Rappler's latest stories on Microsoft
A preliminary injunction requested by Amazon is issued by Judge Patricia Campbell-Smith, barring the Department of Defense from starting work on the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure program
The bombshell announcement by the US Federal Trade Commission opens the door to fresh scrutiny of deals made by Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft and Google parent Alphabet since 2010
Overall profit for the quarter ending December 31 rise 38% from a year ago to $11.6 billion, while revenues jump 14% to $36.9 billion
Microsoft says a federal court allowed it to take control of 50 domains operated by a group dubbed Thallium, which tricked online users by fraudulently using Microsoft brands and trademarks
The case is lodged on December 15 in the name of 14 unidentified victims, who are members of the families of children killed in tunnel collapses, as well as children maimed as they worked
'It's critical for our country that the government and its elected leaders administer procurements objectively and in a manner that is free from political influence,' a spokesperson for Amazon Web Services says
The attacks began on September 16 and took aim at least 16 international sporting and anti-doping agencies on 3 continents, Microsoft's customer security vice president Tom Burt explains
Revenue from cloud services sold to businesses is up more than a third in the quarter to $11.6 billion, according to chief financial officer Amy Hood
The Surface Duo sports two 'paper-thin' 5.6-inch screens that unfold and work in harmony with a specially tailored Android operating system
The partnership is meant to upskill millions of Southeast Asians for the new digital economy
The initiative announced Thursday, September 5, includes $10 million from Facebook and aims to curb what is seen as a major threat to the integrity of online information
'Improving election security and countering information operations are complex challenges that no organization can solve alone,' says Facebook's Nathaniel Gleicher
The use of AI to allow weapon systems to autonomously select and attack targets has sparked ethical debates in recent years
Japan's SoftBank group plans to partner with tech firms including Apple and Microsoft in a new $108-billion investment fund to accelerate the 'AI revolution'
Here are 3 myths worth discussing and busting when it comes to the idea of breaking up large tech conglomerates
'It was a record fiscal year for Microsoft, a result of our deep partnerships with leading companies in every industry,' says CEO Satya Nadella.
Surveillance capitalism describes a market driven process where the commodity for sale is your personal data, and the capture and production of this data relies on mass surveillance of the internet
Personal Vault is a protected area on your OneDrive account which uses two-factor authentication to keep files in that area safe
(UPDATED) Xbox head Phil Spencer puls back the curtain on 'Project Scarlett,' the creation of a successor to the Xbox One that will give game makers 'the power they need to bring their creative visions to life'
Here's a quick list of the announcements and some of the trailers from Microsoft's Xbox E3 2019 briefing
Each firm has different issues, but any probes could center on whether they abused their dominant position and stifled competition
Microsoft's Azure cloud computing platform will be used by both Sony and Microsoft to support game and digital content streaming services, according to a statement
Executives from Google, Twitter, Facebook and Microsoft meet with leaders of France, New Zealand and other countries in Paris to unveil the 'Christchurch Call' of voluntary commitments for online platforms
Microsoft shows its reliance on cloud computing and other business services which now drive its earnings
The Xbox One S All-Digital Edition takes away the disc tray on the console, providing it instead with 1 terabyte of storage space and 3 bundled games for a $249 price tag
Users can now remove USB drives without using the 'Safely Remove Hardware' process
The Windows 7 patch will begin sending notices of the impending end-of-support date beginning April 18
The House Committee on Homeland Security ask for a briefing by tech executives regarding the online proliferation of the 'horrific' Christchurch video
Microsoft researchers say the attackers stole secrets and wiped data from networks after targeting thousands of people at some 200 companies over the past two years
The headset allows people to collaborate across distances using holograms in mixed reality
Microsoft's releasing a software development kit at GDC 2019 which would allow game developers to 'connect players between iOS, Android, and Switch in addition to Xbox and any game in the Microsoft Store on Windows PCs'
Bing's temporary disruption comes as a surprise because the search engine has followed China's censorship rules
'With reserved storage, updates, apps, temporary files, and caches are less likely to take away from valuable free space and should continue to operate as expected,' Microsoft explains
Net Applications' report says Windows 10 now has 39.22% market share compared to Windows 7, which has 36.9%
It's urgent to begin placing limits on facial recognition to avoid the surveillance state described in George Orwell's '1984,' says Microsoft president Brad Smith
How good are you at contorting your face?
Microsoft shares details about upcoming Xbox One games, services, and new acquisitions.
Azure cloud services and the career-focused social network LinkedIn power Microsoft's growth
Paul Allen died just two weeks after publicly revealing that non-Hodgkin's lymphoma he fought into remission 9 years ago had returned
Microsoft hopes its move to support the Open Invention Network 'will attract many other companies to OIN, making the license network even stronger for the benefit of the open source community'
With the new technology, Microsoft aims to provide console and PC gamers more flexibility as to where they can play their games
The update adds new features for Windows 10, while also introducing features Android devices and iPhones can take advantage of
'I've been impressed by the progress the likes of Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Apple have made on counter-terrorism. Now I want to see the same level of commitment from these companies and others for child sexual exploitation,' British interior minister Sajid Javid says
The new policy applies to US suppliers with 50 or more employees who do substantial work for the company
The fake, lookalike websites were aimed at diverting users from the real ones in order to siphon off email and passwords, Microsoft says
With the technology to beam console-quality games to any device, consumers would not have to spend the money for a $600 or $800 box, one analyst observes
Apple leads in the profits column by a mile with $48.4 billion in 2017. Microsoft comes in at a far second with $16.6 billion in its 2018 fiscal year, and Facebook at third with $15.9 billion
Nearing bankruptcy in 1997, Microsoft lends Apple a helping hand in the form of a $150M cash injection. About 21 years later, Apple becomes the first trillion-dollar company, surpassing its benefactor
JEDI stands for Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure
The console is said to have just enough local computing power for controller input, image processing, and collision detection