Half a billion in damages for a botched Windows 10 upgrade? I’ve heard worse! It looks like forced upgrades to the latest version of its operating system are still causing problems for Microsoft. The company has been in the news occasionally for these aggressive Windows 10 upgrades that had users taking it to court...

A tried and tested way to get tried and tested results? Microsoft has gone after an IP address that it believes tried to activate pirated copy of Windows and Office. The lawsuit filed claims both copyright and trademark infringement. Redmond has explained in court documents that this particular IP address was used by...

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 more so, with Windows 10 on the horizon, with reportedly a new protection scheme. Regardless, it is mandatory on a company to protect its...

Kyocera are known for their document solutions, and they are about to receive a document from Microsoft. Redmond has filed a lawsuit against the company for unauthorized use of Android patents. Reuters notes that the software titan recently filed the legal proceedings at a US District Court, stating that Kyocera...

At least somebody is taking action! Microsoft have initiated a legal action by filed a lawsuit against tech support scammers after tracking them down, and matters will now be settled in a court. The issue has been brought up before, in the UK particularly, but it is no less severe in other parts of the globe. Attempts...

The fight against piracy is nothing new for Microsoft, with the software titan devising new ways to prevent unauthorized copies of its software solutions. And now we have another case. An interesting case, where the company located the IP address of a user that illegally installed and activated copies of Windows 7 and...

Entangled and entwined legal battles! Prepare for what now seems like another such lengthy process, as the Microsoft Samsung lawsuit has been upheld by a US court. Although the Korean company pleaded for the suit to put on hold while it arranged for arbitration with the International Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong....

Samsung has been acting up recently, with the refusal from the South Korean technology giant to pay royalties to Microsoft. And some new information has floated up on this situation. While some earlier reports hinted that the Samsung Android patent royalties lawsuit was heading towards an amicable settlement, it...

Remember the Windows 8 Live Tiles lawsuit? Sure you don’t. This fluffy little piece of litigation has been an ongoing process ever since the debut of the software titan’s modern operating system. A company by the name of SurfCast filed a complaint in the United States District Court of Maine, back in 2012, alleging...

Here is a little blast from the past. Microsoft have finally won the Windows 95 lawsuit against Novell, for good this time. The company secured legal victories in this matter before, but this time the lawsuit has come to a complete conclusion. Last we heard about this case was back in September 2013, with the news...