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HMC wins Microsoft Qatar Digital Transformation Award

HMC wins Microsoft Qatar Digital Transformation Award

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has been honoured by Microsoft with the Qatar Digital Transformation Award.

Microsoft tops trillion-dollar mark for first time

Microsoft tops trillion-dollar mark for first time

Microsoft hit the trillion-dollar value mark on Thursday for the first time, becoming the third technology giant to reach the symbolic milestone.

Access to Microsoft's Bing restored for some users in China

Access to Microsoft's Bing restored for some users in China

Microsoft Corp's Bing search engine was accessible for some internet users in mainland China late on Thursday, indicating that online access to the foreign technology service ...

Russian hackers targeted US conservative groups: Microsoft

Russian hackers targeted US conservative groups: Microsoft

Russian government hackers tried to hijack the websites of conservative US think tanks, Microsoft said on Tuesday.

Tech firms, including Microsoft, Facebook, vow not to aid government cyber attacks

Tech firms, including Microsoft, Facebook, vow not to aid government cyber attacks

Microsoft, Facebook and more than 30 other global technology companies on Tuesday announced a joint pledge not to assist any government in offensive cyber attacks.

Microsoft drops lawsuit as US govt limits use of gag orders

Microsoft drops lawsuit as US govt limits use of gag orders

Microsoft is dropping a lawsuit against the US government after the Department of Justice issued new rules limiting the use of secrecy orders that prevent firms from telling customers law enforcement has accessed their data.

Kaspersky Lab to withdraw Microsoft antitrust complaints

Kaspersky Lab to withdraw Microsoft antitrust complaints

Moscow-based cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab said on Wednesday it would withdraw antitrust complaints made in Europe against Microsoft after the US technology giant agreed ...

India's computer systems 'safe', software patches installed

India's computer systems 'safe', software patches installed

India said its computer systems have largely escaped a massive global ransomware attack, and that state organisations managing government websites and building supercomputers have installed security patches.

Microsoft aims to make artificial intelligence mainstream

Microsoft aims to make artificial intelligence mainstream

Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled new tools intended to democratize artificial intelligence by enabling machine smarts to be built into software from smartphone games to factory floors.

Microsoft creates 'Dubai Font' typeface for the city

Microsoft creates 'Dubai Font' typeface for the city

The Dubai government on Sunday announced the launch of ‘Dubai Font’, the first typeface developed by Microsoft for a city, which will be available in 23 languages.

LinkedIn membership reaches half a billion

LinkedIn membership reaches half a billion

The professional social network LinkedIn said on Monday its membership had swelled to 500mn, as its user base showed steady growth following its acquisition last year by Microsoft.

Qatar Imagine Cup Finals to be held on Monday

Qatar Imagine Cup Finals to be held on Monday

Microsoft has announced the names of the four teams that will compete in the Imagine Cup Qatar Finals 2017, with a chance to represent Qatar in the Worldwide Finals in Seattle, US ...