Inside Microsoft's ambitious plan to build underwater data centres

Anirban Ghoshal

Data centres are now going under water. Tech giant Microsoft says it is leveraging technology from submarines and working with ....

8 June, 2018

Microsoft adds IoT capabilities to Windows, launches conference room displays

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft has released a new Windows-based IoT (Internet of Things) service as well as conference ....

7 June, 2018
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Microsoft's talking camera app for visually impaired users now reads rupee notes

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft’s talking camera app for the visually impaired can now detect Indian currency notes and narrate denominations ....

6 June, 2018

Microsoft to add tools to GitHub, but vows to keep open-source site independent

Anirban Ghoshal

Microsoft said the tech giant plans to bring its developer tools and services to the recently acquired coding website GitHub, ....

5 June, 2018

Microsoft to buy coding platform GitHub for $7.5 bn

Reuters

Microsoft Corp said on Monday it would buy privately-held coding website GitHub Inc for $7.5 billion in an all-stock deal ....

4 June, 2018

Microsoft may buy coding repository GitHub for $5 bn

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft is set to acquire software development platform GitHub for more than $5 billion and a deal could be announced ....

4 June, 2018
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Google's Duplex isn't the only one — Microsoft's new AI bot can make calls too

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft has built a new artificial intelligence-based bot-cum-digital assistant that can make calls just like Google's ....

23 May, 2018

Microsoft to use AI to curb fake news on LinkedIn, Bing

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft is developing artificial intelligence-programme to tackle fake news on its search platform ....

14 May, 2018

Microsoft will spend $5 bn to spur IoT innovation

Anirban Ghoshal

Redmond-headquartered tech giant Microsoft will invest $5 billion in the Internet of Things (IoT) globally over the next four ....

5 April, 2018

Microsoft Ventures to set up office in India; to invest in IoT, blockchain

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft has decided to reorient the strategy of its venture capital arm by setting up a new office ....

29 March, 2018
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Microsoft to set up data centres in Middle East amid cloud war with Amazon 

Anirban Ghoshal

In a bid to step up its game against Jeff Bezos-led Amazon's cloud subsidiary Amazon Web Services (AWS), Satya Nadella-led ....

15 March, 2018

SMBs can boost cash flows by adopting cloud tech: Microsoft study

Anirban Ghoshal

Cloud technology can help small and medium businesses (SMBs) improve their cash flows by 308%, a report in The Press Trust of ....

12 March, 2018

Microsoft’s AI network to help Apollo Hospitals in early detection of heart diseases

Anirban Ghoshal

Expanding its artificial intelligence capabilities, Redmond-headquartered Microsoft has tied up with Chennai-based Apollo Hospitals ....

12 March, 2018

McAfee extends cloud security solution to Microsoft's Azure platform

Anirban Ghoshal

US-based digital security company McAfee is extending its cloud security platform to protect Satya Nadella-led Microsoft's ....

7 March, 2018

Microsoft floats $500 mn startup programme

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft is launching a programme named Microsoft for Startups to offer technology access and go-to-market and community ....

15 February, 2018

What's inside Aadhaar-linked Skype Lite?

Disha Sharma

Skype Lite, the 13MB video-calling app that works flawlessly even on a slow network, could well be the answer to the woes of scores ....

23 February, 2017

Flipkart in talks to raise $1.5 bn from Microsoft, eBay and others

Binu Paul

Home-grown ecommerce major Flipkart is in talks with a bunch of investors to raise a significantly large round of investment as ....

22 February, 2017

Microsoft's India cloud plans get booster shot as Flipkart signs up

Manu P Toms

Global technology leader Microsoft and India's top e-commerce firm Flipkart have announced a broad collaboration under which, ....

20 February, 2017

Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 bn

Arti Singh

Microsoft Corp has agreed to acquire LinkedIn Corp for $26.2 billion in a deal that will combine the world's biggest software ....

13 June, 2016

Pitch your ideas at WSJDLive Global Startup Showcase; Satya Nadella, Sheryl Sandberg to attend

Team TC

Indian entrepreneurs and startups who believe they have a business idea that can be applied globally will have a chance to present ....

30 April, 2016

Microsoft to cover 500K Indian villages with low-cost broadband

PTI

Intending to become a partner in the ambitious Digital India programme, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella today said his company will ....

27 September, 2015