Microsoft

Microsoft and FireEye push for corporate breach reporting rules
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data protection

Microsoft and FireEye push for corporate breach reporting rules

The two companies believe companies should be able to report breaches without legal retribution
24 Feb 2021
Microsoft Surface Pro review: Still worth buying?
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Laptops

Microsoft Surface Pro review: Still worth buying?

Microsoft's hybrid may be four years old, but it still manages to pack a punch
24 Feb 2021
Microsoft is concerned with escalating web shell attacks
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hacking

Microsoft is concerned with escalating web shell attacks

140,000 malware tools discovered on average every month
12 Feb 2021
What is an MTA certificate?
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Careers & training

What is an MTA certificate?

The Microsoft credential could give your IT career a boost
5 Feb 2021
Microsoft’s “moonshot” climate initiative nets 6% carbon reduction
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Business strategy

Microsoft’s “moonshot” climate initiative nets 6% carbon reduction

Executive pay will be partially based on environmental performance in 2021
29 Jan 2021
Confluent strengthens strategic alliance with Microsoft
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Microsoft Azure

Confluent strengthens strategic alliance with Microsoft

Confluent’s fully managed Apache Kafka service is now directly available on Azure
29 Jan 2021
Windows 10 vs Windows 8.1: which is best for you?
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operating systems

Windows 10 vs Windows 8.1: which is best for you?

We rate Windows 10 and Windows 8.1 in a number of key categories for professional users
29 Jan 2021
Microsoft’s new vision-language model outranks humans at image captioning
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft’s new vision-language model outranks humans at image captioning

The company will integrate the new model into Azure Cognitive Services to support vision-language tasks
25 Jan 2021
Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?
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email providers

Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?

Which is the best for business and productivity? We put the two biggest email services head-to-head to find out
22 Jan 2021
Microsoft Surface Duo review: Progress is a double-edged sword
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Mobile Phones

Microsoft Surface Duo review: Progress is a double-edged sword

A stunning achievement that should make us rethink the role of the phone, but it’s far from perfect
20 Jan 2021
Microsoft unveils its new retail-focused cloud service
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Cloud

Microsoft unveils its new retail-focused cloud service

New service will help retailers develop intelligent supply chains
14 Jan 2021
Microsoft more than doubles file size limit for SharePoint, Teams, and OneDrive
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft more than doubles file size limit for SharePoint, Teams, and OneDrive

Increase will benefit businesses and individuals
14 Jan 2021
Big tech companies put political donations on hold following Capitol riots
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Business strategy

Big tech companies put political donations on hold following Capitol riots

Microsoft, Amazon, and Google among tech giants suspending political contributions
12 Jan 2021
Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug
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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug

The bug triggers forced reboots in affected systems, with no option to stop or delay it
11 Jan 2021
Microsoft launches Azure Health Bot
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft launches Azure Health Bot

Azure Health Bot succeeds Microsoft's AI-based Healthcare Bot
8 Jan 2021
Six key events that helped Microsoft dominate the PC platform
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operating systems

Six key events that helped Microsoft dominate the PC platform

Despite the rise of Macs and Chromebooks, Windows is still the OS of choice on new computers. How did it gain and maintain its position?
7 Jan 2021
Microsoft employees criticize the company's political donations
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Policy & legislation

Microsoft employees criticize the company's political donations

Workers call out disparity over public support for Biden transition
6 Jan 2021
Microsoft will soon offer 99.99% uptime for Azure Active Directory
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft will soon offer 99.99% uptime for Azure Active Directory

Microsoft’s current service level agreement for Azure AD stands at 99.9% per month
6 Jan 2021
Mindtree launches dedicated Microsoft business unit
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Microsoft Azure

Mindtree launches dedicated Microsoft business unit

From dedicated Microsoft go-to-market support to Azure training for employees, Mindtree goes all-in on Microsoft
15 Dec 2020
Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux
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containers

Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux

The service makes it possible to manage Linux and Windows-based containerized workloads side by side
15 Dec 2020
Microsoft Teams will soon make it easier to switch calls between devices
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video conferencing

Microsoft Teams will soon make it easier to switch calls between devices

Mid-call device swapping will join a host of other Microsoft Teams updates in 2021
14 Dec 2020
Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft redefine strategic partnership
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft redefine strategic partnership

The two companies have signed a seven-year agreement to help enterprise and mid-market customers accelerate digitalization
10 Dec 2020
Microsoft to offer top-secret cloud platform for classified data
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft to offer top-secret cloud platform for classified data

The technology giant is reportedly working with the US Government to secure accreditation for its new offering
8 Dec 2020
Zero-click 'wormable' RCE flaw uncovered in Microsoft Teams
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Security

Zero-click 'wormable' RCE flaw uncovered in Microsoft Teams

Researcher complains that Microsoft underscored the significance of the flaw, which could be triggered without user interaction
8 Dec 2020