Microsoft Adds Bitcoin Payments for Some Digital Purchases

Microsoft Adds Bitcoin Payments for Some Digital Purchases

By Anna Domanska - Dec 11, 2014

In a surprise move, global computing giant Microsoft has updated its payment system to accept bitcoin as a payment option for a variety of digital content across its online platfor

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Hello Jingoistic Dreams! Chinese Designing OS to take on Apple, Microsoft and Google

Hello Jingoistic Dreams! Chinese Designing OS to take on Apple, Microsoft and Google

By Carrie Ann - Aug 25, 2014

Following U.S. surveillance concerns and a monopoly probe of Microsoft, China will be shipping the first version of its own homegrown PC-based operating system (OS) by October, Xin

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Microsoft has to hand over customers' emails stored on servers in Ireland, U.S. judge rules

Microsoft has to hand over customers' emails stored on servers in Ireland, U.S. judge rules

By Christy Gren - Aug 04, 2014

In a case that has drawn concern from privacy groups and major technology companies, a New York-based U.S. District Judge ruled against Microsoft in the company’s effort to oppos

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Microsoft Under Scrutiny By The Chinese Government, Faces Antitrust Probe

Microsoft Under Scrutiny By The Chinese Government, Faces Antitrust Probe

By Anna Domanska - Jul 30, 2014

In the latest of a growing number of competition probes that have unnerved U.S. technology companies in China, a Chinese regulator has opened an anti-monopoly probe into Microsoft

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‘Superman’, ‘Rock’ or ‘McLaren’? Leaked Lumia 830 images start guessing-game!

‘Superman’, ‘Rock’ or ‘McLaren’? Leaked Lumia 830 images start guessing-game!

By Anna Domanska - Jul 03, 2014

Microsoft that recently acquired Nokia’s phone division apparently has some big plans for the future. The tech giant is planning to release at least 3 new Windows Phone 8.1 devic

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Microsoft Streamlines Outlook.com With Advanced Rules, New Undo Options And More

Microsoft Streamlines Outlook.com With Advanced Rules, New Undo Options And More

By Carrie Ann - May 14, 2014

Microsoft has started rolling out a set of new features for its incredibly popular Web-based email service Outlook.com to help users keep their inbox clean and better organized. Be

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Homeland Security: Stop using Microsoft Internet Explorer until Security holes are fixed

Homeland Security: Stop using Microsoft Internet Explorer until Security holes are fixed

By Carrie Ann - Apr 29, 2014

Just as the world finished getting over Heartbleed, security experts at FireEye Inc have discovered another vulnerability over the weekend. The advisory released on Monday by the

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A for Ad-Free, B for Bing! Microsoft revolutionizes classroom education in the U.S.

A for Ad-Free, B for Bing! Microsoft revolutionizes classroom education in the U.S.

By Richard Meryn - Apr 24, 2014

In an effort to increase the reach of Bing, Microsoft on Tuesday launched classroom-specific version of its Bing search engine. The customized version of the search engine dubbed a

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Microsoft’s Acquisition Of Nokia In A $7.2 Billion Deal To Be Finalized On April 25

Microsoft’s Acquisition Of Nokia In A $7.2 Billion Deal To Be Finalized On April 25

By Richard Meryn - Apr 22, 2014

It’s become official now. Microsoft announced on Monday that its $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services business including the Lumia range of Windows Phone h

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