Microsoft Corporation

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Name: Microsoft Corporation
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 15 mins ago - 80 reports

Chinese gov't launches official investigation of Microsoft

Inspectors of the Chinese government launched Monday an official investigation at the Microsoft offices in the Asian nation for reasons not yet specified, a company spokeswoman told the South China Morning Post.The investigators, from the State Administration ... [Published EFE - 1 hour ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 18 mins ago - 12 reports

Surface 3 Rumors Heat Up

is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile .Microsoft didn’t revamp much of its tablet line when it announced the Surface Pro 3 earlier this summer. New rumors indicate the company is planning to rectify that with what could be simply called the Surface ... [Published Gotta Be Mobile - 1 hour ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 25 mins ago - 50 reports

Microsoft’s Cortana embarrasses Siri in new commercial

By Malarie GokeyMicrosoft’s Cortana outshines Siri in a new commercial, helping a man wish his wife a happy anniversary and other related tasks. Essentially, Cortana wants you to know that anything Siri can do, she can do better.The post appeared first ... [Published Palestine Telegraph - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 4 reports

Microsoft Says the US Never Asked to Put a Backdoor in Its Software

Microsoft is one of the companies whose name has often been involved in spying scandals, mostly after Eduard Snowden’s revelations that were aimed at the secret campaigns launched by the United States government.Microsoft’s officials have always denied ... [Published Softpedia - 26 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 30 mins ago - 13 reports

Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Leaks Teases 7-Inch Devices

A "phablet" is the familiar portmanteau describing the popular desire to wrap a smartphone and a tablet into one package. The Lumia 1520 (pictured above) is an extreme example of the idea, a six-inch candy-colored smartphone that pushed the Windows Phone ... [Published Gizmodo - 30 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Microsoft's channel 9 gives a tour of some Microsoft buildings, lots of Windows 2000 nostalgia

Microsoft’s Channel 9 has released its 100 th episode of the Defrag Tools series and in this episode, they go on a tour of some of the Microsoft offices. This week’s edition has them visit the offices of Chad Beeder and Andrew Richards, and talk about ... [Published Neowin.net - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 4 reports

Company Update (NASDAQ:MSFT): Why Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Is Declining Today

[at TheStreet] – Microsoft (MSFT) shares are down after the company announced that it faced a surprise inspection at several of its Chinese offices by China’s State Administration for Industry and Commerce.Read more on this.Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) ... [Published Jutia Group - 2 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 10 reports

Microsoft Cloud Growth Drives Strong Fourth-Quarter Results

First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 5 reports

Layoffs cool Microsoft employees' opinion of CEO Satya Nadella

06:11 AM ET Computerworld - Although Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's approval rating before the company's biggest-ever layoff was high enough to place him in the top 30 of U.S. chief executives, the percentage of employees, both current and former, who ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 4 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 17 reports

Microsoft Announces Upcoming Update For Nokia X Series Devices

Microsoft today announced that Nokia X, Nokia X+, and Nokia XL users can expect to see some brand new features and enhancements coming via this new update. Find the list of new features in the update below, New Multi-tasking: Move smoothly from one open ... [Published WMPoweruser.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 6 reports

Microsoft expands program to offer transitioning service members training for tech jobs

/PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that its Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA), a 16-week program that provides IT training to eligible U.S. active-duty transitioning service members, is now operating at Camp Pendleton in California ... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - 5 hours ago]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 10 reports

Windows Phone's next update will support smart cases and giant devices

Windows Phone 8.1 may have only just reached the general public , but it's already in line for a surprisingly large update. Microsoft has posted developer documents (sign-in required) for Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1, a tweak that fills in a few key ... [Published Engadget Mobile - Jul 27 2014]

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...acknowledging that DirectWrite had been a top user request for years, software engineer Emil Eklund explained in a blog post that switching to it "required extensive re-architecting and streamlining of Chrome's font rendering engine."
...But 60 percent of the 1,100 respondents surveyed said they expect their staffing levels to remain unchanged. "Overall, only 28 percent of companies said they plan to do more hiring in the coming year, but 35 percent of companies with more than 250 employees plan to add staff. And only 4 percent of all firms plan to reduce IT staff" the article says. The study also reported that the average IT budget this year is $253,000
...to support customers worldwide with Microsoft technology," said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. "As customers' needs evolved, these partners made the right investments to grow their businesses with Microsoft and are now well-positioned to take advantage of new opportunities in fiscal year 2015 and beyond."
...Wills told Education Week in the lead-up to the 2014 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship[2], which kicks off today in Anaheim, Calif. "There are so many bad PowerPoints ou..."

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Ex-RadiumOne CEO Gurbaksh Chahal Rebounds with ... [Published India-West - 25 mins ago]
Investing in climate change: A 25-stock index [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - 25 mins ago]
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Free Windows? [Published Computing.co.uk - 26 mins ago]
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Net@Work Announces ConnectPoint™ Integration So... [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - 27 mins ago]
FitBit becomes default wearable for Windows Pho... [Published TechRadar.com - 29 mins ago]
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Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Leaks Teases 7-Inch ... [Published Gizmodo - 30 mins ago]
Fitbit comes to Windows Phone 8.1 [Published Neowin.net - 31 mins ago]
Microsoft False Positives: "The update is not a... [Published Jive SBS Syndication Feed - 38 mins ago]
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Exchange 2013 / Exchange 2010: Database availab... [Published TechNet Blogs - 13 mins ago]
Although Exchange no longer uses shared storage, it can be deployed in clustered environments where shared storage is used. The storage is not actually shared between nodes as was the case with traditional clustering. Instead, the storage is presented ...
Rising Share Prices Could Ignite A New Tech Acq... [Published TechCrunch - 26 mins ago]
 In early 2014, a number of high-profile acquisitions were locked in at prices that many found confusing. The good times are probably coming back.Companies that compete across numerous technology strata like Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Facebook are ...
Microsoft False Positives: "The update is not a... [Published Jive SBS Syndication Feed - 38 mins ago]
div class="jive-rendered-content"> One of the most common false positive cases we see from a support perspective is a situation where Nexpose reports a vulnerability because a specific patch is not installed, but when you try to apply the patch, the ...
Fitbit for Windows Phone released [Published SlashGear - 1 hour ago]
Fitbit for Windows Phone has launched, bringing support for the popular fitness tracker to Microsoft's smartphone platform. The new software not only acts as a companion for synchronizing wearables like the Fitbit Flex, but can also do basic step tracking ...
Microsoft takes aim at Siri (again) with first ... [Published Ars Technica - 1 hour ago]
Happy Anniversary. Microsoft started running ads making fun of Siri last year to promote Windows 8 tablets. However, the Windows devices in those commercials were always mute: until now, Microsoft didn't have a virtual personal assistant of its own to ...
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Another Quarter of Double Digit Growth for Apple [Published Wall Street Journal Tech News Briefing - Jul 23 2014]
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Wall Street ends higher; tech giants report [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 23 2014]
Wall Street ends higher; tech giants report [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 23 2014]
We heart iPhones and other news after the bell [Published MarketWatch Morning Stock Talk - Jul 22 2014]
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Insight Recognized as Microsoft Cloud Sales Ach... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - 15 mins ago]
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IT Market in Qatar 2014-2018: Key Vendors are H... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 25 2014]
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