WINDOWS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WINDOWS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Op-ed: Fix Utah’s “broken windows,” or we’ll see more scandal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246249-82/utah-shurtleff-judge-broken.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246249-82/utah-shurtleff-judge-broken.html.csp">Op-ed: Fix Utah’s “broken windows,” or we’ll see more scandal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marcus R. Mumford</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T16:09:10.463-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 04:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In response to criminal charges recently filed against former Utah Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow, many Utahns are asking: How could this happen? Acknowledgement: I’m not disinterested. I represent some of the principal accusers in those matters. I have also been litigating a class action on behalf of Utah homeowners against Bank of America for illegal foreclosure practices – a case Shurtleff allegedly attempted to undermine before going to work for the bank’s D.C. law fir...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246249@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:09:10 MDT Microsoft spreading Cortana to U.K., China http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241578-79/microsoft-update-users-windows.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241578-79/microsoft-update-users-windows.html.csp">Microsoft spreading Cortana to U.K., China</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T11:13:02.407-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Microsoft is spreading its Cortana digital assistant abroad, starting with China and the U.K. The company’s corporate vice president of operating systems, Joe Belfiore, said Wednesday in Beijing that Chinese and British users of Windows Phones will get the voice-recognizing app in an update to Windows Phone 8.1 that will begin rolling out to developers next week and to users in the coming months. In China, the app nicknamed “Xiao Na,” will speak Mandarin and include locally relevan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582415782014-07-30T11:13:02.407-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T11:13:02.407-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241578@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:13:02 MDT Microsoft CEO sees ‘bold’ plan as vision of future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212413-79/company-billion-microsoft-cents.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212413-79/company-billion-microsoft-cents.html.csp">Microsoft CEO sees ‘bold’ plan as vision of future</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T18:13:01.862-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 06:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Redmond, Wash. • Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella painted an upbeat vision of the future Tuesday, saying the next version of Windows will be unified across screens of all sizes and that two money-losing units — Nokia phones and Bing search — would become profitable in 2016. The agenda, announced Tuesday as Microsoft reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street expectations, helped boost the company’s shares, which added 52 cents, or 1.2 percent, to $45.35 in after-hours trading. Five ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582124132014-07-22T18:13:01.862-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T18:13:01.862-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58212413@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:13:01 MDT Axed Nokia X phones suffered from lack of identity http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58197784-79/nokia-microsoft-windows-phones.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58197784-79/nokia-microsoft-windows-phones.html.csp">Axed Nokia X phones suffered from lack of identity</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANICK JESDANUN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T16:17:01.928-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The Nokia X phones that Microsoft discontinued this week blend two rival operating systems, but leave out the best of each. As a result, the devices didn’t become a runaway hit as Nokia’s low-cost answer to serving emerging markets. Nokia X phones were devised to be a gateway to the company’s pricier Lumia phones. The operating system that runs the phones was to blend the core technology found in Google’s Android system with services and designs found in Microsoft’s own Windows Phone ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581977842014-07-21T16:17:01.928-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T16:17:01.928-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58197784@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:17:01 MDT Microsoft makes design central to its future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207265-79/microsoft-design-devices-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207265-79/microsoft-design-devices-says.html.csp">Microsoft makes design central to its future</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RYAN NAKASHIMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T14:06:02.175-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 02:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Redmond, Wash. • Before Ralf Groene helped devise the look and feel of Microsoft’s Surface tablet, he designed food — or “food concepts,” he says, for people on the go. Among them: dried noodles that come wrapped around a pair of chopsticks; a tubular meal that can be pulled with two fingers from a car cup holder base; and a fork that squeezes out sauce. Though none of these ideas made it into production, the principles behind them can be applied to computing devices that fit into busy lives, sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582072652014-07-21T14:06:02.175-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T14:06:02.175-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207265@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:06:02 MDT Photos: Historic Salt Lake mausoleum open for free tour Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58079108-223/lake-salt-mausoleum-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58079108-223/lake-salt-mausoleum-utah.html.csp">Photos: Historic Salt Lake mausoleum open for free tour Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T15:23:00.667-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 03:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The public can learn about the history, art and architecture of the Salt Lake Mausoleum during free guided tours Saturday, June 21, as well as July 19 and Aug. 16. Encompassing approximately 4.6 acres between 11th Avenue and Chandler Drive, the Salt Lake Mausoleum was designed to be built near San Francisco. The architecture shows Spanish influence, an uncommon style in Utah, according to officials with the Utah Heritage Foundation, which is sponsoring the tours. Participants will learn about th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58079108@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:23:00 MDT