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Not upgrading to Windows 10 costs German government USD 887,000

The Federal Ministry has to reportedly pay around USD 887,000 to secure its machines running the older Windows 7 version.

23 Jan 2020 9:15 AM

Microsoft officially ends support to Windows 7 after a decade

Released in 2009, Microsoft is finally ending support for Windows 7, the popular OS that continues to run on millions of devices globally.

15 Jan 2020 2:43 PM

Microsoft first-party Xbox Series X games will be playable on Xbox One

Microsoft will make the first-party Xbox Series X game available across the Xbox family of devices.

13 Jan 2020 8:13 AM

Microsoft wants to spark nostalgia with retro-CRT effects for Windows Terminal

The new update, scheduled for next week, will have the experimental feature enabled that includes classic scan lines.

11 Jan 2020 9:03 AM

Apple, Google, Tesla, other tech giants accused of child cobalt mining deaths

14 parents from the Democratic Republic of Congo have sued the companies, who used the cobalt the children mined in cars,smartphones,etc.

17 Dec 2019 11:21 AM


Amazon blaming Trump over Pentagon contract loss, judge says

The Pentagon awarded the cloud computing contract to Microsoft in October.

09 Dec 2019 7:45 AM

Microsoft discovers 44 million accounts using breached passwords

Microsoft has now forced a password reset for accounts for which a match was found.

08 Dec 2019 2:00 PM

Microsoft granted license to export 'mass-market' software to Huawei

Microsoft Corp said on Thursday it had been granted a license from the US government to export software to Huawei.

23 Nov 2019 3:23 PM

Microsoft to integrate Gmail, Drive, Calendar into

The company has started testing integrating Gmail, Google Drive, and Google Calendar on some Outlook accounts.

21 Nov 2019 8:52 AM

Microsoft’s xCloud streaming is on its way to India

Microsoft even revealed that the company plans to integrate the Xbox Game Pass library with the xCloud service next year.

18 Nov 2019 10:51 AM


Microsoft to probe work of Israeli facial recognition startup it funded

The probe reflects growing unease about facial recognition surveillance in the United States.

18 Nov 2019 7:48 AM

Microsoft is killing Cortana for Android, iOS this January

The Microsoft-based voice assistant app for iOS and Android devices will be no more from January 31st.

17 Nov 2019 4:18 PM

Microsoft HoloLens 2 is up for grabs, but not everyone can buy it

The disappointing bit here is that the super-expensive HoloLens 2 is not meant for consumers.

08 Nov 2019 7:41 AM

Microsoft and Nokia join hands again after USD 7 billion Lumia failure

Microsoft acquired Nokia smartphones in 2014, hoping to push the Windows Phone series, only to sell the company to HMD two years later.

06 Nov 2019 1:37 PM

Microsoft makes 'very exclusive' Xbox One controllers

The DPM X019 Exclusive controller is so exclusive that there will be only 1,000 units ever to be acquired.

30 Oct 2019 7:53 AM


Ola in talks with Microsoft for USD 200 million funding

The company more than halved its losses to Rs 2,842.2 crore, while growing its revenue by 61 per cent to Rs 2,222.6 crore in 2017-18.

29 Oct 2019 1:17 PM

Microsoft says Russia-linked hackers target sports organizations

The group, also called APT28, has been linked to the Russian government, Microsoft said in a blog post.

29 Oct 2019 11:03 AM

Microsoft Word, PowerPoint now have access to Adobe Creative Cloud Libraries

You can now source relevant images from Adobe Creative Cloud Libraries for your presentation on Microsoft Word or PowerPoint.

29 Oct 2019 8:41 AM

Microsoft beats Amazon for Pentagon's USD 10 billion cloud computing contract

The contracting process had long been mired in conflict of interest allegations, even drawing the attention of President Donald Trump.

28 Oct 2019 7:16 AM

Microsoft Windows 10X leaks reveal support for laptops

The upcoming version will feature the Start Menu renamed as the Launcher which will focus on local search.

27 Oct 2019 8:02 AM