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Skype Trademark Europe

Microsoft Might Be Forced To Rename Skype In Europe

The European odyssey continues for Microsoft, and the market is slowly becoming a bit of a hostile environment for the company, at least when it comes to legal issues.After the hefty...
Windows 7 Pirates

Microsoft Catching Windows 7 Pirates Via Their IP Addresses

The oldest trick in the book! But a bit surprising to see Microsoft going after Windows 7 pirates with this intensity, at this stage of the lifecycle of the operating system.And...
Windows 7 ISO Downloads

Windows 7 Still Not Showing Any Signs Of Slowing Down

Turn back the clocks to a blustery day in 2009 when Windows 7 was launched with much fanfare, but little did Microsoft know that their hit operating system would still be...
Microsoft Employees Happy

Microsoft Named The World’s Best Place To Work

The company has received the Global Randstad Award 2015, despite the challenging situations it had to face with the recent waves of layoffs pertaining to the Nokia acquisition.Google has, over the...
Windows Phone Loss

Microsoft Loses 12 Cents On Every Windows Phone Sold

No one ever said that the mobile market was an easy fish to fry. Microsoft is learning this first hand, as both Google and Apple continue to make steady progress in...
Office iOS Downloads

Office Has Been Downloaded 100 Million Times On iOS, Android

Or rather, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is the one doing the talking here, explaining the details of the mobile first, cloud first strategy — that he is actively pursuing.When compared to...
Microsoft Campus Strategy

Microsoft Earnings Reveal $21.7 Billion Total Revenue

The Redmond based technology giant has released its financial results for the FY15 Q3, that’s third quarter of the fiscal year 2015, and total revenue came in at $21.7 billion.However, profits...
Google Chrome Windows XP Support

Google Further Extends Windows XP Support For Chrome

It was around this time last year when Microsoft retired one of its most popular operating systems ever. Windows XP was let go on April 8, 2014, with the user base...
Yahoo Logo Stone

Microsoft And Yahoo Extend Search Partnership

Renew it, actually. Microsoft and Yahoo signed their search deal in 2009, which saw the Bing become the search provider for Yahoo services. The partnership has seen ups and downs, though.There...
Windows XP Desktop US

US Army Ending Its Windows XP Contract With Microsoft

However, the organization will still keep running Windows XP on its computers for another year, and is seeking a third-party company to provide patches for these machines for the next 12...
Kabam Logo

Kabam Discontinues Windows Phone App Development

Not too long ago, you may remember, that Microsoft penned a deal with a fairly established mobile game developer by the name of Kabam. That was in June 2014.And as part...
Kinect For Windows

Kinect For Windows Production Has Now Ceased

Had to come to this, but there’s actually more to the story. Yes, Kinect for Windows will no longer be manufactured, but manufactured specifically for the PC is the point here.Microsoft...
Microsoft Campus Layoffs

Microsoft Layoffs Continue, Hundreds Let Go In New Round

Or what is actually termed as the final round. More depressing news, but we just had the latest round of Microsoft layoffs with the company releasing hundreds of employees across the...