Microsoft

Microsoft's Surface Duo arrives 10 September
Google Android

Microsoft's Surface Duo arrives 10 September

Microsoft's dual-screen Android phone finally arrives and will cost $1,399
12 Aug 2020
How many call participants is too many?
video conferencing

How many call participants is too many?

We’ve all been on calls trying to get a word in, but virtual meetings are about to get more crowded…
7 Aug 2020
Trump’s demand for cut of TikTok sale could face legal challenge
social media

Trump’s demand for cut of TikTok sale could face legal challenge

The Fifth Amendment could prevent a potential fee attached to Microsoft’s TikTok acquisition
5 Aug 2020
Microsoft tripled bug bounty payouts to $13.7m last year
vulnerability

Microsoft tripled bug bounty payouts to $13.7m last year

The figure is more than double Google’s payout for 2019 and was divided among 327 security researchers
5 Aug 2020
Microsoft won't reopen its offices until January 2021
Business operations

Microsoft won't reopen its offices until January 2021

The software giant is planning a six-stage "hybrid" approach for the reopening of its offices in the US
3 Aug 2020
Microsoft Teams now supports third-party apps
video conferencing

Microsoft Teams now supports third-party apps

Polly, Open Agora, iCIMS, Miro and HireVue are reportedly building apps for the platform
21 Jul 2020
Microsoft prepares single-screen Windows 10X release for spring 2021
operating systems

Microsoft prepares single-screen Windows 10X release for spring 2021

A dual-screen variant of the OS will reportedly follow in spring 2022
21 Jul 2020
Microsoft Launcher 6 update appears to be prepping for Surface Duo
Google Android

Microsoft Launcher 6 update appears to be prepping for Surface Duo

New viewing mode seems perfect for the new dual-screen smart device
17 Jul 2020
Don't like Chromium Edge? Here's how to revive the old Edge
web browser

Don't like Chromium Edge? Here's how to revive the old Edge

Microsoft’s forced update to new Edge rubbed some people the wrong way
7 Jul 2020
Microsoft Azure Digital Twins previews new features
Azure interface
Cloud

Microsoft Azure Digital Twins previews new features

New Azure Digital Twins has features designed to drive the creation of IoT-connected solutions
30 Jun 2020
Microsoft releases Windows File Recovery app
data recovery

Microsoft releases Windows File Recovery app

The new command line tool can retrieve deleted files from your hard drive
30 Jun 2020
Microsoft might release the dual-screen Surface Duo next month
Mobile Phones

Microsoft might release the dual-screen Surface Duo next month

Hoping to beat Samsung to the punch, Microsoft is reportedly pushing up its release date
16 Jun 2020
Microsoft Teams adds background effects and live captions
video conferencing

Microsoft Teams adds background effects and live captions

Video conferencing software gets more updates to better compete against Zoom
15 Jun 2020
Microsoft Surface Go 2 review: Same size, bigger ambition
Laptops

Microsoft Surface Go 2 review: Same size, bigger ambition

Microsoft’s new budget 2-in-1 is a refined and beautifully portable success
8 Jun 2020
Can Microsoft's new approach to AI erase the memory of Tay?
artificial intelligence (AI)

Can Microsoft's new approach to AI erase the memory of Tay?

How one disastrous AI project inspired a new way of thinking at Microsoft
30 May 2020
The IT Pro Podcast: Microsoft Build goes virtual
Development

The IT Pro Podcast: Microsoft Build goes virtual

We dig into some of the most important announcements from this year’s show
22 May 2020
Microsoft, in collaboration with OpenAI, unveils AI supercomputer
artificial intelligence (AI)

Microsoft, in collaboration with OpenAI, unveils AI supercomputer

AI models and tools to be opened to developers through AI at Scale Initiative
21 May 2020
Microsoft announces Lists, a new app for Teams, SharePoint and Outlook
Microsoft Office

Microsoft announces Lists, a new app for Teams, SharePoint and Outlook

Microsoft’s all-new Lists tool will launch this summer
21 May 2020
Microsoft launches public cloud service for health care
cloud computing

Microsoft launches public cloud service for health care

The tech giant, No. 2 in the cloud infrastructure market, plans to introduce several industry-specific cloud offerings
21 May 2020
FedEx and Microsoft team up to transform commerce
Microsoft Windows

FedEx and Microsoft team up to transform commerce

FedEx Surround to provide businesses with near real-time shipping analytics
20 May 2020
Microsoft Build 2020: More than 50 products unveiled during online-only conference
Development

Microsoft Build 2020: More than 50 products unveiled during online-only conference

Cloud, collaboration and AI take centre stage at this year’s developer conference
20 May 2020
Hackers spoof new Azure AD and Microsoft 365 sign-in pages
Microsoft Azure

Hackers spoof new Azure AD and Microsoft 365 sign-in pages

Nefarious hackers waste no time spoofing new sign-in pages
18 May 2020
Microsoft CEO warns against permanent remote working
remote access

Microsoft CEO warns against permanent remote working

Satya Nadella says companies risk losing out on a connected workforce
18 May 2020