Microsoft Event: The in-depth account of what you need to know

It has been a strange year for Microsoft. Not necessarily in a negative way, but definitely unusual by their standards. Microsoft have continued to struggle in the mobile phone market since buying Nokia and have seen their market share fall. This has been compounded by the dissatisfaction from the Windows faithful with the cheap, mid-range phones that have been released. They …

Google creates Alphabet

Google’s announcement that it has created a parent company called ‘Alphabet’ has most certainly taken the tech industry by surprise. Larry Page and Sergey Brin, founders of Google, moved to create Alphabet which, by their own description, is “mostly a collection of companies, the largest of which being Google”. The restructuring of Google, or in other words the “slimming down” …