Microsoft Says Sharp Growth in Cloud Business Helps Lift Revenue

HIGHLIGHTS Cloud business has boosted Microsoft’s revenuw for Q1 Microsoft has already streamlined its smartphone business Company earlier said it may not reach goal of 1 billion active devices Sharp growth in its commercial cloud computing business helped lift Microsoft Corp’s quarterly revenue above Wall Street’s expectations, sending the technology company’s shares up more than […]

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The New LinkedIn: What Will Microsoft Ownership Mean?

Two weeks ago, news broke of the pending acquisition of the business social network LinkedIn by Microsoft. This article serves as a follow-up and asks what the purchase means for business professionals and small businesses in particular. In addition to comments from the two company’s CEOs, Small Business Trends has added comments from several small business owners, […]

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Microsoft Acquires Messaging start-Up based via Indian

new york: generation giant Microsoft has received a messaging-app developer founded by an Indian asthe united states–based software firm objectives to bolster its position in the rising generation of combining the electricity of human language with advanced gadget intelligence. Microsoft obtained California-primarily based Wand Labs, a begin-up which builds messaging technologyfor apps, founded in 2013 […]

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With HoloLens, Microsoft pursuits to avoid Google’s mistakes

With HoloLens, Microsoft objectives to keep away from Google’s errors HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft confirmed HoloLens earlier this 12 months; up for pre-orders. Google, facebook, Sony are already playing up in VR marketplace. Google no longer sells Google Glass to clients. while Google introduced its Google Glass smartglasses 4 years in the past, it turned to Glass-sportingskydivers […]

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Microsoft Unveils Skype Bots Powered by Cortana

During the Microsoft Build 2016 developer conference in San Francisco, the company besides introducing a bunch of new features for the Windows 10 platform, also announced Skype Bots. The feature as per the firm is a “new way to bring expertise, products, services and entertainment into your daily messaging on Skype.” Skype Bots in simple […]

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Microsoft Aims at Computing Platforms of the Future

Microsoft made a pitch Wednesday to developers to stay with the US tech giant, saying it remains a force in future technologies such as artificial intelligence and augmented reality. Chief executive Satya Nadella highlighted Microsoft’s advances with its HoloLens augmented realitygoggles, its Cortana virtual assistant and its progress in cloud computing. This means Microsoft is […]

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Microsoft Says Still Accepts Bitcoin, Apologises for ‘Inaccurate Information’

False alarm, everyone. Microsoft isn’t dropping support for payments via Bitcoin currency from theMicrosoft Store. The Redmond, Washington-based said on Monday that it conveyed inaccurate information over the weekend. Bitcoin community took a big blow last weekend when a support page on Microsoft website said that the company won’t accept the cryptocurrency on Microsoft Store, […]

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