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Dec 13

Microsoft's advice: Hang up on tech support scammers

Microsoft's advice: Hang up on tech support scammers "You get a call from someone that's unsolicited, talking about technical support, hang up," said David Finn, the executive director of Microsoft's Digital Crime Unit, during a hearing held by the U.S. Senate last week. "That's the first thing. That is … Read more on Computerworld

Jul 30

Wes Anderson on Microsoft's Interactive Data Push for Agencies, GovCon's Tech

Wes Anderson on Microsoft's Interactive Data Push for Agencies, GovCon's Tech … Microsoft is now a contender in this space with our Azure cloud solutions, an accelerator for many business modernization needs, which helps the federal government reduce the cost of technology and increase the role, reach and impact it has on citizens. Read more …

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May 20

Microsoft's Wright: Focus on services to build data cultures

Microsoft's Wright: Focus on services to build data cultures Corporate IT must evolve towards service provision to make organisations more data-driven and agile, Microsoft's Jacky Wright will tell attendees at the 2015 Data Governance Europe conference. The conference runs … “My role is twofold, maintaining … Read more on ComputerWeekly.com CRM software market grew 13.3% …

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Jan 08

Microsoft's Azure Is Starting to Close the Gap With Amazon's Cloud Service

Microsoft's Azure Is Starting to Close the Gap With Amazon's Cloud Service K2 Chief Executive Officer Adriaan van Wyk says he's happy with the choice—most of the time. The developer tools of Microsoft's Azure cloud service are superior, he says, and he likes its personalized customer service. Yet occasionally Azure is slow … Read more …

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Nov 28

Microsoft's help in going private may not be in Dell's best interests

Microsoft's help in going private may not be in Dell's best interests In 1997, at the height of his PC-fueled bravado, Dell CEO Michael Dell said publicly that Apple, then in decline, should be dissolved. "I'd shut it down and give the money back to shareholders." Now Apple sits near the pinnacle of the industry, …

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Jun 25

Microsoft's Nokia flirts with enemy Google by launching another Android

Microsoft's Nokia flirts with enemy Google by launching another Android … By Tony Ibrahim | PC World Australia | 24 June 14. Microsoft-owned Nokia has unveiled a … The first tray supports 3G SIMs, while the second is resigned to phone calls and texts with support for 2G networks alone. Photos snapped by the rear …

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Nov 13

Microsoft's Kinect-based sign language translator could help deaf and hearing

Microsoft's Kinect-based sign language translator could help deaf and hearing … Earlier this week, Microsoft's research arm showed a project in Asia that have a positive impact on the lives of deaf people – or those who have hearing loss to a greater or lesser degree – who use sign language. The project uses data …

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Oct 29

Google will update Chrome for Windows XP through 2015, beyond Microsoft's

Google will update Chrome for Windows XP through 2015, beyond Microsoft's … Though XP is over a decade old, the metrics firm Net Applications pegs it as one of the most popular operating systems around today, second only to Windows 7. For Google, the move could help get businesses on board with using Chrome, as …

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Sep 24

Microsoft's calling? Beware of this scam

Microsoft's calling? Beware of this scam This is Microsoft tech support and we have detected a serious virus in your computer and we need you to log on right away so we can help you. That's what the male … Something about the call made retiree McGlone's "antenna go up." First, they didn't … Read …

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