Did someone say AI? Microsoft may be able to block malware before it is able to do any damage. That is, if the results of a new competition go according to plan. The software titan has launched a new competition on Kaggle that calls for participants to develop AI based solutions that would make malware ineffective in...

Throwback Thursday, anyone? Let’s wind back the clock a few years, and look at this feature phone with Windows UI that Microsoft quietly abandoned before release. Apparently, the RM-1182 has surfaced, providing us with a hint at what Redmond was planning back then. It was soon after the company purchase the Nokia...

It has everything! Live tiles, notifications, an action center, and even a mobile version. This Windows Longhorn blast from the past has early concepts of all these features that are now available. In newer versions of the OS, including Windows 10. The first thing you will notice when comparing old school and modern...

Shiver me timbers! Microsoft has conducted its own investigation on the new PC market in Asia, and found that Windows piracy is quite a thing over there. It’s downright insane — the number of computers that are sold with a pirated Windows license. As reported, the technology giant purchased PCs between May and July...

With cloud and gaming spearheading growth for the technology giant. As promised, Microsoft is here with its Q1 2019 earnings reports, with the numbers painting a very interesting picture. As always. The report for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 is available here. And it shows that the firm brought in $29.1...

Who’d have thought Microsoft and Amazon would become two new best friends. But that is just what has happened, as both companies have collaborated to officially bring Skype to Alexa devices. This integration allows for not just answering calls with a single voice command, but owners of these smart devices can also...

Game over for Hannover? The Linux adventure for Lower Saxony has come to an end, with the German state said to be planning to switch back to the tried and tested Windows operating system. A total of 13,000 PCs will actually be migrated to Windows 10 in the very near future. As revealed, this development comes not too...

It’s that time of the year again. That time when Microsoft reveals its quarterly results. And this time around, the company had some splendid numbers to post. Revenue increased 17% year-over-year, to end up at $30.085 billion in Q4, up from the $25.605 in the fourth quarter of last year. Broken down into the three...

Does Windows 10 Need Antivirus Software? Does windows 10 need antivirus protection? Well whether you’ve recently upgraded to Windows 10 or you’re thinking about it, a good question to ask is, “Do I need antivirus software?”. Well, technically, no. Microsoft has Windows Defender, a legitimate antivirus protection plan...

Well, that explains the more formal approach Microsoft took for announcing Surface Hub 2 in a blog post. More so, a few days after BUILD 2018 conference concluded. The developer event was the perfect time to unveil such a device, give it some stage time, and showcase product demos for what is one of the more...