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34 global tech firms sign key accord against cyber attacks

34 global tech firms sign key accord against cyber attacks

The 34 companies include Cisco, HP, Nokia, Oracle, VMware, Dell, CA Technologies, Symantec, Bitdefender, F-Secure, RSA and Trend Micro, among others.

Apr 18, 2018, 14:42 PM IST
Microsoft brings enhanced security features to Office 365

Microsoft brings enhanced security features to Office 365

The new protection capabilities include email encryption, ransomware detection and recovery and files restore features.

Apr 06, 2018, 17:48 PM IST
Facebook privacy fallout: Microsoft fears more regulations

Facebook privacy fallout: Microsoft fears more regulations

Peggy Johnson said technology alone can help overcome the present set of worries which allegedly owe its genesis to misuse of the technology itself.

Mar 28, 2018, 15:18 PM IST
Microsoft inaugurates first 'Indian Garage' for staff projects at Hyderabad

Microsoft inaugurates first 'Indian Garage' for staff projects at Hyderabad

This facility will support its employees' endeavours in experimentation and encourages problem-solving in new and innovative ways.

Mar 26, 2018, 21:26 PM IST
Microsoft to hold AI summit in Bengaluru on March 28

Microsoft to hold AI summit in Bengaluru on March 28

The event will also showcase how AI can augment people's capability to be more productive and the potential of AI in India for both businesses and society at large.

Mar 26, 2018, 09:06 AM IST
Good to see Incredible India's success story in tech evolution, says Satya Nadella

Good to see Incredible India's success story in tech evolution, says Satya Nadella

Nadella said that healthcare organisations are now using Artificial Intelligence for early detection of cardiac diseases.

Mar 23, 2018, 19:33 PM IST

These are the world’s 10 richest people in 2018, says Forbes

Forbes magazine has released the list of the richest business tycoons across the world which also features India’s Mukesh Ambani.

Mar 07, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Microsoft announces Indian languages support for e-mail addresses

Microsoft announces Indian languages support for e-mail addresses

Indian users would be able to use local language e-mail addresses for Outlook accounts on their personal computers.

Feb 22, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
Bill Gates says billionaires should pay 'significantly' more taxes

Bill Gates says billionaires should pay 'significantly' more taxes

Bill Gates says he has paid more than $10 billion in taxes over a lifetime but billionaires like him should pay "significantly" more because they benefit more from the system.

Feb 19, 2018, 23:09 PM IST
I should pay significantly higher taxes: Bill Gates

I should pay significantly higher taxes: Bill Gates

Microsoft founder and billionaire Bill Gates have said that he should pay more in taxes and that the government should require other super-wealthy people like him to contribute "significantly higher" amounts.

Feb 19, 2018, 11:00 AM IST
Amazon now world's third-most valuable company

Amazon now world's third-most valuable company

Apple tops the list with $849.2 billion market cap, followed by Google's parent company Alphabet at $745.1 billion.

Feb 16, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
Microsoft acquires gaming start-up PlayFab

Microsoft acquires gaming start-up PlayFab

PlayFab powers more than 1,200 live games and has served over 700 million players.

Jan 30, 2018, 12:54 PM IST
Microsoft introduces AI to enhance translation in Hindi, Bengali, Tamil

Microsoft introduces AI to enhance translation in Hindi, Bengali, Tamil

With Deep Neural Networks-powered language translation, the results are more accurate and the sound more natural.

Jan 25, 2018, 15:14 PM IST
Microsoft patents 'mind control' brain interface

Microsoft patents 'mind control' brain interface

Using sensor-equipped head bands, the device could ideally interpret neurological data to have users open and use apps with thoughts instead of gestures.

Jan 17, 2018, 13:02 PM IST
Microsoft patents 'mind control' brain interface

Microsoft patents 'mind control' brain interface

These sensors would send neurological signals like the electroencephalogram (EEG) readings, which the device can decode to launch and operate compatible apps.
 

Jan 17, 2018, 12:59 PM IST
US says Facebook, Microsoft disabled North Korean cyber threats

US says Facebook, Microsoft disabled North Korean cyber threats

"Facebook took down accounts and stopped the operational execution of ongoing cyber attacks and Microsoft acted to patch existing attacks," White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert said.

Dec 19, 2017, 22:19 PM IST
Microsoft files patent for foldable dual-screen notebook

Microsoft files patent for foldable dual-screen notebook

The design shows two edge-to-edge displays which are positioned such that they touch each other without any significant gap.

Dec 16, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
Facebook is the best place to work in the US: Glassdoor ranking

Facebook is the best place to work in the US: Glassdoor ranking

This is Facebook's 3rd time on top spot, and 8th time in the top 10.

Dec 06, 2017, 23:41 PM IST
Over 300 students bag jobs at IIT-Kharagpur

Over 300 students bag jobs at IIT-Kharagpur

The placement season at IIT-Kharagpur has started on a robust note with more than 300 students bagging jobs on the first two days.

Dec 03, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
Microsoft working on Snapdragon 845-powered Surface device: Report

Microsoft working on Snapdragon 845-powered Surface device: Report

The company has posted a job advertisement for a radio engineer to be based in Redmond Building 85.

Dec 02, 2017, 12:50 PM IST