Microsoft has stated that they will be building new data centers in India to help create a local footprint in the second largest country by population in an effort to boost cloud adoption.
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Microsoft has opened up a new site, called the Prediction Lab, that the company will use to help predict political outcomes for every 2014 US race as well as other topics too.
Microsoft has pushed out an update for all of its Bing apps that switches the name to MSN which signals the relaunch of the MSN brand and allows Bing to focus on its search service.
Bill Gates, the founder and former CEO of Microsoft, is still one of the richest Americans and thanks to a jump in stock price, his wealth has continued to grow during the past year.
As Microsoft gears up to talk about the next release of Windows, the company is putting feedback at the heart of the conversation and is looking to deploy a near real-time telemetry system.
Later this week, Microsoft will start to talk about the next major installment of its operating system but we have a few last minute bits of information to share before Microsoft goes public
Another bit of information has surfaced that says Windows 9 will be free for those who are upgrading from Windows 8, which aligns to previous rumors about the cost for upgrading.
Thanks to a mistake by Microsoft, we have gotten an early look at the staging ground for the upcoming technical preview and for those curious, the .iso will weigh in at around 4 GB.
Thanks to a website that went up a bit early, Microsoft's pitch to the enterprise about why they should go fwith Windows 9 is starting to come into focus ahead of the company's official announcement
Microsoft will be launching an insiders program for the next preview program of the upcoming release of Windows that will give users access to preview builds and allow you to provide feedback.
On Tuesday of the upcoming week, Microsoft will start to pull back the covers on its upcoming operating system and at the same time, the company is expected to give the product its new name.
The story of the Surface mini is a tale of last minute cancellation and turmoil - and with the kill order coming from the top, there is a good chance the device may be done for good.
Every so often, we see Microsoft build projects that are not necessarily for sale but to show what can be done when barriers are knocked down; the Cube is an art project with a lot of cool technology.
Microsoft held a small celebration on its campus today for the release of Forza Horizon 2 and it involved exotic sports cars and the company selling the game to employees ahead of release.
Thanks to the drama surrounding the iPhone 6 Plus, which some users report is 'bending' under normal conditions, Apple showed off its testing facility that is apparently still running Windows XP.
The Surface mini failed to appear at Microsoft's keynote in the spring, having been pulled at the last minute, but thousands of the devices were made - and we got to spend some time with one.
Microsoft has released a new Windows Phone commercial that once again shows how Cortana is better than Siri and also highlights the recently launched Lumia 635 Windows Phone too.
Microsoft has released a new video that highlights how its Surface is being used in the NFL, which is part of a 400 million dollar advertising partnership the company formed with the NFL.
Microsoft is building Cortana in to Windows 9 and the thinking behind this move is profound, as the company hopes to use the digital assistant to nudge more users towards its mobile platform.
Microsoft has published a new page that will help keep you updated on Cortana's new features which will be helpful considering how quickly updates are being pushed out for the platform.
Microsoft has announced its Chromecast competitor and it's a name only an accountant could love: Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter. The device will cost you $60 and is coming in October.
Microsoft's Joe Belfiore posted on Twitter that they are hoping to push out an updated for those of you who participate in the preview program that will address several issues including HTC support.
Microsoft has announced changes to its Student Advantage program that provides students with access to Office, making it even easier for them to get their hands on its productivity suite.
With the iPhone 6 now out, and Nokia's top-of-the-line Lumia Icon readily available too, we put their two cameras against each other to see who has the better glass at the top end of the market.
Apple has announced that they sold a total of 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices over the weekend which is a personal best for the company and shows that there was pent up demand for a new phone.
Microsoft has sent out a notice that they will have to delay the launch of the Xbox One in China but that it will still be released by the end of the year as it ties up loose ends.
It looks like Cortana has gotten another feature in the past few weeks as the personal digital assistant can now define words which can be helpful for those who are studying the English language.
Microsoft's app stores have often been accused of lacking quality apps and that they are lower quality than their Apple and Google counterparts but Microsoft hopes to change that image in new videos.
Microsoft has announced that they are doubling all of the free storage on mobile platforms if you enable the auto-upload feature to backup your photos; but you have to act quick to get the offer.
This week, Microsoft announced that they had purchased the studio behind Minecraft and today, Phil Spencer has said that they will bring the popular game to Windows Phone.
In the next major update to Windows, it looks like Microsoft will improve scaling for those of you who have high resolution monitors or have purchased a Surface Pro 3.
In the next iteration of Windows, the new Start menu will sync its color to the desktop wallpaper that you are using and new images highlight this feature thanks to a new leak.
Microsoft announced layoffs today and part of the cuts involved the company's research center in Silicon Valley, where the doors will be shut permanently on Friday.
Microsoft has confirmed that 2100 jobs were cut today as part of the previously announced 18,000 layoffs, with 747 coming from the state of Washington and the rest from other offices.
Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's former CEO, has offered his congratulations on the purchase of Minecraft, but his statement on the dividend seems to suggest that the company may have been considering more.
A new screenshot from Windows 9 build 9821 has been spotted in the wild but this older build does not reveal much, showing off the new Start menu and Windows Explorer.
For those who have not been watching the nightly news, there is a big vote coming up in Scotland where that country could leave the United Kingdom and become an independent country.
Apple has released the next major update to iOS today, iOS 8, and if you want to get it on to your device today, we have the links and the process to update your device after the jump.
Microsoft has silently cut the fee for those of you who have developer accounts with the company, which is a good move considering that they need as many developers as possible for their ecosystem.
Thanks to a new job posting over on Microsoft's careers website, we now know that the company is gearing up to change how Windows ships, which is likely related to their rapid release cycle.
Microsoft has said that two new individuals will be joining the company board and that two will be leaving as well. Those that are departing are Dave Marquardt and Dina Dublon to retire from board.
Germany has stated that they feel Google should be more open about its search engine formula since they have a dominant position in the market, but you can bet Google will push back.
Microsoft is expected to announce its second round of layoffs this week, according to insiders, but these layoffs are part of the original 18,000 layoffs that were announced this past summer.
Microsoft has announced today that it's OneNote application is now available for your smart watch and integrates with Google Now too for even easier use on these ultra-portable devices.
Do you have a large smartphone or a small tablet? If you do, Microsoft has released a new keyboard that could be your new best friend if you like to get work done on your device.
Apple's iPhone 6 will be released on Friday and it will come with NFC - but if you were thinking that the company might let you build apps that make most of this this new feature, think again.
Microsoft has announced that they are holding a press event in San Francisco on September 30th, where it will be talking about the next version of Windows and the enterprise.
Thanks the leak of a build of Windows 9, we can see that Wi-Fi Sense that first was made available on Windows Phone will be coming to the desktop OS with the update
Thanks to the leak of a build of Windows 9, we are now seeing many of the upcoming features being unveiled including the fact that Cortana will be a key part of the next generation of Windows.
The rumors were true - Microsoft has announced this morning that the company is going to be buying the studio that makes the popular cross-platform game, Minecraft.