expected to run on Windows Phone, but is it enough to convince IT and users to buy into the Windows ecosystem?
September 04, 2014
Big hotel and travel companies look to Windows 8.1 tablets as a platform to connect guests, customers and workers, but new deployments could pose IT problems not found in mainstream corporate settings.
July 17, 2014
Microsoft's decimation of Nokia's devices and services business allows the company to focus on Windows Phone in the future.
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The Surface RT tablet comes with Office and has good battery life, but it has some drawbacks, too. This Surface RT review explains the pros and cons. Continue Reading
Windows 8 and the Windows RT tablet could be coming to an office near you. Brush up on how to license and manage these consumer-focused devices. Continue Reading
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