Microsoft pledges to store European cloud data in Europe
US tech giant Microsoft on Thursday pledged to store all European cloud-based client data in Europe amid unease on the continent over the reach of US legislation on personal data collection.
Osinbajo lists gains of FG, Microsoft partnership
The Federal Government says it is partnering with Microsoft Corporation to advance the country’s digital economy in line with the Economic Sustainability Plan.
Microsoft defends against new threat to Exchange
Microsoft on Tuesday moved to defend against a dangerous new threat to Exchange email servers while the fight continued against hackers taking advantage of a flaw patched last month.
Microsoft in discussions to buy Nuance Communications: report
Technology giant Microsoft is in advanced discussions to buy the US group Nuance Communications, which specializes in artificial intelligence, for $16 billion, according to media reports Sunday.
Google slams Microsoft over stance in media payments
Google on Friday took aim at Microsoft, accusing its technology rival of "distraction" for siding with governments seeking to force tech platforms to pay media organizations for news content.
Chinese cyber-espionage unit on US hacking spree
At least 30,000 US organizations including local governments have been hacked in recent days by an "unusually aggressive" Chinese cyber-espionage campaign, according to a computer security specialist.
Microsoft introduces interface platform for new employees
Microsoft Corporation has announced the first employee experience platform to bring tools for employee engagement, learning knowledge discovery directly into the flow of work.
Microsoft backs search engines paying for news worldwide
Microsoft on Thursday lobbied for other countries to follow Australia's lead in calling for news outlets to be paid for stories published online, a move opposed by Facebook and Google.
Microsoft, firm seal pact to create business solutions
Microsoft and South African Internet of Things (IoT) start-up, Consumption Information Real Time (CIRT) have entered into a multiyear strategic alliance in efforts to provide technical guidance, support and access to engineering resources, business development resources and integration of company solutions to Microsoft Azure.