Friday, September 24, 2021
- Advertisement -spot_img



Intelligent Cloud, PC sales help Microsoft log $41.7 billion revenue

"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.

Microsoft building new app store for Windows 10

"According to sources familiar with the matter, this new Store will pave the way to a revitalised storefront that's more open to both end-users and developers," reports Windows Central.

Discord ends talks with Microsoft for its $10B acquisition deal

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.

FBI says will remove backdoors from hacked Microsoft servers

"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

Microsoft’s new Surface headset has dedicated Teams buttons

"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.

Microsoft to buy speech-recognition firm Nuance for $16B: Report

According to a CNBC report citing sources on Sunday, Microsoft first approached Nuance in December last year.

After Facebook, LinkedIn now faces massive 500 million users’ data leak

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.

Microsoft pushes back reopening offices to September 7

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’s developer event ‘Build’ goes virtual again

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.

Microsoft kills Cortana on Android, iOS devices

"As we announced in July, we will soon be ending support for the Cortana app on Android and iOS, as Cortana continues its evolution as a productivity assistant," Microsoft said in an update

Microsoft, US Army join hands for 120,000 AR headsets deal

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.

Google aims to open United States offices this month

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.

LinkedIn working on Clubhouse-like audio networking feature

"We're doing some early tests to create a unique audio experience connected to your professional identity," LinkedIn said in a statement.

Multiple cyber threats lurking compromised systems: Microsoft

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

Microsoft-owned GitHub bets big on Indian developers, students

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.

Microsoft India making new RPA app available for Windows 10

Power Automate Desktop for Windows 10 empowers businesses to automate repetitive and manual tasks and focus on higher-value work to achieve more.

3 in 4 workers want flexible remote work to continue: Microsoft

Remote job postings on Microsoft-owned LinkedIn has increased more than five times during the pandemic.

Suspend Uber’s facial recognition checks in UK: Drivers’ union

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.

Microsoft releases tool to protect customers against server attack

Called 'Microsoft Exchange On-Premises Mitigation Tool', the security feature has been tested across Exchange Server 2013, 2016, and 2019 deployments.

Microsoft releases Windows 10 update to fix printing issue

The update will be available for anyone affected - specifically those on Windows 10 versions 1803, 1809, 1909, 2004, 20H2, and Insiders on 21H1.

Latest news

- Advertisement -spot_img
Telangana Today