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TV and radio ads in support of an initiative to prevent the expansion of gun sale background checks will begin next week, the campaign announced Thursday.
Microsoft reissued a security update Wednesday after pulling it from distribution to investigate reports that it had caused problems for some users, including the notorious "Blue Screen of Death" condition.
Microsoft has consolidated the consumer and enterprise editions of OneDrive under a single Android app, a move it plans to replicate across all the platforms that the cloud storage service runs on.
The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has been available in certain countries for quite a while now, but the good news is that if you were living in a country where the tablet was not officially available, hopefully it will be now.
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more The average computer room today has cooling capacity that is nearly four times the IT heat load.
Starts scrubbing the Windows Store after report last week identified widespread junk apps that tricked customers into paying for free software Microsoft has begun clamping down on sham Windows Store apps that try to dupe users into paying for free software, the company announced Wednesday.
Microsoft noted Tuesday that it has begun to crack down on apps whose icon, description or name can be misleading.
Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday, as the Chinese government conducts an antitrust investigation into the world's largest software company.
Microsoft has extended the data loss prevention features in Office 365 so that they are available not only for its email tools but also for data in SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business.
Earlier this summer, Microsoft stripped its Kinect motion controller from the Xbox One , effectively dropping the price of its fledgling console by $100 in the process.
Since late July, the "ice bucket challenge" of donate-or-get-doused has raised about $9 million a week for those with the condition better known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Microsoft today re-released a security update that was pulled two weeks ago after users packed the company's support discussion forum with reports of crippled computers.
Google yesterday released a 64-bit Windows version of Chrome, touting it as a performance and stability improvement over the six-year-old 32-bit edition.
Back in April, Microsoft finally pulled the plug on Windows XP , bringing an end to its support for the elderly OS.
Microsoft's self-interest may leave solutions providers in the lurch, but for now there's still a need for third-party help Last week, I advised third-party developers to be as aggressive as Microsoft in making the shift to the cloud via Windows Azure and Office 365.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:18 am
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