"Over a year into the pandemic, digital adoption curves aren't slowing down. They're accelerating, and it's just the beginning," said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.
Reports surfaced last month that in a bid to enter the competitive social media market, Microsoft may acquire popular chat and communications platform Discord for more than $10 billion.
"Today's court-authorised removal of the malicious web shells demonstrates the Department's commitment to disrupt hacking activity using all of our legal tools, not just prosecutions," Assistant Attorney
"Additionally, most accessories feature a dedicated Teams button to bring Teams to the front of a crowded screen or quickly join your next meeting," Microsoft said in a statement on Tuesday.
According to a CNBC report citing sources on Sunday, Microsoft first approached Nuance in December last year.
An archive with data purportedly scraped from 500 million LinkedIn profiles has been put for sale on a popular hacker forum, with another 2 million records leaked as a proof-of-concept sample by people behind the hack.
In a statement to The Verge, a company spokesperson said that based on its continued consultation with health and data experts, "we've shifted our earliest date for the full opening of our US worksites to September 7, 2021".
Microsoft Build 2020 was also organised digital-only. The company uses "Build" conference, usually attended by over 5,000 people, to showcase new technologies and features for its Office and Windows products.
The US Army, this week, said that it will work with Microsoft on the production phase of the Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) programme as it moves from rapid prototyping to production and rapid fielding.
Offices will likely open in April, "based on specific criteria that include increases in vaccine availability and downward trends in COVID-19 cases," Google said in a statement on Wednesday.
"We're doing some early tests to create a unique audio experience connected to your professional identity," LinkedIn said in a statement.
The key vulnerabilities in the Microsoft business email servers have left cyber security experts flummoxed as this free-for-all attack opportunity is now being exploited by vast numbers of criminal gangs
The company also introduced fellowships for students with companies in India and extended its enterprise licenses to over 1,000 new startups in the country.
Power Automate Desktop for Windows 10 empowers businesses to automate repetitive and manual tasks and focus on higher-value work to achieve more.
Remote job postings on Microsoft-owned LinkedIn has increased more than five times during the pandemic.
According to a report in TechCrunch, the App Drivers & Couriers Union (ADCU) has identified seven cases of "failed facial recognition and other identity checks" leading to drivers losing their jobs and licence revocation action by TfL.
Called 'Microsoft Exchange On-Premises Mitigation Tool', the security feature has been tested across Exchange Server 2013, 2016, and 2019 deployments.
The update will be available for anyone affected - specifically those on Windows 10 versions 1803, 1809, 1909, 2004, 20H2, and Insiders on 21H1.