Microsoft has been very busy in the past few months readying their Windows 8 release, and updating their existing products to work with their new OS. Microsoft has also gone above and beyond with some of their updates, such as the new Hotmail and @Outlook.com accounts. Microsoft is also busy updating their ...
August 13, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
Who still uses Hotmail? Microsoft's e-mail service has become synonymous with the lamest of the interent. Even the people that use it tend to make excuses when confronted by others. So what made hotmail so bad, and what did Microsoft do to change peoples perspectives on the service? Hotmail hasn't always ...
August 3, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
Through the past few years there has been a lot of talk about virtualization and how its revolutionizing IT. This is great and all, but many people still dont understand exactly what virtualization is, and why its important. Microsoft has also put virtualization front and center for its latest server ...
August 1, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
Ever since Microsoft's last minute reveal of the Surface tablet in Los Angles this June, it has come into question wether its partners were aware of theSurface Tablet was in Microsofts outline. This announcement came right after major partners such as Acer, Dell, and Asus pledged to develop new hardware for ...
July 27, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
Everyday we hear about companies coming out with new services and new products. From a new smartphone to a new tablets and desktop computers, all of this innovation has one thing in common, the cloud. Lately tech companies are throwing that word around very often, almost all new products are ...
July 24, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
It seems since the past few iterations of Microsoft Office Suite, people just love to hate it. From complaining about its clunky interface to a few bugs found in the software, people always seem like their tired of using what is the most popular suite of products to come from Microsoft. Ironically, ...
July 17, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
Technology moves fast, and it finally seems the tablet wars have began to sizzle out. Just a year ago, every manufacturer was trying to claim a stake in the tablet market, but ultimately most of them failed. now that Microsoft has officially entered the game and the Google nexus has shipped, whats ...
July 16, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
After much anticipation and excitement Office 365 was launched just over a year ago. Office 365 was Microsoft's first major push (in addition to office web apps) at delivering the cloud to the household consumer market, but mainly focused on businesses. Office 365 is Microsofts solution to an entirely online office suite that houses all of your documents ...
July 10, 2012Synergy IT Solutions
With the release of Microsoft's new operating system just on the horizon, the company is taking a simpler approach to how they sell the product. Unlike previous iterations, Microsoft is cutting down on the number of different SKU's that will be released for Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012. This means Microsoft is creating a simpler product line, with fewer differences in capability. ...
July 6, 2012Synergy IT Solutions