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Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. Its best known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, the Microsoft Office suite, and the Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers. Its flagship hardware products are the Xbox video game consoles and the Microsoft Surface lineup of touchscreen personal computers. Microsoft ranked No. 21 in the 2020 Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue; it was the world's largest software maker by revenue as of 2016. It is considered one of the Big Five companies in the U.S. information technology industry, along with Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook.

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'Significant' vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Exchange servers -WH [Video]

'Significant' vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Exchange servers -WH

The White House said on Friday that the hackers exploiting the recently disclosed flaw in Microsoft's Exchange email software are an ongoing problem.

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On GPS: Bill Gates on the climate crisis [Video]

On GPS: Bill Gates on the climate crisis

The Microsoft co-founder details how he came to write about climate change and lays out plans from his new book: “How to Avoid a Climate Disaster.”

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GPS Web Extra: Bill Gates on stopping misinformation [Video]

GPS Web Extra: Bill Gates on stopping misinformation

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates tells Fareed how big tech and the U.S. government must work together to stop misinformation.

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SolarWinds hack worse than thought -Senate panel [Video]

SolarWinds hack worse than thought -Senate panel

Top executives at Texas-based software company SolarWinds, Microsoft and cybersecurity firms FireEye and CrowdStrike Holdings defended their conduct in breaches blamed on Russian hackers and sought to..

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Microsoft Office launches new tablet-friendly version app on iPad [Video]

Microsoft Office launches new tablet-friendly version app on iPad

Microsoft has a treat for Apple users as it launched a new fully optimized tablet-friendly app for the iPadOS platform. Microsoft launched its unified Office mobile app for iOS and Android back in 2019..

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Why Microsoft backs Australia's pay for news proposal [Video]

Why Microsoft backs Australia's pay for news proposal

Microsoft President Brad Smith weighs in on Australia’s proposed legislation to compensate news publishers for their content on tech platforms.

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PlayStation 5 to soon launch multiplayer game 'Final Fantasy XIV' [Video]

PlayStation 5 to soon launch multiplayer game 'Final Fantasy XIV'

The game-fanatics have a reason to rejoice as the massively multiplayer online role-playing game 'Final Fantasy XIV' is soon coming to PlayStation 5. According to The Verge, the developer Square-Enix..

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Microsoft launches 'Viva' to re-examine corporate intranet [Video]

Microsoft launches 'Viva' to re-examine corporate intranet

The American multinational technology company, Microsoft Corporation has launched a new worker experience platform to reconsider the corporate intranet following what enormous organisations use to..

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Microsoft ने Noida में ताजमहल की तर्ज पर बनाया खूबसूरत ऑफि [Video]

Microsoft ने Noida में ताजमहल की तर्ज पर बनाया खूबसूरत ऑफि

टेक्नोलॉजी कंपनी Microsoft ने नोएडा में आलीशान ऑफिस खोला है। जिसकी मनमोहक..

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Bill Gates surprised by virus conspiracy theories [Video]

Bill Gates surprised by virus conspiracy theories

Microsoft co-founder turned philanthropist Bill Gates said Wednesday he has been taken aback by the volume of “crazy” and “evil” conspiracy theories about him spreading on social media during..

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Xbox Game Pass grows to 18 million members [Video]

Xbox Game Pass grows to 18 million members

Microsoft's subscription service has grown by a net total of three million users.

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'Crazy and evil': Bill Gates surprised by conspiracies [Video]

'Crazy and evil': Bill Gates surprised by conspiracies

Microsoft co-founder turned philanthropist Bill Gates says he has been taken aback by the volume of "crazy" and "evil" conspiracy theories about him spreading on social media during the COVID-19..

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Microsoft joins GM, Cruise self-driving partnership [Video]

Microsoft joins GM, Cruise self-driving partnership

Self-driving car maker Cruise and majority shareholder General Motors said on Tuesday they would partner with Microsoft to accelerate the commercialization of driverless vehicles. Conway G. Gittens has..

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GM Up 9% After Deal With Microsoft Revealed [Video]

GM Up 9% After Deal With Microsoft Revealed

General Motors gained as much as 8.9% to a record high on Tuesday. The gain comes on news that its autonomous vehicle subsidiary, Cruise, is receiving a large investment from Microsoft. Microsoft joins..

