Microsoft

Microsoft Rehires Former Company Executive

Chief executive of Microsoft Corporation, Satya Nadella, has decided to bring back the former company executive Kurt DelBene to advise him on technology and business strategy in a sign that the CEO wishes to ensure that his firm doesn’t miss out on the coming technological revolutions and waves. After retiring from Microsoft two years ago, Kurt BelBene had taken up…...
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Games

Microsoft Offering New Deals for Xbox 360

Microsoft has recently released some very interesting deals for Xbox 360, an indication that the company doesn’t plan to neglect its previous generation console in favor of its latest and newest console, the Xbox One. The Xbox Wire Staff announced the three Spring Value bundles for the Xbox 360 on Tuesday. These bundles include the 500 GB Xbox 360 with…...
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Automotive

Ford Turns to Microsoft for Building Car-Connected Services

Ford Motor Co is turning to Microsoft, one of its early technology partners for getting assistance for expanding its car-connected services. The automaker is planning to offer numerous features this year through its Social Delivery Network and one of them includes the ability of automatically updating its new Snyc 3 infotainment system wirelessly. The Azure platform of Microsoft, which is…...
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Samsung and Microsoft Settle Contract Dispute

In a statement made by the software giant on Monday, Microsoft Corp announced that a contract dispute of the company with Samsung Electronics regarding patent royalties had been settled. However, the terms of the settlement were declared as confidential and not mentioned to the public. Last year, the South Korean smartphone giant had been sued by Microsoft in a federal…...
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Microsoft Issues Patch For Tackling Vulnerabilities

After relatively quiet couple of months in terms of patches, Microsoft came back on Tuesday in full force with a patch for fixing the three zero day vulnerabilities, which should be attended to by administrators as soon as possible. The software maker issued a total of eight security bulletins that covered about 24 vulnerabilities, which had been discovered in Internet…...
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Microsoft’s Nadella Apologizes For Comments About Women’s Pay

Chief Executive of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, had to apologize to his staff after he said that women shouldn’t ask for a pay raise and should instead depend on the system for it. The CEO took charge of the company in February after Steve Ballmer and had told a conference, which was organized for celebrating women in the technology world, that…...
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Microsoft Scrambling to Fix Browser After Attacks

Over the weekend, a computer security firm reported a flaw in the widely used Internet Explorer browser that belongs to Redmond, Washington based Microsoft Corp. The company is now rushing to fix this bug because the security firm declared that the browser had already been exploited by hackers for attaching some of the prominent companies in the US. However, a…...
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Gaming Consoles

Microsoft Admits Disc Drive Issues While Celebrating 1 Million Sales

Since the beginning of 2013, every gamer all around the globe has been anticipating the release of the eighth generation consoles from Microsoft and Sony, the two giants that dominate the gaming industry. Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are the new generation of consoles and the whole of the gaming world were eagerly waiting as it has been a while…...
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Microsoft Pays Hacker For Discovering Security Holes

Tech companies are known to give rewards to hackers or researchers for discovering security holes in their security system. They also hire them for doing short term job related to security. As per the latest news, a British hacking expert will be receiving $100,000 from the American software giant, Microsoft Corp for finding and locating any security holes that exist…...
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Report: Microsoft Investors Want Bill Gates to Step Down

New reports have surfaced regarding the software giant, Microsoft Corp. According to them, the board of the company is being pressurized by three of the top Microsoft investors to force Bill Gates in stepping down from his role of Chairman. Bill Gates co-founded the company about 38 years ago and the company is now worth $277 billion. The Chief Executive…...
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