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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Surface Pro 4 vs Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Surface Pro 4 vs Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL

Two of the best options for lightweight laptops right now are the Apple MacBook series, and Microsoft's upcoming Surface Pro (4) series. The Surface Pro 4 is a hybrid tablet and laptop, and comes with a stylus and keyboard attachment directly out of …
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Microsoft Office for iOS adds 3D Touch quick actions for iPhone 6s, Apple

Microsoft Office for iOS adds 3D Touch quick actions for iPhone 6s, Apple

Office for iOS is also taking advantage of iOS 9's new Spotlight search feature, which lets you pull down or swipe to the left of your Home screen and search for files saved in Office. For example, you could quickly open a document called 'School …
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Microsoft donates $500k to Portland college where Steve Jobs was a dropout

Microsoft donates 0k to Portland college where Steve Jobs was a dropout

Students proficient in irony would be quick to note that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was a famous non-graduate of the liberal arts school. Steve Jobs. According to a news release, Kurt DelBene, executive vice president of corporate strategy at …
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Microsoft backing former home of Steve Jobs with $500000 grant for computer

Microsoft backing former home of Steve Jobs with 0000 grant for computer

Microsoft is looking to assist Reed College in establishing its new computer science program sometime this year. Reed College began raising money to develop a modest computer science degree program for students that would include hiring two full-time …
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Microsoft Surface Book vs. 2015 Retina MacBook Pro

Microsoft Surface Book vs. 2015 Retina MacBook Pro

The Microsoft Surface Book is more of a laptop than a 2-in-1, but it does stay true to its Surface name by letting you rip its screen off to use it as a (gigantic) tablet. Let's see how it compares to a 100 percent purebred laptop, the 13-inch MacBook …
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Microsoft Surface Book vs. Apple MacBook Pro: Which one deserves your dollars?

Microsoft Surface Book vs. Apple MacBook Pro: Which one deserves your dollars?

Microsoft's Surface Book has already drawn a great deal of press for its flexible design and crazy hinge. At its unveil, however, Microsoft took a number of potshots at one of the highest-regarded devices on the market today — Apple's Macbook Pro …
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Fitness Wearables: Microsoft Band 2 vs. Apple Watch Sport

Fitness Wearables: Microsoft Band 2 vs. Apple Watch Sport

If it's one of your goals this time around, you'll likely want someone (or something) to help you reach it. And that's where a fitness tracker comes in. Before you go shopping, check out our comparison of the Microsoft Band 2 and the Apple Watch Sport.
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Does Intel Corp. Really Prefer Microsoft Corp. to Apple Inc.?

Does Intel Corp. Really Prefer Microsoft Corp. to Apple Inc.?

Over on Italian IT website Bits 'n Chips, author Gian Maria Forni says that, according to his sources, PC processor giant Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) is "favoring Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) over Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)" when it comes to supply of its latest Skylake …
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