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Hear why Microsoft president is suspending US political donations [Video]

Hear why Microsoft president is suspending US political donations

Microsoft is among many companies suspending political donations in the wake of the Capitol riots. Microsoft President Brad Smith discusses that decision and the company’s efforts to keep data on..

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Lenovo announces 'ThinkReality A3' enterprise AR glasses [Video]

Lenovo announces 'ThinkReality A3' enterprise AR glasses

Chinese multinational technology company Lenovo is finally entering the Augmented Reality space by announcing the impending arrival of the 'ThinkReality A3'. This pair of enterprise AR glasses looks to..

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CBI case against software firms for sending pop-up messages on PCs, raids at 10 places

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Oracle Reportedly Wins Bid to Control TikTok in U.S., Microsoft Out

Microsoft is pulling the plug on any potential plans to take over TikTok's operations here in the States -- but a new player has reportedly emerged to take the spoils ... Oracle. The Wall Street..
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Microsoft to skill 900 academicians in India, train in quantum computing from top institutes

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Donald Trump calls Oracle 'good company', says could handle acquisition of Tik Tok in US

He also said that other companies like Microsoft, Tiktok are in the run for purchasing TikTok
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President Trump Says TikTok Will Shut Down by Sept. 15 Unless Deal's Made

President Trump's set a deadline for Microsoft -- or any other tech giant for that matter -- to buy TikTok's U.S. operations or he'll shut the app down for good. The Prez spoke to reporters Monday at..
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‘Bug bounty’ helps techies make a killing amid Covid lockdown

The Gandhinagar resident is part of a growing tribe of highly skilled programmers who can scan codes to detect vulnerabilities. Nikhil Srivastava, an Ahmedabad-based cyber security expert and mentor,..
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Andhra government switches to online classes using video-conferencing

The state has been conducting virtual classes using video conferencing platforms such as Skype, Cisco, Google Meet and Microsoft Teams to conduct online classes.
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Bill Gates hails PM’s leadership in effort to contain Covid

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates on Wednesday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi and gave a thumbs-up to the government’s efforts to flatten the curve of the coronavirus pandemic. “We commend your..
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Under lockdown, Italy's social and family life goes virtual

As 60 million Italians face a coronavirus country-wide lockdown, many daily interactions among family, friends and colleagues have moved to messaging platforms such as Facebook Inc's WhatsApp and..
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Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates steps down from Microsoft board

The most-renowned entrepreneur of the personal computer revolution has featured on the business magazine's list of the wealthiest people since 1987.
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World would face 'highly infectious virus': Bill Gates predicted in 2015

A 2015 video of Microsoft founder Bill Gates where he had predicted that the world would struggle to cope with a "highly infectious virus" has resurfaced as the world battles with the outbreak of novel..
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Google asks staff to work from home after employee in Bengaluru office tests positive for coronavirus

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Vatican joins IBM, Microsoft to call for facial recognition regulation

The Vatican joined forces with tech giants Microsoft and IBM on Friday to promote the ethical development of artificial intelligence (AI) and call for regulation of intrusive technologies such as..
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Pope to endorse principles on AI ethics with Microsoft, IBM

Vatican officials on Friday planned to release principles promoting the ethical use of artificial intelligence (AI), with the backing of Microsoft Corp and International Business Machines Corp as the..
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BJP MP targets Microsoft CEO: Literate needs to be educated

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella statement that "CAA is just bad for India" has not gone down well with the BJP, and party MP Meenakshi Lekhi trained guns at the corporate biggie on Tuesday.
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Satya Nadella on CAA: Hoping immigrants can benefit Indian society, economy

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has commented on the situation in the country and said that every country should protect national security and set immigration policy accordingly.
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Microsoft CEO Nadella says saddened by India's citizenship law: BuzzFeed

Microsoft Corp's India-born Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella said he was saddened by a new citizenship law based on religion that was recently implemented in his home country, BuzzFeed News..
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Farmers need info in climate fight: Bill Gates

“We can help the world’s two billion smallholders (farmers) adapt to climate change much quicker if everybody in the agriculture sector has access to quality information,” Microsoft founder and..
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Tech companies back independent watchdog to tackle online extremism

A global working group set up by Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Microsoft to remove extremist content will become an independent watchdog working "to respond quicker and work more collaboratively to..
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After Microsoft, now Google to open AI lab in India

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Hyderabad: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's father BN Yugandhar passes away at 80

Known for his simplicity, Yugandhar was an IAS officer of 1962-batch.
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