Published: July 20, 2021
The United States, the European Union, NATO and other world powers on Monday accused the Chinese government of a broad array of malicious cyber activities, blaming its Ministry of State Security and hackers allegedly linked to it for a sophisticated attack on Microsofts widely used email server software earlier this year.
Published: June 11, 2021
One day in December 2014, Kareem Choudry - now the corporate vice president of Microsoft cloud gaming - and his team walked into Xbox chief Phil Spencers office with an Xbox One console. On that device, they booted up "Perfect Dark Zero," an Xbox 360 launch title.
Published: May 24, 2021
Justin Millman has always fixed things. He tinkered with gadgets before opening a repair shop in Westbury, N.Y., a few blocks south of the Long Island Expressway. Students from a nearby school started trickling in with their busted devices, and business was brisk enough that Millman worked only on those. Each month he now fixes about 2,000 iPads and Chromebooks, computers that, since the pandemic, have become education essentials.
Published: March 25, 2021
Microsoft's latest takeover targets have baffled some analysts and investors who are well aware of the company's spotty track record in consumer businesses and social media. What's the appeal, they wonder, in digital properties such as TikTok, Pinterest Inc. or now Discord Inc., a chat app that's popular with gamers?
Published: March 09, 2021
The large number of foreign tourists visiting each year includes a large group that has started to look at condominiums to buy, so they can have a place to stay when they visit Phuket.Some also sought additional rental income when they were not in residence.
Published: October 13, 2020
SEATTLE - Microsoft has taken legal steps to dismantle one of the world's largest botnets, an effort it says is aimed at thwarting criminal hackers who might seek to snarl state and local computer systems used to maintain voter rolls or report on election results.
Published: September 15, 2020
Oracle edged out rival Microsoft in negotiations for the U.S. operations of TikTok, people familiar with the talks said, as the Chinese-owned music-video app attempts to avoid getting shut down in a clash between the world's two superpowers.
Published: September 08, 2020
Microsoft has recently unveiled Asia Pacific findings from the latest edition of its Security Endpoint Threat Report 2019, which found that Sri Lanka experienced the highest cryptocurrency mining encounters across the region in the last year.
Published: August 01, 2020
President Donald Trump plans to sign an order forcing China's ByteDance to sell off the U.S. portion of TikTok, and Microsoft is the leading suitor in contention to purchase it.