Stories by David Coursey

Microsoft's free antivirus: is this an apology?

Who should know more about PC threats than the company whose software makes most of them possible? Is Microsoft's upcoming, free anti-malware app the company's way of apologizing to customers?

HTML5 could kill the operating system

For companies that compete with Microsoft, HTML5 is almost the Holy Grail, offering the ability to run applications regardless of the underlying operating system. While the browser isn't more important than operating system today, Google has firmly suggested it is only a matter of time.