Microsoft is shelving its plans to fully reopen its US offices next month. Microsoft isn’t providing a new date to employees, though. This latest delay follows a number of postponements…
TechCrunch had reported that Microsoft was in talks to invest in Oyo and was exploring ways to provide its technologies to the Indian startup, which is one of the most…
Microsoft also said that many of these hacking attempts in recent months were unsuccessful and most of these attempts were made on 7 drug companies based in USA, Canada, India, France and South Korea. Microsoft has blamed the attacks on three distinct hacker groups based in North Korea and Russia. Microsoft said the hackers groups are targeting these companies with spearphishing emails which masquerade as representatives from the World Health Organization (WHO) and enter these companies.
Microsoft has announced the addition of Hindi to its Text Analytics service to support customer Sentiment Analysis for businesses and organizations. Using this service, businesses and organizations can now find out what people think of their brand or topic as Text Analytics enables analyzing Hindi text. This will help brands reach out to Hindi-speaking customers to understand the customer’s sentiment about their products and services. Using this service, businesses and organizations can understand user feedback better.
Microsoft announced that in partnership with Eros Now, it has now successfully delivered internet to customers in the low-internet regions in India. This month-long pilot project took help from Microsoft Azure, Eros Now and Novopay to ensure successful content delivery for browsing and downloading to users in remote parts of India. Ravi Krishnaswamy, the Corporate Vice President Azure Global Industry, Microsoft also said “By helping customers in low bandwidth locations across India access the content of their choice, we can expand retail distribution opportunities, help media partners connect with more customers, and help customers connect with stories and content they love,”
Microsoft aims to becoming carbon negative by 2030, meaning that it plans to draw down more planet-heating carbon dioxide than it emits The company has been carbon neutral since 2012, canceling out its emissions by purchasing renewable energy and carbon offsets. It has started charging an internal fee on its business units for the greenhouse gases they generate as a way to get its divisions to slash their emissions.
Microsoft has introduced some cool AI features in the latest version of Powerpoint.
What if someone could cut the queue that Amazon is leading? That too, one which is right on the edge of retail and worth billions of dollars- the automated grocery…
In a recent experiment conducted by Google’s Deep Mind Artificial Intelligence researchers, AI agents were made to compete against each other in 40 million rounds of a fruit-gathering computer game.
Microsoft will end support for Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 from today. Microsoft will notify the users with an ‘End of Life’ notification and provide few final patches. The users will need to download the latest version of Internet Explorer (11) and along with Windows 10 Microsoft had also launched Edge.
Surface Pro 4, priced at Rs 89,990 will be exclusively available on Amazon and users can start placing orders from today. The device will be available in three variants. Also, a customer cannot order more than three units. Mircosoft has also launched Surface Pro 3 in four variants and is priced at Rs. 73,990.
Microsoft’s new publication is an anthology of short stories written by some of the well-known sci-fi authors around the globe. The authors of these stories were inspired by inside access to leading-edge work, including in-person visits to Microsoft’s research labs.
Nadella suggested the use of idle television broadcasting spectrum to operate devices developed by the local entrepreneurs; through this pilot Microsoft aims to help build low-cost Internet infrastructure in India.
Paytm will also facilitate and provide support to Microsoft service sales via their existing network of merchants across the country. Further, Paytm and Microsoft are also identifying the use of Microsoft Office 365 in enabling Paytm merchants to ensure easy inventory and account management.
Microsoft’s Linux based OS named Azure Cloud Switch (ACS) is built for devices like switches and routers. ACS wilalso run Switch Abstraction Interface to support multiple platforms and hardware with flexible capabilities to scale down the software and develop features required for better networking.
Microsoft is automatically downloading 3.5GB to 6GB Windows 10 files, even if the user hasn’t opted to upgrade, reports The Inquirer. The issue came into light, after one of Inquirer’s reader complained that a folder labeled ‘$Windows.~BT’ was taking up his disk space and slowing down his broadband.