Category Archives: Allgemein

Is Google facing a record E.U. Fine by End of August 2017?

There is a rumor that European antitrust officials are preparing a record fine against Google. Margrethe Vestager, the European Union’s competition chief, is reported ‘in the final stages of ruling on the case’.

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100 Jahre John F. Kennedy

Sorry, this post was planned for my German blog and has been moved.

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EU Commission fines Facebook €110 million

The European Commission has fined Facebook €110 million for providing incorrect or misleading information during the Commission’s 2014 investigation under the EU Merger Regulation of Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp.

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Is Outlook.com down?

It seems, that Microsoft’s Outlook.com has a worldwide outage. First I noticed, that a fresh outlook.de account, I set up this morning, dropped sync errors.

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Happy new year 2017

I wish all of you a happy new year 2017. (Source: from my German Japan-Blog  – cherry blossom in April in Japan – photo was taken during one of my stays in Japan in 1989)

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Merry Christmas 2016

I wish all my blog readers a peaceful Christmas season 2016. The motive I choose for this year for Christmas greetings is a bit strange. A British pilot decided a few weeks ago to flight the shape of a Christmas … Continue reading

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Bing predictions says “Hillary wins by 87% chance”

Microsoft’s Bing Predict feature calculates the chances of Donald Trumph and Hillary Clinton to win the US presidental election.

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Microsoft (Surface) Event at Oktober 26, 2016

Microsoft has annonced an Event “what’s next for Windows 10” at Oktober, 26, 2016 in New York City. The event starts at 10 AM Eastern Time. Microsoft has set up a web site for this event. It’s supposed, that new … Continue reading

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SmartScreen in Outlook/Exchange–end of support

Microsoft has announced within this MS blog post the end of support for the Outlook and Exchange SmartScreen filter. Here are a few details about the topic.

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Apple is facing a Class Acting Law Suite over iPhone 6/Plus touchscreen issue

Some Apple users has filed a Class Acting Law Suite against Apple for the i iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus touchscreen issue. The touchscreen becomes unresponsive and fails after the warranty ends.

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