Microsoft operating system comes under fire in China
SHANGHAI: A Chinese probe into Microsoft is probably targeting its “monopoly” of the country’s operating systems market, state media said yesterday, after the United States software giant became the latest foreign firm under Beijing’s scrutiny. Microsoft confirmed in a statement late on Monday that it was under investigation in China, without disclosing details. The inquiry comes after China in ...
07/29/2014 - 10:42 PM
Samsung promises that Tizen, while plagued by setbacks, will still deliver
Samsung's bid to provide its own mobile operating system in addition to Android has faced numerous roadblocks in its years of development as the Korean electronics giant tries to compete with OS giants such as Google and Apple.
07/29/2014 - 03:55 AM
The Wall Street Journal: Samsung postpones launch of non-Android phone
Samsung Electronics says it will postpone sales in Russia of a smartphone running a homegrown operating system called Tizen, dealing a fresh setback to the Korean smartphone maker’s efforts to carve out a niche for itself in mobile software and services.
07/29/2014 - 12:43 PM
Samsung Z 2014 Release Unlikely: Tizen Smartphone Delayed For The Second Time
Samsung Electronics Co. dream of rivaling software heavyweights like Google Inc.'s Android operating system and Apple Inc.'s iOS with its own Tizen operating system has been postponed indefinitely. Samsung (KRX:005930) said Monday that the release of the Samsung Z -- its first smartphone to run Tizen -- is officially on hold to allow for further development of the Tizen “ecosystem.”
07/29/2014 - 12:47 AM
China probes Microsoft for 'monopoly'
China is investigating Microsoft for allegedly operating a monopoly in its market, the government said Tuesday, as it took aim at the US software giant over business practices. "According to legal regulations, the SAIC (State Administration for Industry and Commerce) has set up a case to investigate Microsoft for alleged monopoly actions," the agency said in statement on its website. The probe ...
07/29/2014 - 07:47 PM
China probes Microsoft for operating system monopoly: reports
A Chinese probe into Microsoft is probably targeting its "monopoly" of the country's operating systems market, state media said Tuesday, after the US software giant became the latest foreign firm under Beijing's scrutiny. Microsoft confirmed in a statement late Monday that it was under investigation in China, without disclosing details. The inquiry comes after China in May banned the use of ...
07/29/2014 - 02:07 PM
China regulator announces anti-monopoly probe of Microsoft
By Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese regulator said on Tuesday it is conducting an anti-monopoly investigation into Microsoft Corp over its Windows operating system, in the latest in a growing number of competition probes that have unnerved Western firms in China. China's State Administration for Industry & Commerce (SAIC) was also investigating a Microsoft vice president and senior ...
07/29/2014 - 07:52 PM
Nadella’s “one operating system” ain’t new and won’t be one OS
Nadella is continuing down the same path that his predecessor laid.
07/24/2014 - 07:36 AM
China probes Microsoft for operating system monopoly
A Chinese probe into Microsoft is probably targeting its "monopoly" of the country's operating systems market, state media said on Tuesday, after the US software giant became the latest foreign firm under Beijing's scrutiny.
07/29/2014 - 02:54 PM
Research and Markets: UAE Smartphone Market to 2015: Mobile Handset Smartphone Sales by Vendor and by Operating System
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "UAE Smartphone Market to 2015: Mobile Handset Smartphone
07/28/2014 - 05:43 PM
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