Archive for 'Microsoft' Category

GDPR- what does shake up of EU data laws really mean?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The GDPR laws are intended to give power back to citizens over how their data is processed and used The data protection regulation’s stated aim is to give citizens back control of their personal data as well as simplifying the regulatory environment. It could mean huge fines for companies that breach the law and offer […]

Minecraft- good or evil?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, March 30, 2015

Minecraft the computer game occupies millions of children- in homes as well as classrooms. Minecraft is “digital Lego” – a computer game in which you build things using cubic blocks. But it’s Lego on steroids. You never run out of blocks and they never topple over. You can walk among your own creations, and play […]

Microsoft upgrades Surface tablets after poor sales

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, September 20, 2013

Microsoft is upgrading its range of Surface tablets following weak sales of the original models. The updates include faster processors and higher resolution screens and cameras. Both the ARM-based Windows RT version and Intel-powered Windows 8 edition are being upgraded. The firm previously posted a £560 million writedown after building more of the first-generation RT […]

Microsoft fined over web browser again by European Commission

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Microsoft has been fined £484 million (561m euros) for failing to promote a range of web browsers, rather than just Internet Explorer, to users in the European Union (EU).This is one the daftest and most avoidable self inflicted fines ever levied against a company. This case dates back to 2007 when Opera – a Norwegian […]

U.S. online video rankings in December 2012

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, January 21, 2013

The U.S. online video rankings for 2012 showed that 182 million American internet users watched 38.7 billion online content videos in December 2012, while video ad views totaled 11.3 billion.Top 10 Video Content Properties by Unique Viewers Google Sites, driven primarily by video viewing at, dominated as the top online video content property in December […]

Apple’s billion dollar smartphone win over Samsung- is Microsoft the real winner?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, August 28, 2012

As the ramifications from the US court judgement that Samsung has to pay Apple £665 million ($1.05 billion) in damages for infringing intellectual property settle, the long term question arises- who is the real winner. Could it actually be Microsoft and not Apple?The jury decided several Samsung devices had infringed iPhone maker Apple’s software and […]

How to delete cookies files

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Following my blog post yesterday- New cookies data law kicks in I was asked how to delete cookies from other browsers- as I had only mentioned Mozilla’s Firefox browser and Microsoft’s Internet Explorer. Therefore in the interests of wider information, I hope that the below will be of help to you: Firefox Browsers– At the […]

Microsoft opens new chapter with Barnes and Noble’s Nook e-books battle front

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Microsoft has invested £185 million ($300 million) in a new digital venture with US bookseller Barnes and Noble to promote their e-book the Nook.The deal could make Barnes and Noble’s Nook e-book reader available to millions of new customers, integrating it with the Microsoft’s new Windows 8 operating system which is due to be launched […]