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10 months ago

Pre-registration begins for Microsoft Ignite 2017 in Orlando, Florida

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Pre-registration begins for Microsoft Ignite 2017 in Orlando, Florida

Microsoft has announced that its Ignite conference for IT professionals will be held in 2017 in Orlando, Flordia from September 25-29. Pre-registration has already started for the event.

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10 months ago

Microsoft's vision of Continuum revealed in a new video, and it looks marvelous

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Microsoft's vision of Continuum revealed in a new video, and it looks marvelous

What will Continuum look like next year? A new Microsoft video shows how you will be able to snap and view multiple apps at once, as well as customize your Start menu and more. Don't miss this.

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10 months ago

Salesforce is reportedly trying to stop Microsoft's plans to acquire LinkedIn

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Salesforce is reportedly trying to stop Microsoft's plans to acquire LinkedIn

A new report claims that Salesforce, who lost to Microsoft in a bidding war to acquire LinkedIn, may be trying to stop the deal before it officially closes later this year.

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10 months ago

Internal email from Satya Nadella offers more info on Microsoft leadership changes

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Internal email from Satya Nadella offers more info on Microsoft leadership changes

A leaked internal email from Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to company employees offers more information on its new organizational changes, including confirmation that Executive Vice President Qi Lu is leaving.

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10 months ago

Microsoft forms new AI and Research Group, will include Cortana and Bing teams

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Microsoft forms new AI and Research Group, will include Cortana and Bing teams

Microsoft has announced the formation of its new Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Research Group. The new division of the company will include the Cortana and Bing product teams.

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10 months ago

Microsoft teams up with Toyota to sponsor racing team for 2017 World Rally Championship

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Microsoft teams up with Toyota to sponsor racing team for 2017 World Rally Championship

Microsoft and Toyota have announced a partnership to help sponsor a racing team for the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) series. Microsoft will serve as the technology partner for the team.

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10 months ago

Microsoft plans to address the ethical issues of AI with new partnership

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Microsoft plans to address the ethical issues of AI with new partnership

Microsoft is one of the co-founders of Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society, a new non-profit group that plans to help promote the use of AI products to the public. It will also address and form guidelines that may serve to solve some of the ethical questions in using AI.

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10 months ago

Microsoft's Office team leader Qi Lu reportedly leaving the company for health reasons

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Microsoft's Office team leader Qi Lu reportedly leaving the company for health reasons

A new report claims that Qi Lu, the executive vice president of Microsoft’s Applications and Services Group which includes its Office division, is leaving the company for health reasons.

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10 months ago

Here's when the next two Microsoft Store locations will open their doors

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Here's when the next two Microsoft Store locations will open their doors

The two previously announced upcoming Microsoft Store locations in the U.S, one in Boca Raton, Florida and the other in Nashville, Tennessee, now have official opening dates in November.

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10 months ago

Moscow's government plans to ditch Microsoft email products on its PCs

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Moscow's government plans to ditch Microsoft email products on its PCs

The city of Moscow's government has announced plans to replace some of the email software made by Microsoft on its PCs with ones developed inside its home country of Russia.

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11 months ago

Watch the 2016 Microsoft Ignite keynote addresses

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Watch the 2016 Microsoft Ignite keynote addresses

Microsoft Ignite 2016 is kicking off in Atlanta, and the company will be holding two big keynote addresses during the IT-based conference today.

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11 months ago

Microsoft rumored to be among Twitter's many current suitors

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Microsoft rumored to be among Twitter's many current suitors

A new report claims that Microsoft could be one of the many companies that might be interested in acquiring Twitter.

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11 months ago

Keep up with past and present U.S. presidential debates with Microsoft's new site

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Keep up with past and present U.S. presidential debates with Microsoft's new site

Microsoft has teamed up with the PBS NewsHour program to launch WatchTheDebates.org. It offers archived videos of all the televised U.S. Presidential debates and will offer live streams and online polling for all four upcoming 2016 Presidential debates.

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11 months ago

One of Microsoft's final Nokia feature phones is coming to India on Oct. 24

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One of Microsoft's final Nokia feature phones is coming to India on Oct. 24

Microsoft has announced the Nokia 216 feature phone, which will launch in India on Oct. 24. The phone will likely be one of Microsoft's last feature phones before the deal to sell off that division of the company finally closes later in 2016.

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11 months ago

Microsoft confirms 300 more employee layoffs, largely in Redmond, Washington

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Microsoft confirms 300 more employee layoffs, largely in Redmond, Washington

Microsoft has confirmed that in addition to layoffs related to the shutdown of its Skype office in London, it has also cut 300 more jobs at the company this week, largely in and around the Redmond, Washington area where its corporate headquarters is located,

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