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Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?
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email providers

Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?

Which is the best for business and productivity? We put the two biggest email services head-to-head to find out
22 Jan 2021
Microsoft unveils its new retail-focused cloud service
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Cloud

Microsoft unveils its new retail-focused cloud service

New service will help retailers develop intelligent supply chains
14 Jan 2021
Microsoft more than doubles file size limit for SharePoint, Teams, and OneDrive
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft more than doubles file size limit for SharePoint, Teams, and OneDrive

Increase will benefit businesses and individuals
14 Jan 2021
Big tech companies put political donations on hold following Capitol riots
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Business strategy

Big tech companies put political donations on hold following Capitol riots

Microsoft, Amazon, and Google among tech giants suspending political contributions
12 Jan 2021
Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug
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Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug

The bug triggers forced reboots in affected systems, with no option to stop or delay it
11 Jan 2021
Microsoft launches Azure Health Bot
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft launches Azure Health Bot

Azure Health Bot succeeds Microsoft's AI-based Healthcare Bot
8 Jan 2021
Six key events that helped Microsoft dominate the PC platform
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Six key events that helped Microsoft dominate the PC platform

Despite the rise of Macs and Chromebooks, Windows is still the OS of choice on new computers. How did it gain and maintain its position?
7 Jan 2021
Microsoft employees criticize the company's political donations
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Policy & legislation

Microsoft employees criticize the company's political donations

Workers call out disparity over public support for Biden transition
6 Jan 2021
Microsoft will soon offer 99.99% uptime for Azure Active Directory
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft will soon offer 99.99% uptime for Azure Active Directory

Microsoft’s current service level agreement for Azure AD stands at 99.9% per month
6 Jan 2021
How to speed up Windows 10
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Microsoft Windows

How to speed up Windows 10

Does Windows 10 feel a bit sluggish for you? Read on for tips and tricks to speed up the OS...
23 Dec 2020
Mindtree launches dedicated Microsoft business unit
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Microsoft Azure

Mindtree launches dedicated Microsoft business unit

From dedicated Microsoft go-to-market support to Azure training for employees, Mindtree goes all-in on Microsoft
15 Dec 2020
Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux
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containers

Red Hat unveils common Kubernetes platform for Windows and Linux

The service makes it possible to manage Linux and Windows-based containerized workloads side by side
15 Dec 2020
Microsoft Teams will soon make it easier to switch calls between devices
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Microsoft Teams will soon make it easier to switch calls between devices

Mid-call device swapping will join a host of other Microsoft Teams updates in 2021
14 Dec 2020
Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft redefine strategic partnership
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft redefine strategic partnership

The two companies have signed a seven-year agreement to help enterprise and mid-market customers accelerate digitalization
10 Dec 2020
Microsoft to offer top-secret cloud platform for classified data
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Microsoft to offer top-secret cloud platform for classified data

The technology giant is reportedly working with the US Government to secure accreditation for its new offering
8 Dec 2020
Zero-click 'wormable' RCE flaw uncovered in Microsoft Teams
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Security

Zero-click 'wormable' RCE flaw uncovered in Microsoft Teams

Researcher complains that Microsoft underscored the significance of the flaw, which could be triggered without user interaction
8 Dec 2020
Microsoft anonymises Productivity Score feature after privacy backlash
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft anonymises Productivity Score feature after privacy backlash

Privacy experts had slammed the feature as a "snooper’s charter" for bosses to spy on workers
2 Dec 2020
Microsoft Defender for Identity can now detect Zerologon exploits
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Security

Microsoft Defender for Identity can now detect Zerologon exploits

The update will help SecOps teams find and mitigate attacks using the authentication bypass flaw
1 Dec 2020
Microsoft Teams to provide multi-account support
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Microsoft Teams to provide multi-account support

Desktop users will be able to add accounts, change profile picture and switch between accounts
5 Nov 2020
Chrome vs Firefox vs Microsoft Edge
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Chrome vs Firefox vs Microsoft Edge

We put the web's three most popular browsers head-to-head
3 Nov 2020
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Another shrunk-down Surface
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Microsoft Surface Laptop Go review: Another shrunk-down Surface

The Surface Laptop Go shaves some weight, cost and features off the core Surface Laptop design
3 Nov 2020
How to get help in Windows 10
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How to get help in Windows 10

Find out how to get expert help and support for Windows 10 from Microsoft and others
3 Nov 2020