Inside the HoloLens

Reviews

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

Privacy

Microsoft turns off DNT in IE and Spartan by default

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

Microsoft developing advanced Cortana for Android and Apple devices

News

Cortana, Microsoft’s ‘personal assistant’ software, will reportedly be available on Apple and Android

Outlook.com support for Facebook & Google Chat axed by Microsoft

News

Microsoft is dropping Facebook and Google Chat support from Outlook.com, and pushing Skype as an alternative

botnet

Europol shuts down Ramnit botnet that infected 3.2m PCs

News

Europol leads operation to knock five-year-old botnet out of action

Microsoft working to fix Outlook encryption flaw

News

The company said it will be finding a solution to the iOS and Android bugs causing corporate data policies to be ignored

Microsoft hints at ‘Windows 365’ subscription service

News

Microsoft has filed to trademark ‘Windows 365’, sparking speculation that it’s planning a subscription service

Microsoft Office set for Cortana “Work Assistant”

News

Virtual assistant Cortana could soon be a feature of Microsoft Office for Windows Phone

Microsoft supercharges Yammer with Android Wear & Handoff support

News

Collaboration tool now works with smartwatches

Microsoft to invest in CyanogenMod

News

Microsoft may be investing in CyanogenMod, which could unseat Google from the top of the smartphone market

Microsoft: IoT security is our priority

News

Redmond welcomed Federal Trade Commission’s guidelines on Internet of Things

Microsoft buys Revolution Analytics for big data boost

News

The combined solutions will allow companies to use the power of R and data science

Windows 10: What we know about Project Spartan

News

Next generation web browser supports native PDFs and annotations

Windows 10: Start menus, and Microsoft's holographic vision

Analysis & Insight

For most users, it will be a new browser – and the return of the start menu in Windows 10 – which are most welcome

Minecraft wasn't hacked, but users may have been hit by malware

News

Despite email addresses and passwords being leaked, the company said it was not attacked by hackers

Microsoft patents location-aware sound & display smartphone settings

News

The so-called Inconspicuous Mode will adapt settings according to where you are and what you're doing

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