Microsoft flaw used to attack French aerospace employees, veterans

A flaw in recent versions of Internet Explorer was used to attack visitors to a website for U.S. military veterans, and also appears to have been used earlier against French aerospace industry employees, researchers said Friday.

Microsoft denies Chinese-language Bing search censorship

Microsoft on Wednesday denied censoring Chinese-language search results across the globe, but the group behind the accusation stood firm.

Microsoft denies global censorship of China-related searches

Microsoft Corp denied on Wednesday it was omitting websites from its Bing search engine results for users outside China after a Chinese rights group said the U.S. firm was censoring material the government deems politically sensitive.

Men prefer Microsoft over Apple: Study

Apple products may be gaining momentum than Microsoft right now, but the latter is more popular among men, a new survey has found.

Education will help eradicate poverty: Narendra Modi

Education is the route to eradicate poverty and every child in India must be educated, BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi here Sunday.

American media welcome Satya Nadella as Microsoft`s new chief

American media has welcomed the appointment of India-born Satya Nadella as the CEO of Microsoft, noting that the technocrat has an enormous task ahead of him.

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Google tops ten US tech firms in spending $61mn lobbying Washington

Google has yet again topped amongst the ten largest US technology companies in collectively spending more than 61 million dollars lobbying Washington in 2013, a report revealed.

Microsoft offers users to store data outside US away from NSA`s prying eyes

In a bid to thwart government snooping on its customers` private data, Microsoft has reportedly announced its plans to offer overseas data storage to users.

Syrian Electronic Army hacks Microsoft`s Office blog hours after redesign

Hacking group, Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), reportedly attacked Microsoft`s Office blog hours after it was redesigned.

IBM leads tech patent filings in 2013, Google accelerates

IBM has retained its patent crown in 2013, while Google climbed to No. 11 in the rankings.

Microsoft confirms Syrian Electronic Army hacked into employee email accounts

Microsoft has confirmed the Syrian Electronic Army hacked into a `small number` of employees` email accounts.

Microsoft to provide Windows XP anti-malware support until 2015

Microsoft has reportedly announced that it would stop supporting Windows XP this April but would continue to provide anti-malware support till 2015.

Microsoft more `trusted` than Apple: Study

Software giant Microsoft is reportedly more trusted by Americans than Apple, a new study has revealed.

Check your Windows 8.1 PC`s performance in 3 easy steps!

Windows Experience Index benchmark tool measures a PC`s performance in terms of its processor, memory, graphics, gaming graphics and hard disk, but finding it in Microsoft`s latest Windows 8.1 OS is a little tricky but still available.

Researcher claims hackers can easily hijack `unencrypted` Windows crash reports

Window`s error and crash reporting system is prone to hacking and hackers can use the unencrypted data to refine and pinpoint their attacks, a researcher has revealed.

Skype says user data safe after cyber attack

Internet calling and messaging service Skype said that user data is safe after the Syrian Electronic Army momentarily took control of the company`s Twitter feed and Facebook page.

Bing releases top 10 most-searched entertainment electronics of 2013

Microsoft`s Bing has released the top ten most-searched entertainment electronics of 2013 for consumers to stay up-to-date with the best products and make informed purchasing decisions.

Google files lawsuit against Apple, Microsoft backed Rockstar patent group

Google has reportedly filed a lawsuit against Apple and Microsoft backed consortium Rockstar, claiming that its patent campaign is unfairly targeting Google`s Android partners and customers.

Microsoft launches new app for women`s safety

Microsoft India on Thursday said it is introducing Guardian, a new safety application (app), available exclusively for Windows phone users in India.