Microsoft

Uber acquires mapping assets from Microsoft Bing

News

Uber has announced it will buy parts of Microsoft Bing's mapping technology, along with around 100 engineers

Stephen Elop leaves Microsoft in shake-up

CEO Stephen Elop
News

Nokia's ex-CEO is one of three casualties in the company's management reshuffle

Microsoft Bing will encrypt by default

Bing UK
News

Microsoft will also no longer pass on customer search queries to marketers

How to back up a Windows machine

Tutorials

We take you step-by-step through how to back up your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 machine

Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?

Vs

Which is the best for business and productivity? We put the two biggest email services head-to-head to find out...

Microsoft HoloLens: release date, rumours, specs & pricing

Rumours

Microsoft’s take on virtual reality looks appealing, but will it win against the Oculus Rift?

Surface Pro 4 release date, specs & pricing

Surface Pro
Rumours

Want to find out more about Microsoft’s forthcoming Surface Pro 4? We give you the low down

FireEye helps Microsoft fight hackers in its own backyard

Click here for malware
News

Security firm teams up with Redmond to detect malware on TechNet forum

Microsoft Surface 3 review

Reviews

Will it be third time lucky for Microsoft's Surface?

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Building bridges across the app gap

development
In-depth

Microsoft’s Build 2015 brings Android, iOS, and the web into the Windows Store.

Getting to a billion Windows lovers

In-depth

Squaring the circle of making a platform company relevant cross-platform

What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know

News

Microsoft Edge is replacing Internet Explorer. What’s in store when Windows 10 launches

Android and iOS apps will run on Windows 10

News

Microsoft announced it will allow developers to port their apps to the platform, not merely allow for emulation

Visual Studio Code: Everything you need to know

In-depth

Free, cross-platform code editor unveiled at Microsoft's Build conference

Inside the HoloLens

First look

Hands (and eyes) on with Microsoft’s 3D augmented reality headset

Microsoft Windows Server 2016 preview hits timing snag

News

Current preview will expire next week, but no replacement will be offered until May

Microsoft turns off DNT in IE and Spartan by default

Privacy
News

The company decided to change its thinking following the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) recommendations

Microsoft Surface 3 tablet runs full fat Windows

News

The slimmed down tablet is more akin to the Surface Pro 3, with a cheaper price tag and lower-rate Atom class processor

Microsoft to pre-install Office apps on third-party devices

News

Tech giant signs new deal to bundle productivity software with select devices from OEMs

Bill Gates urges world to prepare for next disease outbreak

News

Microsoft’s co-founder explained the next epidemic could have more detrimental impact than Ebola unless organisations pr

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