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Microsoft to cut up to 7800 jobs for restructuring Phone business

Microsoft announced today its plans to restructure phone business and in doing so announced reduction of up to 7800 positions mainly in the phone business. The plans of restructuring phone business was outlined in a mail from Microsoft CEO Satya […]

Nokia’s ex-CEO Stephen Elop quits Microsoft

Nokia’s ex-CEO Stephen Elop who joined Microsoft as a head of Microsoft Devices Group (MDG) is leaving the company. The news broke out when Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft addressed an email to his employees about the organisational re-alignment and […]

Microsoft Translator Partner Alliance Program

Microsoft Translator Partner Alliance Program launched

Microsoft has announced the Microsoft Translator Partner Alliance Program. With this program, Microsoft makes sure that they have a strong partnership with their partners so as to meet customers’ needs and drive innovation. The Microsoft Translator Partner Alliance Program will […]

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Microsoft invests in Subsea Fiber to connect Datacenters worldwide

With a plan to make stronger connections across Pacific and Atlantic oceans, Microsoft recently announced the investment in subsea fiber cables. The Company has been significantly investing in the fiber partnerships for last nine months with and aim to connect […]

Verizon to acquire AOL Inc. for $4.4 billion

American mobile giant Verizon Communications Inc. had decided to buy AOL Inc. for $4.4 billion. After the acquisition, AOL will be included as a separate division in Verizon. The transaction is however expected to be completed by summers this year. […]

Reports claim Microsoft smartphones infringe on two InterDigital patents

Microsoft is likely to face a ban on importing handsets into the US after a ruling issued by the International Trade Commission. The commission noted, Microsoft had used technology for which InterDigital owns the patents without obtaining the relevant permission. […]

Microsoft Bags Global Randstad Award First Time In 15 Years

Money doesn’t always buy happiness, job satisfaction is important too. An office that has a family feel in terms of workplace culture with immense facilities on site for employees can be rightly recognized as ‘Great Place to Work’. For the […]

Microsoft earnings for Fiscal Year 2015 Q3 released

Microsoft Corp. on Thursday announced its revenues for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 grew to $21.7 billion. The upward growth in the revenue was contributed by increased usage of services like Microsoft Azure, Office 365, Bing and Xbox Live. […]

Microsoft acquires Datazen, a Mobile Business Intelligence company

Microsoft has announced an acquisition of Datazen Software which is an industry leader in the area of mobile business intelligence. Datazen Software is an industry leader in mobile business intelligence, KPIs, and data visualization for mobile platforms like Windows, iOS […]

5 ways Microsoft changed the World in 40 years

Microsoft has been around for the past 40 years. The company recently recently celebrated its anniversary and Bill Gates even sent out a letter to all employees, where he talked about how great the software giant is. How Microsoft changed […]

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Microsoft Corporation’s announced Job Cuts on Track

As employees of Microsoft Corporation and the industry digest further job cuts announced by the company, they are not unexpected claims the company. Confirming the job cuts, the company reported that the new phase of job cuts were part of […]

Microsoft strengthens its partnership with KPMG

Microsoft Corporation has announced a strategic partnership with popular consulting group KPMG to collaboratively deliver new innovative solutions in data and analytics, cloud compliance and transformation and business solution. Microsoft collaborates with KPMG The new strategic collaboration between KPMG and Microsoft is […]

Microsoft exploring ways to hire people with Autism

In a big push to fill out its ranks at various positions, Microsoft on the eve of World Autism Day announced it will hire individuals with Autism. The statement about the pilot program came at the United Nations offices in […]

Intel, Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Huawei among top R&D spenders

Among the companies that spend a fortune of their revenue on research and development, Huawei is among the front runners. The recently released annual performance report by Huawei says that the company spent 40.8 yuan in research and development in […]

Microsoft turns 40 on April 4th, and still going strong

4th April is a day that should be well appreciated by geeks around the world. This day is extremely important in the calendar; because this is the day when Microsoft turns 40. Microsoft turns 40 – The incredible journey Microsoft […]


Microsoft establishes a new company called called Microsoft Payments

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), according to applications filed before regulatory bodies, may be working on a potential online payment system, exclusive to its platform. The suggestion that the Redmond-giant may have a new service for mobile-payment up its sleeve was accidently […]

Microsoft committed to the Values of Net Neutrality: VP

India remains a key market for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) just like other emerging markets that have in the recent past shown their huge potential affirms Gurdeep Singh Pall, vice president for voice and video calling service Skype. The Birla Institute […]

Microsoft buys LiveLoop

Microsoft buys LiveLoop, an Office Collaborator app

After the acquisitions of email App developer Acompli in December and popular Calendar App Sunrise in February, Microsoft has now bought LiveLoop, an Office Collaborator App, to share PowerPoint Presentations online easily. LiveLoop helps multiple users to simultaneously collaborate on […]

Samsung to pre-install Microsoft applications on its devices

Microsoft Corp. yesterday announced that they had entered into a global partnership with Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., to bring Microsoft mobile productivity services and applications to consumers and business customers. The partnership further strengthens Microsoft’s commitment on its mobile-first, cloud-first vision, […]

Microsoft aims to earn money by providing freemium products

Microsoft is offering a free upgrade to Windows 10 for users of Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1. After offering freemium games, it has announced “freemium” products for Xbox and PC console users of Windows 10. It is even […]

Microsoft and Fuji Xerox enters new cross-licensing agreement

On Thursday, 19th March, Microsoft made an announcement that it is updating their cross-licensing agreement with Fuji Xerox. The cross-licensing agreement between Fuji Xerox Co. Ltd and Microsoft Technology, first happened in 2007, where both the companies had agreed to […]

Microsoft collaborates with various organizations to bring value to customers

The Microsoft Convergence 2015 that took place recently in Atlanta, brought about a lot of new announcements from Microsoft. One of these announcements was Microsoft’s collaboration with various industry leaders in order to bring value to the customers. This collaboration […]