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Microsoft’s new Xbox controller puts disabled players back in the game

May 21, 2018

The new $100 Xbox Adaptive Controller lets you plug in the gadgets you need. It’s all about accessibility. Mike Luckett is a lifelong gamer. He started at the age of 5 nearly three decades ago, joining his older brother who was playing the original Super Mario Bros. title on the Nintendo Entertainment System. Within a few years, he was […]

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After Facebook and Google, Microsoft bans cryptocurrency ads from Bing

May 16, 2018

8 NEWS FLASH Governor invites BJP to form Karnataka government After Facebook and Google, Microsoft bans cryptocurrency ads from Bing By IANS | Updated: May 16, 2018, 10.49 AM IST Whatsapp Facebook Twitter LinkedIn gplus email message aPlus VIEW IN APP SAN FRANCISCO: After Facebook and Google, Microsoft has now banned advertisements showing cryptocurrencies and related products from its Bing search engine. “Because cryptocurrency and related […]

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Adobe Experience Cloud Selected by 24 Hour Fitness to Transform Customer Engagement

May 12, 2018

Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Adobe (Nasdaq: ADBE) on Wednesday announced an agreement with 24 Hour Fitness, one of the nation’s largest privately owned and operated fitness chains, to deploy Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Adobe Experience Cloudacross its network of more than 420 clubs nationwide. This will enable 24 Hour Fitness to dramatically enhance its ability to offer more personalized and unified […]

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Microsoft Launches $25-Million Programme to Use AI for Disabilities

May 8, 2018

Microsoft is launching a $25 million (roughly Rs. 168 crores) initiative to use artificial intelligence to build better technology for people with disabilities. CEO Satya Nadella announced the new “AI for Accessibility” effort as he kicked off Microsoft’s annual conference for software developers. The Build conference in Seattle is meant to foster enthusiasm for the company’s latest ventures in cloud computing, artificial intelligence, […]

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Microsoft’s Latest Earnings Shows Cloud Growth, But Don’t Forget About Windows

April 30, 2018

Microsoft reported another strong quarterly sales gain primarily from its push into cloud computing and related cloud software. The business technology giant said Thursday that revenue jumped 16% to $26.8 billion during its fiscal third quarter ending Mar. 31, exceeding the $25.8 billion expected by analysts. But despite beating projections, Microsoft’s (MSFT, +1.65%) stock was up only about […]

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Microsoft Declares an Astounding USD 36.8Bn in Revenue Through Growth in Cloud, Office

April 29, 2018

Microsoft returned $6.3 billion to shareholders in the form of dividends and share repurchases in the third quarter of the fiscal year 2018, an increase of 37 percent. Driven by consistent growth in its Office and Cloud offerings, Microsoft has posted revenue of $26.8 billion and net income of $7.4 billion in its third quarter […]

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Accelerating digital transformation with the spring 2018 release for Dynamics 365 and Business Application Platform

April 27, 2018

James Phillips – Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Business Applications Group Today I’m thrilled to announce the spring 2018 release for Microsoft Business Applications. We’re unleashing a wave of innovation across the entire product line with hundreds of new capabilities and features in three core areas: new business applications; new intelligent capabilities infused throughout; and transformational […]

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Trusted Cyber Physical Systems looks to protect your critical infrastructure from modern threats in the world of IoT

April 27, 2018

This week at Hannover Messe 2018 in Germany, we are excited to demonstrate how Microsoft is utilizing its more than 25 years of embedded and hardware security experience with a new project codenamed Trusted Cyber Physical Systems (TCPS). This solution seeks to provide end-to-end security that is resilient to today’s cyber-attacks so our industrial customers […]

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Microsoft and C3 IoT collaborate to speed up AI and IoT in the enterprise

April 24, 2018

A strategic team up between Microsoft and C3 IoT will lead to the creation of a “better together” solution and go-to-market initiatives which speed up the application development of enterprise AI and IoT. The “better together” solution, comprising of the C3 IoT Platform – a low-code, highly productive PaaS for scaling AI and IoT throughout […]

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Microsoft Introduces Azure Sphere For Securing IoT Devices

April 21, 2018

Microsoft has introduced “Azure Sphere”, the industry’s first holistic platform to create secured, connected microcontroller unit (MCU) devices on the “intelligent edge”. To help enterprises secure their data and networks against growing cyber attacks, Microsoft has announced new intelligent security tools and technologies for Internet of Things (IoT) and edge devices. The company introduced “Azure […]

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