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Microsoft unifies Windows across all Platforms, Devices

WASHINGTON — The biggest internal technological overhaul is in order at Microsoft. It is hailed as the biggest overhaul for the company in the past five years.

windows phone [1]Reuters reports [2] that Microsoft is trying to integrate its Windows operating system throughout all its platforms and devices.

Apple has pioneered the use of “the cloud”, where a consumer can load his or her music or other stored information to a mobile, accessible location called “the cloud”. Microsoft is now playing catch-up.

This restructuring comes as all technological companies like Apple [3], Samsung and BlackBerry [4] are dealing with a highly saturated and crowded tablet [5] and smartphone market [6], which has dipped into their sales. Now it looks like there is a need for adjustment among these giant companies.