User privacy, some say, is a relative factor. Still, the more efforts that are made to ensure user privacy the better. And Microsoft have been at the forefront of this drive, announcing one series of improvements after another. These newest enhancements are reserved for OneDrive and Outlook.com — two of the most...

While other technology companies have also recorded their concerns regarding illegal government snooping, Microsoft have been perhaps the most vocal opponent of this practice. Maybe it is because of its software roots, or cloud ambitions, Redmond has said, on pretty much all available occasions that governments must...

Here is some news that is bound to make even Snoopy chuckle. Microsoft courted a fair bit of controversy when it was revealed recently that the company snooped through a user’s Hotmail account. Sure, it was due to a criminal conspiracy of a former employee stealing and passing on trade secrets, but the fact remains...

More news about the Windows 8 content leak is floating up. It is perhaps the most interesting story of the day, full of stimulating twists and fascinating turns. Or not. It appears that the French blogger that Alex Kibkalo is reported to have leaked the code was the one that tipped off Microsoft about the leak —...

Microsoft has put up a new brand new survey that shows that while a large number of people are concerned with their online privacy, it appears that far fewer actually make efforts to protect it. In a new post on the Microsoft On The Issues blog, the software titan revealed that in a survey of 4,000 people in four...