Charity Archive

Microsoft Donates $4 Million To World Vision Australia

Microsoft and charity are two words you might have read countless times in the same sentence. The software giant is renowned for its support for charities and social causes across the globe. And the company has continued

Steve Ballmer Takes The ALS Challenge, Trio Now Complete

All three Microsoft CEOs, former and current, have now taken the ALS ice bucket challenge, with Steve Ballmer becoming the latest addition to this exclusive list of three. He follows Satya Nadella’s effort and Bill Gates’ creative

Bill Gates, Too, Takes An Ice Bath For ALS Awareness

And he takes he challenge to new heights, while at it. Microsoft’s current CEO Satya Nadella recently came in contact with ice cold water, and now the former CEO has done the same. Nadella had a bucket

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Takes The Ice Bucket Challenge

Satya Nadella, the new man in charge at Redmond, seems like a guy that loves to take on challenges. His job at Microsoft is a task in of itself, but the new CEO is ready and willing

Microsoft Giving Away Windows 8.1 To Nonprofits For Free

Windows 8.1, Microsoft’s latest operating system, comes with countless changes. But the company has just announced a priceless deal for nonprofits that want to hop onto its latest platform. All eligible nonprofit organizations and public libraries can

Microsoft Will Donate Office 365 To Nonprofits In 41 Countries

Office 365 presents a bold new frontier for Redmond and its cloud ambitions. And the technology titan has had a fair amount with this cloud powered productivity suite in a short amount of time. Redmond has secured

Bill Gates Helps Develop Revolutionary Text-To-Video Technology

It was not all that long ago that text-to-speech technology made its debut. And over the years, the technology has improved by a country mile. Bill Gates and a group of inventors, however, are currently working on

Microsoft Giving Away 10,000 Surface RT Tablets To Educators

The education sector represents a significant one for Microsoft, and the company once again seems to be in generous mood as it has just announced a new campaign for teachers and instructors. The company is providing 10,000

Microsoft Ready To Open Store In Hawaii, Donates To Local Charities

Redmond continues its aggressive retail expansion, this time with the news that the technology titan will officially open its first retail store in Hawaii on June 13. And to celebrate the occasion, Microsoft will donate software to

Microsoft And Real Madrid Foundation Pen New Deal

Not a month passes before we hear about Microsoft’s charitable efforts. Redmond is one of the most, if not the most, active technology companies that participate in helping communities around the globe. This time Microsoft aims to