Microsoft and NBC have had a long association. And even though both parties may have recently terminated their MSNBC.com agreement, the partnership is set to continue in a new venture. Windows Azure, the company’s cloud platform is all ready to help power the Internet streaming of NBC Sport’s sports coverage,...

Boy, Microsoft sure seems to have learned its lesson this time around. Windows Azure is growing from strength to strength not just as a platform, but the platform is now getting more open and accommodating. The company recently launched the Azure Mobile Services cloud backend for mobile services. It initially...

Redmond recently announced that general availability of Windows Azure Media Services. This brand new service is now available to customers and allows them stream on-demand video to consumers on any platform or device. This feature was, until now, exclusively available to a select number of developers. In...