Microsoft suffers second worldwide outage in two weeks

Microsoft suffers second worldwide outage in two weeks

By Anna Domanska - Apr 02, 2021

Microsoft’s Azure cloud services, as well as Teams, Office 365, OneDrive, Skype, Xbox Live and Bing were all inaccessible due to the outage. Even the Azure Status page was report

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Microsoft wins $22 billion contract for HoloLens headsets from US Army

Microsoft wins $22 billion contract for HoloLens headsets from US Army

By Anna Domanska - Apr 01, 2021

Microsoft has been given a $22 billion contract by the U.S. Army to supply its augmented reality headsets for the troops. The Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) headsets

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Microsoft wants Pinterest, but the hobby site is not interested

Microsoft wants Pinterest, but the hobby site is not interested

By Anna Domanska - Feb 12, 2021

Microsoft’s acquisition in the last few years includes LinkedIn, GitHub and Minecraft. It bought LinkedIn for $26 billion in 2016. It paid $7.5 billion for GitHub. Last year, it

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Microsoft partners with Cruise to commercialize self-driving vehicles

Microsoft partners with Cruise to commercialize self-driving vehicles

By Anna Domanska - Jan 19, 2021

Microsoft Corp. is joining hands with Cruise, the self-driving subsidiary of General Motors., to help accelerate the commercialization of driverless autonomous vehicles. The Redmon

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Microsoft to shed more staff at MSN as it turns to AI

Microsoft to shed more staff at MSN as it turns to AI

By Christy Gren - Jul 15, 2020

Microsoft is laying off its MSN team amid a controversial shift to artificial intelligence for editorial choices. AI will now curate and edit news that is presented on the MSN webs

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Microsoft will go carbon negative by 2030

Microsoft will go carbon negative by 2030

By Anna Domanska - Jan 22, 2020

Tech giant Microsoft is aiming at removing all the carbon dioxide it ever emitted on the planet’s atmosphere by the year 2050. The company is committed and is extensively working

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Microsoft becomes second largest company after Amazon shares tumble

Microsoft becomes second largest company after Amazon shares tumble

By Anna Domanska - Oct 31, 2018

Microsoft on Friday regained its spot as the second most valuable company in the United States. The software giant beat its quarterly profit expectations with a rise of almost 4% o

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The Famous History of Microsoft's Antitrust Case

The Famous History of Microsoft's Antitrust Case

By Anna Domanska - Feb 18, 2018

Microsoft Corporation spent at least 19 years fighting an antitrust case with the U.S. government and narrowly escaped being split in 2000; to exist as two separate units producing

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Europe to have its first ever physically present Microsoft store

Europe to have its first ever physically present Microsoft store

By Carrie Ann - Sep 22, 2017

Have you ever walked into an electronics store and wished that you owned almost all kinds of devices present there? Well, it is a very common phenomenon to feel this way. Usually,

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