New Microsoft patent reveals Surface Phone

Even though Microsoft has reported a fall in Surface PC line and Windows phones revenues, the Redmond-based tech giant is aiming for new devices called Surface Phones and has made its patent public. According to a report in Forbes on Monday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has confirmed that Microsoft will “make more phones, but they […]

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Goodbye Nokia Phones, Hello Microsoft Lumia

We’ve seen the last of the Nokia Lumia line of smartphones, at least in terms of the brand name, it seems. The phones will still be available but under a new name. So it’s goodbye Nokia phones, hello Microsoft Lumia. Microsoft announced the brand name change recently for future Nokia mobile devices. The name change […]

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Microsoft Ponders Free Windows Phone Licensing

If you prefer Windows mobile devices for your business, you know the choices out there are limited. After all, smartphone and tablet makers must pay a license fee every time they install Windows on one of their devices. By contrast, Google’s popular Android operating system is free. So there’s often little incentive to make a Windows […]

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New Microsoft, Skype Tools Make Small Business Headlines

Businesses looking to upgrade some of their communication tools got good news this week. Microsoft introduced a new CRM tool for small businesses. And Skype introduced new messaging features to its mobile app as well. You can read about these updates and more in this week’s Small Business Trends news and information roundup. Technology Trends […]

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Top Stories: New Microsoft Tech, The Grid Changes Design

Technology has provided so many different tools for small businesses. And companies are constantly coming out with new solutions and offerings. This week, we looked at tech solutions from providers big and small. Take another look at the tech stories this week and the rest of our news coverage. Read on for this week’s Small Business […]

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